Art-Preneur Artist Masterclass

/Art-Preneur Artist Masterclass

Art-Preneur Artist Masterclass

JOIN US FOR A FUN-FILLED DAY OF CREATIVE EXCELLENCE! An Opportunity for All Creatives – Artists, Performers, Writers, Musicians, Artisans, and hobbyists – to learn how to be a badass in your creative business. Join us on October 10th, 2023, for this full-day workshop.

Are you an aspiring or seasoned artist or creative in Northwestern PA with dreams of running a successful creative business? Do you want to demystify the complex world of art marketing, art sales, pricing, and more? Look no further! We’re thrilled to announce our upcoming full-day workshop that will provide you with the essential knowledge and tools to take your artistic journey to the next level.

This FREE (supported by a grant from Erie Arts & Culture, with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts) workshop is designed to help creatives master the business of being full-time creatives.

Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect during this transformative day:

🌅 Morning Networking (9 AM – 10 AM): CREATIVE MEET AND GREET – Kickstart the day with delicious coffee, scones, and muffins provided by Woods & River Coffee.

🎨 Morning Session (10 AM – 11:45 AM): LET’S GET THIS PARTY STARTED – Dive into the fundamentals of starting a creative business. Learn about creating a solid business plan, setting realistic goals, and managing your expectations.

🥪 Lunch Break (12 PM – 12:45 PM): BREAK TIME – Enjoy a scrumptious lunch snack supplied by Core Goods, recharge, and network with fellow artists.

🎨 Afternoon Sessions (1 PM – 4 PM): THE MEAT AND POTATOES – Get ready to explore the core aspects of your creative business journey:

  • 1 PM – Pricing and Showcasing Your Art: Discover the art of pricing your creations and mastering various avenues, including festivals, galleries, and DIY selling.
  • 2 PM – Creative Marketing: Uncover innovative techniques for marketing your art both online and offline.
  • 3 PM – Maximizing Your Web Presence: Learn how to make the most of your online footprint and build a powerful digital presence.
  • 4 PM – Capitalizing on Creativity: Find out how to get your art in front of a wider audience and leverage your unique talents.

📢 ARTIST Q&A (5 PM): Recharge with delectable snacks from a local shop and get ready for an enlightening Q&A session where you can ask your burning questions and receive expert advice.

📚 Workshop Materials: Attendees will receive workbooks, checklists, Stickers and additional resources to reinforce the workshop’s key takeaways.

🎥 Bonus: Can’t attend in person? No worries! We’ll be recording the workshop and offering it as a free webinar, so you can still benefit from this invaluable content.

Our goal is to empower local artists to break boundaries and make a positive impact on the Northwestern PA artistic community. Join us on this exciting journey to unlock your creative business potential!

We can’t wait to inspire and support you on your artistic endeavors. Let’s make your creative dreams a reality!

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Oil City Library

2 Central Ave.

Oil City, PA 16301

 

Phone: (814) 678-3072

Fax: (814) 676-8028