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Class: Business Skills For Artists

  • Art Association 240 S Glenwood Jackson, WY, 83001 USA (map)

Basic business skills for artists, in 4 sessions. Sign up for just 1 or all 4:

October 3: Present Yourself 1 - words

Artist statement, bio, resume, elevator speech - all those helpful documents. We will go over what these documents mean, ways to write them, and how they can come in handy.

October 10: Present Yourself 2 - images

Learn how to photograph your artwork - from casual photographs for social media to high resolution images for show entries & portfolios. We will also cover the basics of social media presentation: the website, online portfolios, facebook, instagram, pinterest… bring your questions and ideas, successful and otherwise for a round table discussion.

October 17: Etsy 101

Whether you have a slightly dusty Etsy shop or are curious about starting one, this will be the place to discuss Etsy pros & cons plus learn how to set up a successful shop. We will talk about images, shipping artwork, plus lots of marketing tips & tricks.

October 24: Marketing DIY

From the email newsletter, to business cards, to ads in local magazines - learn the basics of marketing your business.

These classes meet in the Painting & Printmaking Studio on the 3rd floor of the Center for the Arts.

Earlier Event: October 2
Class: Drawing Topics
Later Event: October 22
Class: More Throwing with Team Dowd