Work of Art: Business Skills for Artists
This special Professional Development Series is brought to the Donkey Mill by Springboard for the Arts, in St. Paul, Minnesota. It has been developed to be useful to artists practicing in all disciplines—visual, performing and literary arts. The workshops are designed to work together or stand alone.
Members: $45 per class or $165 for all 4
Nonmembers:$50 per class or $185 for all 4.
For more information call: (808) 322-3362 or visit: www.donkeymillartcenter.org
7 Feb - Social Media for Artists
Friday, February 7 from 5:30 - 8:30pm
This crash course in social media will equip you with a better understanding of the what, how and why of online tools for marketing your work, staying abreast of your field and connecting to your clients and colleagues.
14 Feb - Simple Business Plans for Artists/Promotional Tool Kits
Friday, February 14 from 10am - 1pm
This session explains how to prepare a simple business plan, in arts friendly language.
21 February - Marketing for Artists
Friday, February 21 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
This session is devoted to identifying the right audience for your artistic output, positioning yourself, and developing marketing strategies and a marketing plan geared for that audience.
28 February - Recordkeeping for Artists/Pricing Work
Friday, Feb 28 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
How does your actual income compare with your desired income? If working with numbers drives you crazy, we have clear, simple methods for setting up your financial books. Learn how Budgets and Cash Flow Statements help you plan for profit (it isn’t just whatever is left at the end.)