The Carbondale Council for Arts & Humanities (CCAH), The North Fork Creative
Coalition, and the Blue Sage Center for the Arts are joining forces to host CREATIVE VENTURES: Workshops on the Business of Art in the New Creative Economy. Workshops will take place on Sat., Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Third Street Center, Carbondale.
Creative Ventures is a two part series of affordable workshops for both established and emerging artists seeking professional development in business and marketing skills. The second workshop will take place spring of 2014 in Paonia.
The first Creative Ventures series offers three workshops on practical skills required for presentation as well as fresh ideas for managing one’s art business in the current economic and digital climate. The workshops will include The Do’s & Don’ts of Framing with professional framer Mikeeta Bennett, The Business of Art: from authenticity & ethics to exhibition & sales with awardwinning artist Wewer Keohane, and Alternative
Ways to Get Your Work Out There with Michael Coniff, from the Isaacson School of New Media, and CCAH’s Director of Design and Marketing, Laura Stover.
The workshops are free for members of CCAH or the Blue Sage Center for the Arts, and are $20 for non members. All participants must preregister by Nov. 7. For more information or to register visit www.carbondalearts.com or call (970) 9631680.