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Entrepreneurship for Artists: Mindsets & Tools to Grow Your Arts Venture

May 13, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

ake your creative dreams and articulate them through a wide-angle view of the why, what, how, and for whom to bring your artistic venture to life. Using entrepreneurial tools taken from the very best business schools, you’ll work with tools like the Business Model Canvas, and S.W.O.T. analysis, and concepts like value propositions and diversifying revenue streams. You will learn how to develop your art aspirations into an intentional foundation for future success. Now is the time to create a strong foundation for your arts business.

This workshop is split into two parts:

May 13, 2020 @ 12 – 1 PM

May 20, 2020 @ 12 – 1 PM

To participate in this workshop you’ll need a laptop equipped with a camera and audio capability. Handouts and links to the webinar will be emailed to participants to print before the event.

About The Instructor

Instructor Jennifer Reis is a creative entrepreneur, artist, educator and gallery director who has over twenty-five years experience in arts business and administration. Currently an Assistant Professor of Arts Administration at UNC-Greensboro, she is also an award-winning trained facilitator for programs such as the AIR Institute of Berea College, Etsy’s Craft Entrepreneurship Program, Kauffman FastTrac and CoreFour entrepreneurship courses, and consults for community development, trade and cultural organizations throughout the U.S. Her artistic practice in hand-stitched textiles has been honored with numerous awards and she has been a visiting teacher at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, the John C.Campbell Folk School and many other locations.


May 13, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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