The 3rd Annual Artpreneur Workshop, a conference for creatives, will be held Friday, June 11, and Saturday, June 12. The two-day virtual and face-to-face event for creatives is sponsored by Fine Arts and Crafts Entrepreneurs (FAACE). The purpose is to share ideas and techniques, explore emerging trends, and sharpen business acumen.
The event is open to anyone interested in advancing in the business of the arts or learning more about selling what you create. Musicians, crafters, visual artists, designers, writers, inventors, and more will find help for starting a business, selling your work, crafting an online presence, developing a brand, and more tips for success.
Participants will learn from leading artists in their fields as well as each other, discuss the issues impacting success, expand skills, and network with emerging and professional creatives. Other topics include selling online, product photography, self-publishing, painting techniques, and more.
Workshops will be held from 1 to 6 pm Friday and 9 am to 3 pm Saturday.
Local and regional artists will talk on topics as varied as how to break into the wholesale art market to search engine optimization for your portfolio. Presenters include:
Kate Saville, renowned modern artist; Justin Clay, founder of Music from the Heart Fine Arts Facilities; Steven Stinchcomb, artist and proprietor of Turnipseed Farms and Nursery; Joyce Beverly, life story writer, editor, and founder of My Storyographer; Ramsey “Raz” Sibaja, graphic designer, illustrator, and comic book artist; and Jason Muldrow, founder of Muldrow Marketing.
Tickets to the two-day event, which are $25 for virtual attendance, $59 in-person. FAACE members receive a discount for the workshop and exemption from the jury fee for Magnolia Fien Arts Festival.
The event will be held at Hilton Garden Inn, 2010 Commerce Dr., Peachtree City. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.