Artist INC Application Deadline EXTENDED to Friday at 5pm!

Artist INC is a cutting edge training program that empowers artists to create opportunities and take control of their careers. By addressing the specific business needs and challenges artists of all disciplines face every day, participants learn the business skills specific to their art practice and how apply those skills cooperatively with peers. Leveraging a class design that focuses on the three major components of adult learning (mentorship, peer networks, knowledge), artists learn collectively through artist facilitator mentoring, small group application activities, as well as large group discussion and multi-media lecture in March 2017.

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  • Applications accepted  through January 24, 2017
  • Fee to enroll for the 8 week session of Artist INC Live Lawrence is $150
  • Financial aid is available through the Lawrence Arts Center’s financial aid program
  • Stay up to date by joining Artist INC Live Lawrence on facebook
  • Find more information visit Artist INC 

  Seminar will take place Tuesdays 6-9pm, March 28 – May 16, 2017

  1. Session 1: The Business Art Paradox, strategic planning and goal setting for your art
  2. Session 2:: Budget is Not a Four Letter Word, managing money and financial planning
  3. Session 3:: Marketing Your Art (without selling your soul), communicating the message of your art
  4. Session 4: Better Than Pulling Teeth, writing about your work
  5. Session 5: Zen and the Law of Art, business structure, intellectual property, and basic legal issues facing artists
  6. Session 6: Show Me the Money, finding grants and fellowships and raising capital
  7. Session 7:, understanding the technology artists need to use
  8. Session 8: Opening Night: sharing your completed artist’s plan