Artrepreneur

The Chippewa Valley has been gaining national attention for its recent revitalization and the arts community is a big reason why. Whether you’re new to the arts community or you’ve been putting your creative touches on the area for years, we are focusing on providing programs that are designed with you in mind.

These programs aim to:

  • Connect you with other artrepreneurs to learn from one another and build a stronger arts community
  • Teach you new ideas and strategies to help build your business
  • Show you how to find funding to support your projects

Enroll in more than one and automatically receive 10% off your total cost!

Programs in this Series

Business Basics & Recordkeeping for Artists

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Business
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Artrepreneur
Next Session April 16, 2019 in Eau Claire
Description Running a business involves several factors and can be challenging. Artists and creatives also need to consider factors that other business owners may not. This workshop will cover the basics of business and recordkeeping.

Career Planning & Time Management for Creatives

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Business
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Artrepreneur
Description You’ve got the creative part down, now learn how to make a career as an artist. Learn how to develop a career plan, how to organize yourself with time management tools for artists, and more.

Pricing your Work

Key Program Information
Categories Business | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Artrepreneur
Next Session May 21, 2019 in Eau Claire
Description When you run your own business, it’s important to know what you need to charge in order to sustain yourself. This workshop will focus on considering multiple factors when pricing your art.

The Artist Portfolio & Statement

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Business
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Face-to-Face
Series Artrepreneur
Next Session June 18, 2019 in Eau Claire
Description Being able to clearly articulate your abilities and showcase your talents as an artrepreneur can make a difference when you’re trying to secure project work. Learn how to build an artist’s portfolio and statement from an experienced director of the arts.