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PDP News: A Back to School Webinar Special, Tips & Tools for Artists & More!

August 26, 2014



BACK TO SCHOOL: FALL WEBINAR DISCOUNT

To kick off the fall season, all Creative Capital webinars in September and October are 20% off when you use the code FALL2014. With a wide range of professional development topics, why take just one, when you can take all seven at the discounted rate! Save the date for our upcoming topics:

-September 15: Real Life Budgeting, with Andrew Simonet
-September 18:Applying For Grants & Residencies: Strategies For Writers, with Ethan Nosowsky
-September 22: Social Media - How To Be Everywhere All The Time, with Eve Mosher
-NEW! September 29: Artists Raising Kids, with Andrew Simonet
-October 2: Web Site, Blog & Email Essentials, with Sue Schaffner
-October 9: Creating a Marketing Strategy, with Dread Scott
-NEW! October 16: Value-Based Goal Setting, with Susan Koblin Schear

NEW! ARTISTS RAISING KIDS WEBINAR

If you're a parent or thinking of becoming one, this webinar is for you! Launching on September 29, Artists Raising Kids will share the principles and tools that help artist parents thrive. A special thanks to those who responded to our survey by sharing their own stories on the challenges and rewards of parenting as artists.

>> Can't make the live event? If you pre-register, you will receive a recording of the live webinar, which you can watch at your leisure.

>> Catch up on topics you've missed! Recordings of Conversations Inside and other select webinars are now available for purchase after the event. Browse our on-demand webinars.


ON THE ROAD: WHERE WE'LL BE THIS FALL


ARTISTS SUMMER INSTITUTE

This year marked the 5th Anniversary of the Artist Summer Institute, an on-going collaboration between Creative Capital and LMCC, that brings together 55 emerging and established NYC artists every year to learn the ins-and-outs of strategic planning, verbal communication and financial literacy. See more photos on our blog, The Lab


IOWA

A big welcome to Iowa Arts Council, our newest partner who hosted PDP's first workshop in that state earlier this month. With the recent additions of Iowa - and Alaska in May - we've now presented workshops in 37 states.

Interested in partnering with PDP to bring a workshop to your city? Learn more on our website


TIPS AND TOOLS FOR ARTISTS

On Creative Capital's blog The Lab, we share tips and resources for artists working in all disciplines. This includes the popular Page from Our Handbook series of best practices, which is based on the Artist's Tools Handbook we give to each PDP core workshop participant. Check out our recent posts:  

NEW! A Page From Our Handbook: Intro to Budgeting for Artists

A Page from Our Handbook: Writing a Proposal

A Page from Our Handbook: Building Relationships With Funders


PDP STORIES
 

Gabriela Sanchez, Cultural Enrichment and Facilities Manager at Taller Puertorriqueño in Philadelphia, experienced our Spanish-language Workshop as both a collaborator and an artist: "I am walking away with more passion to improve myself as an artist, manager and person. This workshop has been one of the most resourceful learning experiences for me!

 Read more about the workshop in Philly on our blog, The Lab.  

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