A New Online Course for Artists to Create DIY Residencies Plus More November Courses

Announcing a new course! Creative entrepreneur Neil Ramsay specializes in creating custom-made residencies. In his webinar, Designed Interdependence: DIY Residencies on November 13, he will explore the idea of conceiving and proposing your own, personalized artist residency that stresses the key values that artists specifically bring to the table as creative individuals.

Monday, November 13, 2017
7:00pm—8:30pm EST » $25
Check out more professional development courses coming up in November below.

Unlocking Europe: Commissions & Festivals Revealed
Frustrated by the art market in the US? Artist Kurt Perschke has built his career around working with presenters all over Europe. In this course, he will teach you how to find commissions and art festivals in Europe, how to write tech riders, and about negotiation tactics specific to arts organizations outside the US.
The webinar was “Life-changing… Seeing a sample tech rider—I’ve used it as my model to write mine for an upcoming festival deadline!” — past participant

Monday, November 6, 2017
7:00pm—8:30pm EST » $25

Producing & Funding Your Community Engagement Campaign
In the past few years, Stephanie Bleyer has raised millions of dollars for engagement campaigns for over 20 social justice projects. She will teach artists of all disciplines how to create a plan, partner effectively, find an audience and measure the impact of a project once it’s completed.
“My work is about getting people to get off their duff and do something.” — Stephanie Bleyer

Monday, November 20, 2017
7:00pm—8:30pm EST » $25

Artists Raising Kids
Choreographer and father of two, Andrew Simonet leads this course that he wishes he had taken years ago. Based on a national survey and a series of in-depth interviews, the webinar includes principles and tools that help artist parents thrive. Andrew offers a realistic and positive look at the artist parent life.
“We can see parenting as a distilling of our lives, trimming back to the really essential things, the simpler things in our work and our mission.” — Andrew Simonet

Thursday, November 30, 2017
7:00pm—8:30pm EST » $25

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