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Starting a Creative Art Business Masterclass

  • 18 Jun 2022
  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Okehampton Library
  • Drawings, Cards & Stationery, Ceramic, Homeware, Homeware, Jewellery, Textiles, Homeware, Homeware, Paintings, Photography, Sculpture

This ArtMakers panel discussion will involve members of Kigbeare Studio & Gallery, Okehampton; other artists taking part to be confirmed, covering everything from registering self-employed through making, to marketing, and creating sales. Kigbeare Studios and Gallery is set in its own beautiful woodlands three miles from the town of Okehampton on the edge of Dartmoor. It comprises ten studio workshops and a beautiful gallery set around a landscaped courtyard of historic interest. It has regular makers, gallery shows and many courses throughout the year in a variety of craft disciplines. Discover the individual storys of how these artists created their business, transfering skills from different disiplines, learning how they market themselves and generating sales. What is it like starting as an artist and how do you get known?