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Postponed – DOLLARS & SENSE – FROM STARVING ARTIST TO FAT BELLY ARTIST! w/JEFFERSON MACK Postponed to a later date

April 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

This class is postpone to a later date. 

Please complete our waitlist form to be notified when this class is available:  waitlist form.

Dollars & Sense –  Are you Running a Business or a Hobby?

Sunday, April 24,  9:00 – 12 noon 

Master blacksmith Jefferson Mack will continue a round table discussion on basic business practices for artists.  Strategies for taking your hobby or small business to the next level.  Topics include types of businesses, venues for sales, developing business proposals, calculating overhead to price your work.  No business topic is off the table.
Participants should bring their personal business concerns and questions.  Jefferson will guide the discussion to address participants questions. 
  • How do you determine your hard costs and profit margin?
  • How do you market your artwork to stores, catalogs, etc?
  • Basic cold calling techniques: Writing a cold call script; Best times to call.

This is an ongoing monthly round table discussion where you can develop marketing strategies and check back in to see how you’re doing and what you can do more effectively or differently.

Prior participants are encouraged to join this session and continue the conversation and learning process.

4 minimum/ no maximum

Tuition:  $45

Pre-registration required.

Please be sure to arrive a few minutes early to get settled.

Any questions? Please email Spark@thecuriousforge.org

We do our best to follow all Nevada County covid safety guidelines to ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone.

Cancellation/Refund Policy: By purchasing you agree to our policies found here.

Jefferson Mack’s Bio:  Jefferson has been a master blacksmith for over 25 years. His work can be found in hundreds of homes and corporate interiors all over the US and even in Hong Kong.   Visit his website, MetalMack.com

 

Please complete our waitlist form to be notified when this class is available:  waitlist form.

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Venue

The Curious Forge
13024 Bitney Springs Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959 United States
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Phone:
530-446-2777
View Venue Website

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Venue

The Curious Forge
13024 Bitney Springs Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
530-446-2777
View Venue Website