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DOLLARS & SENSE – BASIC BUSINESS PRINCIPLES FOR ARTISTS w/JEFFERSON MACK

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm PST

- $45.00

Dollars & Sense –  Are you Running a Business or a Hobby?
Master blacksmith Jefferson Mack will hold a round table discussion on basic business practices for artists.  Jeffereson will give an overview on types of businesses, different venues for sales, developing proposals, and how to calculate overhead so you can accurately price your work, etc.
  • 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 will be 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.

Participants should bring their personal business concerns and questions.  Jefferson will guide the discussion to address those issues. 

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

Sunday, February 20,  9:00 – 12 noon

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

COVID precautions are taken at The Forge, per county guidelines, please wear face-covering while in The Curious Forge.

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

Details

Date:
February 20
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Cost:
$45.00

Organizer

The Forge

Venue

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

Date:
February 20
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Cost:
$45.00

Organizer

The Forge

Venue

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