Preparing for Open Studios, April 30

What: ArtSpan presents Preparing for SF Open Studios

When: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 6–7:30pm

Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th)

How Much: Free admission, click here to RSVP 

SF Open Studios is a unique opportunity to help artists build their mailing lists, gain new admirers, and ultimately sustain a living making art. Get a head start on your preparations this year and hear answers to frequently asked questions. Whether you are hosting your first open studios, or are a seasoned veteran looking for fresh ideas, this workshop will provide best practices for marketing, promoting, and preparing for a successful open studios event! Topics to be discussed include: registering for SF Open Studios, to-do list timeline, tips for presenting your space, tools for closing an art sale and artist resources.

ArtSpan produces monthly workshops and discussions to aid artists with the professional side of their art practice.  Through these community events ArtSpan creates a platform for artists to thrive, fostering a Bay Area that values the arts.

The Make Art Your Business series is presented at SOMArts through participation in the Affordable Space Program, which provides below-market rental space, production and publicity assistance to nonprofit organizations. For more information visit our rentals page.