Art Business 102: Marketing for Artists

Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will offer a free seminar, “Art Business 102: Marketing for Artists,” on Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Sarah Powers, Executive Director of the Visual Art Exchange in Raleigh, will be the presenter.

This course will offer an in-depth look at the many ways artists can market themselves and their work in their communities and beyond. Topics to be covered include: ways to tap existing connections and build a community of support; the many ways artists can easily build a low-cost, easy to maintain a website; how to use free social networking sites to create an online presence; and additional creative ways artists can use public relations to get some attention in the news.  

Register by calling the BDEC at (336) 599-0032.