We offer workshops on topics relevant to the needs and interests of creative and small business people, and independent artists. Workshop attendance is limited to small groups so that there is ample time to address some individual questions. Your payment confirms your reservation. You may pay by check or online - your payment must be received at least one week in advance of the workshop date. Checks may be made payable to Granite State Arts Market and mailed to PO Box 172, Concord, NH 03301. Online payment options are offered in the listing for each workshop - payments are processed via Paypal. We are also available for private group trainings. Please contact us for more information and rates.
Market Orientation: Survival Skills for Market Newcomers
Are you signed up for outdoor shows this coming season (ours or any others)? Are you thinking about it? Come ask questions and learn what you need to know to make outdoor market selling a great experience.
This workshop will be held at 280 Pleasant St. in Concord, NH.
Next workshop date: 4/30/13. 6-8pm. This session is FREE. Please RSVP, space is limited. Email or call us to register.
We'll cover the DIY basics of creating your online presence - as well as the pros and cons of hiring specialists to help you create and manage your online home..
Learn about setting up a website using tools like Weebly or Wordpress, creating an online shop using sites like Etsy, and creating a framework and work plan for getting yourself out there.
Limited to 10 participants.
Next workshop: Next workshop: We are converting this educational topic into an even more accessible format. Stay tuned!
Social Media For Arts and Small Business
GSAM makes the most of social media for promoting arts-centered events. Let us show you how to make it work for you.
Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest are all great tools for promoting art and business. We'll also show you how to do more with less time. Limited to 10 participants to allow time for questions.
Next workshop: We are converting this educational topic into an even more accessible format. Stay tuned!
Bennies Info Night: Lifehacks and Creative Solutions for Independent Business People
We know what it's like to be an independent business person - there are important services and needs that you have to find solutions for, and it's hard to know where to start. We'll show you! Our guest experts will shine a light on solutions for legal questions, business set-up, bookkeeping, workers comp, health insurance, business financing, dental insurance, ways to protect yourself and your business and more!
Food and beverages provided, bring yourself, paper and a pen, and great questions!
Mixed format, time for listening and time for interacting and networking.
Location: 4 Bicentennial Sq, Concord, NH 03301.
Next workshop date: TBA Cost: TBA Please register ahead. Email or call us to register. Your payment confirms your registration.