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Springboard for the Arts Calendar of Events

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UPCOMING OFFERINGS FOR 9.21.20 GRAPHIC

Professional Development

9/17 - Ask Me Anything: Springboard ACCs

9/23 - Artists Respond - Info Session

9/24 - Q & A Session: Getting + Keeping Health Insurance

9/24 - Work of Art: Marketing

9/26 - Work of Art: Career Planning

10/1 - Work of Art: Promotions

10/3 - Work of Art: Time Management

10/8 - Work of Art: Grantwriting

10/10 - Work of Art: Portfolio Kit

10/15 - Work of Art: Time Management

10/17 - Work of Art: Marketing

10/21 - Work of Art: Career Planning

10/24 - Work of Art: Promotions

10/31 - Work of Art: Engaging Customers and Selling Your Work

11/4 - Work of Art: Time Management

11/7 - Work of Art: Pricing

11/14 - Work of Art: Recordkeeping

11/18 - Work of Art: Portfolio Kit

11/21 - Work of Art: Legal Considerations

12/2 - Work of Art: Marketing

12/5 - Work of Art: Funding

12/12 - Work of Art: Grantwriting

12/16 - Work of Art: Promotions

12/19 - Work of Art: Business Plan Essentials

1/13 - Work of Art: Pricing

1/27 - Work of Art: Recordkeeping

2/10 - Work of Art: Legal Considerations

2/24 - Work of Art: Funding

3/10 - Work of Art: Grantwriting

3/24 - Work of Art: Business Plan Essentials

4/7 - Work of Art: Engaging Customers and Selling Your Work

Artists' Events

9/22 - I'll Tell You a Story: A Hinge Arts Residency Retrospective

Important Resources

Get connected to Artist Career Consultants here: https://springboardforthearts.org/professional-growth/career-consultations/artist-career-consultants/

Find anti-racism resources here: bit.ly/ANTIRACISMRESOURCES

Find mutual aid and volunteer information here: https://springboardforthearts.org/resources-access/twin-cities-aid-distribution/

Find resources for Coronavirus/COVID-19 response here: https://springboardforthearts.org/coronavirus

Calendar of Events

September 22, 2020 6:00 pm
Free
I’ll Tell You A Story: A Hinge Arts Residency Retrospective

Spend an hour with Susan Smith-Grier as she shares her work and her experiences as a Hinge Arts Residency Artist. She’s been writing children’s stories, expanding her knowledge about writing for children and exploring the world of children’s literature during her five weeks of virtual residency. Kids and adults will enjoy listening to the stories crafted during this special time of creativity. Join us to hear her perspective on what it means to be a Hinge Arts Resident.

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September 23, 2020 7:00 pm
Free
Artists Respond – Info Session

Artists in Minnesota of all disciplines and career levels are invited to create moments of joy, solace, solidarity, sharing, and a sense of connection – for those who are feeling most isolated in these pandemic times. 
Online Platform: Zoom

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September 24, 2020 12:00 pm
Free
Q & A Session: Getting + Keeping Health Insurance

Join Springboard staff as they host a Q & A session with Julia McCarthy of Portico Healthnet, to answer your questions on what health insurance options are out there for you.
Online Platform: Zoom

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September 24, 2020 5:30 pm
Free
Work of Art: Marketing

Define your product, discover your target audience, make decisions about how you sell your work, and identify a budget and strategy for your artistic business. Presented in partnership with Dakota County Library.
Online Platform: Zoom

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September 26, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Career Planning

Where do you want to be both artistically and professionally? Learn how to define your values, identify key choices and develop a plan to achieve your career goals. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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September 30, 2020 5:00 pm
Free
Welcome Hinge Artist: Jodi Reeb!

Jodi Reeb will be participating in Springboard’s Hinge Arts residency this October. Join us for a virtual meet and greet to hear more about Jodi’s art practice and what she will be working on during her online residency. Bring your favorite drink or snack while we connect online!

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October 1, 2020 5:30 pm
Free
Work of Art: Promotions

Identify communication tools to fit your needs, craft engaging messaging, and build a basic promotions strategy with actionable steps to get the word out. Presented in partnership with Dakota County Library.
Online Platform: Zoom

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October 3, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Time Management

Discover analytical and tool-based approaches to tackle hurdles related to efficiency, flexibility and your work-life balance. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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October 8, 2020 5:30 pm
Free
Work of Art: Grantwriting

This workshop is designed to help individual artists and small arts groups to understand and prepare strong grant applications. Presented in partnership with Dakota County Library.
Online Platform: Zoom

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October 10, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Portfolio Kit

Focus on the essential elements of your portfolio: sharpening your artist statement, tailoring your artistic résumés, and selecting and formatting your work samples. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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October 15, 2020 5:30 pm
Free
Work of Art: Time Management

Discover analytical and tool-based approaches to tackle hurdles related to efficiency, flexibility and your work-life balance. Presented in partnership with Dakota County Library.
Online Platform: Zoom

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October 17, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Marketing

Define your product, discover your target audience, make decisions about how you sell your work, and identify a budget and strategy for your artistic business. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

Register
October 21, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Career Planning

Where do you want to be both artistically and professionally? Learn how to define your values, identify key choices and develop a plan to achieve your career goals.

Register
October 24, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Promotions

Identify communication tools to fit your needs, craft engaging messaging, and build a basic promotions strategy with actionable steps to get the word out. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

Register
October 31, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art+: Engaging Customers and Selling Your Work

Get practical tips for improving your sales technique and interacting with the public, in person or virtually, particularly in settings such as open studios and art crawls. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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November 4, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Time Management

Discover analytical and tool-based approaches to tackle hurdles related to efficiency, flexibility and your work-life balance.

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November 7, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Pricing

Discover an analytical approach to defining key elements that will help you calculate the costs and prices of your art for a variety of markets. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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November 14, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Recordkeeping

Learn how to track revenues and expenses, make informed projections, and gain a clearer understanding of your artistic business finances. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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November 18, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Portfolio Kit

Your portfolio is the core of your promotional material. Focus on the essential elements: sharpening your artist statement, tailoring your artistic resumés, and selecting and formatting your work samples.

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November 21, 2020 1:00 pm
Free
Work of Art: Legal Considerations

Obtain general information about your intellectual property, contract basics and structuring your artistic business. Presented in partnership with Hennepin County Library.
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams

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