98 Water Street
This course will teach how to set goals, create a mission statement, find craft venues and markets, apply for funding, identify target customer, pricing work, self promotion, branding, trade shows, wholesale shows, invoicing and financial management, taxes, copyrights, etc.
Every week the relevant experts/professionals will come to talk about the topic of the week. For example, a bookkeeper, wholesale buyers, etc.
The facilitator for the course will be Jody Racicot. Jody is a lifelong artist, craftsman and teacher. His furniture has been featured in National publications and has been exhibited from BC to PEI. Jody teaches the business of performing for Holland College’s school of Performing Arts. His work can be seen at jodyracicot.com.
This course is for emerging artisans, established artisans, small business owners, and craft shop owners.