Empowering The Artist – Free workshops
TImes: 11.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Dates: Saturday, 14th September and Saturday, 28th September 2019
Venue: The Bluebell Arts Project, Gasyard Centre, 128 Lecky Road, Brandywell, Derry BT48 6NP
These 4 FREE personal development workshops for artists of all abilities, arts workers and other interested parties will be:
- Personal Wellbeing
Artists often spend much time working or preparing work in isolation from others. This workshop teaches participants mental and physical exercises and techniques to maintain good health and well being.
- A Career in The Arts? – Workshop, Talk and Q & A with 2 Arts professionals
Many professional artists require additional employment to keep body and soul together whilst still being working and exhibiting artists. This workshop will provide an opportunity to engage with and question 2 such professionals; an artist who also works in a local arts organisation and a local artist who is also a practising creative arts psychotherapist.
- Social Media, Promotion and Marketing your Work
This practical workshop will provide training into how Social Media can become an effective tool in the promotion of your art to a wider audience.and potential market.
- Creating and Editing Photographic Images Of your Work
This practical workshop will show artists how to create images of their work for social media, posters, flyers, leaflets, PR.
Whether you have previously exhibited or not, all work is welcome for consideration.
This exhibition is Funded by The Arts Council of Northern Ireland