Artist Workshops

The Beaverton Arts Program is hosting artist workshops this fall presented by Jeffrey Howard. Since 2000, Jeffrey Howard has been helping artists manage their businesses and find ways to sell their work. His goal is to help artists get the tools they need to succeed and live the life they dream of. For more information, visit www.Facebook.com/howardart.

All workshops are free and open to the public. Please RSVP to any of these workshops by emailing artsmail@BeavertonOregon.gov with the workshop title in the subject line.

This program is funded by the City of Beaverton and Oregon Community Foundation.


Marketing Series


Networking


Monday, Oct. 3, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
The Beaverton Building, Council Chambers, 12725 SW Millikan Way

Learn how to connect with people who can assist in achieving goals and building friendships at the same time. Artists will get to create a strategy for finding these people, and attracting and engaging them all while having a great time doing it.

Building a Contact List


Monday, Oct. 10, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Beaverton Community Center, 12350 SW Fifth St. #100

Learn how to have fun managing contacts. Artists will learn different tactics for collecting new fans, examine different tools for managing them, and making real connections with people along the way.

Social Media Marketing


Monday, Oct. 24, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Beaverton City Library, Meeting Room B, 12375 SW Fifth St.

Learn the value of Social Media to art and how to use it to your advantage. Artists will learn how to write part of a Marketing Plan around a Social Media Marketing campaign.

Benefit Partner Marketing


Monday, Nov. 7, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Beaverton Activities Center, 12500 SW Allen Blvd.

Learn how to partner with local organizations to achieve social and philanthropic goals while growing business. Artists will leave with a plan and the tools to begin engaging the community.

Marketing Plan 101


Monday, Nov. 14, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Beaverton Community Center, 12350 SW Fifth St. #100

This is the culmination of the marketing series. Artists will leave with a real marketing plan in hand and concrete steps that can be taken to begin building an art business and achieving goals.