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Artist Trust / EDGE Professional Development Program for Visual Artists / Port Townsend

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Event info
http://artisttrust.org/files/programs/EDGE-FY15.pdf
Venue

Centrum
223 Battery Way
Port Townsend, WA

Venue info
http://centrum.org/
Event Fee

$715 for members; $795 for non-members

Scholarships are available by request through the Artist Trust Need-Based Scholarship Fund and The Latino/a & Filipino/a Scholarship Funds for Professional Development for Latino/a & Filipino/a artists. Artist Trust grants only one scholarship per accepted EDGE participant each year. Scholarship information will become available upon acceptance to EDGE. The scholarship will cover a portion of the EDGE tuition. The final amount depends on the number of artists seeking assistance.

Event Information

EDGE offers artists a comprehensive survey of professional practices through a hands-on, interactive curriculum that includes instruction by professionals in the field as well as specialized presentations, panel discussions, and assignments. EDGE provides artists with the relevant and necessary entrepreneurial skills to achieve their personal career goals as well as to develop peer support and exchange.

Application Deadline: June 30, 2015, 5pm

Click here for more information and to apply!

Artist Trust invites visual artists in Washington State to apply to the EDGE Professional Development Program. The EDGE Program offers artists a comprehensive survey of professional practices through a hands-on, interactive curriculum that includes instruction by professionals in the field as well as specialized presentations, panel discussions, and assignments. The objective of the EDGE Program is to provide artists with the relevant and necessary entrepreneurial skills to achieve their personal career goals as well as to develop peer support and exchange. Since 2003, over 600 artists have successfully completed the EDGE Program.

EDGE Curriculum
  —Professional Portfolio
  —The Business of Art
  —Supporting Your Artwork
  —Communication, Marketing and Outreach

This is a one-week intensive presented at Centrum, a center for arts and creative education located in historic Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend. Fees include lodging for the week. The program will begin at 12:00pm on Saturday, October, 24. Full sessions will then run 9:00am – 5:30pm from Sunday, October 25 through Friday, October 30.

The final presentations will be on Saturday, October 31th, 9:00am – 12:00pm.

Interested disciplines

Craft, Photography, Visual Arts