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Artist Trust, Bainbridge Island / How to Apply for an Artist Grant

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8890 Three Tree Lane NE,
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

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Free with registration.

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Event Information

This seminar, led by Artist Trust Program Manager Lydia Boss, provides an overview of applying for artist grants. You’ll learn about funding opportunities available for you and your projects, how the grantmaking process works, and tips to make your next application stand out.

*”This workshop is open to artists of all disciplines who are interested in applying for GAP

- Hear from local artists about the grant application process
- Understanding the components of a solid grant application
- How the application and selection process works from start to finish
- Funding opportunities available for your work
- Resources for additional support
- Reference guides with sample applications

Email Zach Frimmel for any questions about the workshop.

Lydia Boss

Lydia Boss is an interdisciplinary artist with a diverse professional background rooted in teaching, curating, creative programming, and nonprofit administration. She has a long history as a teaching artist, often working with underserved communities and at-risk youth. Originally from Toledo, Ohio, Lydia graduated with a BFA from Bowling Green State University and soon after relocated to Seattle to work in the glass community. Her passion for art and design has led her to work with acclaimed artists and study at craft institutions around the world. She has exhibited her work internationally and currently has a studio in the International District.

Interested disciplines

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.