BUSINESS WORKSHOPS – BIZARTS


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BIZARTS!

A new look, name and place for Art Without Limits Business Workshops
Admission donation $20, but any amount is appreciated
Please pre-register

Art With­out Lim­its gives work­shops in the busi­ness aspects of art.
Mate­r­ial will be cov­ered in these monthly work­shops for all art forms
in sub­jects we never learned in art schools.

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

“REFERRALS & NETWORKING: How to make a fortune with zero or a low budget!”
led by Fred Orsinger
Tuesday, June 12th, 5:30PM-7:30PM
Refreshments will be served.

Rabobank (by Milpas Roundabout) door 914 to the Right of Bank Entrance
914 Carpinteria Street, Santa Barbara, 93103

Admission Donation $20

 

Fred Orsinger

Many people have ideas about referrals and networking. While social media is popular, it can be very unsociable. As an artist, working by referral provides social opportunities that can be fun and enjoyable. With zero or low advertising budget, it can also be highly profitable. A business based on referrals will allow you more time to work on your art. It also creates a work-life balance that is flexible and adaptable for inevitably changing circumstances. Our parents told us not to talk to strangers, but it’s great business advice!
 
Fred Orsinger is a Realtor with Keller Williams Realty in Camarillo, CA for over 35 years. He is a member of the California Association of Realtors and was on a team of preferred agents. He is also an active member of the Masters of Business Chapter of Business Networking International, Inc. (BNI) with 227,000 members worldwide. Fred sits on the Advisory Board to the founder of BNI, Dr. Ivan Misner. In addition to his expertise in business networking, he is trained in Cross Cultural negotiations with a focus on Asian and Middle Eastern buyers. 

Pre-registration is Required www.awolsb.org

 

Calico Brown by Bob Regis2

Santa Bar­bara artists attend a work­shop in down­town Community Partners Center lead by Santa Calico Brown who explains the the advantages of using Google Docs for artists.

PAST WORKSHOPS (most recent at the top)

  • “Fundraising with Grants: Who and How Do I Ask?” – John Hammond
  • “Introduction to Taxes for Artists” – Diana Castro
  • “The Art of Successful Social Media” – Henry Rosas
  • “5 Keys to Get Noticed by the Media – and Options If You Don’t” – Julia McHugh
  • “BizArts Road Show” – Elizabeth Stewart
  • “The Power of Video” – Diane Mackenzie
  • “Career Steer” – Dug Uyesaka
  • “Financial Records?? But I’m an Artist!” – Howard Hudson
  • “Let’s Put On A Show! OMG! Now What Do I Do??” – Julie McLeod
  • “The Story Connection – Your Path to Artistic Success” – Bruce Hale
  • “Survival Essentials for Artists” – Sarah York Rubin
  • “Do Photography Intelligently” – Sol Hill
  • “Crowd Source Funding Which One’s for Me?” – Cecily Stewart and Julie McLeod
  • “Funding: Who and How Do I Ask?” – John Hammond
  • “Show Me The Money! The Ins & Outs of Fiscal Sponsorship” – Hannah Rubalcava & Julie McLeod
  • “Why Do I Need Insurance? I Am An ARTIST!” – Tom Caesar
  • “Dance Is What I Do” – Christopher Pilafian, Christina Sanchez and a panel of professional dancers
  • “Backstage at the Gallery with Curator Lynn Holley” – Lynn Holley
  • “A Chat with Maiza Hixson, Curator of Collections for the SB Arts Community” – Maiza Hixson
  • “How To Write A Killer News Release” – Julia McHugh
  • “Tax Savvy for Artists” – Howard Hudson
  • “How To Create A Successful Art Career!” – Sky Bergman
  • “How To Wow Your Audience, Be It One or Many!” – Ann Dusenberry
  • “Smooth Operating with Theater Contracts!” – David Asbell
  • “Investing In Your Creative Future!” – Arthur G. Swalley, CIMA
  • “The Art of Going Viral!” – Mitra Cline
  • “How to Deal with your Dealer” – Frank Goss and Jeremy Tessmer
  • “How to Get What You Want: Mediation & Negotiation” – Mark Whitehurst
  • “Taking It to the Airwaves” – Jim Sirianni and Lin Aubuchon
  • “Social Media 101” – Derren Ohanian
  • “What About Fiscal Sponsorship?” – Julie McLeod
  • “To Be or Not to Be…. Nonprofit, That Is” – Cynder Sinclair, D.M.
  • “Let’s Put on A Show! OMG! Now What Do I Do?” – Julie McLeod
  • “Two Indispensables In Life: Art and Taxes” – Howard Hudson
  • “A Chance To Chat with Rod Lathim” – Rod Lathim
  • “Crowd Source Funding” – Holly Unruh
  • “Successful Grant Writing for Artists” – Marianne Clark
  • “Tell Your Story, Build Your Art Business” – Bruce Hale
  • “Financial Savvy for Artists” – Brianna Aguilar
  • “Using Social Media as a Tool for Artists” – Jennifer Brown
  • “Tell Your Creative Arts and Nonprofit’s Story Using Photos and Video” – Julie McHugh, APR
  • “Take the Pain Out of Self-Promotion with Storytelling ” – Bruce Hale
  • “What’s It Worth? How Do I Get It On the Market?” – Elizabeth Stewart, Art Appraisal
  • “How to Write A Killer Press Release ” – Julia McHugh
  • “Bookkeeping for Artists” — Howard Hudson, CPA
  • “Build­ing a Web­site from Scratch” –Naseem Hyder
  • “More on Google Docs” – Cal­ico Brown
  • How to Brand Your­self as an Artist — Gillian Christie
  • Social Media for Artists — Der­ren Ohanian
  • Web­sites for Artists– Naseem Hyder
  • Bud­gets 101 — John Ogilvie
  • Get­ting Aquainted with Google Docs — Cal­ico Brown
  • Gallery Rep­re­sen­ta­tion — Nathan Vonk
  • The Mys­tery of Men­tor­ships — AWoL men­tors and mentees
  • What’s The Game Plan? (Cre­at­ing a busi­ness plan) — Tia Walker
  • How Should Artists File Taxes? — Howard Hud­son, CPA
  • Non­profit: To Be Or Not To Be, That Is The Ques­tion — Phil Hawes
  • How to Be Friends With Your The­atre Techie — Mark Johnson
  • Grant Writ­ing and Fis­cal Spon­sor­ship — Heather Stevenson
  • Gal­leries and Appraisals — Eliz­a­beth Stewart
  • Insur­ance? Who Needs It? I do? — Tom Caesar
  • Copy­rights: Why Can’t I Just Use it? — Ian Smith
  • The Busi­ness of Show Busi­ness — Mar­sha Bailey
  • Let’s Put On A Show! OMG! Now what do we do? — Julie McLeod
  • The­ater Pro­to­col and Con­tracts – Teri Ball
  • How to Write a Grant – Jerry Schwartz
  • How to Tell Your Story – Bruce Hale
  • How to Write a Killer Press Release – Julia McHugh
  • Social Media – Emilia Doerr
  • Legal Mat­ters and Copy­rights for Artists – Tim Boris
  • Account­ing and Busi­ness – Howard Hudson
  • Resumes, Head­shots and Audi­tions – Saman­tha Eve (pho­tos by Shan­non Jordan/Rod Rolle)
  • “Fac­ing the Pub­lic” with Faith Keating

INDIVIDUAL ONE-ON-ONE SESSIONS WITH ARTISTS HAVE BEEN GIVEN BY THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE:

  • Mary Heeb­ner
  • Ann Dusen­berry
  • Jeff Hud­gins
  • Colleen Kelly
  • Heather Silva
  • Eliz­a­beth Schwyzer
  • Dug Uye­saka
  • Eliz­a­beth Stewart
  • Dorothy Churchill-Johnson