Information and Skills to help arts groups and artists
Need to check a funding deadline? Want to know what are your rights as an artist? Looking for professional arts representation? Or want to prepare that business plan and market your art practice?
Arts Resources is a database of relevant links, tools and practical information you can use.
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Grow and succeed in your arts career with this intensive 6-part course designed for independent Ottawa region artists, arts collectives and arts groups. Explore more in-depth arts entrepreneurship skills and knowledge in a small group setting with a maximum of 16 participants.
They will be facilitated by Ethel Côté of mécènESS and 5 additional special expert guests.
Training will provide participants with skills to better plan and market their work with creative ‘business’ solutions for goal setting, marketing plans, legal essentials and financial risk management.
In this series you will learn to evaluate and articulate the different elements that go into planning and organizing your arts projects:
Jan 7: Setting your Purpose, Goals and Value Proposition
Jan 14: Building a Business Plan for Artists and Arts groups using the Business Model Canvas
Jan 21: Telling your story and pitching to potential supporters
Jan 28: Budgeting and Managing your Finances
Feb 4: Legal Essentials: Rights and responsibilities
Feb 11: Creating your Marketing Strategy and managing your relationships
For more information and to sign up for the series, click the button below.
Topics and Sub Topics
- Securing Funding
- Ottawa Funders
- Ontario Funders
- Canada Funders
- Grant proposal writing
- Fundraising Skills
- Advocacy & Research
- Research & Policy
- Promotion & Marketing
- Ottawa Arts News
- Audience Development
- Community and Outreach
- Community-engaged arts
- Digital Arts
- Career Development
- Training and Internships
- Getting started
- Organization Development
- Human Resources
- Board Development
- Financial Management
- Arts Spaces in Ottawa
- City of Ottawa
- Artist Unions & Associations
- By Disciplines
- Literary Arts Artists Unions & Associations
- Performing Arts Artist Unions & Associations
- Visual, Artisan & Media Arts
- By Disciplines
- Art Business and Finance
- Business Plans
- Health and Safety
- Arts Education
- Ottawa Arts Schools
- Ottawa Universities and Colleges
- Ottawa Art High Schools
- Administrative Tools