Enrol now for NAVA Online Courses 2017

NAVA Online Courses starts again this April. Tailored to artists and arts administrators and led by industry professionals, NAVA Online Courses offer 7-week online professional development courses to improve your arts business, grant writing and marketing skills. See course details below. All courses take place online giving you the flexibility to study at a time that suits you andContinue reading “Enrol now for NAVA Online Courses 2017”

Artwork Transit Insurance

NAVA Premium and Premium Plus Members can now apply for transit and exhibition insurance which covers loss or damage to artwork while it is in transit, storage and on exhibition. This policy covers artworks including paintings, ceramics, glassworks, furniture, jewellery, and textiles up to the value of $100,000 around Australia and internationally. Please note theContinue reading “Artwork Transit Insurance”

Economic Gardening

Free Business Development Program – 6 September The next Economic Gardening Illawarra business development program starts on Tuesday 6th September 2016. Economic Gardening Illawarra is a structured business development program provided free to businesses located in the Shellharbour, Kiama and Wollongong Local Government Areas. The program is delivered by business specialists who have a provenContinue reading “Economic Gardening”

How to Build a Website

A 2015 Sensis report stated that only 56% of small business have a website but with more and more people looking and shopping online are you missing out on potential customers? This hands-on practical workshop is designed to create a website step-by step, perfect for the beginner. You will also learn the basics of searchContinue reading “How to Build a Website”

Thrive | Make your craft your business

Pricing your work as a creative and artist is one of the trickiest parts of making a living out of your craft. Local LEGEND Simon Grant, founder of Verb Syndicate, DIGITALL, Moving Mountains Gallery and Wonderwalls Festival certainly has had plenty of experience and will be chatting about this and more as part of THRIVE:Continue reading “Thrive | Make your craft your business”

Thrive | 1 Day Workshop

Grab a place at the table next to one of these super women: kicking goals all over the place. In a small group over one intense hour, you can choose an intensive blitz of new skills in: Product packaging on a budget / Managing an online shop / Product photography / Social media content +Continue reading “Thrive | 1 Day Workshop”

Arts Biz Conference | Post Conference

A big thank you to everyone who came along and participated in the 2015 Arts Biz Conference on Friday, including; attendees, guest speakers and the wonderful artists who performed and displayed their artwork. The feedback from the day has been amazing and I am sure there will be lots of things that follow on fromContinue reading “Arts Biz Conference | Post Conference”

Last chance… bookings close this afternoon

Its your last chance to book into the Arts Biz Conference… don’t miss out on this unique arts opportunity You will.. hear great speakers, talk about your artistic ideas, find out about whats happening in the arts community of Kiama, see some really good art, eat some great food and have a day immersed inContinue reading “Last chance… bookings close this afternoon”