What do you need to become a successful artist-entrepreneur? The intensive EDGE program (nationally acclaimed!) offers visual artists a comprehensive survey of professional practices.
The EDGE Professional Development Program for Visual Artists focuses on providing the artist with the relevant and necessary entrepreneurial skills to achieve their personal career goals as well as to develop peer support and exchange among the participating artists. EDGE is the nationally acclaimed professional development curriculum developed by Artist Trust.
This 50-hour professional development program for visual artists provides a comprehensive survey of best practices through hands-on, interactive instruction by professionals in the field. There will be specialized presentations, panel discussion and assignments.
This program is offered only in Winter Quarter on eight Saturdays, followed by an evening presentation and graduation ceremony.
Areas Covered and instructors:
Introduction and Wrap Up, Meredith Arnold
Professional Portfolio, Barbara Noonan
Supporting Your Artwork, Rick Araluce
Communication & Marketing, Barbara Jirsa
Business Concerns, TBA