The Exchange 2021 Sessions
The Exchange – an Educational Forum for Artists
Join us for The Exchange meetings. These programs are sponsored by the non-profit: RVA Thriving Artists. You’ll learn about the business side of being an artists (creating a website, marketing your art, copyright laws, and techniques around making art (welding, painting, illustrating, clay work and more).
2021 sessions will be an online format. Links to register and participate will be provided here and on RVA Thriving Artists Facebook page.
The Exchange 2021 Schedule
March 30, 2021 Skill Building: Intro to Encaustics
In this session, The Exchange will have an artist share a new skill that can be utilized by artists of many disciplines to expand the diversity of their craft.
June 29, 2021 Business Development: Artist Copyright and Trademark
An Arts and Entertainment lawyer will present information on protecting artistic creations through trademark and copyright.
August 31, 2021 Skill Building: Hot Glass
This session will feature a local glass maker and share the tools and basic skills needed to work in the art of hot glass.
October 26, 2021 Marketing: Tools for successful sales
Get ready for the Holiday sale season with tips for online sales, social media promotion, and tailoring your products to maximize sales.
Cost: Free. Donations accepted if you are so inclined.