Yes, you can make a living as an artist. It takes a lot of work – and a little entrepreneurial savvy. The City of Tempe offers workshops designed specifically for artists. Each one has a unique topic, expert presenters, and will provide hands-on guidance that can be immediately used by artists in their practices. The workshops are free and open to all artists in the Valley.
Artists' for Change Vol. 3
December 15, 2018, 10-1 p.m.
at the Tempe Center for the Arts
Artists' for Change is an Artist Development program that brings together Artists/Creatives to create Self and Social transformation.
Are you a master of one or a Jack or Jill of all trades? At Artists' for Change Vol 3. We will be discussing this question. Artists will give their interpretation by performing their craft expressing their mastery. This event will include discussions, performances, and music by Mic Maven
Artists’ for Change is developed by Niamey Thomas with support from the Tempe Center for the Arts and funding from The Charles Delmar Foundation.
Nilo Thomas - Author
Nathanael Butler – Comedian
Hillary Franklin – Comedian
Ariijay – Poet
Esmon - Singer
And Many More!
Planning Your Artistic Legacy Workshop
Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Artists for Change Vol. 2
Saturday, September 28, 2018, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Grants Process & Community-Minded Art
October 4, 2017, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Selling Your Work in Festivals & Stores
September 30, 2017, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
The Ins & Outs of Public Art
September 23, 2017, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Getting Your Foot in the Door
September 20, 2017, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Tempe Creatives workshops are provided based on the needs of the Tempe artist and creatives community. In the summer of 2017, the City of Tempe released a survey that was completed by 272 artists from multiple artistic fields. The survey focused on artist needs and interests for Arts Entrepreneurship Workshops.