The Artist Business Canvas Gallery Walk

The Artist Business Canvas Gallery Walk

One of the BEST activities during the Artist Business Canvas Course is the Gallery Walk.  The Gallery Walk activity is at the end of the course, and it’s where participants can share their canvases with one another, including the option to receive feedback or ask questions.  For example, it’s a great way to ask for help if you got stuck somewhere when building your canvas or to receive answers to questions like, “This is a customer segment I never thought of because I usually think of them only as a key partners, but maybe it’s a possibility.  What do you

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ArtSpark September 2013 Events!

Following up on the ArtSpark/AspirationTech training at Working Classroom on July 27, 2013, ArtSpark has TWO upcoming events in September that artists in NM might be interested in joining. 1) Saturday, September 28th, 10a-12p:  “Branding Yourself as An Artist/Artisan/Arts Organization” workshop with Nicole Capehart hosted by Working Classroom.  This workshop choice was #1 on the list of follow-up activities identified by participants at the July 27th event (plus Nicole is a great facilitator & this is her favorite topic!) 2) Saturday, September 14th, 10a-12p:  ArtSpark meet-up around audience development and online communication/social media at Zendo in downtown ABQ.  Come with

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Resource ThuRsday #5: Infographic Fave #3

This infographic came ArtSpark’s way just yesterday via a fave blogger for all things tech and nonprofit, including the arts:  thank you Beth Kanter. The infographic is from NTEN’s (Nonprofit Technology Network) “2013 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study,” and demonstrates some key nonprofit trends: Online revenue for nonprofits is growing, up 21% compared to the 2011 NTEN study. Monthly giving is WAY UP (+43%), proving itself to be one of the best sources of reliable revenue/giving. Social media presence for organizations has increased dramatically, and significantly faster compared to email lists:  the study showed a 46% median increase in Facebook fans in

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