Artist/Maker Networking Event

Date/Time
01/24/2020
5:45 pm - 9:15 pm

Location
Gallery 1070

About the Event:

We are incredibly excited to kick 2020 off with a Networking Event for artists, makers, and shop owners in our community on Friday, January 24, 2020.

Details:

  • Location: Gallery 1070
  • Address: 1070 Granville Ave
  • When: Friday, January 24, 2020
  • Cost: FREE to attend with a suggested donation to cover the cost of renting the space
  • Time: Doors open around 5:30, with the event officially kicking off at 6 and going until 9 PM. Come whenever you can!
  • What: A networking event for any artist/maker/shop owner in the Chicagoland community interested in talking shop & strategies to set ourselves up for success in 2020
  • Bring: business cards, something to write on/take notes with, and a beverage and/or an app to share
  • Please RSVP so we can get an idea of attendance: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/handmade-happy-hours-artist-networking-event-tickets-83930525461

Topics we will discuss:

  • Social Media strategies
  • Email/newsletter strategies
  • Nuances of selling in Chicago
  • Events to apply for and events to stay away from
  • Ideas to collaborate with other artists
  • Feedback on HHH events
  • Anything else that comes to our lovely creative minds!

Who can attend: Artists, makers, or shop owners in our community. Must have a business card or other proof of artist/maker/shop owner qualification at the door. (Please reach out to handmadehappyhours@gmail.com if you are unsure about attendance requirements).

The event will be informal, but we will be bringing topics of discussion to get us started. Be prepared to wear a “hello, my name is” tag so we can learn who you are!

 

 



Bookings

This event is fully booked.