Arts Council
Kentucky Arts Council Presents “Pricing Your Work in Today’s Market”

Press Release Date:  Friday, October 19, 2007  
Contact Information:  Ed Lawrence
Public Information Officer
502-564-3757 x 473
ed.lawrence@ky.gov
 


FRANKFORT, Ky. —The Kentucky Arts Council will present a workshop,

 “Pricing Your Work in Today’s Market” from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at the Frankfort Convention Center Meeting Room, 500 Mero Street, Frankfort, Ky. This session is open to all Kentucky craft and visual artists and will address that age-old question, “How much do I charge?” 

          Kathy Werking, owner of Soap Werks in Midway will present the workshop. Ms. Werking is a communications professor for Eastern Kentucky University and the University of Louisville and has advised in numerous consultancies and mentoring programs for the Kentucky Arts Council.

         Class size is limited and pre-registration is required by November 2, 2007.  There is a nominal fee of $10.00 for the class and an additional $10.00 for individual consultation. To register for the workshop, go to: http://kycraft.ky.gov/whatsnew.html#pricing

            Twenty-minute individual consultations will also be offered prior to the workshop, from 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Spaces are limited and offered on a first-come first-serve basis. For more information about the workshop or to arrange an appointment for an individual consultation, contact Charla Reed, Outreach and Training, Kentucky Arts Council at 888-833-2787, ext. 485, or email charla.reed@ky.gov.

            The Kentucky Arts Council is a state agency in the Commerce Cabinet that creates opportunities for Kentuckians through the arts. Kentucky Arts Council funding is provided by the Kentucky State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.

 

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The Kentucky Arts Council is a state agency in the Commerce Cabinet that creates opportunities for Kentuckians through the arts. Every $1 in grant funds awarded by the Kentucky Arts Council helps grantees secure $15 in earned income and matching funds from individuals, philanthropic sources and other levels of government.