Grassroots and Getting Noticed

Join us at Strathmerton Public Hall and learn how to better market your arts practice, build grassroots arts participation and upskill in running community events. You'll get to meet other creative people in your local area and share ideas for a day of collaborative learning and cooperation.

This one day intensive is for creative individuals and arts organisations of all types. Whether you’re an individual with an artistic practice, a local government worker, a performer, a designer, or someone who runs a group, gallery, theatre or hall, this is a day for you.

The session is free and open to everyone, but bookings are essential. 

Speakers include;
John Paul Fischbach (CEO, Auspicious Arts, Author of No More Starving Artists: How to Master Your Art, Your Life and Build Your Business)
Jemma Toohey (CEO, Albury Wodonga Volunteer Resource Bureau Inc.)
Andrew Beale (Red Rock Theatre and Gallery)
Philippa Schapper (G.R.A.I.N. Store)
Lou Hamon (Moira Arts and Culture Inc.)
Emma Jones (King Valley Arts Presents)

When: Saturday 2 June, 10.00am – 4.30pm (10am for a 10.30am start) 
Where: Strathmerton Public Hall, 58 Main Street, Strathmerton 
Cost: Free (Lunch and afternoon tea provided) 
Register your attendance to receive updates and the full program of speakers. 
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This event is supported by the Federal Government’s Regional Arts Fund, Regional Arts Victoria and Moira Shire Council.

REGIONAL ARTS VICTORIA MEMBERS’ EVENT 
Following each Arts Connect intensive will be an exclusive Members’ Event, where Regional Arts Victoria’s Individual and Organisation Members will have the opportunity to meet each other (and Regional Arts Victoria staff) over wine and cheese. 

NOT CURRENTLY A MEMBER? 
Participants in the Arts Connect series who wish to attend the Members’ Event will be offered half-price Individual Membership of Regional Arts Victoria, along with a whole host of Membership Benefits. Follow the link in your booking confirmation email to sign up, or become a member on the day.

ABOUT THE ARTS CONNECT SERIES 
The series consists of one day intensives that will foster skills and collaboration between regional artists, strengthen local creative leadership and build stronger connections throughout a network of creative people across the state.

The program is supported by The Federal Government’s Regional Arts Fund and Regional Arts Victoria, with partnership support from Local Government Authorities and Regional Arts Victoria’s members. The Arts Connect Series is a follow on from Regional Arts Victoria’s Regional Cultural Forums that ran between 2012 - 2016, and continues Regional Arts Victoria’s commitment to providing professional development opportunities and support for regional artists.

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Subscribe to our e-news for regular updates on Members’ and Arts Connect Series events throughout regional Victoria in 2018, or contact our Membership team for further information on events near you.

Join us at Strathmerton Public Hall and learn how to market your arts practice, build grassroots arts participation and run community events. You'll get to meet other creative people in your local area for a day of collaborative learning and cooperation.

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2nd Jun 2018

The Arts Connect Series
Artforms: Community Arts, Seminar
Booking info: Free, but bookings are essential.
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2nd Jun 2018 Strathmerton Hall Murray Valley Highway, Strathmerton, 3641