Make A Statement: Writing A Stand-Out Artist Statement

Like it or not, an artist statement is a selling tool – but, it doesn’t have to be a formal dry document that’s painful to write. Explore how your artist statement can start to scratch the surface of your deepest values as a person and an artist.YOU WILL LEARNBe led through creative exercises to reflect on the richness of what you’re about and what you doA creative approach to personal brandingHow to write a bio that stands for itselfLeave with the start of a revamped bioAbout the Facilitator:Fiona Raye Clarke is an award-winning Trinidadian-Canadian writer and community-engaged artist. Her writing has appeared online and in print in Broken Pencil Magazine, The Puritan Town Crier, and Room Magazine blog. She is an alumnus of the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Mentor-in-Residence with Neighbourhood Arts Network, and a certified Amherst Writers & Artists Method facilitator.Pricing: General Admission: $30 + taxLaunchpad Members enjoy 25% off all programming.Join Zoom MeetingThe zoom link and password will be sent in your ticket.  Please make sure to check your email. Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organisers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organiser. 

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Like it or not, an artist statement is a selling tool – but, it doesn’t have to be a formal dry document that’s painful to write. Explore how your artist statement can start to scratch the surface of your deepest values as a person and an artist.

YOU WILL LEARN

  • Be led through creative exercises to reflect on the richness of what you’re about and what you do
  • A creative approach to personal branding
  • How to write a bio that stands for itself
  • Leave with the start of a revamped bio

About the Facilitator:
Fiona Raye Clarke is an award-winning Trinidadian-Canadian writer and community-engaged artist. Her writing has appeared online and in print in Broken Pencil Magazine, The Puritan Town Crier, and Room Magazine blog. She is an alumnus of the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Mentor-in-Residence with Neighbourhood Arts Network, and a certified Amherst Writers & Artists Method facilitator.

Pricing: 
General Admission: $30 + tax

Launchpad Members enjoy 25% off all programming.

Join Zoom Meeting

The zoom link and password will be sent in your ticket.  Please make sure to check your email. 

Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organisers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organiser.