Breaking Into Business Newsletter
Past Issues 2017
July 26, 2017 funding sources beyond Vermont | featured artist is Justin Kenney | featured opportunity is involvement in national arts discussion
June 14, 2017 donating your artwork | featured artist is Dee Kalea | featured opportunity is fellowship at Karmê Chöling Shambhala Meditation Center
May 17, 2017 choosing professional development | featured artist is Carla Kimball | featured opportunity is call at Rochester Contemporary Art Center
April 19, 2017 resource organizations for artists | featured artist is John Demick | featured opportunity is RFQ for public art in South Burlington
March 22, 2017 advocating for the arts | featured artist is Sabrina Fadial | featured opportunity is SculptFest 2017
February 17, 2017 artist grants | grant seeker workshops | alumni gathering
January 25, 2017 new year, new grant opportunities | featured artist is Stephanie Gwen Kossmann | featured opportunity is call for submissions at Angora Gallery
Past Issues 2016
December 28, 2016 favorite stories from 2016 | survey on newsletter | how to be a featured artist | featured opportunity is Vermont Artists Week at Vermont Studio Center
December 14, 2016 encouraging artist friends | featured artist is Michael Arnowitt | featured opportunity is Governor's Institutes Winter Weekend
November 30, 2016 asking for help | featured artist is Dan Snow | featured opportunity is public art installation via City of Burlington
November 16, 2016 steps to success | featured artist is Susan Shannon | featured opportunities are arts fairs at ONE Arts and The Art House
November 2, 2016 artist rights and similar work | featured artists are Jen Berger, Alison Bergman, Eliot Burg, Tabbatha Henry, Antionette Jacobson, Justin Kenney, Monique Monette, Lydia Kern, Rodrigo Nava, Tuyen Nguyen, Sean Williams, and Dana Wigdor | featured opportunity is Vermont Performance Lab's SEED program
October 19, 2016 accounting best practices | featured artist is Elissa Campbell | take NEFA's Creative Workers Survey
October 5, 2016 crowdfunding success stories | featured artist is Lisa Kippen | featured opportunity is Breaking Into Business: Winning Public Art Commissions workshop
September 22, 2016 you as arts advocate | featured artist is Rosalind Daniels | featured opportunity is craft display purchase
September 7, 2016 workshop on public art | featured artist is Stephanie Gwen Kossman | featured opportunity is 6th Annual Armstrong National 2-D Exhibition
August 24, 2016 dos and don'ts of selling on Facebook | featured artist is Gillian McGarvey | featured opportunity is auditions for "A Christmas Carol"
August 10, 2016 to copyright or not? | featured artist is Jason Boyd | featured opportunity is call for interactive digital art installations at Tech Jam job fair
July 27, 2016 becoming an artist responder, workshop | featured artist is Kathy Fiske | featured opportunity is call for 47th Littleton Art Festival
July 13, 2016 immersion via artist residency | featured artist is Julia Shipley | featured opportunity is call to 30th annual "Materials: Hard + Soft"
June 29, 2016 paths to mastery | featured artist is Althea Bilodeau | featured opportunity is finding work spaces
June 15, 2016 grant writing know-how | Artist Development Grants to open | featured artist is Terry Carter | featured opportunity is invititation to Great Vermont Plein Air Paint Out
June 1, 2016 project management | featured artist is Dana Walrath | featured opportunity is webinar, "Winning Websites"
May 18, 2016 Fractured Atlas, an online arts service organization | featured artist is De Christie | featured opportunity is call for show at Studio Place Arts in Barre
May 4, 2016 a few business tips from masters | alumni quarterly meeting announced | featured artist is Kristen Watson | featured opportunity is call for submissions for UNBOUND at Artistree
April 20, 2016 crowdfunding ideas | featured artist is Jeanne Thurston | featured opportunity is grant from BCA
April 6, 2016 artist critique group forming | featured artist is Finnie Trimpi | featured opportunity is "Writing About Your Work" workshop
March 23, 2016 building an online store | featured artist is Mylissa Davis | featured opportunity is studio assistant at Cold Hollow Sculpture Park
March 9, 2016 more about Creation Grants | marketing on the cheap workshop | featured artist is Susan Larkin | featured opportunity is call by Arts Council of Southeast Missouri in Cape Girardeau, MO
February 24, 2016 liability and workers comp | featured artist is Jonathan Hart | featured opportunity is call for Langdon Street Alive in Montpelier
February 10, 2016 finding a business consultant | Artist Development Grants available | featured artist is Corrina Thurston | featured opportunity is call for entries by Mills Pond Gallery in St. James, NY
January 27, 2016 purpose of alumni network | featured artist is Su Shannon | featured opportunity is Vermont Week at Vermont Studio Center
January 13, 2016 join the Breaking Into Business network | alumni network meeting | new Breaking Into Business workshop announced | featured artist is Hannah Morris | featured opportunity is call from Monotype Guild of New England
Advocacy Updates Sometimes an update, sometimes a call to action. Always information about the Council's position during the legislative session.
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Notes From Outside the Box Keeping our sector informed about the progress and shaping of the Vermont Creative Network.