Professional Development

for artists and arts organizers

 lie if SLC Arts hosts professional development workshops for artists and arts organizers throughout the year.



You’ve Always Wanted To Be A “Real” ArtistWhat’s Stopping You?

SLC Arts is offering a 6-week intensive crash course on turning your love of art into a successful business. You don’t have to make money to be a real artist, but if you want to turn your passion into a business, we’re here to help show you the way.

Arts Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-8pm

February 14 – March 23, 2023

At the IDA Building, 19 Commerce Ln, Canton NY – TO BE CONFIRMED

Topics covered will include:

  • Business basics, finances, budgeting, and taxes
  • Artist statements, elevator pitches, and networking
  • Pricing and selling your work
  • Websites, social media, and marketing
  • Diversifying your income
  • and more!

Class pricing:

  • Non-Partners: $100
  • Basic Creative Partners: $75
  • Enhanced Creative Partners: $50



NOTE: This initial class is designed primarily for visual artists making and selling their art. Let us know if your interests lie outside this scope, so that we can integrate them into future classes!