Facilitated by Lisa Zahiya of Zahiya Studios. This 5-week cohort experience will aid existing makers and creative entrepreneurs in integrating learnings from the workshops into their business practices.
The course will guide participants through a comprehensive assessment of their experience producing and selling to date, while also addressing the opportunities and challenges currently at hand.
This special Alpine Course is part of the Craft Your Commerce 2019 Series: Marketing for Makers being offered by Mountain BizWorks, Center for Craft, and UNC Asheville. The series includes an introduces an opening half-day event, four deep-dive workshops, and two special cohort courses for makers. This course is designed for existing makers to take the tools, strategies, and resources gained from the series workshops and then integrate them into your business plan and practices to further your success. As such, registration for this course includes a pass to all of the 2019 Craft Your Commerce series (except for the Etsy workshop due to very limited seating). Learn more about the overall 2019 Series page here. Limited financial need-based scholarships are available. To apply for a scholarship please continue to this form. UNC Asheville students are also eligible for scholarships; contact Brent Skidmore for details.
* The Etsy Craft Entrepreneurship Workshop is not included in the Half or Full Series Pass due to very limited availability.