Grow: Growing Your DIY Business - a workshop with Eleanor Whitney
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Presented by Eleanorr C. Whitney, the author of "Grow: How to take your do it yourself project and passion to the next level and quit your job!" this workshop will focus on giving you the tools you need to make the project of your dreams a success. Whether its finishing your first zine or starting a blog, launching your handmade business, planning an exhibition or tour, or just spending more time creating, this workshop will help you articulate a mission, create a timeline, set goals, and find resources for your dream project. It will begin with a presentation on the basics of how to clearly define your project and how to develop a project’s mission. Next, there will be an interactive session, you will work with other participants in small groups to set and share your projects, articulate your goals and identify areas where your need to find additional resources to bring your project to fruition. Come with an idea you want to develop and expect to leave with concrete steps to take to actualize your project and the motivation that comes with knowing you are part of a strong community of DIY creators and entrepreneurs. A book signing will follow.