February 6th, 2012
The Arts & Cultural Alliance. in collaboration with The Preservation Society of Newport County, will present “E-Marketing E-ssentials for the Artist,” an informational workshop aimed at helping artists and craftspeople get the word out about their work, on Tuesday, February 28, from 12 pm to 1:30 p.m. at The Preservation Society of Newport County, 424 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI. The workshop is free to Arts & Cultural Alliance members and $5 for the general public. Space is limited, and advance registration is required. Light refreshments will be served.
In this day & age, electronic marketing is vital when it comes to generating more business. What’s the best way to get the word out about your art or craft without spending a year’s worth of profits? Join us for a panel discussion with tips from the experts. Learn how to make the best use of social media like Twitter and Facebook, and how to communicate with potential customers using Constant Contact.
Suzanne MacDonald, President & Chief Content Strategist, Designated Editor, www.DesignatedEditor.com
Annie Everson, Advertising & Marketing Manager,
Newport & Bristol County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Andrea McHugh, Marketing & Communications Manager,
Newport and Bristol County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Barbara Shea, Tourism Marketing Manager, The Preservation Society of Newport County
About the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County
Since 1994 the not-for-profit Arts and Cultural Alliance of Newport County has fulfilled its mission to promote and advance arts and culture in Newport County for the benefit of the community. A member supported organization, the Alliance offers occasional workshops and networking opportunities and extends its non-profit status as an umbrella for qualified groups and projects seeking tax-deductible support. The Alliance exists to connect the dots between creative or cultural contributors and various opportunities presented by businesses, schools, donors, audiences, events, commissions and others. For more information, visit www.NewportArts.org .