Workshops

You’re Invited!!!

Join us on Thursday, February 27th for the Arts Happy Hour from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the Lincoln Cafe, 740 E. Long St Columbus, Oh 43203.

Cash bar with Happy Hour prices available until 7pm. Light refreshments provided.

Parking is Free in the lot next door!!! RSVP HERE


Project Support Workshops

McKenzi Swinehart, Grants & Services Manager, will guide you through guidelines, eligibility, application steps and more. Sign up for one of the workshop dates below (all workshops are identical):

Tuesday, April 14
6:00-7:30pm
Columbus Metropolitan Library, Northside Branch
1423 N High St
RSVP HERE

Monday, April 20
3:00-4:30pm
New GCAC Office 
182 E Long St.
RSVP HERE

Thursday, April 23
6:00-7:30pm
New GCAC Office 
182 E Long St.
RSVP HERE

Support for Professional Artists Workshops

Individual & Groups Grant Workshop

 Join Stevi Knighton, Grants & Services Coordinator, to discuss the Support for Professional Artists (Individuals and Groups) grant program, including application process, deadlines, tips for applying and more.

Thursday, April 16
6:00-7:30pm
New GCAC Office 
182 E Long St.
RSVP HERE

Big Ideas Grant Workshop

Join Stevi Knighton, Grants & Services Coordinator, to discuss the Big Ideas grant program, including application process, deadlines, tips for applying and more.

Next session TBD

Review our Grant Guidelines before you attend the workshop so you have your questions ready.

Have you attended a workshop recently? Fill out this OPPArt Evaluation Survey to help us provide excellent programming.

Outside Workshops

Workshop name: Music Business Monday w/ Atlantic and Universal
Hosted by: Columbus Music Commission
Description: Music Business Monday is a monthly forum featuring industry professional guest speakers. Attendance is free and highly recommended for anyone who wants to create and build a career in music.
This month our guests will be Chris Martignago of Atlantic Records A&R team and Zachary Lund, the Head of A&R for Universal Music Publishing Group. They will be discussing what they look for in an artist and be reviewing a handful of tracks from local artists to critique and assess their marketability.

We recommend registering ASAP! This event is free and will most likely sell-out!

Date(s): February 24, 2020
Time: 6pm
Location: Strongwater
401 W Town St
Columbus, OH 43201

For more information and to apply, please visit http://musiccolumbus.com/events-programs/

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Workshop name: Midwest Craft Con, Feb 28 – March 1, 2020
Hosted by: Craftin' Outlaws and Bechdel Fest
Description: Midwest Craft Con, a three-day conference and retreat allows crafters, makers and creative business owners to relax, connect with other makers, and refine their business goals. The event, held in Dublin, OH, brings together more than 250 creatives and includes inspirational keynote addresses, thought-provoking panel discussions and business-focused breakout sessions, plus hands-on crafting workshops.


100 Early Bird tickets go on sale August 1 for $199.

Date(s): February 28, 2020
Location: Dublin, OH
For more information and to apply, please visit www.midwestcraftcon.com

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