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Hustle: It’s a Maker’s World

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Crosstown Arts
430 N Cleveland
Memphis, TN 38104 United States

The term “maker” refers to anyone who creates small-batch products, according to Little Bird Innovation, the group behind the Made By Project. They’ll fill us in on how their project seeks to understand the aspirations and needs of those handcrafting and selling physical products in Shelby County.

Whether you’re an artisan, potter, baker, chef, craftsperson, fabricator, blacksmith, sculptor, soaper, or any other type of maker, you’re sure to learn some valuable advice on marketing your craft.

Panelists include Terry Lynn (fine artist), Micah Dempsey (Belltower Artisans), Tootsie Bell (silversmith), and Darin Throndson (Innovative Dental Technologies). Moderated by Nicole Heckman of Little Bird Innovation/Made By.

Presentation with Q&A to follow.
Program begins at 6 pm
Complimentary food and drinks

Hustle: professional development for artists is a free program organized by ArtsMemphis, UrbanArt Commission, and Crosstown Arts. The series will provide visual artists with information, resources, and opportunities to support them in the development of their professional careers. Workshop topics will range from positive studio practices to pricing work and navigating gallery representation. Questions? Contact Mary Jo Karimnia at maryjo@crosstownarts.org.

Crosstown Arts