René Mullin is a Printmaker/Artist, Arts Manager, Author, Craft Curator, Designer & Workshop Facilitator. She has worked in the creative industries since 1998. For most of that 20 year period, René has been self employed and sustaining a successful creative career, establishing brands such as Placed and Kiln and Loom.
Management skills within a creative life are the key to its viability, coupled with an economic awareness and a gigantic tank of creative energy. This talk will introduce you to the skills René has used to produce her work, find her customers (selling both wholesale and retail), develop relationships, keep focused and make a creative life work.
She will acquaint you with her influences and sources of inspiration and the thinking process that drives her practice. Join us for this worthwhile event that will leave you feeling energised about your potential.
The talk will finish with a networking lunch.
This is a free event but registration is essential. Please book your place using the button below:
René will work one-to-one during mentoring sessions with 5 selected businesses after the talk. Sessions will be allocated between 1:00pm - 5:30pm. If you are interested in applying, please email firstname.lastname@example.org telling us who you are, what you do and why you would benefit from this support (in no more than 100 words). Please also include 3 examples of your work and a web address (if available). Applications must be received by 12pm on Friday, 15th June.