10- 4.45pm June 20 & 27 Beetroot Gallery, South St, Draycott, Derbys DE72 3PP
Spending your time, surrounded by beautiful works of art may sound like a blissful job but can you make a good living from it – enough money and great quality of life? This intensive two-day business course is designed for people who have seriously wondered about opening an art gallery or retail premises, how they can make money and the kind of life they might lead.
The different ways galleries can make money and the associated challenges and costs
How to assess the business potential of premises
Overview of different business structures and options for raising finance
The elements to cover in a successful business plan
Alysn Midgelow Marsden, owner of the Beetroot Tree Gallery and Jeanne Booth, formerly owner-manager of View From The Top Gallery and now running the social enterprise, careers guidance and enterprise collaboratory, The Good Work Guide.