Twenty-four Artists to Be Selected for Creative Capital’s "You Are Your Brand" Workshop
- Attend a free "Information Session" and learn how to apply for this unique opportunity-

Creative Capital

DATE: July 12, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Jody Horne-Leshinsky,
Broward County Cultural Division
PHONE: 954-357-7463

Twenty-four Broward County artists will be selected through a Call to Artist application process, to attend the one-day, You Are Your Brand, workshop, facilitated by Golden-Globe winner and Emmy-nominated TV writer and producer Maxine Lapiduss. Hosted by Broward Cultural Division and ArtServe, Inc. and presented by Creative Capital’s Professional Development Program, the workshop will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013, at Young At Art Museum/Broward County Library, 751 SW 121st Ave. in Davie. To be considered, Broward artists will be submitting proposals to participate in the seminar. The deadline for the You Are Your Brand application is August 26, 2013.

Participants will be chosen by a competitive review and panel selection process. There have been an ongoing series of free informational sessions to prepare Broward’s performing and media artists, writers, musicians, dancers and visual artists for this opportunity. These brief sessions are optional and designed to guide interested applicants through the online application process. 

Upcoming Information Sessions:

 Thursday, July 18, at Noon
Girl's Club
117 NE 2nd Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301.
*Bring your own lunch—brown bag discussion

Wednesday, July 24 at 6 PM 
South Florida Artist's Association "Meet Up"
Pompano Beach Library
1213 East Atlantic Boulevard 
Pompano Beach FL 33060

Saturday, August 3, 2013 10 AM
Studio 18 in the Pines
1101 Poinciana Drive
Pembroke Pines, FL 33025

Whether you know it or not, the moment you enter a room, people form an opinion about you. Only a fraction of your message is conveyed through the words you choose – what you wear, the energy and enthusiasm you convey, and how you engage others all contribute to the effect of your overall impact. You Are Your Brand workshop will engage artists in a series of innovative exercises designed to help them discover what they project and how others perceive them. With this knowledge artists can create a strategy to effectively present themselves and their work, and move confidently toward achieving their goals.

"Amazingly fluid speaker; worked very well with gut feelings yet made her points objective- based. Very motivational and worthwhile."
                                                         Participant, Your are Your Brand Workshop
                                                                           New York, NY, 2012

For more information, please call Adriane Clarke, grants specialist, 954-357-7530. 

 Creative Capital supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel and career development services. Since 1999, we have committed $29 million in financial and advisory support to 419 projects representing 529 artists, and our Professional Development Program has reached 6,000 artists in more than 170 communities. For more information, visit






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