Got a creative project idea and need some money to develop it?

Join us for this introductory and interactive workshop about how to run a successful crowdfunding campaign. We’ll deliver practical step-by-step instructions, with insider knowledge and expertise from Crowdfunder and beyond.

Who is it for?

This workshop is only for Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole based artists, makers and creatives.

is for anyone who is thinking about crowdfunding, from charities to social enterprises. It doesn’t matter how much you’re trying to raise – the fundamentals to running a successful crowdfund are the same.

What will you go away with?

A practical knowledge to start your own crowdfunding campaign.

Who is speaking?

Abby Gordon-Farleigh is partnerships manager at Crowdfunder UK, and  Jonny Gordon-Farleigh is a director of Stir To Action and a crowdfunding coach for social enterprises across the UK. Tutor: Andrew Knutt

What to bring

  • Ideas
  • Pen and paper
  • If you are a Sole Trader please bring your Unique Tax Reference Number, if you own a registered company/organisation please bring your registration number.

How to book

  • Spaces are limited, only one place available per business
  • If you book and find that you are unable to attend, please cancel your ticket as soon as possible and at least 48 hours prior to the workshop. This allows us to release the booking to others that are on a waiting list

This Culture+ workshop is specifically for artists and creative practitioners based in Dorset. Culture+ is funded by Arts Council England and the European Regional Development Fund. It is providing support for the creative industry strand of the Dorset Growth Hub programme lead by WSX Enterprise.


For Artists


9 January 2018
10:00 – 16:00


Corn Exchange

High Street West

Dorchester DT1 1HF

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