What is it?

With one year drawing to a close it’s the perfect time to take stock and start planning for the New Year ahead. As a craft maker getting properly prepared for craft fairs and markets up can take months of planning so you have the right stock, attractively presented and promoted to your customers in good time. Led by Sinead Kohler from Crafty Fox London, this workshop is a step-by-step guide to making sure you are well equipped to have a successful year ahead.

Who is it for?

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

What will you go away with?

What you will go away with

A month by month plan on what to do and when

Planning your stock, packaging and stall presentation

Which craft fairs and markets to apply to and when

Promoting your markets effectively on social media and your website

Who is speaking?

Sinead Kohler from Crafty Fox London

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.


Friday 2nd February 2018

13:00 to 16:00


Pavilion Dance South West

Westover Road

Bournemouth BH1 2BU

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