As part of the August Craft Month 2013 programme, Craft NI are hosting a series of key talks given by industry experts exploring the approach to retail markets, product pricing, and the use of e-commerce / social media to successfully develop craft businesses.
Storytelling and Social Media
Venue: Conor Lecture Theatre, Belfast School of Art, University of Ulster
Date & Time: 28 August, 1pm - 4pm
Entry: FREE but booking is essential.
In this half day seminar, Christopher Murphy explores how craftspeople can embrace social media - tools like Facebook and Twitter - to increase audience engagement and, as a result, increase sales. Introducing social strategies used by a range of craft professionals, Christopher shows the benefit social media can offer the crft sector through adding value, buildling networks and ultimately driving sales. Free entry, places are limited, booking is essential.
You may also like Craft NI Commercial Classes:
- Retail Masterclass with Des Mulholland, L'Derry (7 August) & Belfast (14 August)
- Do What You Do Best: A guide to getting the most out of the internet for designer-makers, 19 August, 11am-12pm
Further information from Craft NI T: 028 9032 3059 / E: firstname.lastname@example.org / www.craftni.org