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Introduction to the Surface Art Industry

  • Melbourne 3000 Australia (map)

Are you an artist or textile designer who would love to sell and license your designs to companies worldwide? Are you wanting to add another income stream to your creative career?

The Surface Art Industry presents global opportunities for artists, textile and graphic designers to sell and license their work to a range of industries such as home decor, stationery, apparel, fashion accessories, paper goods and a wide range of hard goods. If you would like to gain valuable insight this industry, and learn how to plan your own Surface Art Career, then this is a session not to be missed!

This forum is perfect if you:

  • Are a textile designer who would like to license or sell their work

  • Are a designer who would like to develop skills and a business plan to work in the surface art industry

  • Are interested in pattern design and surface art as a career path

  • Want to explore ways to add income streams to your design business

The types of topics covered include:

  • Overview of the Industry

  • Who are the key players

  • Preparing your work for sale

  • Portfolio Development

  • Marketing & Sales for the Surface Art Industry

  • Licensing vs Outright Sale

  • Legal & Copyright Overview

  • Pricing and Negotiation

  • Building a Sustainable Career Path

$211 per person
Tickets HERE

What to bring: pen & notebook, and lots of questions!

Refreshments provided.

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