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Business Start Up Master Classes of Illustrators

This course will guide you through the various steps of the business start up process. In a series of practical workshops you will develop knowledge and skills essential for self-employment.

During a series of practical workshops illustrators will gain essential knowledge and skills to prepare for self-employment.
The Master Classes are open to AOI associate members, recent illustration graduates and people working as freelance illustrators that feel the need to fill knowledge and skills gaps.
The courses give advice on sources of support, help you plan your business and teach you how to market and present your portfolio to prospective clients. The experience gained will build confidence and strengthen your negotiation skills necessary for a successful commissioning process.

September 7
Business Start Up for Illustrators
Alison Branagan
September 14
The Essentials of Self Promotion
Alison Branagan
September 21
Bigger Markets for Profit
Alison Branagan
September 28
The Key to Success-, the Art of Persuasion and Negotiation
Alison Branagan
October 5
Getting it right – Portfolios and Agents
Fig Taylor
October 12
How to Make Money
Alison Branagan
October 19
Tax and Book Keeping Demystified
Alison Branagan
October 26
Your rights! Copyright and Licensing
Simon Stern
November 2
Your Rights! Contracts and Rights Grabs
Simon Stern
November 9
Expand your horizons! New technology and software
To be confirmed


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Date and Time:

7 September 2006 at 6:00 pm


3 hours



54 Bleckynden Street
W10 6RJ

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Organised by:

The Association of Illustrators
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Ticket for all 10 classes: AOI associate members: £130 (13.3% discount), AOI members and AOI student

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