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Pricing, costs and business plan: How do I finance my creative business?

How do I finance my creative business? Everything you need to know about the money

On Tuesday 6 March, at The Bluecoat Dispaly Centre, Liverpool. 1pm – 5 pm


Book Now: Just £40 (£30 Early Bird tickets available until 12noon 5th February,  £5 discount available for CC Directory makers)

Are you Looking for advice on how to structure a business plan?  Looking for expertise on how to manage your cash flow finances, or how to price your work or ideas on how to raise money for a project?

Why should you attend?

Find out about how to manage your finances for your creative practice
Find out about funding options for your business whether you are a start up or more established
Find out the top tips from experienced makers on costing and pricing your work and how to manage sales and cash flows.

Who is speaking?

Gill Thewlis from Creative Industry Finance and Aperté. Gill will be offering a wealth of experience and expertise in supporting creative people in their business development.
Rebecca Gouldson will be sharing her wealth of knowledge and experience in managing and generating income for her creative business

What is on offer?

A better understanding of financial jargon, what you need to know that will support you now and in the future.
Top tips on easy to manage financial administration tools
What are cash flows? How to plan cash flow forecasts into your business plan


1pm                    Arrival, registration and tea/coffee

1.15pm               Welcome and Introductions

1.40pm               Gill Thewlis from Aperté.                          

2.30pm               Break

2.50pm               Workshop continues

3.10pm               Maker presentation - Rebecca Gouldson

3.50pm               Q+A

4.10pm               Reflection

4.30pm               Networking

5pm                     Finish

What refreshments are provided on the day?

Tea and coffee will be provided at the start of the session and during the afternoon break.   

**£5 Discount available to Crafts Council Directory makers, please email for more info**

Pricing and business planning workshop is part of a series of workshops designed by the Crafts Council to provide makers with skills to export and promote their work successfully