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Occurs on Friday January 17 2020

Approximate running time: 3 hours

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The 519
519 Church St.
Toronto ON M4Y 2C9

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× A series of four 3 hour workshops designed to empower artists to build their capacity to move forward in their independent professional practice.

January 17th Friday, February 7th Friday, March 6th Friday March 20th

WORKSHOP #1 SET YOUR ARTISTIC FOCUS FOR 2020: Clarify your vision and identify key priorities for your professional practice. A 3 hour professional development workshop designed to help artists clarify their vision and purpose and be more deliberate in their independent practice. Professional life and career coach for artists and creatives (and former WA Program Director), Chris Mitchell will facilitate a series of activities and exercises to support artists to: •Clarify your vision of what you want your practice to look like 1 year from now. •Identify specific goals, projects and opportunities that support achieving your vision. •Determine personal qualities, experience and professional skills to draw on or develop to take you forward

WORKSHOP #2 CREATE A 3 MONTH ARTS PRACTICE PLAN Goal setting and action planning for building your professional practice. A 3 hour professional development workshop designed to help you strategize priorities and develop planning tools to actualize your goals for your independent practice. Professional life and career coach for artists and creatives (and former WA Program Director), Chris Mitchell will facilitate a series of activities and exercises to support artists to: •Identify specific goals and key priorities to build your practice. •Create a personalized step-by-step action plan •Set yourself up for success

WORKSHOP #3 ESTABLISH YOUR PERSONAL POWERBASE Strategies to maintain focus and productivity in your professional arts practice. A 3 hour professional development workshop designed to help you to be more purposeful and productive to achieve your artistic goals. Professional life and career coach for artists and creatives (and former WA Program Director), Chris Mitchell will facilitate a series of activities and exercises to support artists to: • Solidify your commitment to projects and priorities that truly matter to you • Turn your attention to your inner sage vs your inner critic • Strategize how to manage your time, monitor your progress and stay on track WORKSHOP #4 SELF CARE FOR ARTISTS AND CREATIVES BOOST your creativity, tap into your inner wisdom and set yourself up for success . A 3 hour professional development workshop designed to help you nurture your creativity and self-optimize your personal and professional potential. Professional life and career coach for artists and creatives (and former WA Program Director), Chris Mitchell will facilitate a series of activities and exercises to support artists to: • Create supportive “Success Habits” • Be an inspiration to yourself • Own your creative process Instructor: Chris Mitchell Chris Mitchell’s professional experience has evolved over three decades of leadership positions in small business and non-profit arts organizations including Workman Arts. She has worked side-by-side with artists and creative entrepreneurs to support them to strategize direction, negotiate collaborations and partnerships, realize creative projects and implement business plans. Over the course of her career, Chris has facilitated, collaborated with and mentored individuals to achieve hundreds of artistic projects and entrepreneurial initiatives, including numerous projects at Workman Arts in her roles as Visual Arts Manager and Program Director. She currently manages creative partnerships and special projects for the Gladstone Hotel and has her own professional practice providing life and career coaching and leadership development to artists and creatives. www.chrismitchell-lifecoach.com

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