Training programme for designer-makers

9th March 2017

"More than One Available": How to work with Manufacturers as an Artisan

Helen Kemp

Training Type: Business Training
Time: 11:00
Location: Craft Central, 33-35 St John's Square, London EC1M 4DS
Non-member price: £35.00
Craft Central Network member price: £30.00

OVERVIEW
Would you love to create a range of more affordable pieces for your practice, that contain all the energy and authenticity of your bespoke pieces, but without the hours of time needed to make them?

WHO IS IT FOR?
This workshop is for designer-makers, artisans and craftspeople who want to increase their quantities of products and grow their product ranges by working with manufacturers, but have not worked in this way before.

OUTCOMES
After this workshop you will have a good understanding of what it takes to work with manufacturers, how it can benefit and grow your business, and what your next steps are to effectively and confidently start working with a manufacturer.

LEARN
- How to identify different manufacturing and batch production types available, and which has the most potential for your business.
- How to prepare for working with a manufacturer, including timelines, ordering, budgeting and what information might be required from you
- How to look for a manufacturer and what to expect when making your first contact

FORMAT
This workshop is informal in style and has a classroom format. Key themes and ideas will be introduced by Helen Kemp, followed by small group activities and partner exercises to explore and generate ideas which will feed back into the group. Helen will also provide templates for participants to take away and use after the course.

31st December 2017

Exhibition space credit card facility hire 2016

PAYMENT ONLY

Training Type: Business Training
Time: (All day)
Location: Craft Central, 33-35 St John's Square, London EC1M 4DS
Non-member price: £35.00
Craft Central Network member price: £35.00

THIS IS NOT A TRAINING SESSION

THIS IS FOR 2016 & 2017 SPACE HIRE EXCEPTED APPLICANTS ONLY!

Please pay ONLY if you have confirmed your booking with the Craft Central office. This is a facility available to those with a confirmed exhibition space hire booking. Read the full details here

For details on how to hire an exhibition space please see the website: http://craftcentral.org.uk/exhibition-facilities