Rising Star Systems

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If you would like to have Debra speak for your group or deliver a workshop at your conference, please contact her directly.  She is happy to travel and her prices are very reasonable!  Click here for more information about Debra Russell, Professional Speaker

 Business Management for the Creative Mind

(How to run your art business without losing your mind or your soul)

April 2, 2016, 1:00PM-5:00PM
​Art Works Downtown

“I’m an Artist. I’m no good at business!”
In this dynamic, interactive workshop, Debra Russell will dispel this myth, so you can apply your unique talents to create a successful business without sacrificing your art or your integrity.

In this Workshop you can expect to learn:

  • 5 Hats of the Business Owner
  • Overcome the 5 Biggest Challenges
  • Systems Fundamentals
  • Time Management Basics
  • 3 Keys to Your Success

Embracing that you are a small business owner is fundamental. See yourself at home in the business side of your Art and use your innate skills to conquer the challenges that now seem overwhelming to you.

Workshop is FREE to Art Works Downtown Member

General Public: $25

Discounted Private Consultations with Debra Russell

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Sunday, April 31–5:30pm

Art Works Downtown
San Rafael, CA

Art Works Downtown
San Rafael, CA
Consultations are either 25 minutes or 55 minutes in length.
While in San Rafael, I’ll be offering discounted private consultations to members of Art Works Downtown, workshop participants and the general public.
Normal fees for consultations begin at $200/hour. Art Works Downtown will receive a 50% discount (use your Art Works Downtown discount code)!  Workshop participants and the general public will receive a 25% discount.
A portion of all proceeds will go to benefit Art Works Downtown.

Upcoming events will be announced soon! To have Debra come speak for your Conference/Tradeshow, Organization or University, send your inquiry here.