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Marketing for Creatives FREE Workshop TOMORROW at 10AM!

Medford Arts Commission logoMedford Arts Commission: Connecting people with art.

The City of Medford Arts Commission is the sponsor of a free, two hour presentation: Marketing for Creatives and Artrepreneurs on Friday, June 23rd 10AM – NOON in room 129 of the Higher Education Center at 101 S Bartlett Street in downtown Medford.

Learn tools and techniques of media and promotion to draw larger audiences to your events, increase press coverage of your creations, and reach new audiences for your art.

“This is a community event: all ages and skill levels are welcome.

You aren’t just an artist or maker or a performer, you’re a small business, an Artreprenuer, and you deserve the opportunity to present yourself as such. If you want to learn how to get the word out, this is the workshop for you.” says Presenter Josh Gross

About the Presenter

Josh Gross is an author, music editor for The Rogue Valley Messenger, and creative entrepreneur, Josh Gross, and cover tools and tactics for musicians, performance and visual artists, writers, makers, filmmakers, and more.

About the Medford Arts Commission

The Medford Arts Commission (MAC) is comprised of nine volunteer residents of Medford, a City Council liaison and a Parks and Recreation Commission liaison. Currently, the Medford Parks and Recreation Department provides a staff liaison whose responsibility is to facilitate meetings, support programs/projects and manage budgets.

Medford Arts Commission Mission Statement

The mission of the Medford Arts Commission is to enhance the quality of life in our community by supporting public art, programs, awareness and education to enable all of Medford’s citizens to enjoy

and appreciate the arts.

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National Endowment for the Arts is vital to our community

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Bipartisan Spending Bill Preserves Funding for the Arts

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Congress Gives the Arts a Funding Boost

Today, Congress has reached a bipartisan agreement on a bill to fund the nation’s federal agencies and programs for the remaining balance of the current FY2017 fiscal year, which ends on September 30, 2017.

White House Releases Trump’s Tax Reform Proposal

Yesterday the White House released highlights of President Trump’s tax reform plan.

Eleven House Republicans Sign Letter In Support of National Endowment for the the Arts (NEA)

The letter calls for a slight increase in current levels of funding – a far cry from President Trump’s call to eliminate the federal cultural organization.