PLATFORM: build your submission package

Saturday, 4 February 2017, 1–3 pm

Kingston Arts Council Office 

370 King Street West, Unit 115, Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning


Registration required

Join Chrissy Poitras of Spark Box Studio for a two hour, hands-on professional development workshop focused on building a strong submission package. The workshop will review how to write a biography and artist statement and how to communicate info about exhibitions and shows, awards, past publicity and upcoming events. Worksheets and take-home resources will be provided. Artists of all levels of experience and disciplines are welcome.

Space is limited. To register email or call 613-546-2787.

Bio: Chrissy Poitras is an artist and co-owner of Spark Box Studio, an artist residency, print studio and educational facility in Prince Edward County. Through Spark Box Studio, and as a former professor in the Art and Design Foundations Program at Loyalist College, Chrissy has organized, developed and run courses on a variety of studio arts and arts management topics. Highly involved in her artistic community, Chrissy is continuously creating resources and programs that aim to demystify the business side of the arts and offer opportunities for artists

PLATFORM is a new creative professional development workshop series from the Kingston Arts Council. This series is designed to help the creative community grow its skills and make new connections. If you are interested in leading a workshop, or have ideas for an upcoming workshop, get in touch at


Main: 613-546-2787
Grants: 613-546-2999

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