Dates: Thursdays 17, 24, & Fridays 24, 25 October 2019

Time: 9.30am to 4.00pm each day

Venue: Kaiela Arts 137-139 High Street Shepparton

Age: Suitable for Women aged 18 upwards

Tutors: Melissa Silaga, Eva Ponting, Robyn Thompson, Angie Russi and surprise guest speakers

Cost: No Cost

Bookings: Contact Kaiela Arts and/or Centre for Koorie Education GOTAFE

Artists Mean Business

GOTAFE & Kaiela Arts Present 4 Day Introduction to Arts Business

Passionate about being an active artist or arts worker and working in your local community? Take part in the first step of the journey into Visual Arts training. Explore the world of employment in art centres & galleries, artist run studio workshops and a host of other employment possibilities within the Arts Industry. This four day workshop will introduce you to this world of art whilst gaining some basic arts business skills.

4 days of training are being funded by Greater Shepparton Women’s Charter Alliance , Greater Shepparton City Council. Includes all course and art materials, GOTAFE ‘show bag’, lunch, morning & afternoon tea.

Completing this introductory workshop also provides you 1 year artist membership at Kaiela Arts  and with unit credits and enrolment to study the GOTAFE Koorie Education Certificate II Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts CUA20415, which contributes towards Certificate III Visual Arts CUA31115 in 2020.

Gain 2 units of accredited study BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others and CUAPPR202Participate in planning process for proposed artwork sites.

For further information contact Robyn Thompson at

Gotafe or Angie Russi, Kaiela Arts Shepparton ph 03 58219842


Drop in and have a chat with Angie or Mandy at Kaiela Arts 137-139 High St Shepparton