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Artist Boot Camp: Pop Ups & Pricing with Melanie Wesley

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 September 23, 2020
 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Presented in partnership with MAWA

These free workshops are designed to help you to advance your art career and welcome participants of all genders and artistic media. Register to attend in person by writing to Alison at (attendance will be limited to ensure social distancing) or watch the MAWA website and emails for information on how to tune in to the Zoom livestream.


Veteran pop-up vendor Melanie Wesley shares the experiences and knowledge that have helped her to build a creative career that she loves. Her particular approach blends pragmatic planning and intuitive decision making. Beginning with a simple self-assessment worksheet Melanie will guide you to figure out a first step or a next step. Participants will be provided with an extensive list of resources and ample time for questions and conversation.

In 2007 Melanie Wesley sold her first handmade items at a pop-up market in Winnipeg. Since that first sale, Melanie has participated in more than 80 pop-up events over 13 years. Her ability to evolve and adapt has kept her a strong participant in Winnipeg’s vibrant pop-up scene, including a pop-up she and fellow artists ran successfully for 10 years out of their own studios.

 September 23, 2020
 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


611 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Cancellation policy

Creative Manitoba reserves the right to cancel or postpone any event where a minimum registration level has not been met. Participants registered for an event that is cancelled by Creative Manitoba will receive a full refund.

Registrants may cancel up to one week before the event to receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel within one week of the event start date. No refunds will be issued for registrants who do not attend.

Substitute participants are allowed in most cases, but not all. Please check with us ahead of time if you wish to send a substitute participant by calling 204-927-2787.

It is our intent that Creative Manitoba programs and events foster a supportive, nonthreatening environment for everyone to participate and share in - regardless of gender, ability, ethnicity or cultural differences. We ask that you please be welcoming and respectful of world views that differ from your own.

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