I work closely with a number of organizations that support creatives and their business endeavors. These collaborative efforts help us to provide the resources that strengthen the individuals who are the backbone of our creative economy.
Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville
The Arts & Business Council leverages and unites the unique resources of the arts and business communities to create a thriving, sustainable creative culture in Nashville. Whether providing volunteer legal services for artists and arts organizations, conducting numerous educational workshops for the creative community, or through their flagship artist entrepreneur training program Periscope, the Arts & Business Council strengthens both the creative and business communities in the region.
Nashville Fashion Alliance
The Nashville Fashion Alliance is a trade organization serving all of the facets of the fashion community in the Nashville area. Their mission is to build the regional fashion industry by amplifying early stage fashion businesses with an ecosystem of support and resources.
Fort Houston is an interdisciplinary workspace for makers of all media, offering its participants and attendees the opportunity to discover their creative potential and thereby facilitating the enrichment of Nashville’s artistic community. Educational art courses, individual and shared studio spaces, creative branding and management; all of these components and more come together under the collective vision of Fort Houston, with the aim of continuing the exponential growth of Nashville’s creative enterprise.
ArtCamp is a social and educational event which connects art lovers and makers in order to strengthen creative partnerships, improve sustainability, and further the community for artistic freedom in middle Tennessee. This annual, one-day event isn't just for artists. Anyone who appreciates art and local artists, whether it be from a professional, hobbiest or enthusiast perspective will find something in the many sessions, panel-discussions, and hands-on workshops.