Creative Entrepreneur’s Symposium – Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design

Creative Entrepreneur’s Symposium

Join us on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at Colaisde na Gàidhlig | The Gaelic College for a day of community connections to learn more about the Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Designs Mikmaw Arts and Creative Entrepreneurship Programs and how they can help you achieve success with your craft business.

We will also feature community partners, discuss wellness strategies for creatives, and explore small business marketing best practices, so don’t miss out!

This event is open to the Centre’s Maker Membership, as well as participants in the Mikmaw Arts Program.

Morning coffee and lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions in advance so that we can notify the venue.



Welcome 10:00 AM – 10:05 AM

Introduction t the Mi’kmaw Arts & Creative Entrepreneurship Programs 10:05 AM – 10:30 AM

Artisan Case Study

Wellness Strategies for Creatives 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM

Telling Your Story for Marketing 11:30 AM

Lunch Break

Community Partner Presentation – Sydney Maker Space 1:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Social Media Marketing Basics 1:15 PM – 1:45 PM

Breakout Session 1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

Regroup and Wrap Up 2:30 PM

Click here to register