The ELAN Savvy Sessions:
Workshops for Artists
Build Your Own Website
Grant Writing Essentials
April 22, 2018
Website Building Workshop 10am-1pm
Grant Writing Workshop 2pm-5pm
There is no fee but you MUST register prior to attending this workshop.
BUILD YOUR OWN WEBSITE Workshop- 10:00am - 1:00pm
To register, please fill in our form: https://goo.gl/L7WF2W
With all of the website builders available today, how do you choose?
Wordpress or Wix? Squarespace or Site123?
What’s a SEO and how do you optimize it?
What are the basic principles of good design?
What content is essential?
Find out how to choose the right website builder for you or your company. Discover what the real
costs are, how to secure your domain name, and how to best integrate your new website with your
current social media platforms.
GRANT WRITING ESSENTIALS Workshop- 2:00pm - 5:00pm
This workshop will teach you how to put your best grant forward! Learn about the types of grants
available to artists of all disciplines. Find out what the major funding bodies such as the Canada
Council for the Arts, and the CALQ (Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Quebec) are looking for. This
workshop focuses on how to pitch your passion, using appropriate “grant” language, budgets,
workplan and supporting materials.
Both sessions will be run by:
June Park is an arts consultant, writer and cultural connector based in Montreal. She has worked in
Montreal for several arts organizations including Youtheatre, Playwrights’ Workshop Montreal and
RUBBERBANDance Group. She sat on the Executive Board of the Quebec Drama Federation as
Treasurer and was Director of Marketing for Opera Ontario/Opera Hamilton, and Development
Associate at the Royal Ontario Museum. She continues to work with various groups committed to
increasing the visibility and integration of culturally diverse artists from all disciplines. June has her
M.A. from the University of Toronto, B.A. from U of Calgary, and studied arts management at the
University of Waterloo, Cultural Careers Council of Ontario. She is currently finishing a manuscript
while working as a freelance grant writer, agent, and arts administrator.