The Nevada SBDC is proud to present the first ever Business of Art class in Mesquite to help you turn your talent or hobby into a small business! This course is free and open to the public and welcomes all artists, hobbyists and creative individuals.

Join us for six hours (over three afternoon) of hands-on instruction to learn more about turning your art into a profit. Numbers matter – what are your labor and material costs?  Are you writing off legitimate expenses like mileage, travel, workspace and material costs? Business numbers matter, let’s make it work!

The class will be hosted by the Mesquite Fine Arts Center.

Topics Covered:

  • Intro to Business Basics
  • Opportunity Recognition
  • Using Social Media to Sell Your Art
  • Why Artists Need Websites
  • Pricing Your Art For Profit/Break-Even Analysis
  • Helpful Resources


Event: The Business of Art

Dates: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, September 30th, October 1st & 2nd 

Time:  4:00-6:00 PM

Location: Mesquite Fine Arts Center, 15 W. Mesquite Blvd., Mesquite, NV, 89027

Cost:  FREE

Registration Link: click “training calendar”

Program Questions: Kathy Carrico at (775) 784-6879, or