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Sat, 26 June


Building 5, CQ University Bundaberg

Makers' Shopfront Artist Forum

A two-day event created by artists for artists. Join industry experts to build entrepreneurship in the visual arts through sharing skills and business know-how, for the ongoing development and support of professional arts practices, projects and organisations.

Registration is Closed - please contact us directly for further information.
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Makers' Shopfront Artist Forum
Makers' Shopfront Artist Forum

Time & Location

26 June 2021, 9:00 am AEST – 27 June 2021, 4:00 pm AEST

Building 5, CQ University Bundaberg , 6 University Dr, Branyan QLD 4670, Australia

About the Event

As the culminating event for the CQ Shopfront Project and the launch of the first phase of the new platform Makers' Shopfront, this forum will offer visual artists the opportunity to grow their business capacity and network with like-minded people from the industry.

The two-day line up has a wonderful range of topics and presenters that can reinforce your practice. Click on this LINK to view the program! You can also register to be one of 10 people to take the opportunity to pitch your business to your peers for feedback. This is a great opportunity to refine your marketing messages with a short strictly 8 minute presentation!

The preference is for a two-day attendance. If you have extenuating circumstances and would like to discuss attendance for one day, please email either or

With thanks to all of our funding partners - especially CQ University and CQ RASN along with Arts Queensland.


Due to new COVID-19 rules, social distancing and upgraded hygiene measures are in place at CQ University and this event for the safety of visitors and staff. Please contact us if you have any concerns or queries prior to attending on 0438 515 844.

Important - Please carefully read the terms and conditions before making a booking:

• On entry all visitors to are required to in through the QR Code Check In app

• Individuals are to abide by social distancing measures at all times.

• All program attendees must be in good health prior to attending the session (eg. no runny noses, coughs, temperatures). If any of the attendees booked in feel unwell, please cancel your booking. Refunds will be permitted in the case of illness.

• Anyone who has travelled to a COVID declared hotspot must abide by the Queensland Government’s rulings on this and if directed to, not attend the event.

• A reminder notification will be sent 24 hours prior to the program. If you are unable to attend due to illness, please cancel.

• By making a booking you agree to all of the above.


Refunds are not available for this event unless the event has been officially cancelled by the organisers or if you are unwell and in meeting the COVID SAFETY Policy you need to cancel your attendance. Tickets will not be refunded for a change of mind or availability.


  • 2-Day Pass

    This pass includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on both days and the full learning experience.

    +$2.38 service fee
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  • Register 4 Pitch Your Business

    This session is open to 10 artists who are business ready and want to share their pitch to get feedback from their peers on their products and/or services. It is a great opportunity to test your marketing pitch in a short 8 minute presentation!

    Sold Out
  • Sunday Only Day Pass

    This is for attending the Sunday Program only

    +$1.25 service fee
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  • Stacey

    +$1.38 service fee
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