2018 Ready Set Market! professional development program - Apply Now

Ready Set Market! Professional Development Program

To celebrate the range of beautiful handcrafted work being created in Canberra, and nurture Canberra’s talented emerging artists, Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre is proud to present the 2018 Ready Set Market program.


Ready Set Market will support a small group of makers to get market ready. From developing production work, crafting your brand, being sales ready and presenting your work and your brand in one of Australia’s leading design markets, Undercurrent Design Market at the National Portrait Gallery (23-25 November 2018).

Following a successful pilot in 2017, this program has been expanded and offers a solid foundation for budding production makers, though a series of intensive workshops led by leading stylists, photographer and makers, and step by step support in a small group over five months.

Each place includes:

· A shared market stall at Undercurrent Design Market Presented by the Curatoreum as part of the Design Canberra Festival at the National Portrait Gallery on November 23rd, 24th and 25th

· Workshop - Product development 1 with Richilde Flavell from Girl Nomad Ceramics (3 hours)
· Workshop – Product development 2 with medium-specific established makers (3 hours)
· Workshop - Crafting your brand with artist, designer and facilitator Yasmin Masri (1 hour)
· Photoshoot – product styling and photoshoot with photographer and stylist Anisa Sabet (1.5 hours)
· Workshop - Market Ready with Sydney based prop stylist Lynsay Fryers and Richilde Flavell from Girl Nomad Ceramics (3 hours)

· Your participation in the Undercurrent Design Market will be supported by DESIGN Canberra’s active Social Media and Marketing campaign


This program including your Undercurrent Market stall fee, 11.5 hours of quality workshops and photoshoot is $680 (and just $380 for Craft ACT members!) (inc GST) per participant.

Learn from

Photographer and stylist Anisa Sabet http://anisasabet.com.au/

Stylist Lynsay Fryers http://www.lynseyfryers.com/
Designer and facilitator Yasmin Masri https://www.yasminmasri.com/

Product maker and market regular Girl Nomad Ceramics https://www.girlnomadceramics.com/

Applications close Saturday June 30 2018