California Arts Council

State of California

Conferences and Workshops

Conferences, workshops, webinars and training opportunities for arts administrators, educators and artists in California. To have us include a "Conferences & Workshops" item, please submit information to .


Foundation Center's Online Proposal Writing Course
Foundation Center
Online Convening
Date: 09-22-2015 thru 12-31-2016

Self-Paced eLearning

Have you been tasked with writing a grant proposal but don’t know where to start and can’t get away for an in-person class? Foundation Center’s Online Proposal Writing Course lets you learn at your own pace on your computer or mobile device.

Completely online and self-directed, this course puts you in charge of your own learning as you move through 15 lessons covering all aspects of proposal writing. We’ll give you plenty of guidance along the way with examples, worksheets, and templates to get you on your way to writing that proposal. You’ll have three months from the date of purchase to access the course, time you can use to complete the course at your own convenience and at your own pace!


Internet and Social Media Legal Issues for Artists and Business Owners
California Lawyers for the Arts
Santa Monica, CA
Date: 12-07-2016
Addressing a constantly evolving topic, this timely class will examine hot, new legal issues arising from the use of online social media. Attendees will learn how to advise clients to ensure best practices are followed, and that advertising, privacy, and corporate policies comply with federal and state laws. Concepts will be explained in plain English for the non-specialist and illustrated with real-life examples.

Practical Bookkeeping for Creative Artists
California Lawyers for the Arts
Sacramento, CA
Date: 12-07-2016