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Meet St. Pete – Creatives & Makers Panel

October 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| $10 – $15
KSPL's #MeetStPete - Creatives & Makers (Panel)

Keep Saint Petersburg Local presents its new series, #MeetStPete, featuring panels & workshops led by some of our city’s favorite local business owners + socials. The series provides unique opportunities to meet, learn from and really connect with existing & aspiring local business owners; as well as other dreamers, doers, shakers and makers.

Each month will highlight a particular theme/industry. Whereas all events are open to everyone in our community, those who are already part of/want to be part of that month’s highlighted industry are especially encouraged to attend.
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OCTOBER – CREATIVES & MAKERS
PANEL
$15 – General Admission
$10 – KSPL Members ($5 off)
☛ BUY TICKETS VIA LINK ABOVE OR HERE:
https://www.universe.com/meetstpeteoctpanel

St. Pete’s creative spirit is not just embodied in its painters, potters, sculptors, musicians, writers et al. We’re incredibly lucky to also have a great number of other phenomenally talented artists and artisans. Our October panel highlights four of our city’s creatives and makers.

Come get inspired, learn from and celebrate the success stories of these panelists:

PANELISTS:
Todd Bates | Founder of: Todd Bates Creative, The Vintage Neon Project,Carousel
Art Director/Designer/Photographer with over 25 years in the creative world, including almost 10 years as Creative Loafing Tampa’s Creative Director

Kenny Coil | Creative Director, Hype Group (view Kenny’s work here:instagram.com/kennycoil/)
You’re probably familiar with Kenny’s graphic design work, especially if you drink Green Bench Brewing Co. beer – he’s the one who designed their cans

Melissa Mudd | Owner/Teaching Artist, makeme
Artist (painting, drawing, fibers & digital media) / Teacher who has taught Pre-K through 12, university and in adult/community education settings (learn more about her degrees here: makemestudio.com/our-team)

Illene Sofranko | Owner, The Urban Canning Company
Illene’s gone from market vendor to recently opening her own brick-and-mortar kitchen, tasting room and retail shop, which also hosts canning classes & homesteading workshops
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Schedule:
6:00-6:15 Arrival/Social Time
6:15-7:15 Panel – Moderator, Jorge Vidal – Independent Museum Professional
7:15-8:00 Q&A + Social Time
* Beer & wine available for purchase from The Studio@620‘s cash bar + complimentary nibbles will be provided *
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SAVE THE DATES FOR UPCOMING EVENTS!
(Details on all events will be shared here: KeepSaintPetersburgLocal.org/MeetStPete)

OCTOBER – CREATIVES & MAKERS
October 18 – Workshop: “Getting Your Goods Out”
October 25 – Social

NOVEMBER – RETAIL
November 8 – Panel
November 15 – Workshop: “Merchandising”
November 22 – Social
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Image for #MeetStPete Series Credits:

Mural: Collaboration mural by artists, Erik Jones, and the Vitale Bros. – Created during the 2015 inaugural SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival(located at 2260 1st Avenue South)

Collage image used for #MeetStPete series created by: Suburban Apologist

Graphic work for #MeetStPete series: Alisha Hernandez

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Venue

Studio 620
620 First Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Phone:
727-895-6620
Website:
http://www.thestudioat620.org/