Archipelago’s Artist and Maker Conference caters to those in the creative economy

Posted 2016-03-28

By Kay Stephens / Penobscot Bay Pilot

BELFAST — In recent years, the Midcoast has seen a number of events and conferences dedicated to uplifting those in the arts and creative economy and on April 1, Archipelago, retail side of the Island Institute, is bringing together artists and makers from around the state for a one-day event to offer networking, and practical tips and strategies to help people grow their small business.