“Make your hobby your profession” Day conference on creative entrepreneurship at the Rooftile and Brickworks Museum

“Make your hobby your profession” Day conference on creative entrepreneurship at the Rooftile and Brickworks Museum


On the occasion of the European Artistic Craft Days 2019 (1-7 April), on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April, the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation (PIOP) will host the day conference on creative entrepreneurship of ftiaxto.gr in the context of Thessaly’s Chirotéchnika 2019 at the Rooftile and Brickworks Museum, in Vólos.
Experienced professionals from all horizons of the crafting sector will share their know-how using the most sophisticated materials and equipment. A variety of techniques and methods will be presented, so that visitors of all levels, from would-be crafters just starting out to experienced creators, will find something of interest to them. It is also ideal for first-timers looking to be initiated to the magical world of handicrafts.

More particularly:
On Saturday 6 April (from 12 noon - 4:30pm), Zacharías Polymenákos’ intervention will be targeted at creators, craftspeople, artists, small-scale producers, designers, graphic designers and all those who wish to learn the correct way to promote their creations and products online. Many craftspeople use a variety of techniques and do not hesitate to get involved with different objects. How can an entrepreneur crafter choose among all the possible products or services they can offer the one that will generate the greatest demand? Vália Binákou will address important questions towards making the correct choice. Lastly, Antónis Davíd, a professional photographer with an important track record, will share the secrets that make photographs stand out.

On Sunday 7 April, the fair’s participants will present the latest creative trends in the sector of handicrafts and do-it-yourself to the Chirotéchnika public.

Admission is free of charge. Prior sign-up is necessary.
In order to enrol and for the conference’s detailed programme (in Greek), please consult:

Rooftile and Brickworks Museum N. & S. Tsalapátas
Nótia Pýli, GR-383 34 Vólos
T: (+30) 24210 29844 | www.piop.gr