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New website showcases local talent and library workshops aim to assist artists

Posted on October 1, 2019 at 6:00 am

Discover local creators and artists at the Spokane Creators website (

  • Visual artists
  • Musicians
  • Performance artists
  • Literary artists
  • Other creators & artisans

The website is a great way to discover local artists that you can support by purchasing their work or seeing a performance.

Spokane County Library District has created this online collection of local artists, musicians, writers, performers, and creators to feature and celebrate the talented people within our community.

Thank you for celebrating Spokane’s rich creative community of local creators and artists with us.


If you’re an artist or creator, you can sign up to share your creations and talents on the Spokane Creators website.

Submit your work to be featured in our curated collection today at


Photographing 3D Artwork

Professional photographer Dean Davis teaches how to best use cameras and equipment available at The Studio to take high-resolution photographs of your artwork for grant and art show submissions, online sales, and displays. The focus of this class is three-dimensional works of art, such as sculpture, pottery, textiles, and other objects, and is open to artists of all disciplines and at all career stages. Bring a small piece of art to photograph. You’re welcome to bring your own camera. Registration is required. Adults

In partnership with Spokane Arts

Thursday, Oct 10, 3–6pm | REGISTER

How to Apply for an Artist Grant

Artist Trust Program Manager Lydia Boss provides an overview of how to apply for artist grants. Learn about how to find available funding opportunities, how the grant making process works, and how to make your next application stand out. This seminar is open to artists of all disciplines and at all career stages who are looking to learn more about artist grant applications. Adults

Thursday, Oct 17, 6–7:30pm


Gale Courses for Photography

Learn how to use DSLR cameras and photography techniques to improve the quality of your images in convenient, self-paced 6-week classes at Gale Courses.

Staff Pick Book List

Booklist: Marketing & Selling Your Artistic Creations

Discover resources and learn techniques to help you get your art in the hands of art buyers with this curated booklist.

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