An engaging and insightful talk on the use and application of social media platforms for artists, makers and all level creatives.

Venue: Ocean Studios


An engaging and insightful talk on the use and application of social media platforms for artists, makers and all level creatives.

Are you an artist, maker or creative looking to showcase your work to a wider audience? Join us for an engaging and insightful talk on “Social Media for Creatives” by Jenny Evans an award-winning young entrepreneur and artist.

Jenny’s website

Jenny has sold her artwork all over the world, celebrating her passion for nature.

She studied textiles at Cardiff Metropolitan University and while there, won Santander’s University Entrepreneur’s national competition in 2017, winning a grand prize of £25k.

She graduated with a first-class honours and went on to set up a high growth, investor backed business in 2018 after raising a seed round of £350k. She managed a team of ten people across two offices, manufacturing luxury homeware and fashion accessory goods here in the UK.

Less than a year after graduating and while running her business, she was also the UK Policy Chair for Young Entrepreneurs for the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), lobbying central government for changes in the law to support other young entrepreneurs. For the last few years, Jenny has worked with hundreds of Plymouth businesses at Outset, helping other start-ups and entrepreneurs succeed and follow their passions. Jenny is also a Trustee for Plymouth Culture, helping shape the future creative and cultural direction for the city.

Now a lecturer of Fashion Media & Marketing at the Arts University Plymouth, Jenny is passionate about sharing the inspiring stories and helping promote the next generation of creatives.

In her dynamic talk, Jenny will explore how you can harness the power of social media platforms to effectively promote your art, connect with clients, and cultivate a thriving online presence.


Strategies for Artistic Success: Discover techniques to tailor your social media presence to your unique artistic style, allowing you to stand out in a crowded digital landscape.

Engagement and Community Building: Learn how to foster meaningful connections with your audience, turning followers into dedicated fans who eagerly anticipate your next creation.

Visual Storytelling: Explore the art of conveying narratives through visuals. Jenny will delve into the ways you can captivate your audience and leave a lasting impression.

Platform Deep Dives: Get an in-depth look at the top social media platforms for artists, including Instagram, TikTok, Pinterest, and more. Learn which platforms align best with your art and objectives.

Navigating Algorithms: Understand the nuances of social media algorithms and gain insights into how you can work with them to ensure your content reaches the right eyes.

Q&A Session: An interactive Q&A session where you can ask your questions, seek personalized advice, and gain valuable insights from our experienced speaker.

Social: Stick around for an hour after the Talk to enjoy glass of wine on us and engage in the stimulating discussion with fellow creatives.

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday 18th October

Time: Talk: 6.30pm – 8.30pm ; Social: 8.30pm – 9.30pm

Location: Ocean Studios, Workspace 2 (first floor)

Ticket Information:

Ocean Studio Holders: £5.00 (includes glass of wine for the Social)

General Admission: £8.00 (includes glass of wine for the Social)

Reserve your spot now and embark on a journey to discover the full potential of social media for your artistic endeavours. See you there!

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