Professional Development

Road 2 Success

SNAG is creating an online mentoring program where established makers can transfer their business knowledge to others in the field. This mentoring program will tap into the pool of experienced professionals and enable them to share their wealth of knowledge and expertise.

Learn more about SNAG's mentoring program Road 2 Success


Professional Development Seminar

SNAG produces the Professional Development Seminar every year during the annual conference. The Seminar delivers three hours of concrete information that will change the way you approach your work and the way you do business.

Watch presentations from past Professional Development Seminars. Gather skills for your success in the business of arts.


Professional Guidelines

The Professional Guidelines have been developed as a reference to help everyone in the arts and crafts community learn how to handle common but important situations that may arise. These documents are basic tools for improved and equitable business practices, leading toward more standard professional practices.

Professional Guidelines for the arts and crafts community can be found here


Education Dialogue

The Education Dialogue, held each year during the SNAG conference, gives educators a place to discuss whatever current issues they’re facing in academia.

Read more about what educators have planned for the Education Dialogue at the next SNAG conference.