For artists working in all media who are ready to take the next step towards exhibiting, publishing and marketing their work, instructor Maurine Sutter will host a one-day workshop on Sunday, Jan. 31 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. covering the basics needed to get started or improve on the promotional materials already produced. The workshop takes place at Vermont Center for Photography, 49 Flat St., Brattleboro.

The essentials of how to prepare your work for gallery submission and juried shows, along with the importance of editing your portfolio will be covered, tips on writing or improving your artist statement, resume and curriculum vitae.

Participants should bring a portfolio or sample prints of their work, with any/all of the written supporting materials mentioned above, even first drafts, or "works in progress." For more information call 802-251-6051 or visit