Learn how to sell your art online and take interesting photos with The Seattle Public Library's upcoming digital creativity workshops: The Online Marketplace (Etsy, etc.) on Sept. 15 and Photography for the Holidays on Oct. 20.

Library events are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required.


  • 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15 - The Online Marketplace (Etsy, etc.). Learn about different business models for online art sales and discover which is right for you. Explore what you need to do to get ready for selling online, including how to photograph what you plan to sell to improve your success. The class will take a look at a few sites, including Etsy.com, as examples of what to expect out there in the online marketplace.
  • 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20Photography for the Holidays. This class focuses on how to make the best, most interesting photographs possible, including tips like lighting, poses, backgrounds, techniques and composition for family photographs and landscapes.


Digital creativity classes are made possible by support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation and presented in partnership with South Seattle College.

The Library's dynamic approach to building community that enriches lives includes programming that brings people, information and ideas together to respect and embrace the well-being of the people we serve. Job resources, digital learning and digital creativity classes are some of the creative solutions the Library finds to meet the public's changing needs and interests.

All physical locations of The Seattle Public Library are closed in accordance with public health guidelines to limit the spread of COVID-19. Visit the Library's Road to Reopening page for more information on book returns, Curbside Service and other Library services being offered. You can now place new holds on physical Library materials.