Photo of people holding Ignite certificates. They are standing in front of a mural inside C4's office.
Recent Graduates of Ignite show off their graduation certificates with invited artist panelists. C4 Atlanta invites local artists and arts organization leaders to give feedback to Ignite participants on their final business plans.


COVID-19 Update: This course is now being offered as an online workshop until further notice due to the threat of COVID-19. Course dates will stay the same, and students will receive information regarding how to access their classes online after registration.

Next Class:  Wednesdays, Jan 29 – Mar 18, 2019, 10:30am – 1:30pm (SOLD OUT) OR  6:00pm – 9:00pm online via Zoom.

Please note: There are still seats available for the upcoming 6:00pm session, however the 10:30am session is now sold out. 

Cost: $250 for non-members $200 for C4 Atlanta Members

Ignite is an eight-week training seminar for creative individuals aiming to develop a sustainable business plan. This empowering and interactive experience provides each participant with a complete framework for planning, launching, managing, and sustaining their arts careers, projects or companies. Participants will leave this 8-week course with these tools to help their careers:

  • Mission & Vision Clarity
  • Framework for a Business Plan
  • Resources for Creating a Budget
  • Financial Planning Resources
  • Action Plan

Enroll in Ignite

More Information

$250 for non-members $200 for C4 Atlanta Members
Ignite Course Agenda
What do my peers say about Ignite?
We’re glad you asked! Here are a few testimonials: Ignite Student Testimonals 
When will Ignite be offered again?
Here are additional upcoming dates:
    Also, check the training schedule for a full list.
    Payment and Refund Policy

    Full payment is required to reserve a spot and guarantee enrollment in all classes and workshops offered by C4 Atlanta. Credit Card payments may be made online through the registration form or through our online payment form at

    Checks should be made out to C4 Atlanta, PO Box 170319, Atlanta, GA 30317. Payment must be received before the first class session.

    You may cancel your enrollment, without penalty, by notifying C4 Atlanta, in writing (via written letter or email), at least 10 days prior to the first class session.

    If we receive your notification at least 10 days prior to the first class session, we will refund 100% of the tuition, minus a $10 administrative fee; or we will offer 100% of the tuition as credit toward a future C4 Atlanta class to be used within the following three months.

    If you cancel your enrollment less than 10 days prior to the first class session, you will receive a 50% refund of the cost of tuition; or we will offer 50% of the tuition as credit toward a future C4 Atlanta class to be used within the following three months.

    If you cancel within 48 hours of the first class session, C4 Atlanta will not offer any refunds.

    C4 Atlanta reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment. We will notify you in case of a cancellation and we will refund 100% of your class fee.

    Membership fees are not refundable under any circumstances. The refund policy described in the above paragraphs is non-inclusive of membership fees.

    Original content created by Kamal Sinclair, MBA ~ Principal Consultant, Strategic Arts. Facilitated by C4 Atlanta Staff and Working Arts Professionals.