Make the most of your experience to expand your reach, hone your craft, gain skills, and break through professionally while networking, collaborating, and showcasing your work throughout 7 counties within the Hudson Valley.

This exciting event is tailor-made with the creative in mind, and will grant you unlimited week-long, or daily, access to all CreativesMX Marathon events with meals and transportation included. Come prepared, plan ahead and be sure to bring your “A” game!


8 Creative Discipline Categories

Graphic designers, interior designers, textile designers, industrial designers, architects, & fashion creatives.

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Master Class: Graphic, Textile, Interior, Fashion, Architecture
  • Design Thinking (InnovatorsBox)
  • Illustration
  • Digital Design Portfolio
  • Digital Design, UX/UI & Motion Graphics
  • Design, Copywriting & Advertising Portfolio
  • Directing, Videography & Filmmaking (with Media Arts)
  • Marketing, Content & Publishing Portfolio
  • Photography, Styling & Art Direction
  • Design Studio (Architecture) Including:
    • Model-making techniques
    • Digital analysis and representation
    • Computer modeling and fabrication

Filmmakers, photographers, screenwriters, producers, directors, & cinematographers

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Master Class: Photography
  • Television School (Christina Wayne)
  • 1 Day Film School
  • CreativesMXtory Challenge

Innovators, crafts makers, inventors, 3D print designers, & tinkerers

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

Workshops in any of the following:

  • Traditional and Advanced Tools: 3D printers, laser cutters, and CNC routers
  • Milling equipment
  • High-speed plotters
  • Printmaking equipment for all media
  • Woodworking
  • Metalworking
  • Sewing, and textile production areas
  • Wet lab and work area;
  • Fabrication and modeling shops

Musicians, songwriters, producers, dancers, actors, directors, playwrights, & performing arts creatives

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Master Class: Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Dancer (Contemporary & Ballet), Actor
  • Recording Tips
  • Sing Like You Speak Workshop
  • Entertainment Is a Business
  • Stage Performance Workshop
  • Producing Seminar
  • Making a Music Video (with Media Arts)
  • Improv

Chefs, caterers, bakers, pastry chefs, brewers, & winemakers

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Mastering the Basics
  • Food Protection
  • Culinary Entrepreneurship
  • Front & Back of house management
  • Food product manufacturing & distribution best practices
  • Food Styling for Media
  • Farm to Table Best Practices
  • Food Sourcing

Designers, developers, gamers, & game industry creatives

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Master Class: Prototyping
  • Workshop: Build an Internet of Things Device
  • Workshop: Create with 3D Imaging
  • Seminar: I Created a Video Game, now what?

Writers, poets, editors, & illustrators

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Master Class: The Word, The Sentence, The Paragraph
  • Workshop: Writing convincing and arresting work
  • Panel: On current trends and practices
  • Workshop: Reading Aloud for Yourself and Others
  • Writing workshop

Painters, illustrators, drawers, sculptors, ceramic & new media artists

What Will The CreativesMX Marathon Provide You?

  • Creating a Digital Portfolio
  • Master Class: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Mixed Media
  • Plein Air Workshop & Challenge
  • Contemporary Art Issues

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See all of the exciting things that will be happening throughout the entire week. See events happening right in your area! You really shouldn’t miss this unique opportunity to join the local creative economy!