Art Instructors for Adult Workshops and Classes Featherstone is looking for new instructors to help develop and broaden our adult programming. We are accepting resumes/CVs for instructors to teach workshops and classes in oil, watercolor, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, jewelry, encaustics, mosaics, stained glass, glass fusion and more. We are open to a variety of mediums and different offerings. If you are interested in teaching and have an idea for a specific class you would like to teach please contact us! These are contracted positions, hourly pay: $35
Successful candidates for this role will bring:
Professional knowledge and skill in at least one medium
Excitement for and ability to cultivate creativity and enthusiasm for art in others
Professional demeanor with students, parents, and staff
Work experience as a teaching artist or art teacher, although professional artists exploring teaching for the first time are welcome to submit a workshop proposal
Degree in education, art history, studio art, or a related field preferred but not required
Are you a seasonal resident?
Days Available / Time Preferred (mornings, afternoons, evenings)?
Have you taught before (if so where/when)?
Class /workshop concept including skill level, medium(s), class description, and class structure
Figure Models Life Drawing, our open studio with live models is offered on Tuesday mornings from 9:30am-12:00pm (2:00-4:30pm during the summer months June-August). There is no instructor for this class which has draped and undraped models that vary in age, sex, and body type each week. Figure models pose nude in an adult studio environment as a subject for student artists learning to make drawings, paintings and related artworks. Pay per session: $80
Essential Functions & Qualifications:
Pose nude or draped for fine art drawing/painting
Provide a full range of traditional and creative poses, from gestures to sustained poses
Maintain poses for a fixed period of time
Minimum eighteen years old
Comfortable posing nude in small and large group sessions
Physical Requirements: Model platform is raised and models must be able to get up and down from 1 foot platform without assistance. Figure models will be required to hold expressive, animated, and sustained poses throughout the 2.5 hour session.
Featherstone Center for the arts encourages individuality and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. We welcome all people to our campus, programs and to apply for positions at Featherstone.