For Artists / Opportunities

Holden Village, Chelan / Seeks Volunteer Art Studio Coordinator

Deadline
Submission fee
Free

Overview

Come live in intentional community and run the art studio for Holden Village for a year.  The job opens at the end of January/beginning of February, but we will accept applications until filled.  Familiarity with looms is highly desired - we have 14 looms in our weaving studio.

Creates an atmosphere in Holden’s Art Studios that is welcoming, while encouraging guests and staff to explore their creativity.  Duties include warping, maintaining, and troubleshooting a variety of looms, keeping art studios clean and organized, supervising volunteers, providing arts and crafts classes, and other tasks as needed.  Must be eager to learn new things and unafraid to teach with little or no experience.  Must enjoy working with a wide variety of people of different ages, from children through adults, on a one-to-one or group basis in an active environment.  Experience weaving, warping and maintaining looms required.  Knitting, sewing, painting, drawing, printmaking, bookbinding, basket making, tie dying, inkle weaving, etc. are all perks, but not required.

Eligible media

Arts-Related, Craft, Folk/Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.