Volunteer Opportunity – Paint & Sip Artists/Assistants
Are you a good artist? Do you like to teach others to paint? Would you like to help us raise money to pursue its mission?
We are building a team of artists to facilitate our fundraising events. Palettes and Palates is our fundraising series of 2-2.5 hour events during which attendees receive step-by-step instruction on a particular painting while socializing and enjoying food & drinks. They take place at various eateries/breweries throughout the Bronx. We need fun, energetic artists and assistants to lead attendees in the painting exercises.
- Instruct groups of up to 40 people w/ varying artistic abilities in painting a picture
- Help customers with their paintings, mixing colors, etc.
- Event set-up and breakdown
- Create the pictures to paint at events
- Upbeat attitude
- Great communication skills
- Prior experience teaching art to adults and/or children
Events will take place on weekday evenings or on weekends. Artists and assistants will be needed for 4 hours total per event (from set-up to breakdown). We will provide artists and assistants with food/drinks (dollar limit applies). We supply canvases, tabletop easels, acrylic paints, and paint brushes for customers.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit your resume and 2-3 art samples. Video examples leading a class/event and references are a plus. Email requested items to firstname.lastname@example.org.