Instructors for Summer High School Art & Craft Program

Join Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program, a non-profit arts organization in beautiful and rustic Williamsburg, MA. 

We are now accepting applications for Snow Farm Summer 2016, a residential studio craft program for high school students.  Including staff orientation, the program runs June 30 – July 30, 2016.  We are looking for enthusiastic, patient, and dependable artists to instruct students in the following media:


•    Glassblowing
•    Flameworking
•    Ceramics
•    Woodworking (July 3-16 only)
•    Fiber & Textile Design (July 17-30 only)
•    Metalsmithing & Jewelry
•    Metal Sculpture & Fabrication (July 17-30 only)
•    Drawing & Painting
•    Printmaking (July 3-16 only)

In addition to responsibilities in the studio, all instructors participate in recreational activities and assist with overall supervision of the students in the residential setting.  All positions are temporary and require living on campus in Williamsburg, MA.  This position includes salary, dorm accommodations, and all meals.  Whether you are an established artist or have just completed your MFA, we look forward to hearing from you! 


APPLY HERE

 

 

Art Management and Marketing Intern - Spring or Summer

We are seeking a responsible, enthusiastic, and capable student in arts administration, business, or studio art to work directly and closely with the Director of Marketing and Communications.  Internship schedule can include working both on site and virtually.

Objectives

  • Interns will learn how a small arts education organization builds and maintains relationships with students, faculty, and related organizations. 
  • Interns will learn how to create digital and print promotional material and communications. 
  • Interns will learn how to run and evaluate multiple social media campaigns simultaneously. 
  • Interns will acquire a portfolio of e-marketing writing samples. 
  • Interns will participate in the strategic planning of programs and events.
  • Interns will contribute substantially to the organization’s mission and goals. 

Duties

  1. Produce and distribute e-newsletters in Constant Contact.  Develop content by researching, interviewing, and writing articles; taking and editing photos or videos; and developing new content ideas (contests, quizzed, surveys, etc).   Evaluate analytics and develop strategy accordingly. 
  2. Develop, enhance, and maintain social media activities on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram. Evaluate analytics and develop strategy accordingly. 
  3. Provide general support of organizational objectives including planning special events, developing the 2016 program schedule, producing the 2016 catalog and other print materials, using advanced database features, and providing customer service to students.
Qualifications:
  • Must have reliable transportation and be available to work at Snow Farm at least two times per week. 
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to complete projects. 
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Access to a computer with internet.
  • Pursuing a program of study in management, marketing, or art.
How To Apply:
 Please send resume and cover letter to Lisa Oram, Director of Marketing and Communications, lisa@snowfarm-art.org
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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

 

Workshop Instructors

Snow Farm welcomes workshop proposals from talented, creative artists throughout the year.  In order to be considered, please send a letter detailing your ideas, a resume, and a link to your online portfolio to maryjo@snowfarm-art.org.  Alternately, we can view images via Dropbox or a similar service.  Please do not send large images by email.  Thank you for your interest in Snow Farm: The New England Craft Program.