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Kimberly Pancoast

TEACHING ARTIST - DRAWING AND PAINTING

TEACHING ARTIST - DRAWING AND PAINTING

Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Drawing and Painting Department. We are specifically looking for those that can teach one or more of the following subjects:

  • First-Time Drawing
  • First-Time Painting
  • Beginning Drawing
  • Beginning Acrylic Painting
  • Beginning Oil Painting
  • Guided Painting Projects
  • Introduction to Watercolor
  • Figure Drawing and Painting

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in arts or higher or 5+ years as a working artist
  • At least two years of previous teaching experience, or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience
  • Positive, professional and motivational
  • Excellent people skills
  • Must be comfortable working with adults of all skill levels and abilities
  • Evening and weekend availability preferred

We need from you

  • CV/ Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Link to personal website/ online portfolio or 4 to 6 images in jpeg or pdf format
  • Teaching philosophy
  • 3 references (both personal and professional)
  • Up to 6 images of student work (if available)

Please send all information to hr@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Drawing and Painting Teaching Artist Application"



About

Since 1975, Lillstreet Art Center has been a community of artists and students working side-by-side. Our intent has always been to offer an alternative space to create, connect with, and find community. Lillstreet Art Center supports the arts through a multifaceted arts education program, year-long artist residencies, an art exhibition space, retail sales opportunities for artists, studio rentals and arts-based professional development.

Contact Info:
HR at LIllstreet Art Center
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Ravenswood, Chicago