Contract Teaching Artists – Drawing and Painting
Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Drawing and Painting Department, in person and online.
Drawing and Painting Teaching Artists
• Job Type: Freelance / Contract
• Location: Chicago – Ravenswood, Illinois.
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
BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ artists are strongly encouraged to apply.
- 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 a 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)
This is a contract position with an hourly rate based on experience.
How to Apply
Please send all information to email@example.com with the subject line “Drawing & Painting Teaching Artist Application.”
Please indicate in your application if you prefer to teach in-person, online, or if you are open to teaching in either format.
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.
Job Categories: Call for Artists!. Job Types: Contract. Job Tags: artist, arts education, call for artists, exhibition, gallery, and teaching. States: Illinois.
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