Teaching Artist for Drawing Programs


(33.69506,-117.925415)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

3321 Hyland Avenue, Suite ACosta Mesa, CA 92626

About

Opportunity to lead a drawing program for all ages at various Orange County Public Libraries. Your role as a Volunteer Teaching Artist would be to:

  • Lead a Drawing Program at an Orange County Public Library. The curriculum and supplies will be provided.

  • Work with the Program Director: program, scheduling, materials, use of Chuck Jones resources, and other administration requirements

  • Lead the drawing program based on the philosophy of Chuck Jones

  • Share the artistic disciplines and techniques that give you the most joy in a classroom setting

  • Provide a safe, inclusive environment where mistakes lead to new understanding, trying new techniques is encouraged, and every student experiences his or her creative potential

All Volunteer Teaching Artists must:

  • Submit line drawings of several Chuck Jones characters

  • Meet with the Program Director and discuss the requirements to lead a drawing program

  • Volunteer a minimum of 12 hours before leading your own program

  • Complete a Live Scan (background check)

Qualifications:

  • College student or a professional in your field

  • Must be outgoing and willing to engage students

  • Willing to work harmoniously with the Program Director, Program Assistant, and/or Volunteer Creative Aides

  • Reliable, dependable, efficient, and committed to your scheduled program

  • Have experience in a classroom setting

  • Art education or art experience preferred

Your benefits:

  • Draw inspiration from the genius and works of famed four-time Oscar winner, Warner Bros. animation director Chuck Jones

  • Develop your own creative potential

  • Build your resume

  • Receive a letter of verification stating your length of time with us, how many hours you volunteered and the option as a reference for future business endeavors.

  • Receive invitations to exhibition openings and other special events hosted by the Center

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible
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