Teaching Artist Needed : Arts based Afterschool (ATLANTA, GA)(Stipend)

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Evolving Arts of America

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The Creative Hub Afterschool pairs children from the West End area with experienced artists in a range of disciplines. Under the guidance of these artists, children will have the opportunity to gain first-hand experience as they experience training in abstract painting, sculpture, photography, jewelry making, and fashion design. Our goal is to bring together the community of West End Area by giving children from ages 7 to 15 the opportunity to participate in a group arts event led by accomplished artists.

The West End is an economically disadvantaged community when it comes to the Arts. Evolving Arts of America is our way to address these issues by exposing children and young adults to creative arts, connecting them with skilled mentors, and nurturing their confidence in their own creative abilities

Our goal is to bring together the community of the West End by giving children from ages 7 to 15 the opportunity to participate in a group arts event led by accomplished artists.

Creative Hub is a Free Arts Based afterschool Program that will be held on Thursday's From November 2018 to May 2019

There is a Monthly stipend of $120 which equals out to $30 a class.

We are currently looking for Teaching Artist that will be willing to give up half of their time on a Thursday evening's to teach underserved youth in the west end of the city of Atlanta in the following area's.

Sculpture Making

Fashion Design

Photography

Abstract Expression (Painting )

Poettery Making

Jewelry making

About Evolving Arts of America Evolving Arts of America founded in 2014 with a vision and goal to empower young people ages 10 to 17 to break habits that lead to trouble in school and in the streets. To do this, Evolving Arts of America uses the opportunity of hands-on creativity in visual art, music, fashion, dance, and film to help nurture a positive path. Our Mentoring programs in the arts foster positive changes through goal setting, self-discipline, skill development, and friendship. We want students to know that they can become anything in life, such as a painter, choreographer, musician, fashion mogul, film editor, videographer, and more. Students also work with a mentor to broaden their minds, enjoy different activities and develop a positive attitude towards their future in the arts. The typical mentor-youth relationship demands a commitment from the potential mentor. For most mentors, this experience changes their lives, taps their inner resources, and challenges their convictions. For the youth they help to mentor, the experience helps them believe that they can accomplish anything in life with hard work and dedication.

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Arts & Culture Children & Youth Community

WHEN

Mon Nov 05, 2018 - Mon May 06, 2019
04:00 PM - 05:45 PM

WHERE

1332 Metropolitan parkwayAtlanta, GA 30310

(33.718884,-84.40733)
 

SKILLS

  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Pottery
  • Visual Arts

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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