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Calling all Teaching Artists for Classes & Events

Lil Chameleon:  The stylish child’s resale boutique, a cool café & even cooler classes.  Buy.  Sell.  Trade.  Relax.  Play.

Lil Chameleon is looking for skilled, charismatic, reliable teaching artists and instructors with various backgrounds in art, craft, music, fashion, puppetry, family & community, parenting, mothering and wellness to work with us. We are a new business opening this Fall in Lower Westchester (location to be announced in a few weeks) offering a variety of classes and events for ages 2-12+, mothers and families. All classes will be held in our ground floor location.  Additional office space in our separate upstairs area could also be available to rent.

The ideal teaching artists are passionate about their work and have previous experience teaching kids and/or families.  Maybe you already have a following! 

Lil Chameleon is currently building the programming and open to hosting a variety of art and music classes and events although we are seeking to stay within these general themes: children, families, community, the earth, recycling & upcycling, fashion and style, jewelry & accessories, current children’s trends, home decorating, dolls, toys, and animals. Put your ideas on paper and let’s discuss.  

Looking especially for artists located in the Westchester area who are available to teach in our location during the weekday and possibly Saturdays if arranged.

Payment is made directly to the Teaching Artist as a Sole Proprietor or company at a mutually negotiated rate. Our location is centrally located, directly across the street from a Metro North station, an average 35 min trip from NYC’s Grand Central, and easily accessible via car. 

Please email cover letter with a brief summary/proposal of the type of class you’d like to run, resume in a PDF, and include a website or portfolio link if available.  cc@lilchameleon.com

We look forward to hearing from you!

Details

Is Project Ongoing? yes
Deadline 6/16/2017
Contact Name CC Benitez
Contact Email cc@lilchameleon.com
Website https://www.lilchameleon.com/

CALL TO ARTISTS! Juried Art and Photography Show

The Great Swamp (Pawling, NY) Celebration.
October 21 and 22, 2017

Artists are invited to submit up to (4) digital images of 2 dimensional work for the competition. There is no cost to submit. There will be a $15 hanging fee for each accepted work and FrOGS will retain a 25% commission on all works sold.

Cash prizes will be awarded. Winners and Honorable Mentions will be invited to participate in a follow up show at the Front Street Gallery in Patterson (NY). Full details to follow.

For complete submission guidelines, please click here.

Deadline is midnight, Sunday, October 1. You will be notified by email regarding acceptance by Wednesday, October 11.


ABOUT FRIENDS OF THE GREAT SWAMP

Founded in 1990, the Friends of the Great Swamp (FrOGS) is a volunteer non-profit organization made up of residents and neighbors who have been working to preserve the Great Swamp Watershed of Putnam County and Dutchess County, New York. We have a Board of Directors that meets once a month throughout the year to discuss issues of local environmental concern and to guide the activities of the organization.

Details

Deadline 10/1/2017
Contact Name Friends of the Great Swamp (FRoGS)
Contact Email info@frogs-ny.org
Website http://frogs-ny.org

Hot & Cool Summer at the Blue Door: Annual Open Artist Members Exhibition

CALL FOR ALL MEDIA

Blue Door Art Center is excited to present Hot & Cool Summer at the Blue Door: Annual Open Artist Members Exhibition.

The exhibition will be in our gallery located at 13 Riverdale Avenue in downtown Yonkers and will take place July 14th – August 26th, 2017.

Maximum framed size is up to 60”x60”.

Deadline for submissions is Monday, June 26th, 2017.

This exhibition is open only to the artist members of the BDAC. Please contact Jay Oh, jay@bluedoorartcenter.org, to check your status as a member or to join as a new member.

There will be an installation fee of $15 per artist and a 35% commission for works sold.

Please visit our website http://bluedoorartcenter.org/submissions/hot-cool-summer-blue-door-annual-open-artist-members-exhibition to use our standard upload form.  You will be asked to send us images and info regarding your artwork. If you have any questions regarding the submission process, please email info@bluedoorartcenter.org or call 914-375-5100.