Archive for the ‘Art Jobs’ Category

Do You Like To Do Something Creative Every Day? Jobs for Artists

October 2, 2008

Do you like to do something creative every day?

Paper Source is the premiere seller of fine, handmade papers from around the world.
We produce and travel the world to find interesting, one of a kind invitations, gift wrap, ribbons, stationery, handmade photo albums, journals, rubber stamps, creative tools and keen gifts.

We are currently accepting resumes for Store Management and Customer Service Associates for our new stores:
Reston Town Center- Reston, VA
Annapolis Town Center at Parole- Annapolis, MD
Phillips Plaza- Charlotte, NC
The Oaks Mall- Thousand Oaks, CA
San Francisco Bay Area
Berkeley, California

These opportunities are focused on ensuring a positive customer experience through product knowledge, providing exceptional and consistent service, and maintaining the store aesthetic and brand image, while also leading and inspiring a store team to achieve the Paper Source Mission.

We are looking for those that have a passion for our product and a desire to inspire others!

Previous retail management is required. A background in arts and crafts is desired.

The ability to work a flexible schedule is required.

Please visit our website for complete job description and hiring locations.

Please send cover letter and resume, with photos of your creative work if desired to


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Jobs Listing – Virginia Arts Festival

September 26, 2007




DESCRIPTION: The Virginia Arts Festival is seeking a detail oriented Operations Director passionate about the arts to coordinate and communicate event and artist logistics with staff and artists. This is a full-time, year round, salaried position with benefits, retirement plan, and paid vacation.

This position requires working nights/weekends to support events and artist needs.

Info: submit cover letter with salary requirements, resume, and references to

Job Listing – Craft Center Ops Director

September 26, 2007

Job Listing – Art Center Operations Mgr
Peters Valley Craft Center
Operations Director Position

Peters Valley Craft Center is located in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area near Layton, NJ (60 miles northwest of NYC). Throughout the Summer Peters Valley provides workshops in all craft media serving beginners and advanced students.

Fall through Spring the center hosts artist residencies allowing them the time, space and equipment to concentrate on their work. The center has also recently initiated programs for youth. The store and gallery are open year round and feature fine crafts and art items from over 300 artists. .

DESCRIPTION: Peters Valley Craft Center is seeking a detail oriented Operations Director to manage the day to day operations of the Craft Center. This is a new position created to free the Executive Director to concentrate on fundraising and development of new programs. The position reports directly to the Executive Director.

This is a full-time, year round, salaried position with health benefits, voluntary retirement plan, and paid vacation. The position includes a house and on-site residency is a condition of employment. This position requires working nights/weekends as necessary, particularly in the summer months.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 10 years managerial experience, display strong organizational, detail oriented, and multi-tasking skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills. He/she should have the ability to interact in a professional manner with artists, students, board members volunteers, and vendors effectively. Bachelors degree or commensurate experience required.

APPLY: The intended start date of the position is October 1, 2007, but will remain open until an appropriate candidate is identified. For consideration, materials should be received no later than September 21, 2007. Please submit cover letter with salary requirements, resume, and references to or by mail to: Peters Valley Craft Center 19 Kuhn Rd, Layton NJ 07851.

Three Art Employment Opportunities

August 8, 2007

1. The National Association of Independent Artists, an organization formed by art fair artists in 1995 has an opening for a part-time Executive Director. Do you have the skills to support this organization? Are you interested in working with dedicated artists and the art fairs in which they exhibit?

They are looking for someone who is a creative and persuasive leader and has astrong interest in the visual arts. The start date is immediately and you can do most of
the work from home. The NAIA exists to advocate for the professional and economic success of its membership and its programs support this goal. Visit for more information.

2. The Americans for the Arts Job Bank is your resource for making online employment connections in the arts field. The Arts Job Bank offers job seekers free and confidential resume posting, automated weekly e-mail
notification of new job listings, and the ability to save jobs for later review. Click here to find a job or post a position.

3. Chairperson, Ceramics Department Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts seeks a chairperson for its Ceramics Department. Qualifications: Master’s degree in ceramics and an active exhibition record is necessary.
Responsibilities include overseeing, operating and maintaining the ceramics studios and equipment, teaching classes; overseeing the sculpture studio, and other
administrative duties. E.O.E. Send resume and slides or CD to Denise Lisiecki, Director of the Art School,Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, 314 South Park Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 or email: