Application Deadline: May 17th, 2020

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Thanks to everyone who applied. Only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Interested in being apart of the Sparkles n' Sawdust team? Fabulous!

Here is a quick outline of what we look for when hiring:

Sparkles n' sawdust is a small independent business. We value our instructors and treat them like family. Due to this, we hire based on both experience and personality. We are looking for friendly, bubbly and energetic artsy folks, who know how to get a group excited for an activity. Previous teaching or leadership experience is preferable but, not mandatory. Due to the nature of this work you must be comfortable leading a group and be very reliable. Strong communication and organization skills is a must. If you have a positive attitude and have the qualifications (see job posts below before applying), that we are seeking, please send your resume and include a paragraph about yourself, we want to get to know you! Email: jacquelyn.miccolis@hotmail.com

Painting Instructor

Start Date: TBD

Pay: Based upon Experience 

Part-time/Casual | Contract

This includes:Various Paint Workshops & Paint Nights

  • Experienced Artist with either personal or professional training/practice

  • Positive attitude & warm personality

  • Confident in leading a group 

  • Honest and trustworthy

  • Reliable with a strong work ethic

  • Good sense of humor is always a plus

Please include some examples of your work in your application. A formal portfolio is not required, however it is never discouraged. Also, be sure to view our workshop section (Painting & Paint Night) prior to applying to asses your fit for this position.

Drawing Instructor

Start Date: TBD

Pay: Based upon Experience 

Part-time/Casual | Contract

This includes:Various Darwing Workshops & hosting life drawingf classes. This includes: timing models: setup & tare down and professionalism.

  • Experienced Artist with either personal or professional training/practice

  • Positive attitude & warm personality

  • Confident in leading a group 

  • Honest and trustworthy

  • Reliable with a strong work ethic

  • Good sense of humor is always a plus

Please include some examples of your work in your application. A formal portfolio is not required, however it is never discouraged. Also, be sure to view our workshop section (Drawing & Human Art) prior to applying to asses your fit for this position.

Eco Craft Instructor

Start Date: TBD

Pay: Based upon Experience 

Part-time/Casual | Contract

 

This includes but is not limited to: Wool dryer balls (needle felting), beeswax wraps & flower pressing.

  • Experienced Artisan with either personal or professional training/practice

  • Practices eco conscious living

  • Positive attitude & warm personality

  • Confident in leading a group 

  • Honest and trustworthy

  • Reliable with a strong work ethic

  • Good sense of humor is always a plus

Please view our workshop (Eco crafts) section prior to applying to asses your fit for this position.

Interested in teaching your own workshop?

Check out our studio rental options.

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HOURS OF OPERATION

Open during scheduled workshops and private events 

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1574 Argyle Street, Suite 4

2nd Floor (Above the Bitter End)

Halifax, Nova Scotia

B3J 2B3