Art Instructor Position

Parkhurst Gallery 

San Pedro, CA 

 Instructor needed with teaching experience to work in a creative and exciting environment! This is no ordinary art class - we are all about having FUN! Our classes are a PARTY, and you are the host!

Part-time position, primarily evening and weekend classes. Please note that you do not have to load and unload supplies to transport to different venues, nor are you responsible for accounting duties.

Compensation: $13 to $15 an hour depending on experience.


  • Creating and developing paintings to be taught in a step by step format for 1 st time artist
  • Instructing customers during class in an energetic, clear and well-paced manner
  • Encouraging creativity and creating a relaxed, fun atmosphere
  • Setting up and cleaning up for each class

Required Skills:

  • Must have experience in teaching in a paint and sip or similar environment
  • Designing and executing quality, acrylic paintings in various painting styles
  • Must be able to guide classes of up to 40 people to paint and compete an acrylic painting in 2 ½ hours
  • Time management and communication skills

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Public Speaking (Theatrical experience preferred)
  • College degree in Art or design related field.
  • Experience in customer service

To apply, please respond with:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter (Brief description how you would run your class)
  • 3 images of your original paintings

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