The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) is seeking artists/instructors to work with children, teens, adults, and seniors in an expanding arts education program. All media are welcome. Unique approaches and techniques are encouraged. Classes may be taught on a weekly or monthly basis or may be offered as one-time workshops over one or multiple days. In-person or virtual class/workshop proposals are welcomed.
Classes and workshops may be proposed for winter, summer, fall, and spring sessions. Mommy and Me preschool/toddler classes may be taught Tuesday – Thursday mornings. Youth and teen classes will be scheduled after school hours Monday – Thursday, on weekends, and a variety of available hours during the summer. Adult classes may be taught on Tues-Friday afternoons, evenings, and on weekends. All art classes must be scheduled around our existing exhibit and rental calendars.
OCAF is specifically looking for artists/teachers who can teaching the following classes:
Saturday morning workshops for children (homeschool and/or boy/girl scouts)
Kinder Music programs
Classes for teens
Sip and Paint
Poetry or writing
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math)
Full-length classes: Typically run 2 to 3 hours
Workshops: Typically run for 1-3 days
*In the event of unsatisfactory enrollment one week prior to the start date OCAF reserves the right to cancel a class/workshop, or with instructor approval run the class at reduced capacity.
Pay rate is 60% of tuition received.
Instructors will be paid within 10 business days of their class/workshop’s end.
Tuition is based on instructor fee, material cost, and OCAF overhead. When planning your fee, please be mindful that we strive to make all classes affordable to our students.
For more information, go to ocaf.com/teach/. If interested in teaching, please fill out the OCAF Class and Workshop Proposal form below.
Proposals are reviewed by a committee and space is limited. Once we receive your proposal, we will contact you if we need more information or if teaching slots become available.