NOW HIRING: ART-ENTERTAINERS (ARTist, INstructor, and ENTertainers) and Assistants


NOW HIRING: ART-ENTERTAINERS (ARTist, INstructor, and ENTertainers)  and Assistants

We are looking to hire a part-time or on-call ART-ENTERTAINERS (instructors and assistants) who are fun, outgoing, and ready to make our customers feel welcome as soon as they come in!  An Art-Entertainer is an artist, instructor and entertainer all in one package.  Our model: Uncork’d Art teach a group of customers step-by step through the same piece of  simple artwork, as they drink wine and paint on canvas and listen to cool & groovy music during a fun night out!  This is not a serious painting class, but we believe that anyone can be an artist, and we still require quality instruction. We usually paint on 16×20 canvas with mid-grade acrylic paint.

Primary Instructor role (not limited to):

        Instruct and lead a group of 30+ beginner-level customers through the featured painting for the day/night.

        Create paintings that customers can personally execute in 1 Hour in order to ensure completion within 2 to 2.5 hours in front of a class.

        Balance between entertaining customers and instructing

        Follow all guidelines for instructing

        Be paired with an assistant for each art session.

        Assist with set-up and breakdown

        All other details upon hiring..

 Primary Assistant role (not limited to):

        Lead set-up and break-down

        Assist customers during session

        Assist instructor when needed

        Balance between entertaining customers and assisting

        Register customer at the beginning of the class

The required qualifications for all positions are:

     Artistic abilities (acrylic-medium)

     Instruction and leadership abilities

     Animated and Fun personality

     Entertainment background or the ability to entertain the crowd

        Comfort in large crowds and able to control the atmosphere

     Flexible Schedule

     Ability to create your own instructional piece (instructors only)

        Willingness to follow directions and teach according to our guidelines but able to add your own contributions

        Customer service

        Reliable transportation


When is hiring taking place?  We are recruiting now, to have all instructors or assistants in place by Mid October

When will the work be?  Work can be from one session a week to 5 sessions a week. Great for those who need extra cash, exposure, or want to fulfill their passion in art and working with people.

Where will I be working?  At the Chesapeake Art Center

 What is the pay rate for this work? Instructors will be paid $15/hr for each session worked .  Assistants will be paid $10/hr for each session worked.