Artist Callout – Family Art Packs Crewe SpareParts Festival 21

SpareParts and Minerva Arts are looking for 2 x freelance artists to design nature & heritage themed art packs which consider the environment, with family friendly arts activities for our participants to engage with during our Art Trail in Crewe on 21st and 22nd August, organised by SpareParts.

We’re looking for:

  • 1 x artist to design a creative writing pack
  • 1 x artist to design a visual arts pack (drawing or colouring)

We are looking for 5-7 x pages of design/prompts/creative tasks that can be printed onto recycled paper and included with a couple of other resources that encourage people to respond creatively to the environment. The activities should be inspired by the nature and heritage of Christ Church Gardens in Crewe, where the participants will be carrying out the activities. They should encourage participants to notice, reflect and appreciate their surroundings through a range of family friendly creative activities.

The successful candidates will design the art packs and Minerva Arts will source all materials and resources needed for the activities. The packs should include activities that can be completed outdoors.

Hours of Work and Artist Fee:

We envisage this work taking a maximum of 10 hours to complete.

The artist will be paid at a fee of £35.00 per hour.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send:

  • A CV
  • An expression of interest detailing your suitability for the role and how you intend to approach it

to Emily from Minerva Arts emilyatminerva@gmail.com by Wednesday 4th August 2021 at 5pm.

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