Volunteer

Are you interested in promoting printmaking as a vibrant and progressive art form? Please join us as we work to present exciting programs, exhibitions, and events around Atlanta – there's always something exciting going on! Our volunteers come from all walks of life – from students, artists, seasoned art lovers and novice – and we organize volunteers all ages and backgrounds.

There are a variety of opportunities for you to become involved. If you are an artist or a professional with a specific skill set that you believe can benefit APS, please contact Kathy Garrou.

We welcome your partnership and look forward to seeing you soon!

Potential Tasks Include:
Organize and coordinate events
Organize and coordinate exhibit details with galleries and artists
Installation/de-installation of exhibits
Organize and manage receptions
Photograph or video exhibitions and events
Social media posts
Research potential grant opportunities
Write grant proposals

Program Volunteers (Exhibitions & Events)
Program Volunteers work on exhibitions, events, and public programs in the community and at the studio.

Marketing & Social Media Volunteers
Marketing & Social Media Volunteers create interesting, engaging and frequent content for our current members and to reach new members.

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

 

Second Sunday at the High Museum

Sunday, July 9, 2017

12:30 - 4:30pm

Intersection of Ralph D. Abernathy & Peeples St.

Andy Warhol prints are coming to the High! As part of the Second Sunday Family Activities Atlanta Printmakers Studio will be screenprinting Sam the Cat, a feline Andy drew many times. If you would like to help with the printing stations during the event please send an email to the contact below.

Interested Volunteers Please Contact:

Jerushia Graham at jgraham@AtlantaPrintmakersStudio.org

 

 

Family Day at the High Museum

Sunday, July 30, 2017

10:30a - 4:30p

In the spirit of Andy Warhol's fun and wacky hair, families will have the opportunity to screenprint paper wigs to cut out and wear. Who wouldn't jump at an excuse to model a paper wig while encouraging others to do the same? If you would like to help with the printing stations for this event, please send an email to the contact below. 

Interested Volunteers Please Contact:

Jerushia Graham at jgraham@AtlantaPrintmakersStudio.org

 

Summer Shade Festival  

Saturday, August 26, 2017

11:00 - 4:00p

Grant Park  -  800 Cherokee Avenue SE 30315

Big smiles and tiny inky hands await you at the annual Summer Shade Festival! Each year Atlanta Printmakers Studio sets up a monoprinting table in the children's area of the event. We serve lots of children in a short amount of time so we can use all the helping hands we can get.

We need two shifts of 6-8 people. Shift 1: 10:30a - 1:30p ; Shift 2: 1:30 - 4:30p

Interested Volunteers Please Contact:

Jerushia Graham at jgraham@AtlantaPrintmakersStudio.org

 

Maker Faire Atlanta  

Sunday, October 22, 2017

10:00 - 6:00p

Georgia Freight Depot  -  65 Martin Luther King, Jr., Drive, S.E.  Atlanta, Georgia 30334

What tinker wouldn't love the chance to operate a table top press. There are few things more beautiful then a well oiled press cranking out lovely prints. We need you to help faire participants pull prints on our table top press. 

There will be 3 shifts of 3 people. Shift 1: 9:30a - 12:30p ; Shift 2: 12:30 - 3:30p ; Shift 3: 3:30 - 6:30p

Interested Volunteers Please Contact:

Jerushia Graham at jgraham@AtlantaPrintmakersStudio.org