Fill out the following form completely and submit by Friday, October 14, 2016. For further information, call (863) 337-4256.
Requirements for all Suncoast Arts Fest Internship Applicants:
Kids’ Art Garden: Interns will be given service-learning experience in art education. This team will develop art-making opportunities for children from pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. We will gather resources and materials, organize volunteers, and facilitate the Art Garden activities on the weekend of the event.
MakerSpace: Interns will be given service-learning experience in the areas of project management. Students will brainstorm possible local community partners, assist with event layout, communication and management.
Emerging Artist: Interns will be given service-learning experience in the area of visual art and will assist the Emerging Artist coordinator with the creation of a catalog of submitted artwork for display at the Suncoast Arts Fest. They will assist with exhibit set-up on Friday evening and Saturday morning. They will greet visitors and be scheduled in shifts to watch over the artwork at the Emerging Artist exhibit. On Sunday evening they will assist with taking down and packing the artwork for return to the submitting schools.
All festival proceeds are donated back to the community through the Arts for Kids mini-grant program, which provides funding for fine and performing arts projects in Pasco schools. You can help us meet our goals by making a tax deductible contribution to Fine Arts of the Suncoast.
Suncoast Arts Fest is produced by Fine Arts of the Suncoast, Inc. a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to its mission to develop a community culture that embraces the arts. All festival proceeds are donated back to the community through “Arts for Kids” mini-grants, which provide special project support for fine and performing arts projects in Pasco County schools. In total, SAF has awarded over $91,000 for the benefit of over 15,000 area children and teens.