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  • Advance the arts and promote cultural development
  • Contribute toward the health and well being of our community
  • Gain training and experience, earn community service hours
  • Additional perks may be included!

Dedicated committees and positions available:

Volunteer Coordinator

Position description: Round up existing volunteers and track these in one place. Recruit new volunteers. Attend monthly directors meeting and keep appraised on upcoming needs. Match skills and availability of volunteers with said needs. Regularly engage with volunteers and facilitate training or development where needed. Develop an incentive program for volunteers. Help resolve conflicts or personnel issues. Report monthly and/or annually on volunteer hours and accomplishments. Oversee annual volunteer thank you efforts.

Interested? Contact Kim Randleas at paintedskycenter@gmail.com with past experience. Note: This is a director-level position with additional perks available.

Community Liaison

Position description: Make contacts with other entities and organizations across the community. Establish informal or formal partnerships. Attend board meetings for our partner organizations on Painted Sky Center for the Art's behalf, and relay minutes at our monthly director's meeting. Attend planning meetings for large community events we participate in; keep directors appraised. Work to streamline our efforts with ongoing community efforts underway, including city improvement projects.

Interested? Contact Kim Randleas at paintedskycenter@gmail.com with past experience. Note: This is a director-level position with additional perks available.

Children's Programs

Our formal children's programming includes Arts After School, Friday Art Club, and Youth Arts Program. We are still in the process of articulating the specific help we need in these areas, but if you're interested in volunteering meanwhile, please contact:

Arts After School: Maria Harper at mariah.d.harper@gmail.com.

Friday Art Club: Alicia McLain
alicia.jason.mclane@gmail.com.

Youth Arts Program: Alicia McLane at alicia.jason.mclane@gmail.com.

Have ideas for new children's programming you would like to spearhead? Contact Kim Randleas at paintedskycenter@gmail.com.

Marketing Committee

Help promote Painted Sky Center for the Arts! Dedicated positions on the Marketing Committee available include:

  • Journalist(s) or photojournalist(s). Attend special events or classes to document participation or achievements. Author news releases, social media posts, or content for newsletter.
  • Graphic design artist(s). Design flyers, adverts, logos, t-shirts, merchandising, newsletters, etc.
  • Media liaison. Research new avenues of promotion, maintain contacts, and optimize our marketing approach for each organization. 
  • Large event marketing coordinator. Maintain master marketing schedule. Forecast and direct team efforts for marketing needs for large events.
  • Contacts management. Organize contacts and optimize retrieval. Determine effective outreach approaches for various types or audiences. Determine audiences we might be missing. Brainstorm new or innovative outreach approaches.
  • Web design. Help design or edit website to optimize use and click flow. Optimize web searches. Track web analytics. 
Interested? Contact Laurie Montgomery at LMPaintedsky@gmail.com.

Administrative

We always need help in this department! Some possible positions you can fill include:

  • Documentation. Create miscellaneous forms, surveys, or tracking spreadsheets. Help draft or review Center documents.
  • Website administration. Add or modify events and classes on website. Add or retrieve contacts. Send website-generated emails. Keep other information accurate and relevant.
  • Database management. Help track or compile information like demographics or customer survey responses in appropriate location for easy retrieval or reporting.

Interested? Contact Kim Randleas at paintedskycenter@gmail.com

Training is available for these positions! Gain applicable job experience in fields such as customer service, payment processing, clerical functions, correspondence, and more! 

Literary Arts Committee

Interested in advancing a particular literary arts in our community? Passionate about literacy or teaching? Want to help entice authors or guest speakers to put on events in our area? Want to help kick off or promote a writer's guild, book club, or editors group? Join the Literary Arts Committee!

This committee welcomes folks particularly passionate about literary arts, and/or willing to provide fresh perspectives, spearhead new programs, or help generate events. Some areas we haven't yet explored and would love to have someone take on:

  • Poetry 
  • Children's reading 
  • Graphic novels
  • Journalism
  • Basic writing mechanics
  • Illustrations
  • Oral storytelling
  • Editing and revision
  • Publishing 
Interested? Contact Heidi Brooks at hbpaintedsky@gmail.com.

Visual Arts Committee

Interested in advancing a visual arts in our community? Passionate about your particular medium or art type? Join the Visual Arts Committee!

This committee welcomes folks particularly passionate about visual arts, and/or willing to provide fresh perspectives, spearhead new programs, or help generate events. Some areas we haven't yet explored and would love to have someone take on::

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Graphic design or printmaking
  • Digital art
  • Photography
  • Filmmaking
  • Graphic novels or anime
  • Murals
  • Sculpture
  • Specific mediums

Interested? Contact Michael Montgomery at mmpaintedsky@gmail.com.

Performing Arts Committee

We are still in the process of articulating the specific help we need in this area, but if you're interested meanwhile, please contact:

Alicia McLain at 
alicia.jason.mclane@gmail.com.

Traditional Arts Committee

We are still in the process of articulating the specific help we need in this area, but if you're interested meanwhile, please contact:

Clair Kehrberg at ckehrberg@outlook.com.

Education Committee

We are still in the process of articulating the specific help we need in this area, but if you're interested meanwhile, please contact:

Didgette McCracken at didgette.mccracken@oregonstate.edu

Ceramic Arts Committee

We are still in the process of articulating the specific help we need in this area, but if you're interested meanwhile, please contact:

Kim Randleas at mailto:paintedskycenter@gmail.com.

Miscellaneous

Event coordination. Could you take on the planning efforts for one of our upcoming events? Help plan, make contacts, organize volunteers, and coordinate logistics. Fastest way to skyrocket right to "Rockstar" status in this organization! 

Fundraising help. Do you have ideas for fundraisers? Even better if you'd be willing to coordinate the charge!

Facilities maintenance. Things are always in need of fixing, hanging, or general upkeep. Let us know if this might be your chosen niche.

Have your own ideas for how you want to help out? Let us know your passions or skills! Email Kim Randleas at paintedskycenter@gmail.com.


Contact us

Mailing Address: PO Box 21 Canyon City, OR  97820

Call: (541) 575-1335

Email: paintedskycenter@gmail.com

Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 9 AM-Noon

Painted Sky Center for the Arts is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Your support matters. Thank you for supporting the arts in Eastern Oregon. 

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