Teaching Artists Request for Proposals

The Chatfield Center for the Arts Visual Arts Committee invites qualified artists to submit proposals for hands-on art classes/workshops for the inaugural season of Art and Craft Skills Education programming at Chatfield Center for the Arts (CCA).

CCA is seeking to host 3 multi-day fine art and/or fine craft classes during the second half of 2019. Our facility is located in Chatfield, MN, 20 miles Southeast of Rochester, MN on US Hwy 52 (approximately 100 miles Southeast of Minneapolis/St Paul). CCA occupies the historic Chatfield Public School which includes classrooms and lecture spaces of varying sizes and design, as well as outdoor space.

Proposal Timeline

  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2019 (postmarked by or received electronically)

  • Proposal Review and Selection: May 1-15, 2019

  • Coordinate class schedules and details: May 16-31, 2019

  • Promotion Begins: June 1, 2019

  • Classes Commence: September 1, 2019 or later

Selections will be based on artist qualifications, program quality and appropriateness, scheduling and timeline, and program costs. Special consideration will be given to proposals that include outreach programs and gallery installations.

General Teaching Inquiries

We'd like to hear from instructors interested in sharing their knowledge in any and all artistic disciplines, including visual art, music and theater. At this time, we are currently building a directory of those interested in teaching at CCA.

Please fill out the form below. Email addresses are required. If you do not have one, please enter a family member’s email that we can contact outside of your phone numbers. Don’t forget to click SUBMIT at the end of the form!

Name *
What age group would you most like to work with? *
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What class structure and timing would work best for your proposed class(es)? *
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