Artist Exchange and Internship opportunity
Two-Week Internship in Sustainable Textile Methods
Date: flexible dates between June–August
Description: This internship will focus on sustainable methods for textile production. Artists will also develop and lead a skills training workshop to benefit the Wote community.
Program highlights include:
Natural dye training, hand-loom production, and hand screen printing with Marafiki Arts experts
Indigenous craft research with Kamba community
Project-based education and fieldwork with Kamba cotton and eri silk farmers
Contributing your skills to empower individuals in a social and economic development cause
Qualifications: MA, BA students or graduates in textile or sustainable design
Program Fee: No fee for participation. Internship includes accommodation, meals, and internship related local travel in and around Wote.
Employee-type: Full-time, four days a week, internship
Send a cover letter, resume, and letter of recommendation to: firstname.lastname@example.org by mid March. Applications will be reviewed and candidates will be interviewed.