Artists who are masters of their craft and well-respected member of their communities who can teach all levels i.e. beginners, intermediate and advanced. This means you are a professional with a deep understanding of the process and techniques associated with your craft. You specialize in specific techniques and styles that will be unique and interesting to teach.
Artist with their own studio or access to a studio space that can easily welcome 1-4 guests.
Artists who are willing to teach, share their passion, and take care of guests who come from all over the world, and can adapt the studio session to a person of any age or experience level.
Artists who are ambassadors for their city, and are actively shaping and contributing to their local community. This means you like guiding your guests both in and outside your studio -- say take them for a museum visit, invite them for lunch with your artist friends, or bring them to a special event related to your art form.
Artists who are dedicated and have time to host between 1-4 VAWAA studio sessions per month.
Artists who understand that joining the VAWAA family is establishing a partnership. And like all good partnerships, it is built on a foundation of respect and mutual support. We will do our best to help and support you, but as with any relationship, the more work and effort you put in, the more value you will get back.