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HOW TO GET INVOLVED?

HOST YOUR OWN DOODLE SESSION INFORMATION HERE….. CLICK HERE 

VOLUNTEERS here at 1000 Drawings are always welcome!!!

Some of the ways you can get involved are the following and we currently have space for two internships (See below for details)

Lead up to the main event: 

  • Doodle Ambassador – host your own doodle sessions, this can be as private as a dinner in your home or at your place of work, good team building.
  • Social media gurus
  • Photographers (to photograph doodle sessions, the main event and to get other photographers to submit their photographs to 1000Drawings)
  • Illustrators/ artists who can help with a couple of design elements i.e. the main poster needs to be designed, elements for doodle sessions etc
  • Volunteer to motive others to host doodle sessions

These are a few of the ways you can get involved, if you have something you would like to do please pop us a mail.

 

Main Event: 

150 volunteers for the night of 1000 Drawings, this is great if you can’t afford the entrance fee but would still like to take part.

Volunteers help with the following:

  • hanging drawings,
  • selling drawings,
  • making sure that people abide by the doodle rules,
  • helping people to to purchase the doodles they want,
  • helping set up during the day and pack down after,

These are just a few of the volunteer roles, there will be shifts to avoid working you all too much.

This project happens because of everyones involvement, we want your energy so come volunteer.

 

1000 DRAWINGS INTERNSHIPS

TYPE: INTERNSHIP (UNPAID)
DURATION: 6 MONTHS
COMMITMENT: PART-TIME

1000 Drawings is a registered NGO and World Design Capital project.  We are a community driven project, where everyone is invited to be an artist for a good cause. The project culminates in a one night only, massive inner city art sale to raise funds for a deserving cause. We are passionate about making a difference though art and believe that anybuddy can doodle for a difference.

What makes 1000 Drawings special is that anybuddy can contribute. This brings our community together, all of us united by the simple gesture of creating a doodle which will make a difference.

www.1000drawingsct.co.za for more.

We are looking for two special people who can help us bring this incredible project to fruition.

ROLE 1: PROJECT & EVENT MANAGEMENT

Commitment of 2 – 3 half-days a week

Expectations and requirements:

-       A passion for making things happen and making a difference.

-       General project management knowledge.

-       Great communication skills
- proactive, punctual and organized.

-       Calm and collected during stressful times.

-       Able to fetch and deliver doodle kits for doodle sessions & doodle ambassadors.

-       Your own laptop and basic digital / online literacy

-       Take direction well and taking initiative at the same time.

-       Able to handle last minute doodle sessions taking place.

-       Own transport.

-       Photoshop skills would be great but not essential.

-     Learn to multi task whilst still being focused

-       Gain experience in working for an NGO

-       Gain skills in project and event management

ROLE 2: SOCIAL MEDIA & PR ASSISTANT

Commitment of 2 – 3 half-days a week
/ able to attend doodle sessions.

Expectations and requirements:

-       Perform social media tasks across all online platforms, twitter, facebook, instagram etc,

-       Build online relationships with various bloggers & websites who suit the project.

-       Be present at doodle sessions to tweet etc images live.

-       Photoshop skills would be great but not essential.

-       Take direction well and taking initiative at the same time.

-       Able to come up with great ways to grow our online community.

-       Develop high-level digital communication and social media skills

-       Learn to multi task whilst still being focused

-       Gain experience in working for an NGO

-       Gain skills in project and event management

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Please email a CV along with a short paragraph motivating your application to shani@1000drawingsct.co.za (subject: 1000Drawings Internship -(either social media or management).