📣 CALLING SKILLED ART NERDS
I couldn't have imagined a better co-op experience than working at Winged Canvas! I have learned so many new things and have been given amazing opportunities to take on real-world assignments. . .My time here definitely opened my eyes to not only how a small business functions, but also to how teamwork plays an important role in the success of any project. I truly admire how welcoming and close-knit the Winged Canvas community is!
Winged Canvas is currently looking for a Virtual Art Instructor and Video Editor.
Applicants should have a passion for arts education, be tech-savvy and self-motivated. Candidates must be able to take on a leadership role, be responsive and responsible, and have access to a reliable webcam, mic, and stable internet connection.
We are looking for Art Instructors who specialize in:
Cartooning & Anime
We are looking for Video Editors who specialize in:
Engaging educational content
Short form content
YouTube planning and analytics
Channel and content management
To apply, please email us your cover letter, resume, and a link to your portfolio.
Rachael Ng, previously a co-op student, now working at Winged Canvas.
Do the words "life-long learner", and “art nerd” apply to you? We’re looking for passionate creatives who love to learn and apply their skills in exchange for classes and experience!
If this sounds appealing to you, we welcome you to apply for one of these roles:
Video Intern - edit and package "edutainment" content for YouTube
Looking to make an impact with a team of talented creatives? If you love editing raw footage to better communicate and educate WHILE engaging and entertaining the audience, this is the place for you!
Content Intern - research & write to create engaging & compelling content
Do you love captivating an audience? We’re looking for passionate content creators who have a pulse on what's trending and loves researching to craft the perfect blog, video, or educational resource.
Marketing Intern - curate and design media for different audiences
Got a knack for knowing what’s trending and effective vs annoying and overdone? We're looking for someone who loves editing media for different audiences from photos and videos, to blogs and email announcements.
Design Intern - create branding assets and design graphics and illustrations
Are you currently a design student looking for some real-world application and projects? Can you be really creative with a tight timeline and small budget? Do you pay attention to all the tiny details like kerning and leading? If so, send us a note!
Interested? Email us with the following:
Your cover letter and resumé
5 - 10 samples of your work that shows you'd be great at your role
3 references from instructors, employers, or other professionals
All placements are fully virtual and require a minimum of 4 months commitment. If you're looking to fulfil a school requirement, please include your placement requirements.
Jay Lintag, intern from York Sheridan Design turned employee at Winged Canvas
Joanna Li and Victor Narvaez, previous interns
If you’re looking to gain experience in a creative field or just want to spend time learning from an inspiring community, volunteering is a great way to learn new skills, meet new people, and be surrounded by creativity! We offer volunteer opportunities such as:
Discord / YouTube Moderator (ensure a safe environment for our art community)
Media Assistant (find and edit content for our marketing and social media platforms)
Education Assistant (help us develop better programs and educational resources)
Barruni Baskaran, previously a volunteer, now employed at Winged Canvas
High School Co-op Opportunities
Looking for an unforgettable creative placement that's fully online? At Winged Canvas, we’re a bunch of passionate art nerds offering fun and meaningful placements in a supportive and inspiring arts community. If you’re looking to gain real-world experience in the creative or visual arts field, we encourage you to apply for co-op!
Best of all, every student receives in-depth visual & graphic design training and mentorship from our team of staff artists. Co-op students will assist with:
Content Creation & Educational Research
Design and package art resources and assist with research.
Marketing & Communications
Content and asset creation for our web and social media platforms.
Video Editing & Motion Graphics
Edit existing video content into reels and shorts, and create simple animations.
Business & Administration
Assist with external communications, market research, and user testing.
Please note: We are not currently accepting co-op students.
Jiaran Chen, previously a co-op student, now employed at Winged Canvas
Co-op students from Winter Term 2021