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Internship Details

The Storytellers Collective is a programme which uses the technique of storytelling as a tool for education and engaged learning. It also is a medium for social connection — helping to record and share urban perspectives and histories.

The project is a community arts program which involves:

1. Teach an Indian folk narrative art form to the children

2. Help children understand storytelling, and story creation techniques

3. Conduct story-writing sessions

4. Conduct art sessions

5. Help children develop their own graphic-novel storybook

6. Enable children/ young adults build creative confidence

7. Participate in Apprenticeship Training Programme; Workshops and Monthly Review Meets


For more information, please visit: www.thestorytellerscollective.wordpress.com

Application Form: www.thestorytellerscollective.wordpress.com/apply/

No. of Positions

5

Application Deadline

Apply by: 15th Jun `16

Stipend

Expenses Covered

About Company

Happy Hands was established in 2009 with a view to preserve and revive traditional heritage by engaging rural and urban youth, and restoring dignity in crafts practice. Our mission is to empower artisans, revive and preserve the traditional arts, crafts and culture of Indian tribes and to promote heritage education amidst youth. We aim to: a) empower artisans through building skill, and enterprise leadership, and encourage networking with urban masses; in addition to fostering the growth of young artists through Folk Art Learning Centers. b) promote the heritage education through traveling museum exhibits, workshops and learning-oriented sessions/fellowships with i) schoolchildren, ii) college students, iii) young professionals c) engage the public in folk/tribal arts to build value for the “handmade” d) build collaborative platforms for the corporate, rural, and urban individuals to champion social change through the arts e) enable artisans to create better quality and well designed products for the domestic and international market

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