Dot Painter

Job Description

15-25 hours/week



Qualities and skills:



Can receive directions

Skilled at learning new things

Adaptable – can stay on task even when distracted

Hard worker


Team player, yet, can work solo as well

Enjoys repetitive work

Can see through projects from start to finish


Clay Related Skills (optimal, but not required):

Familiar with and can handle clay, underglaze, glaze

Packing and shipping finished ceramics

Cleaning and organization of studio work areas


The dot painter will paint dots on decorated pottery, make forms with slabs, general studio upkeep, sanding and pricing pots, cleaning, packing and shipping finished pieces. Interaction and sales with the public is expected. Online sales duties including photography, posting images and tracking sales. Additional skills and jobs will be added as time, personal interest and orders permit.

This position includes worker’s comp and paid major holidays once qualified. Flexible time off is available with a reasonable amount of notice given. Includes access to community studio pottery space, minimal clay and firings.

First 90 days on the job is a trial bases. Review of job performance and expectations of both parties will take place at 3 months, 6 months and then once a year at the year anniversary.


Please call or email Emily at 541-901-1033, emily@freeceramics.com to set up an interview!