Join team Sparkle!

Deep Space Sparkle strives to support teachers who wish to create art with kids with an emphasis on creativity, simplicity and intention.

We offer online art resources for art teachers, classroom teachers and parents through lesson plans, videos, a membership site, and online courses.

We are located in Goleta, California. Our in-house team manages the operations for our online products, services and local workshops.

We would love yo have you join our team!

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: Graphic Designer

We are looking to build our Creative Team.

What you will do:

  • Create digital art resources using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. A working knowledge of Premier is also very helpful.
  • The candidate is responsible for designing our lessons and art resource PDF’s, video overlays, social media images & web images for Deep Space Sparkle.
  • This is a part-time position that has potential to develop into a full-time position.
  • While local applicants are preferred to work in our headquarters, remote applications are accepted.
  • A knowledge and understanding of our brand and mission is highly encouraged. Please study our website, listen to our podcasts and try a few lessons. If you feel you are a fit for our team, we’d love to hear from you.

What to do:

Download the contents from the Elephant Collage dropbox folder

  • Create a 4-5 page lesson plan using the materials given.
  • Lesson plan should include a cover page, overview of lesson including supplies needed and description, 1 page of instruction (abbreviate if necessary as we only need to see your layout ideas) and gallery of student work.
  • Use your creativity to design a beautiful lesson plan for a teacher to download.
  • Refer to the Colorwheel Flowers sample lesson for a basic structure of lesson plan design. Use as inspiration only.
  • A drawing handout page is optional but highly encouraged. Please take this opportunity to illustrate the examples in a style that represents both you and fits within the DSS branding.
  • Create the lesson plan in Pages. Email the original pages document as an attachment and send to the address below.
  • Create a social media post for Pinterest based on the lesson plan.

In the body of your email, please list your experience, skills and links to any work you have done.

Compensation is based on experience.

Send your email and files to