Oxbow Summer Art Camp
530 Third Street
Napa, CA 94559


Please contact Susan Lynn Smith, Camp Director, with questions about our summer program or complete our:
Request Camp Information Form.



Since 1999, The Oxbow School has offered a one-semester, visual art-based program for high school juniors and seniors. In 2004, Oxbow added a unique summer camp program, Oxbow Summer Art Camp, for rising 9-12 graders. The camp features high-level professional art instruction using an interdisciplinary approach consisting of short-term projects, field trips, a personal final project, and co-curricular activities.

Please review the job descriptions to learn more about each position:
Faculty Job Description (Open Positions: Printmaking & Painting)
Teaching Fellow Job Description

Preference will be given to applicants who meet the following:
• You are passionate about art!
• You enjoy working with teens and have prior teaching or leadership experience in a school or camp setting.
• You are able to make a full-time commitment to the program and bring a high level of participation to camp for the duration of the program.
• You have (or are working towards) a college degree in art, youth development, education, and/or have a career in the arts.
• You thrive in intense environments, are conscientious, willing to work and play hard, and are committed to the safety, well-being, and growth of each member of the camp community.

To Apply:
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter via email to:

Susan Lynn Smith, Camp Director, ssmith@oxbowschool.org. Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until each position is filled. We encourage you to apply by the priority deadline of 1/1/2020.

•Please write the subject line of the email as follows:
OSAC 2020 - "Position Applying For" Application - "Your Full Name." (I.e. OSAC 2020 - Faculty Application - Sarah Clarke)

•Please submit your resume and cover letter according to the following conventions:
"Last Name-Resume" and "Last Name-Cover Letter" (I.e. Clark-Resume & Clark-Cover Letter)

*Please Note: Only applicants who follow these application instructions will be considered. Please do not call.

The Oxbow School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, sexual preference national or ethnic origin in its hiring or admissions practices, administration of its educational policies, scholarship programs, and all other school and summer programs.