Apply to be a Helping Artist

DecoArt Helping Artists are creative artists and makers who teach, influence, and inspire painters, crafters, and DIYers.

This application must be filled out completely to be considered for acceptance into the DecoArt Helping Artist program. Upon receipt of your application, we will review and consider your information, and potentially make contact to set up a one-on-one phone interview.

You may qualify for the program if you are actively publishing books, magazine articles, pattern packets, or videos, or are teaching on a regular basis, with an intent to increase your student base count.

For more information, view the Helping Artist program details.

Account information

Contact information

Must be a street address. Do not enter a P.O. Box.

Web presence

This is the email address that will optionally be displayed as part of your public profile. It may be the same or different than the email address you entered above to associate with your login account.

Personal information

Tell us about yourself! This information will be displayed on your public Artist Bio page.

Are you a shop owner?

Do you work as a freelance designer?

Product preferences

What do you specialize in?

Email pictures of your work to  

Email pictures of your work to

Publishing history

Do you publish books and/or e-books?

Do you publish in magazines and/or e-zines?

Do you publish pattern packets and/or e-packets?

Do you film DVDs/videos?

Do you film and post to YouTube?

If not, are you considering doing this in the future?

Teaching experience

Do you teach painting or other arts and crafts on a regular basis?

Email your current class schedule to

Are you actively seeking to add more students to your classes?

Where do you teach?

Where do you travel to teach?

In which stores have you taught?

Do you demonstrate?

Are you a CHA certified demonstrator?

Where have you demonstrated?

Computer experience

Rate your computer skills

Are you open to the idea of taking online classes?

Do you take online classes?