Call for Teachers at The Verdancy Project

Deadline October 30, 2022

The Verdancy Project is looking to expand our workshop offerings! We are seeking instructors who teach subjects connected to nature and ecology. We are open to multidisciplinary workshop proposals in a variety of mediums – art, writing, movement, science, foraging, meditations, etc. We are looking for instructors that embody our mission of fostering curiosity and inspiring environmental stewardship. Please select an option below when filling out our teaching proposal form:

A. We host your workshop – We take care of all of the registration, fee collection, event listings marketing & promotion.* This option is a 50/50 split on all registration fees.
*Please note: We request that you promote the event to your community as well, using marketing materials provided by us, to make the workshop successful.

B. Space rental – You are responsible for the registration, fee collection, event listings marketing & promotion*, etc. This option is $75.00 an hour with a minimum of 2 hours.
*Please note: We would list the event on our website, and share on our social media and newsletter using marketing materials provided by you. You are responsible for most of the promotion.

We provide tables, chairs, workspace, and access to a sink. We have a variety of options to teach indoors or outdoors on our beautiful 4.5-acre property. We are located in Troutdale, OR, just 25 min from Portland.

Please note, we are private property with a residence. We can accommodate about 10-12 cars on site. Please keep that in mind when determining workshop size.

Through workshops, a residency program, and community art projects, The Verdancy Project offers creatives the use of our land, woodlands, fields, creek, and more as a living laboratory to explore, research, and create. We believe in the creative relationship between the land, art, and science.

CONTACT – For questions or inquiries, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Director, Shannon Amidon at

If you are a teacher interested in offering a workshop at The Verdancy Project, please fill out our teaching form. We will get back to you within two weeks.

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Troutdale, OR