Internship: Artist / Illustrators

3 art interns needed:

  • 1. Illustration student to help with illustrating articles for the monthly online magazine for one of our national clients. 120 hours / 3 credits / $7.25 per hour (summer 2015 or fall 2015)
  • 2. Design / art student to assist with creating promotional materials for InkandescentPR and its clients. 120 hours / 3 credits / $7.25 per hour (summer 2015 or fall 2015)
  • 3. Illustration / design student to act as apprentice to award-winning illustrator Michael Gibbs This position entails database management, back-office assistance (not art or design). 20 hours / week for 8 weeks (summer 2015) / $7.25 hour

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong illustration and design skills.
  • Proficient in Quark, Photoshop, Illustrator (web design programs, a plus)
  • Ability to work in vectors to create promotional products
  • Highly self-motivated, self-starter with the ability to multitask, learn, and work from a remote location.
  • A current student pursuing a degree in illustration or design (recent grads are also welcome to apply).

How to Apply:

To Hope Katz Gibbs at, send:

  • illustration and / or design portfolio
  • website or social media pages featuring your work (if applicable)
  • cover letter
  • resume with GPA
  • 3 references (2 from professors, 1 from other source)

Questions? Call Hope at 703-346-6975

About Inkandescent Public Relations

Inkandescent Public Relations is a full-service PR, marketing, publishing, and website design firm that gets entrepreneurs the visibility they need to showcase their expertise — and spread the good word to reporters and customer. In addition to developing beautiful and effective websites that are elegant, well organized, and packed with information, we also write and design high-end marketing materials, ads, articles, blogs, and white papers. And, of course, we get our clients featured regularly in some of the nation’s top newspapers, magazines, TV and radio shows, and social media sites. Founded in 2008 by journalist, author, and PR specialist, InkandescentPR has offices in Arlington (2344 N Taylor Street) and Richmond (1719 W. Main Street, 2nd floor). Learn more at