Share our home and help me in an Arts Centre on Waiheke Island
We live in a beautiful place called Waiheke island
which is well known for Art and Vineyards
I am a Fashion Designer, Textile Artist and curator. I run an Arts Centre based in an Old Police Station
Living with us is a hive of activity,
If you are creative then this is a place for you. I mostly need asistance in my fashion studio and retail area.
Jobs vary from tidying, cataloging, possible social media and admin assistance. there is the possibolity to make stuff
We live close to the village and close to the beaches
in your spare time you can enjoy bush and beach walks, or just relaxing. or enjoying some of the islands tourist attractions. Living on an island means we have restricted infrastructure regarding water and waste so we actively practice mindfulness in all that we do ensure our footprint on this earth is smalll and unthreatening
DIY and building projects
Help around the house
you will enjoy the dynamics of living witha modern maori family in a small island comunity where w practice sustainability.
This host offers accommodation and payment.
4 hours per day 5 days per week
Days can be varied from working in the studio/gallery helping sort my fabrics/runn art projects etc, I do have general housework and I am hoping to prepare the gardens for summer
It will be interesting but rewarding work and just the fun of beeing at the beach.stays are genrally 2 weeks however can sometimes lead to longer stays if your skills and attitude are suited. please contatc me if you are interested to come and stay
You will have a small room to share with anather, which can be re aranged for a couple., share family bathroom.
Being an island we are very water vcnciouse as we rely on rain water. the have sustainable practices like saving water arecycling and composting food scraps.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
4 hours for accommodation and breakfast Lunch and dinner food