Art Center Volunteers

Art Center Volunteers

Volunteers enjoy a fulfilling experience in Yosemite helping visitors explore art workshops.

Art Center Volunteers provide crucial support to our visitor programs, working hand in hand with our expert staff to create high-quality nature-themed art experiences based at our Happy Isles studio. 


Current positions:

Volunteer Art Instructor — now accepting applications for the 2020 season

Youth Art Teacher Volunteer — now accepting applications for the 2019 season

Contact Us

Happy Isles Art and Nature Center is open from April through October. 2019 art workshops start April 1.


Location: Happy Isles Art and Nature Center, shuttle stop #16. Park at Half Dome Village and take the shuttle. Limited accessibility parking available at Happy Isles with valid placard.

Business Hours:  Open daily, 9am–4pm (April through October)

Art Classes (ages 12+): Monday–Saturday, 10am–2pm (starting April 1, 2019)

Kids Classes (ages 4–12): Drop-in available (April through September)

Open Studio or Daily Art Table: Available daily, 11am–3pm (April through October)


Questions? Email or call 209-372-0631.