Employer Profile: Flat Vernacular Wallpapers – Brooklyn, NY






Flat Vernacular is a wallpaper and design company based in Brooklyn, NY. We specialize in hand drawn and hand printed wallpapers. We endeavor to keep a consistent conversation open between fine art and design within all of our creations, whether they be our stock designs or something created specially for a client. Keeping one foot firmly in fine art and one in design allows for our visual capabilities and design skills to remain expansive yet thoughtful. We try to remain faithful to the tradition and character of wallpaper while utilizing a more contemporary twist on the designs themselves.

Internship Position

Flat Vernacular is seeking a part time or full time intern for the summer of 2013. Our intern can expect to help with the following:

  • Sampling
  • Research and Development
  • Social Media
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Design

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Live in the NYC area for the duration of the internship
  • Intern at least 2 days a week
  • Have knowledge of screen printing, Photoshop, and WordPress
  • InDesign, Illustrator, photography, social media, Word, and Excel skills are a plus.

Printmaking, Graphic Design, Illustration, and Fibers students are encouraged to apply. However we encourage all students who meet these requirements to apply. We are unable to accept students who are not eligible to exchange their time for class credit. This includes graduating seniors and 2nd year graduate students. Also an offsite internship is not possible at this time. Please bring a brief cover letter (be yourself!) and resume that includes a web address where we can see some of your work.