Youth Art Month State House Celebration Information
Eligibility:Open to all students of AEAI members in grades K-12. Participating art educators must be members of AEAI to participate! Join or renew today! Submissions:Works must be two-dimensional and no larger than 12x18" (includes matting). Submission Deadline: 1/10/2020 Categories: There will be four categories - Lower Elementary (K-2), Upper Elementary (3-5), Middle School (6-8) and High School (9-12). Prizes & Awards: This is a juried exhibition with one overall student winner receiving $500.00 worth of art supplies; and $1000.00 in classroom art supplies for the teacher! Each category will have a winning student that will receive $100.00 worth of art supplies and the teacher receiving $300.00 in classroom art supplies. All prizes and awards are sponsored by SARGENT ART. Presentation: Matte or mount work on lightweight matte or Bristol board. Do not use colored paper, foam core, canvas stretchers, or frames. Registration:Teachers must register to the show by 1/10/2020. Links are below. Labels for Artwork:The official YAM label is required on each piece of artwork. Artwork without the official label will not be displayed. Please attach the student portion of the label (printed on white paper) to front lower right corner of each mat and the other label securely attached to the back. Don’t cover the artwork with the label. Teacher Artwork Drop Off & Set-Up:Sunday, February 23; 10am - 12pm - Reception at 2pm. State House (one may have to park on the street or in a nearby garage during drop off). The State House parking lot opens at 1:30PM. Parking is located in the North lot off Ohio Street. Tear Down:Sunday, March 22nd 10am - 1pm See links below for online registration, artwork label, letter to parents, principal letter, and the YAM certificate.