Are You Ready for Youth Art Month?

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The Youth Art Month deadline is here! (Actually Wednesday 1/15) Make sure you have all your student work for jurying with all the necessary paperwork that goes along with submitted by then:)

This student art exhibit is a great way to recognize the hard work, dedication, and creativity of some of your outstanding student artists!

There will be a month long exhibit of student work at the San Diego Art Institute in heart of Balboa Park from 1/24- 2/23.

SDCAEA is also pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Bruce Groff Memorial Youth Art Month Scholarship is open to students in grades 6-12 whose work is accepted to the show.  The scholarship application is down below..  The deadline for scholarship applications is Jan. 31.

For the necessary submission materials, click on the following…

The YAM prospectus 2014

The YAM artist statement.

The YAM school inventory-1.

The Groff Scholarship Application

The deadline for submission of all materials is January 15, 2014, except the Groff Scholarship application, which is due January 31.

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You can now purchase your SDCAEA membership right over here with your credit card or paypal account.

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You can also donate to the Bruce Groff Scholarship Fund that provides assistance and awards to deserving high school students that are recognized at the annual Youth Art Month exhibit. (stay tuned for more details on this.)

Another Student Exhibition Opportunity!

The San Diego County Art Education Association in partnership with the San Diego County Office of Education is putting out a call for student art work to be showcased at the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) National Conference in San Diego this February.
This is a great opportunity to have your students and your art program recognized in front of a national audience.
Please see the NABE prospectus and NABE school inventory for details.
For any questions, contact Don Masse at:
Don’t forget to see what other student exhibition opportunities are coming up by clicking on the Opps tab at the top of the page:) The deadline for the annual YAM exhibit is going to upon us in the blink of an eye!

Upcoming student opportunities!

Get ready to submit work to these upcoming shows. Info for these can also be found by clicking on the “opps” tab at the top of the page:)

2014 San Diego County Youth Art Month Exhibition (YAM)

  • Entry Deadline:                    Jan. 15, 2014
  • On View:                                      Jan. 24 – Feb. 23, 2014
  • Location:                                      San Diego Museum of the Living Artist – Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
  • Eligibility:                                    K-12 Students in San Diego County
  • Medium:                                    All media, 2D and 3D
  • Contact:                                     Susan Lewis –  suslewis@cox.net
  • Link:                                                      https://sdcaea.wordpress.com/

17th Annual National K12 Ceramic Exhibition

  • Entry Deadline:                    Jan. 13, 2014
  • On View:                                      March 19 – March 22, 2014
  • Location:                                      NCECA National Conference – Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee, WI
  • Eligibility:                                    K-12 Students in the United States
  • Medium:                                    Ceramics
  • Contact:                                     entries@k12clay.org
  • Link:                                                      http://www.k12clay.org/k12-ceramic-exhibition/index.asp

2014 San Diego County AP and Senior Art Exhibition

  • Entry Deadline:                    April 7, 2014
  • On View:                                      April 14 – May 4, 2014
  • Location:                                      Pulse Gallery – Barrio Logan, San Diego, CA
  • Eligibility:                                    High School Seniors & Students making AP quality artwork in SD County
  • Medium:                                    All media, 2D and 3D
  • Contact:                                     Laura Wright – lwright1@sandi.net
  • Link:                                                      https://sdcaea.wordpress.com/

Student Craft 2014: Useful Forms

  • Entry Deadline:                    Feb. 28, 2014
  • On View:                                      May 3 – June 1, 2014
  • Location:                                      Mingei International Museum – Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
  • Eligibility:                                    High School Students in San Diego County

Medium:                                    Crafts media, forms referencing functional use

  • Contact:                                     education@mingei.org

Link:                                                      http://www.mingei.org/education/for-educators/studentcr

call for entries- SD County art educators’ exhibit

SD County art educators!

You are invited you to submit your artwork for exhibition in the 2013-14 San Diego County Art Educators’ Exhibition.  This exhibition is being sponsored by the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) and the San Diego County Art Education Association (SDCEA) and will be on view from November 22th to January 30th at the San Diego County Office of Education. 

This winter exhibit will showcase instructors’ skills and the impact their work has on students and the community.  Hundreds of visitors at the SDCOE as well as county office employees find joy and inspiration in viewing art exhibitions. This is a wonderful opportunity for teachers to be recognized for their talents as artists. This show is open to all educators and school employees within San Diego County.

 We are interested in displaying two-dimensional media, (paintings, pastels, graphite, mixed-media, photography, etc.). Unfortunately, due to space/safety limitations at the SDCOE, at this time, we cannot display three-dimentional artwork.

 The exhibition will end with a closing reception on Thursday, January 30th from 6 – 7 p.m. at the San Diego County Office of Education at 6401 Linda Vista Rd.,  San Diego, CA 92111. At the end of the reception the artists are asked to take their work home with them.

 

 ElIGIBILITY:              Any Educational Employee in San Diego County

 ENTRIES:                   Up to 3 per person, 2D works only

 DATES:                      Nov. 15         Entry Deadline

                                    Nov. 20         Artists Notified

                                    Nov. 22         Exhibition Opens

                                    Jan. 30           Closing Reception, Show Ends

To Submit:

1.     Create a portfolio and send by U. S. mail, Truck Mail, or hand deliver up to 3 submissions to Russ Sperling, VAPA Coordinator, San Diego County Office of Education, 6401 Linda Vista Rd., Room 321N, San Diego, CA 92111

 2.     The submission deadline is Friday, November 15, 2013

 3.     All artwork submitted MUST include a completed ENTRY FORM attatched to the artwork. (see below)

 4.     Artwork must be framed or otherwise mounted and ready to hang with any special hardware, if needed.  All submissions will be reviewed by SDCAEA leaders and members.  Art not selected will be returned to you via Truck Mail within 30 days of submission. If you prefer to pick up unselected art, please indicate this wish on the back of each art piece. Accepted artists will receive a letter of invitation to come to the SDCOE for a reception and recognition of their work.

 5.     Art will be available for pick up at the end of the reception at the SDCOE.  Artwork not picked up at the reception will be delivered to the teacher’s site via truck mail the following week. Certificates of recognition will also be mailed with the art for those not in attendance at the reception.

 The entry form is here- Prospectus – SDCOE Art Educator Exhibition 2013

 Please contact Amanda Dickson if you have questions.

 Drawing and Painting Teacher at Mission Hills High School, San Marcos Unified

760-290-2700  ext. 3270

Amanda.dickson@smusd.org

Youth Art Month “need to knows”

Youth Art Month will be upon us in the blink of an eye. Be prepared to submit your student work for jurying with all the necessary paperwork that goes along with it:)

This student art exhibit is a great way to recognize the hard work, dedication, and creativity of some of your outstanding student artists!

There will be a month long exhibit of student work at the San Diego Art Institute in heart of Balboa Park from 1/24- 2/23.

For the necessary submission materials, click on the following…

The YAM prospectus 2014

The YAM artist statement.

The YAM school inventory-1.

The deadline for submission of all materials is January 15, 2014.