Category: Events and Programs

Youth Art Month 2018: Teacher Lesson Spotlight

During the month of March, Youth Art Month, Louisiana art educators went social and shared what their classes were doing!Youth Art Month is a month in celebration for artists, art students, and art educators. Youth Art Month is about being involved, creating, and sharing art with your peers and your community. Lafayette High SchoolTheir students began experimenting with watercolor. Their project was to create landscapes and finish them off with watercolor.   David…

2017 LAEA YAM FLAG DESIGN WINNERS

 2017 YAM Flag  Contest Overall Winner of   Pineville High SchoolPineville , LaTeacher: Jason GrayThis year’s theme“United Through Art “ 2017 FLAG CONTEST WINNERSHigh SchoolMiddle SchoolElementary School 

YAM 2017 UNITED THROUGH ART

 Sponsored by   Youth Art Month is the primary advocacy tool for art education. It is the national celebration of student art and art education. It gives art educators a venue for sharing the quality art programs to their communities. Youth Art Month invites community members to endorse and proclaim the importance of art education in our schools. Art educators are encouraged to exhibit student artwork in their communities, participate in…

Artists in the Capital Day 2016

   Artists in the Capitol Day was held on Monday, May 2, 2016 in Baton Rouge in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building. All entries were on display beginning at 9:45. The ceremony began with music at 10:45 and  honored the winners of the YAM Flag Design Contest and the State and National Level teacher award nominees. the winners were presented on the floor of the Louisiana House of Representatives. 

2016 YAM FLAG CONTEST Winners

2016 YAM Flag  Contest Overall Winner  Camille of   St. Scholastica AcademyMandeville , LaTeacher: Anne Arbo This year’s theme“The Power of Art “ High School WinnersMiddle School WinnersUpper Elementary School WinnersLower Elementary School Winners

YAM 2016 The Power of Art

Sponsored by    Youth Art Month is the primary advocacy tool for art education. It is the national celebration of student art and art education. It gives art educators a venue for sharing the quality art programs to their communities. Youth Art Month invites community members to endorse and proclaim the importance of art education in our schools. Art educators are encouraged to exhibit student artwork in their communities, participate…