Saturday, March 23, 2024

YAM Reception TODAY!

Today is the day! 

The Kansas Art Education Association will be sponsoring a Celebration/Reception for student artists, their families, and educators Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 from 1-2:30.  The Celebration/Reception will be held at the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library.  There will be time for guests to view the artwork, a guest speaker, recognition of students, activities, sale of YAM merchandise and light refreshments.  The library will open at 9 am and the YAM activities will be set up by 11:30.

All students who have their work exhibited at the Youth Art Month Exhibit will receive a certificate of participation which their teacher will have to give to them after the exhibit.

Students who have their artwork exhibited and are in attendance during the YAM Celebration, will be recognized with a group photo.  This event would be a great opportunity for you to show support for the arts in your school and community!

We’d love to see your photos from the YAM celebration so feel free to tag us!

#ksyam2024 #ksarted

Saturday, March 9, 2024

Save the Date for KAEA Summer Conference!

 Save the date!

KAEA's Summer Professional Development Conference, "Summer Camp" will be held June 6th and 7th in Southeast Kansas. More information will be shared soon!

2024 Harry Hart Memorial Senior Scholarship Winners Announced

Congratulations to our 2024 scholarship winners! 

The following three students were chosen as the KAEA 2024 Harry Hart Scholarship winners:
  • Neva Livingston, Lawrence High School student of Todd Poteet
  • Katie Eller, Shawnee Heights High School student of Avery Ayers-Berry
  • Sydney Laster, Washburn Rural High School student of Brad LeDuc


KAEA Mission Statement

KAEA is dedicated to the advancement of the human and cultural understanding through the study of art by providing opportunities for professional growth and development, exchange of knowledge and ideas, and service and leadership for the advancement of quality art education.