Region Events

KAEA regions periodically host "drive in" events open to any art teachers. Check out your Regions' Events and all of those around the state. 

*Membership is not required to attend a Drive In, though we would love to have you! 
Click HERE for membership information and HERE to join!

Due to Covid-19 several spring regional events were cancelled. We will update with new events when it is safe to do so!

2019-2020 Regional Groups Coordinator List
Kansas Art Education Association
• Regional events are scheduled every Fall and Spring for both members and nonmembers to attend.
• Teachers are welcome to attend any event in the state.
• If you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact a regional coordinator or the group leader.
Phone Number
North West
Lamoreaux Fulwider

Ronna Schultz
North Central
Tranda Strnad
North East 
Theresa Shetler-Logan
Kansas City
Erin Eimer
South West 
Candace Waltz
South Central
Shawny Montgomery
South East
Charity-Mika Woodard
If you have any questions – please contact your area facilitator at the email/phone numbers posted above or contact REGIONAL CHAIR, Kristin Henry,

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KAEA Fall Regional Events

North West

North Central

Fall Creative Mask Exchange!

You’ve all heard of ATC exchanges, this time we are going to switch it up a little and do a creative mask exchange!!

To participate, you simply sew, paint, batik, embroidered,felt or embellish a creative mask for another art teacher to wear in their classroom. No specific theme other than creative!


Please mail your creations to: 

Tranda Strnad

1031 220 Rd

Cuba, KS 66940


By Friday, November 27th, and be sure to include your return address!

North East 

KAEA North East Region en plein air sketch, paint, Meet in the Middle event. We took our addresses from those at the KAEA fall conference meeting and came up with a middle place to meet at. So let's get together at Brad LeDuc's Place Sunday October 18th at 2:00. It is also National Chocolate Cupcake day so bring some cupcakes, your art supplies and we'll see you there for an outdoor event. Please RSVP to Theresa at I will have a form for you fill out about KAEA's guidelines for meetings.

Kansas City

November 15 at 2:30 PM - Zoom Meeting

Join us for community and creating as we make artist trading cards and brainstorm mini-workshops we would like to see for the rest of the year.

Questions? Email Erin Eimer at

Meeting ID: 930 8046 7860

Passcode: 34tmnY


South West 

Virtual Gelli Plate Workshop

Hosted by Garden City Arts, please RSVP to to receive a supply list and zoom link. 

Friday, December 11 - 1 hour virtual demo

Saturday, December 12 @ 9:30 AM - 30 min. social meet up via Zoom & 1 hour virtual demo

South Central

South Central Art teachers Wichita Art Museum Outing and Lunch/Shopping.


Join South Central Art educators on Saturday Nov. 14 at 11am at the Wichita Art Museum entrance. Mat Buckingham the new Curator of Education will meet with us and have some education materials available. We'll take a tour of the museum (it's FREE) and then we'll grab a bite to eat at  Muse Cafe' and do some shopping at the gift shop. 

Currently  they have their permanent collection on view, Preston Singletary’s “Raven and the Box of Daylight” and “Foot in the Door” a collection of 645 paintings each measuring 12 x 12” from artists across the Wichita area.  If it’s a nice day, the outdoor garden and sculpture collection would also be a good place to tour.


Masks and social distancing are required.

RSVP to Shawny Montgomery by Nov 12th so I can give them a heads up-  316-641-7334 (just text me, let me know who you are and that you're coming) or email Shawny with any questions

Hope to see you there.

South East

Colored Clay Workshop hosted by David Ingram & Nicole Meyer-Foresman

November 7 from 10 AM 12 PM

Erie High School, 1400 N. Main St. Erie, KS 66733


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.