Youth Art Month

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February 27th – March 30th
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN 55343

Monday-Friday: 8am–8pm
Saturday: 10am–8pm
Sunday: 12–5pm

Tuesday/ Wednesday February 25th – 26th - Install at Hopkins Center for the Arts (Volunteers needed for setup)

Thursday, February 27th – Show Opening
Saturday, March 1st – Opening Reception 12 – 2pm
Sunday, March 30th - Show takedown (Volunteers needed for takedown)
March 30th – Artwork pickup 2-5pm

Each teacher may submit TWO artworks. These submissions will be due to the address below by Monday, February 10th, 2014.

It works best if you can plan with the other teachers in your district to coordinate shipping/ delivery. Artwork can be picked up by teachers on Sunday, March 30th from 2-5pm OR shipped back to teachers starting the first week in april (postage MUST be provided.) Once again it is very important to keep the MATTED WORK no larger than 36” x 24”. Also, please adhere the student and teacher contact information (found on back) to the artwork. The Hopkins center for the arts requests that all submitted work have a wire hanger across the back for easy setup/takedown, Artwork will NOT be hung without the wire hanger.

Youth Art Month Capitol Show: submissions due February 10, 2014
What: 2 matted pieces with artist info AND A WIRE HANGER!

Ship or deliver Youth Art Month Capitol Show submissions to:
c/o: Michael Kantor
720 117th Ave NE
Blaine, MN 55434
Any questions email me at


Please contact Youth Art Month Chairpersons by emailing them at:

Forms/Resources that relate to this page (6)
Call for Entries: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 11/4/2013

 2013 - 2014 Youth Art Month Call for Entries

YAM Proclamation: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 10/20/2012

This form will be updated shortly. 

Download this proclamation to announce Youth Art Month in your school, school district or community!

Letter to Art Teachers: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 10/20/2012

This form will be updated shortly. 


A letter from YAM Co-Chairperson, Michael Kantor, about this year's YAM information!


Youth Art Month 2014 Exhibit Entry Form: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 10/20/2013

Download these directions and entry forms to submit student artwork in the 2014 YAM  Exhibit.

YAM Ideas: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 11/4/2012

 Let us know about all of the wonderful things that your school does to promote Art Education during YOUTH ART MONTH (YAM) in March!

YAM Observance Form: PDF File WORD File
Post Date: 10/21/2012

Download this form to record any Youth Art Month activities in your school, school district or community. Send it to a Youth Art Month Chair so it can be recorded for Minnesota's Youth Art Month Observance.

By right-clicking on the links to forms you want, you can select "Save Target As" and have it saved to your computer where desired. Right click verses double clicking to open the link as a second option.

Links that relate to this page (1)
YAM flag design gallery
A great new place to see the work of Minnesota's Young Artists in Youth Art Month and beyond. Check out Art Educators of Minnesota's online gallery on Artsonia!
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