January 29, 2018 2018 ABA Law Day Art Contest Written by scaea

“Separation of Powers: Framework for Freedom”

Qualified Participants: The Law Day Art Contest is open to students, student groups and classes
attending a public or private high school, or being home schooled, within the United States and
in grades 9‐12 or the equivalent. There are two categories for submissions: Individual and
Team. The Team category will consist of two or morestudents.

Background: The American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division’s Law Day Art Contest asks
participants to create an art piece exploring the procedural protections afforded to all of us by
the U.S. Constitution and why the preservation of these principles is essential to our liberty.
Participants should utilize the theme: “Separation of Powers: Framework for Freedom.” An
explanation of Law Day and this year’s Law Day theme can be found online at:

For more information, please review this link.

January 26, 2018 Central Region Youth Art Month Written by scaea

Attention Central Region Members:
Central Region Youth Art information is as follows:

Artwork due Thursday March 1
Mail work with RETURN POSTAGE to:
Miranda Roop, SCAEA
Bethel- Hanberry Elementary School
125 Boney Road
Blythewood SC 29016

Exhibition Location:
EdVenture Children’s Museum
211 Gervais Street Columbia, SC 29201

Exhibition Dates:
Thursday March 8- Sunday March 25th, 2018

Closing Reception:
Sunday March 25th, 2018
Award Announcements at 4:30pm

Questions. Contact Miranda Roop at mroop@richland2.org
Flyer: Click HERE
Form: Click HERE

January 24, 2018 January Newsletter Written by scaea

The January newsletter was released this week. If you haven’t seen it, you can find it here: http://conta.cc/2F8vTzl

January 8, 2018 Youth Art Month: National Flag Design Contest Written by scaea

We are looking for a few good artists to submit flag designs to represent our state at the Youth Art Month Museum next year at the NAEA convention.

1. Incorporate the national theme “Building Community Through Art” into the design.
2. Include the name “South Carolina” somewhere in the design.
3. Submissions need to be in a vertical format, since all flags will be displayed vertically in the Youth Art Month Museum.
4. Creatively use images that represent SC or represent art.
Include the words “Youth Art Month” somewhere in the design.

Each art teacher can submit up to three designs. An overall winner will be selected and made into the SC flag.

Each design must be submitted on the provided Entry Form.

The deadline for submitting ideas is Monday, February 5, 2018.

Submissions can be emailed to randall.clamp@richlandone.org or mailed to Randall Clamp, A.C. Moore Elementary School, 333 Etiwan Avenue, Columbia, SC 29205.

January 2, 2018 SCAEA Western Mini Conference Written by scaea

JANUARY 27, 2018

Please join the SCAEA Western Region for a winter art retreat. Choose from a hands-on workshop with encaustic artist Pat Kilburg or “painting” collage with Judy Verhoeven. Sessions are limited to the first 18 participants to sign up for each class. Spend a fun day at the Greenville County Museum of Art seeing the latest exhibits, learning new techniques, creating personal art, and enjoying time with other art educators!

Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Time: 10:00-3:00pm
Location: Greenville County Museum of Art
420 College Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Cost: $30 (Non-members $40)
Registration includes a box lunch
Registration Deadline: January 19th, 2018

Participants will earn 4 hours of Renewal Credit

To reserve your spot, complete the following form and submit payment by Jan. 19th. You will need your NAEA membership number.

Please make checks payable to SCAEA and mail to:
Sandra Carson
203 Berrow Way
Taylors, SC 29687

Contact Sandi Carson, Western Region Coordinator, at scarson@greenville.k12.sc.us

Use the link below to register:

Western Region Mini Conference Registration

January 2, 2018 Lower Region Mini Conference – Screen Printing for the Classroom Written by scaea

Screen Printing for the Classroom

An Art Retreat hosted by SCAEA Lower Region

Come rejuvenate through the artistic process as we explore the versatile realm of screen printing! We will learn multiple screen printing techniques from basic stencil to photo emulsion as well as explore different printing surfaces including paper and fabric. Whether you teach kindergarten or high school, you will leave with a new skill set to bring back to your classroom and apply in your own art making.

Also included in the workshop is a guided tour of the Gibbes Museum. Learn about the many art educational resources available to you and your students. Following the workshop, you may wish to explore the wealth of art galleries and dinning opportunities found in downtown Charleston.

Date: Saturday, February 3rd, 2018
Time: 10:30am-1:00pm
Location: Gibbes Museum
135 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401
Cost: $25 (Non-members $45)
Registration Deadline: January 19th, 2018

Participants will earn 2.5 hours of Renewal Credit. In addition, at the conclusion of the workshop, one lucky participant will get to take home the “Ultimate Screen Printing Kit” worth over $80!!!

To reserve your spot, complete the following form and submit payment by Jan. 19th. You will need your NAEA membership number.


Please make checks payable to SCAEA and mail to:

Elise Stuck, JPES
9701 Patriot Blvd
Ladson, SC 29456


Contact Elise Stuck, SCAEA Lower Region Coordinator, at estuck@dorchester2.k12.sc.us

Link to Screen Printing Workshop Flyer:


October 27, 2017 October Newsletter Written by scaea

The October newsletter was released last week. If you haven’t seen it, you can find it here: http://conta.cc/2gk5Ivi

October 9, 2017 State Conference Web Page Now Available Written by scaea

A web page solely dedicated to the 2017 SCAEA conference is now available. Check it out by clicking HERE.

September 18, 2017 Conference Registration Now Available Written by scaea

November 3-5, 2017
University of South Carolina Beaufort – Center for the Arts
Beaufort, South Carolina

Registration is now open:

August 10, 2017 Lodging for the SCAEA Written by scaea

There are several different options for your to choose from for hotels during the SCAEA’s Fall Conference in Beaufort, November 3-5, 2017. All hotels are near USCB.

Quality Inn at Town Center — 2001 Boundary Street
(843) 524.2144 – www.choicehotels.com/hotel/sc395
Room rates starting at $74.99 per night

Other hotels — Rates vary according to rooms, check-in dates, if you have AAA, etc.:

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites @Hwy 21– 2225 Boundary Street
(843) 379-3100

Hampton Inn — 2342 Boundary Street
(843) 986-0600

Hilton Garden Inn — 1500 Queen Street
(843) 379-9800

City Loft Hotel –301 Carteret Street
(843) 379-5638

Best Western — 1015 Bay Street
(843) 522-2090