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Non-Members Receive NAEA/NATA Membership for Attending NATA Fall Conference
Calling all art specialists! If you are not a member of NATA, consider attending fall conference and paying the non-member price. You will be offered an opportunity to sign up for a membership at the registration desk and NATA will pay your membership for the next year.
NOVICE ART TEACHERS ATTEND FALL CONFERENCE for FREE!
We have THREE sponsored registrations so far! Would you like to foster the growth you have experienced by attending NATA Fall Conference? Are you a novice teacher of 5 years or less and ready to join NATA? We have the perfect match for you!
Sponsor a novice teacher to attend fall conference for 2 days. The new teacher will be required to join NATA/NAEA before or at fall conference ($80). The mentor will receive a discount rate for purchasing a novice registration.
Register to win if you have 5 years or less teaching experience and you want to be entered to win a 2 Day fall conference registration. On September 5th, 2015 we will draw as many names as we have sponsored registrations. Winners will be notified immediately so arrangements can be made to attend conference. You must be available to attend September 18-19, 2015 in Omaha, NE. If you are notified as a recipient, you must join NATA before or when you arrive at the conference.
Public Invited to UNO Art Gallery’s Opening Reception for NATA Art Educators
The work of a renowned photographer and works from several dozen of Nebraska’s art educators will open the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Art Gallery’s 2015-2016 season beginning Friday, Aug. 28. A public reception will mark the exhibit’s opening. The reception will run from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Weber Fine Arts Building on UNO’s Dodge Campus. Show runs through October 1. More information
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News from other sources...
Plum Creek Children's Literacy Festival
October 1-3, 2015
Featuring: Andrew Clements, Carmen Deedy, Debbie Diller, Denise Fleming, Steven Kellogg, Eric Litwin, Peter Lourie, Jerry Pallotta, Richard Peck, Janet Stevens, Tomie dePaola (via Skype)
Papillion 2nd Annual Art Stroll Art Market
We are asking participating artists to do a live demonstration.
Saturday, Sept 26 - 10 am to 5 pm, Downtown Papillion
Fee: $25 / Checks payable to HDPBA day of event at check-in.
Email Kim Shaw or call 515-577-8658 for application and information.
View the 2014 Art Stroll
Sponsored by the Historical Downtown Papillion Business Association.
MWSU Visual Arts Day
Missouri Western State University's Department of Art is extending an invitation to you and your art students to attend the fourth annual MWSU Visual Arts Day. This year Visual Arts Day 4 is scheduled for Thursday, October 8, 2015. Events will begin at 8:00 am and conclude about 3:00 pm. The day will consist of a juried high school art exhibition, art competitions and events, and studio workshops in clay, graphics, animation, printmaking, painting, photography, drawing, and sculpture. Participating students and faculty will have the opportunity to explore and create in an environment designed to promote creativity, collaboration, and camaraderie. If you would like to participate please complete the online School Registration Form at https://www.missouriwestern.edu/orgs/artday/SchoolRegistration.html.
If you need more information about Visual Arts Day 4 please check out the website at http://www.missouriwestern.edu/orgs/artday/Index.html
Additionally, if you know of anyone who might be interested in participating in Visual Arts Day 4 or would like to receive information about future art events and workshops at MWSU, please feel free to forward this message to them.
The MWSU Department of Art looks forward to hearing from you soon.
David Harris, Missouri Western State University, Department of Art
4525 Downs drive
Saint Joseph, MO 64507
firstname.lastname@example.org, Art Office: 816-271-4282
MWSU Art http://www.missouriwestern.edu/art/
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