Youth Art Month

2023 Youth Art Month Packet

Entries are due February 1, 2023

2023 Youth Art Month Packet

Coming Soon

This program is for k-12 art educators across the state of Missouri who are members of the Missouri Art education Association.

Youth Art Month Capitol Exhibit Recognition and Awards

Make plans to attend the Youth Art Month Awards and Recognition Ceremony at the Missouri State Capitol in March 2023!

Ceremony begins at 11 am. Be sure to arrive early since parking close to the capitol building is limited.

Please share your Youth Art Month photos for inclusion in the annual slide show to

YAM Flag Packet for 2023

Coming Soon

Deadline: December 31, 2021

2022 Youth Art Month Award Winners

2022 YAM Flag Winner: Lula George

Cole R-I Russellville 6th grade

Art Educator- Amy Potts

2021 Youth Art Month Award Winners

See the Missouri entry in the NAEA 2021 YAM Presentation

MAEA Youth Art Month Exhibition 2021

MAEA Youth Art Month Virtual Show 2021

2021 YAM Flag Winner: Deanna Chapman

Marshfield High School 12th grade

Art Educator- Tina Hyde


2020 Youth Art Month Video

If you have trouble viewing the video:

Follow this link to see both YAM and the Senate Show walkthroughs.

2020 Youth Art Month Award Winners

President's Choice Lower Elementary:

Kimber Nelson, Pumpkin

Art Educator- Lori Atkins

President's Choice Upper Elementary:

Cadence Johnson

Art Educator- Courtney Morrill

President’s Choice Middle School:

Vann Aubrey, Chill Owl

Art Educator - Tessa Courtoise

President’s Choice High School:

Lorena Farrell

Art Educator Susan Buffington

Sargent Art Award:

Caprice Pope, Eyes of Green

Art Educator- Lana Dawson

Governor’s Choice:

Allison Gant, Olde Town Road

Art Educator- Kim Meneses

Governor’s Mansion:

Keion Greives, Winter Tree

Art Educator- Lianne Hollander