Northern Area Council

Board Members

Janice Bettiga James Woglom Gini Gyorkos
President
Janice Bettiga

[email protected]

President-elect
James Woglom
[email protected]

Past President
Gini Gyorkos
[email protected]
Bobbie Rae Jones Ross Roadruck  
Secretary
Bobbie Rae Jones
[email protected]
Treasurer
Ross Roadruck
[email protected]
 

 

A Message from the Northern Region Past-President, Gini Gyorkos:

As a member of CAEA many opportunities for learning as well as giving back are there for all of us. The Northern Region Board would love to hear your ideas on events, art happening days, or if you have an interest in participating in the following areas:

 

Additional Northern Region Board Members:

High School Rep: Amber Woodward
Middle School Rep: Jaime Shilen
Elementary School Rep:
Museum Rep: TBD
Art Happening Chair: TBD
YAM Greater Sacramento Region Chair: Li Ezzell [email protected]
Youth Art Month Committee Reps. in different areas: TBD

 

Region Meetings

Our goal in the Northern Region is to gather locally and network as an area.  Please consider gathering with fellow art teachers and art lovers and meet us online. Simply call in and connect with the rest of the Northern Region by phone, Skype, or FaceTime. All are wanted and welcome. Relax put up your feet and share your hopes wants and desires! Email Janice Bettiga to get connection at Meetings which are held in Sacramento, San Jose and across the Northern Region.  Simply call in and connect.  Relax put up your feet and share your hope wants and desires!

Contact Janice Bettiga [email protected] for exact meeting location.

 

Youth Art Month

The 2019 Northern CAEA YAM Chair is Gini Gyorkos, CAEA Northern Area Past President. All winners of individual 2019 Northern AREA YAM shows are to be sent to Gini at [email protected]. Once received, Gini will forward them to Pat Semrick, CAEA State YAM Chair, who will have the art judged to determine the Northern AREA winners.

Submission Deadline is March 5, 2019.

Please see details below concerning what should be submitted.

Award Categories

Grade-Level Awards

The YAM grade-level submission categories are:

  • K–2
  • 35
  • 68
  • 912

 

Ruth Jansen Award

Each Area may select one grade-level senior artist from the YAM artwork submitted to become a candidate to receive a $100 annual Ruth Jansen Northern Area Award.

Once all winners (K2, 35, 68, 912, Ruth Jansen) have been selected from the Northern Area shows, please send the following to Gini:

  • A 300 dpi JPEG of each First Place winning grade-level category artwork in each media category;
  • A 300 dpi JPEG of the Ruth Jansen Award candidate's artwork;
  • The name of each student artist and the student's grade level;
  • The name of each student's teacher;
  • The name of the school being represented.

Any teacher submitting a student's artwork must be a current member of CAEA and may only submit his/her own students' artwork; teachers may not submit artwork for other teachers who are not current members.

It is easy to join or renew a membership by visiting the NAEA membership webpage: https://www.arteducators.org/promo/join.

NOTE: The Northern Area CAEA show will be juried by art education museum curators from NYC via Pat Semrick. (The show will not be juried by any of the Northern Area board members nor any educators except Pat and her team).

 

Northern Area YAM Exhibitions

2019 Sacramento YAM Exhibition
  • Artwork photos, label/statements, artists consent forms, teacher agreements due to Michael Dittmer: February 4, 2019
  • Artwork Drop Off: February 25, 2019
    • Crocker Art Museum
      216 O Street
      Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Show Runs: February 28 – March 31, 2019; Crocker Art Museum
  • Reception: Sunday, March 10, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 PM; Crocker Art Museum

For further information contact:
Michael Dittmer [email protected]

 

The CAEA State Show

Physical State Show: April 1–27, 2019, in Fresno at:
Fresno Arts Council Office
1245 Van Ness Avenue

Reception/Sargent Art Prizes Presentation: April 27, 2019 (reception details to follow)

Sargent Art YAM Prizes to be presented at the 2019 State show reception:

  • One overall prize of $1000 for one student
  • $1,500 worth of classroom art supplies for that student's teacher
  • One grade-level category student prize of $100 worth of art supplies for each category
  • $300 worth of classroom art supplies for the teachers of the grade-level student prize winners

Each school is also eligible to receive a Participation Gift from Sargent Art; this can be claimed by submitting the YAM Participation Form  directly to Sargent Art via email (we realize the form says 2018; but Sargent has assured us that it is valid for 2019 as well).

 

CAEA Regional Award Recipient - Northern Region

Barbara Hughes

Dr. Barbara Hughes
Outstanding Visual Art Educator of the Year

 

Northern Region Resources

Blue Line Arts
http://www.bluelinearts.org/

Blue Line Arts is a non-profit organization and active community resource established to promote the arts in Roseville, California.  Blue Line Arts showcases the works of regional and national artists, complete with flexible exhibition space suitable for small musical performances, lectures and demonstrations. A special children's gallery provides a dedicated location for children's programs.

 

Arts and Business Council of Sacramento

http://www.bluelinearts.org/sacabc

The mission of the Arts & Business Council of Sacramento is to promote partnerships between the business community and arts organizations in order to enhance the economy and enrich the quality of life in the Sacramento region.