Editor's Note: Clare Holsen, Kris Holsen's daughter, is the artist who drew the illustration of the Narwhal. Her name was inadvertently left off from the newsletter article.
Editor's Note 2: the deadline for submissions to the 2018 MSAA competition has been changed to Thursday, December 14th
The Art Exchange has been a four time recipient of the NAEA Category II Award of Excellence for state newsletters (2006, 2011, 2012, 2015). The articles and features that are provided in the newsletter are aimed at being informative, timely and beneficial to our membership.
July 15th (fall issue),
December 15th (winter issue),
March 15th (spring issue).
All articles / features pertaining to art, art education, school,community and state and MSHSL Secton art shows can be submitted. AEM retains the right to approve submissions based on how they align with our Mission Statement.
Images should all be submitted as jpgs or gifs, no larger than 1 MB for e-mailing purposes.
In Photoshop go to Image and then scroll down to Image Size, change the Document size to the preferred size. Other image editing programs will have similar options available. Free programs such as Gimp are also available online to make the changes as well.
E-mail images should only be sent as attachments to Kevan Nitzberg via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org Provide captions for appropriate placement / identification of images. If images are of students, be sure that you have obtained proper permission for their names to be included per your school or district's policy guidelines.
Articles should be no longer than one page long and sent as Word documents. Formatting or articles will be based on the best way to display them within the context of the newsletter layout. All links included in the article should be active and from reliable sources.
Videos can be submitted as links within articles or may be mailed to me in MP4 or Quicktime format on a DVD. My home address is:
1212 Briar Street
Orono, MN 55391
We look forward to seeing your name and contributions in our newsletter!
Kevan Nitzberg - Editor of the Art Exchange
Steve Gamache - Layout Artist