Thursday, March 27, 2014

Mar 27 and 28 - last two days of Youth Art Month

Youth Art Month is a national celebration of the visual arts in education. YAM is held annually in March and is designed to emphasize the importance of quality art education for all children.

YAM was created in 1961 as a service to art educators and the public with the following objectives:

Recognize art as a necessity for the complete development of a high quality of life for all people
•Direct attention to art education as an effective vehicle to teach critical thinking, communication skills, self-expression and multi-cultural awareness
•Increase community, business and government support for art education
Exhibit will remain on display through March 28, 2014. Friends, family and the public are invited to attend.

Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association

420 W Main St, Blue Ridge, GA 30513

(706) 632-2144