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Artists for Kids
Young Artist of the Week

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​Artists for Kids and the North Shore News continue to partner in providing a wonderful opportunity to showcase your school's most outstanding young artists. Selected students will be celebrated in the North Shore News, as well as on the AFK website and social media channels. The feature includes a short biography and a photo of the student that showcases their artistic talents. This year, the program will be expanded to include visual arts, music, dance and drama.

The Young Artist of the Week program provides valuable recognition to our student artists and raises public awareness of the importance of arts education in our schools.


1. Each school may nominate one or two students

2. Have both the student's teacher and parent complete the appropriate sections of the attached nomination form.

3. Take a photo of the student demonstrating their art.

4. Submit the student's photo, teacher nomination form and student model release form to

Tips for taking student photos

Choose an uncluttered background

Use portrait mode on your camera if that setting is available

Have strongest light come from behind or beside the photographer

Avoid having subject stand in front of a window

Nomination Form 2020-2021.pdf

Student model release form 2020-2021.pdf


Artists for Kids

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