2019 Youth Art Month (YAM) Maryland Flag Contest
Ninth grade art student from wins $1,000 for her flag design
The Maryland Art Education Association is excited to announce and share the fine artwork produced by the students of Maryland under the guidance of their art teachers. Youth Art Month is a national celebration sponsored by Council for Art Education & Sargent Art. The annual celebration, which takes place in March, emphasizes the value of art education for all children and encourages support for quality art programs in state schools.
The overall winner is 9th grader Autumn Winters from Suitland High School in Prince George’s County. Autumn’s art teacher is Ms. Amanda Espina. Autumn’s design will be made into a flag which will be on display at the National Art Education Association’s convention in Boston in March. In addition, Autumn will receive a check for $1,000, and Ms. Espina will receive $1,500 in classroom art supplies, provided by Sargent Art.
See all winners in the gallery below.
Thank you to Sargent Art for providing prizes for the the 2018/2019 YAM flag contest.
View Past Winners