Teacher Information

Peru State College Art Day – Wednesday October 26th, 2022, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.


2022 Peru State College Art Day Teacher Schedule

Time Activity Location
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Check in & Welcome Live Oak Room in the Student Center
9:30 – 11:55 a.m.    
Teachers: Choose Three Art Workshop 1 (Fine Art – with Natalie Sisco) AVL 020 Painting Lab
  Art Workshop 2 (3D Design – Sculpture Construction) AVL 026 Sculpture Lab
  Art Workshop 3 (Graphic Design – with guest artist Logan Merz) AVL 114 Graphic Art Lab
  Art Workshop 4 (Book Binding - with Professor Susan Moore) AVL 101 Drawing Lab
  Art Workshop 5 (Creative Arts workshop - with Guest Artist Ann Brugenhemke) AV Larson Art Gallery
  Teacher's Roundtable Discussion AVL 000 3D Classroom
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Eat on campus at the Café for $8.00 Student Center
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Farewells and Depart for Home AV Larson Art Gallery



Teacher’s Roundtable Description

In this teacher-lead networking session, share ideas on how best to address the State of Nebraska Fine Arts Standards, innovations in curriculum, and approaches to assessment.

Art Day Juried Exhibition

Submissions are welcome from all freshman – senior high school art students. Each student is allowed three submissions. Your art work may have been created either for a class or independently, but must have been completed during your high school career. All submissions are free.
Each student is allowed up to three submissions (either 2D, 3D or Digital).

Categories include:

Graphic Design
3D (includes Sculpture and Ceramics)

Please note! For your 2D or 3D submission to be included in the Art Day Juried Exhibition, it MUST fit the following criteria:

2D Work (Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Graphic Design, Photography)

–Matted with gray or black board –or— framed with glass/plexi-glass
–No longer than 30” horizontally or vertically

3D Work (includes Sculpture and Ceramics)

–No larger than 24” in any direction

Include the following information on the back of 2D work or on 3D work:
First and last name
High school
Name of High school art teacher
High school art teacher’s email
Title of work
Year work was completed

Art Day Juried Exhibition Awards:

Grand Prize: 1/2 tuition covered for first year (approximately $3,500 Scholarship) for in-coming freshman art major/minor
2nd Place:
$2,000 Scholarship for in-coming freshman art major/minor
3rd Place:
$1,500 Scholarship for in-coming freshman art major/minor

Art Day Jurors:

Susan Moore, Peru State College Professor of Fine Art
Ken Curtis, Peru State College Professor of Graphic Design

Directions to Peru State College

From Omaha/Nebraska City:
Take US-75 S to NE-67 S (turn left)
Take NE-67 S to NE-64 G Spur (turn left)
Continue on Park Ave
Park in commuter lot across from Art building, AV Larson,
brick building just south of the Little Red School House