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Programs: Community Programs: Art Day

Art Day 2019

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You and your select junior and senior art students are invited to participate in Art Day at SFA on Friday, November 1, 2019. This event will consist of a full-length, college-level art studio class tailored to give your students a taste of college life as an art major at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Please limit the number of students to 5 per teacher.

We will offer courses in the following areas:

  • Advanced Figure Drawing
  • Ceramics
  • Digital Media
  • Drawing
  • Film Making
  • Graphic Design
  • Metals
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture

Your students will spend the day learning technical and creative art strategies taught by experienced SFA art faculty. Your college-bound junior or senior will gain valuable hands-on experience leading to better-informed college selection decisions. Teachers will have an opportunity to meet and speak with our faculty directly. Art Day at SFA will acquaint you with the excellent educational opportunities that exist in Nacogdoches.

Student selection for Art Day at SFA is at the discretion of your faculty and administration; however, we urge you to select only your most sincere and serious upper-level art students. Artistic ability and genuine interest should be of primary consideration.

Limit your attendees to five of the most qualified art students. All studio areas are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If your faculty is unable to attend, students and their parents may participate, provided the school grants written permission and documentation is faxed to Art Day at SFA at 936.468.4041.

Art Day at SFA begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. and ends at approximately 2 p.m. The $15 per student fee includes continental breakfast and lunch, as well as all art materials.


  • 8:30–9 a.m.: Arrive at SFA, Welcome, check-in, t-shirt pickup and continental breakfast.
  • 9 a.m.–12 p.m.: Studio session—All pre-registered students will report to their assigned studio where an SFA professor will sign you in and provide materials and instruction.
  • 12 p.m.–Lunch: Provided at several food locations throughout the Art Building.
  • 1–2 p.m.: Studio open house–Students and teachers are invited to visit the art studios, tour the program facilities, and meet the SFA faculty.
  • 2 p.m.–Dismissal: Students collect and take home all of their art projects.

Parking and Maps


Please park in lot 21 on Wilson Dr. across the street from the art building. Attendants will be in the parking lot providing parking passes. Additionally parking passes will be available in the Art Office.


The map below displays the general location of the SFA Art Building and the parking lot which will be used for Art Day.

You may also map our location in your browser, or scan the QR code below to send the location to your mobile device.

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School of Art
Stephen F. Austin State University
Box 13001, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962-3001

Phone: 936.468.4804
FAX: 936.468.4041
Art Day location map


Phone: 936.468.4804
Send a message

School of Art / Art Day Committee
Stephen F. Austin State University
Box 13001, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962-3001

FAX: 936.468.4041


Registration/payment deadline:
Monday, October 21, 2019

Cancellation: If you must, please cancel by Monday, October 21, 2019.


Cost is $15 per student (five students maximum per school).

Registration and Payment

  • Online Registration and Credit Card Payment

    The Art Day registration and credit card payment may be completed online.

    If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation after registering by credit card, please contact us ASAP.

  • Paper Registration and Check Payment is no longer available