Since 1901 we have held strong to the belief that ALL K–12 STUDENTS deserve a quality art education. This is why we are committed to providing superior art curriculum, engaging studio lessons, and valuable advocacy and classroom resources.  In support of this principle, our mission is simple...

Support educators. Foster excellence in Art Education. Inspire meaningful connections for students. Think Deeply. Evolve. Engage. Advocate and Empower.

Vision Statement

To honor our history and continue our unique tradition of providing superior education resources that: SUPPORT Art Educators, INSPIRE students and ENGAGE them in learning, CREATE deep connections, EDUCATE the community, ELEVATE the importance of creativity, DEVELOP a culture of meaning and purpose, SUPPORT strength and growth of quality art education in all schools, foster PRIDE in our employees, and ADVOCATE for a brighter future.


We believe quality art education is necessary for ALL K–12 students. Because of this we are committed to:

  • Inspiration – we work to inspire creativity and innovation.
  • Customer Dedication – we develop partnerships to make a positive difference in our customers’ lives.
  • Advocacy – we support the evolving needs of art educators.
  • Quality – we provide engaging, meaningful, relevant resources to our customers.
  • Integrity – we uphold the highest standards in all our actions.
  • Teamwork – we work together, across boundaries, to meet the needs of our customers and help the company succeed.
  • Respect – we value our people, encourage their development and support their growth.
  • Good Citizenship – we are good citizens of the communities in which we live and work.
  • Success – we exhibit a strong will to succeed in every aspect of our business.
  • Personal Accountability – we are personally accountable for delivering on our commitments.

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