New Members Orientation
The next New Members Orientation will take place on Saturday, February 25 @ 11:00 am. This session lasts about an hour and is open to both new and potential members. Please sign up here: Orientation
The Benefits of Membership
The Watercolor Art Society - Houston offers an opportunity for members to share their interest in watercolor art. The Regular Membership entitles you to privileges until June 1 of the upcoming year. Best of all, you will have the opportunity to display your artistic talent in WAS-H exhibits, participate in classes and workshops to explore new ideas and techniques, and share in the camaraderie of others who share your interest in art.
Member Meetings are held at 2pm on the usually first Sunday of the month, September - May. The meetings feature watercolor demonstrations, lectures, news of WAS-H activities and a social hour. The following chart details additional membership benefits, at each level.
Membership is open to the beginner, professional, or art enthusiast.
|Discount for classes and workshops||X||X||X||X|
|Online access to WAS-H directory||X||X||X||X|
|Receives digital Washrag news||X||X||X||X|
|WAS-H library privileges||X||X||X||X|
|Eligibility for all WAS-H exhibits||X||X||X||X|
|Invitations to all gallery events||X||X||X||X|
|Invitations to group painting events||X||X||X||X|
|WAS-H mat cutter privileges||X||X||X||X|
|Opportunity to sell art through gallery shows and Art Fair||X||X||X||X|
|Volunteer and Outreach opportunities||X||X||X||X|
|Signature and Signature Elite designation opportunities||X||X||X||X|
|20% discount from Art Supply on Almeda||X||X||X||X|
|Free monthly demonstration fees ($3 each for members)||X||X||X|
|Free Paint-Ins ($30 each)||X||X|
|Free Annual Members Exhibit entries (up to $50)||X|
|Free Annual International Exhibition entries (up to $65)||X|
|Cost for Member Year (June-May)||$50||$75||$150||$230|
Junior Membership (ages 16-25), same benefits as Bronze, $25