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New England Watercolor Society

Membership

Associate Membership is open to any artist residing in New England or any patron of the arts, regardless of residency. Dues are $20 per calendar year (all associate memberships expire on December 31).

Associate membership entitles you to:

  • Inexpensive dues (currently $20/year – subject to change)
  • Discounted submissions to NEWS biennial shows (National or Regional on alternate years)
  • Advance notice of workshops and special programs
  • Discounted tuition for workshops
  • Free listing on the NEWS website with a free link to your website (if requested and the address is provided by you)
  • Inclusion in the New England-wide (and beyond) communications network – share your accomplishments and learn about those of others
  • Opportunity to serve on the board and help shape NEWS policy

If you'd like to join, please download the membership form, fill it out and mail it, along with a check in the amount of $20 (payable to NEWS), to:

Mary Rauscher
6 Concord Greene Apt # 5
Concord, MA 01742

Any questions regarding associate membership may be directed to:
Associate Members Secretary - Mary Rauscher

Signature Membership - Any artist residing in New England who has been accepted into four (4) New England Watercolor Society sponsored exhibitions in a 10-year period (one of which must be a NEWS National Open show) can become a Signature (Artist) Member.

Signature membership entitles you to:

  • Inexpensive dues (currently $50/year – subject to change)
  • Discounted submissions to NEWS biennial shows (National or Regional on alternate years)
  • Opportunity to submit work to the annual Signature Members’  Show and occasional other Signature-only shows
  • Advance notice of workshops and special programs
  • Discounted tuition for workshops
  • Free listing on the NEWS website with a free link to your website (if requested and the address is provided by you) and a downloadable bio (if provided)
  • Inclusion in the New England-wide (and beyond) communications network – share your accomplishments and learn about those of others
  • Inclusion in the exclusive membership of this prestigious 100-plus-year-old organization along with artists like F. Childe Hassam, Thomas Allen, Charles Copeland, John Singer Sargent and Andrew Wyeth
  • Opportunity to serve on the board and help shape NEWS policy

Any questions regarding signature membership may be directed to:
Signature Members Secretary - Steve Hamlin