CPS Membership


2024 Calendar Year Membership to the CT Pastel Society
Jan 1st through Dec 31st, 2024

Get exposure for your work
Interact with other artists
 Access to workshops, demonstrations, critiques
 Attend / organize plein air outings
CPS Newsletter
 New Product Information & Discounts
 Reduced Show Entry Fees
 Ability to attain Signature Member status
 CPS Workshop Discounts
 IAPS exhibition eligibility, reduced convention fees

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The mission of CPS is to promote appreciation of pastel and to encourage their use as a fine art medium. We do this by raising public awareness; hosting exhibitions, educational workshops, and demonstrations; and producing events and publications which stimulate artists in the pastel community.

Some of the benefits of becoming a CPS Member include:

  • Get exposure for your work – we exhibit in museums and galleries across Connecticut
  • Interact with other artists, share ideas and techniques
  • Attend or give workshops, demonstrations, critiques
  • Gain professional advice, perspective, and guidance
  • Attend/organize Plein air outings
  • Receive our newsletter providing show announcements and general art news
  • Receive new product information and discounts on supplies
  • Attain Signature Member status and display your work on this website
  • Reduced fee for show entries
  • CPS Workshop discounts
  • IAPS exhibition eligibility, reduced convention fees