What you need to know: Prospective new members do not need to be sponsored by an active member, but it is noted that sponsorship is preferred, and each applicant must submit a completed application (attached below) which shall be reviewed/juried by a group of at least 3 professional/or emeritus members who must vote to accept the applicant by a majority vote of the members present.
Artist Members are juried into the organization by current and past members of the FPG Board. Portfolio Reviews for membership are held twice a year in the summer and winter
(Application Deadlines: June 1 and December 1)
Membership in the FPG is open to artists from anywhere in the world who create hand-pulled prints. This includes artists who use traditional printmaking techniques, such as etching, lithography, relief printing, and silk screen. It also includes artists who make hybrid prints, monoprints, and artist books, so long as some hand printmaking is involved. Artists who use solely photographic or digital methods are not eligible for artist membership.
Select the PDF below and download a copy for yourself. Complete the Application and then follow the directions on the application.
Membership Application Fee
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