Membership

Membership

Our membership year runs from January.
The annual fee for 2022 is £35  Non-member guests at meetings are asked to pay £4 per  virtual meeting,£6 for regular meetings , although we will occasionally charge more to help cover the costs of a more expensive demonstrator. Please check the information against each meeting in Diary Pages/Meetings. If you join as a member haveing paid a visitor fee that month it is deducted from the membership fee.

Membership entitles you to a range of benefits:

  • Free access to monthly demonstrations via Zoom or in person – in 2021 these have increased to 11 annually (previously 9)
  • Twice Monthly Email Newsletter
  • Option to enter our monthly competitions – A theme is set each month and images sent in. The membership then votes by email for its favourites.
  • Option to join free of charge Our Zoom Art Together Days – held monthly, we work at home but share our work, joys and frustrations!
  • Option to join our WhatsApp Social group – share work, ideas, information and a few jokes
  • Option to join plein air and other events (may be small additional charge) – announced ahead of time on Facebook, Newsletter and on Events Calendar
  • The right to exhibit/sell at our exhibitions
  • Option to have a gallery of your work on our Facebook Page
  • Option to have your work on our website
  • Option to join our Sketchbook Penpal Scheme
  • Access to our Subsidised workshops
  • Access to our monthly life drawing group
  • Option to join various other meet ups such as out Coffee and Critique sessions or Art History Meet Ups

How to become a Member

Preferred Payment Method is by BACS please pay your subscription to the Leighton Buzzard Art Society Account

Account No – 07626061

Sort Code -53-70-11

Please use your initial and surname as your reference (eg Richard Morris would be RMorris)
Please also email our membership secretary to confirm you have paid and provide the information requested below –

nfreeman49@btinternet.com

Please download and complete the Membership Form this can be scanned / photographed and emailed to the Membership secretary, posted to us or handed in at the next meeting.

You can download the membership form here LBAS Membership form 2022