Membership

CPP welcomes all artists, at any ability level, as well as all art lovers and patrons, as members. The love of the pastel medium is what binds us as one creative community in promoting the diversity and luminosity of pastels.

Membership Benefits

  • Meeting and interacting with other pastelists
  • Entering member juried shows
  • Acquiring discounts for workshops
  • Participating in various programs and activities
  • Receiving an online quarterly newsletter
  • Being eligible to receive CPP Signature Status
  • Having member’s website linked from CPP’s webpage
  • Eligible to enter the International Association of Pastel Societies (IAPS) exhibitions
  • PLUS an option to have a Member Gallery Page associated with CPP’s webpage. Click here to learn more.

Membership Term

  • One year, January 1 through December 31
  • Dues are $35.00 per year and can be paid either online by PayPal or by mail by check

Membership Designations

Signature status – CPP
To receive CPP Signature Status, an artist must a member in good standing and be juried into 3 different CPP exhibitions, either Member or National

Distinguished Signature Member – CPP-D
To receive CPP Distinguished Status, an artist must be a member in good standing and must receive 3 awards in 3 different CPP exhibitions, either Member or National 

Master Signature DesignationCPP-M
To receive CPP Master Status, an artist must be a member in good standing and receive 3 awards in 3 different CPP National exhibitions

Honorary Signature Status CPP-H
To receive CPP Honorary Status, an artist must be selected by CPP’s Board in showing their achievement of advancing the merits and goals of CPP

Registration for New and Renewing Membership



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