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Canton Artists' Guild
Calling Artists and Art Lovers!!
We welcome all who would like to become part of our cooperative community. The Canton Artists’ Guild is a diverse group of people and we provide a forum for exhibiting and see art, meeting artists and networking. Come see what we are all about.
-Invitations to gallery show receptions and other events
-Receive a prospectus to the yearly Open Juried Show
-Receive our Newsletters
-See/participate in member and group shows
-Submit proposals for a solo show
-Participate in up to an average of 7 shows a year
There are two general types of membership: Artist Membership and Non-Artist/Donor Membership.
1. Artist Memberships
All artist members must be juried in. This is done monthly at the Board meeting.
Artists must drop 3 pieces of original art off with the gallery sitters during the gallery’s open hours, letting them know that they are to be stored, for jurying at the next Board meeting. Please e-mail to tell us you have dropped of pieces. Full contact information is needed. An artist statement, bio, CD may also be provided. No slides, please. You will be contacted after the next Board meeting and informed of the decision. Artist Memberships are in various categories:
-Artist Volunteer: $100 a year plus 28 hours of volunteer work required
-Artist Volunteer Senior (over 65 years): $ $75  a year plus 28 hours of volunteer work required
-Artist Non-Volunteer: $225 a year
-Artist Non-Volunteer Senior (over 65 years): $175 a year
-University Student: $50 plus 12 hours of volunteer work required
-High School Student: Free plus 12 hours of volunteer work required
2. Non-Artist/Donor Memberships
Non-Artist/Donor Memberships are in various categories which are noted below. These are tax deductible to the extent of the law, as we are a non-profit organization. There is no membership form as such for this category; simply send a check, with your contact information, to the Treasurer, Canton Artists’ Guild, Box 281, Canton, CT 06019
The Non-Artist/Donor Membership categories are:
-Contributing: $30 a year
-Sustaining: $40 a year
-Patron: $65 a year
-Capital Fund: $100 a year
-Angel: $250 a year
We look forward to your joining our community!!!
Canton Gallery on the Green
Board Members*
*President - Kristin McNally
*Vice President - Mark Snyder
*Secretary- Kent McCoy
*Program - Kent McCoy
*Treasurer - Lauren McCoy
Publicity - Deborah Sacks
*Reception - Shirley Mae Neu
*Graphic Design/ Post cards - Mark Snyder
*Building and Grounds - Steph Dascanio
*Website- Kristin McNally