There are many ways to give to Watermark. You can become a member, offer a tax-deductible donation or volunteer at our events. Joining is an investment to help bring exciting art exhibits and free admission to our galleries. Thank you for your support!
- Reduced rates to participate in our annual Art in the Park
- Postcards and invitations to all our events mailed directly to your door
- Opportunity to participate in our Members Exhibit
- Inclusion in our members-only portfolio
- Free Watermark t-shirt
- Discounts and/or coupons at Watermark’s Gallery Shop
Our different categories are structured to give you the level of membership that best fits your individual needs. The following are annual contributions.
- Student: $25
- Senior Individual: $25
- Individual: $50
- Senior Family: $65
- Family: $75
- Contributor: $150 and up
Member Benefits Explained - 2021
All Membership Levels
Watermark Art Center Mailings -The Watermark sends out monthly notices advertising featured exhibits and the First Friday Art Walk as well as other events and opportunities to all our members. We also keep you up to date with our quarterly email newsletter.
Individual Level & Higher ($50)
Watermark T-Shirt –Members joining at the Individual Level or higher will receive a Watermark t-shirt. Please pick up your t-shirt within two weeks of receiving your confirmation letter. If we don’t see you in two weeks we will use the proceeds to further the work of the Art Center. Please call if you have any questions.
Senior | Student Level & Higher ($25)
Art in the Park Booth Discount – All our members receive a 15% discount on their booth rental at the Watermark’s Annual Art in the Park. Discount will be given a tthe time of booth rental.
Discount on Gallery Shop Purchases – All members joining at the $25 level or higher will receive an automatic 10% discount in our Gallery Shop featuring work by area and exhibiting artists.
Members Show – Members who are artists or collect art have the opportunity to be a part of the annual Members Show. You may submit your original work or work from your collection.
Education Discount – Watermark offers classes and workshops for both kids and adults. Discounted rates are offered for most classes. Rates vary depending on the class, medium and materials provided.
T-Shirt Discount – Members at the $25 level receive a discount on Watermark t-shirt purchases.
Family ($75) | Sr. Family ($65) Levels &Higher
15% Gallery Discount – Most artists who exhibit in the gallery have some or all of their work for sale. Members at the Senior Family and Family Level or higher receive a 15% discount on purchases of art exhibited in the gallery with presentation of your current membership card.
Contributor Level ($150)
Drawing for $300 Art Purchase Coupon – A membership at the Contributor Level also includes participation in a drawing for a $300 coupon for an art purchase from an area artist. Watermark members include some of the area’s premier artists to work with. The winner of the $300 coupon selects the artist of their choice from our member list to choose their preferred piece of art. The drawing for the winner will take place at the annual “Members Show”.
Private Exhibit Previews – Watermark hosts private exhibit previews to help celebrate distinguished visiting artists. Contributing-level members will receive invitations to these exclusive events. Enjoy wine and refreshments while visiting with the featured artist in a formal, private setting in advance of the public opening.