The membership of Portrait Artists of Arizona (PAOA) include artists at all levels: student, amateur, semi-pro, professional, nationally acclaimed, award-winning, and instructors working in various mediums, e.g. charcoal, pastel, graphite, watercolor, colored pencil, acrylic, and oil. Membership is open to anyone 18 years of age or older with an interest in supporting fine art portraiture.
Benefits of Membership
- Portrait Awards Program (no entry fee)
- Fellowship with other Portrait Artists
- Member Rates for Portrait Demonstrations by Guest Artists
- Member Rates for Portrait Workshops
- Annual Members-Only Portrait Exhibition (entry fees)
- Members’ Directory
- Link to your Personal Website on the PAOA Website (free)
- Other Exhibit Opportunities and Special Events
Join by Mail
Dues are $45* per calendar year (Jan-Dec). If joining after September 30th, term is through the end of the following year. If you are interested in joining our group of portrait artists, please print a copy of the PAOA membership form and mail it in along with your payment for the annual dues to 17207 N. 46th Place, Phoenix, AZ 85032. Join Online To join the Portrait Artists of Arizona, you may pay your membership dues by clicking on the Buy Now button below. [* $46.65 if using PayPal as Dues Cost includes PayPal transaction fees.] You may pay via your PayPal balance, credit card, or check via the secure payment website, PayPal.
Please also fill out the online membership form.