Path to Membership

  1. Attend a New Member Information Session – a free, hour-long tour and overview of the process of joining the studio.
  2. Complete an Orientation. Take a workshop / workshops in desired studio area for orientation before working in that studio.
  3. Apply. Your application can be completed at any point in the process.
  4. Orientation for beginners. Those with beginning experience should take multiple workshops before working in the studio. The following table outlines number of workshop hours needed:
StudioHours NeededHours Needed
Open Hours MemberKeyholder Member
Etching Press33
(no beater use)
9 hours, + beater training if applicable
Beatern/a3 Hour Beater Training
Cutting/Binding EquipAttend TrainingAttend Training

When you apply for membership, we ask for payment information but we will not charge you until your orientation requirements have been completed and your active studio membership is approved. Private workshops can be arranged when a relevant workshop is not on the calendar.

Questions? Attend an upcoming information session or send us an email!