Memberships & Volunteers
Become a Member
2016 will be another exciting year for the Anna Maria Island Art League. Please consider joining/renewing and becoming a participating member or patron of the arts. The Art League takes pride in promoting art in the community.
Membership is open to all artists, whether emerging or evolving, and to those who wish to support the arts on Anna Maria Island. Your membership provides the community with enriching activities and the opportunity to show your support for this cultural and educational Island gem.
We offer a number of benefits to our members. Including discounts on most Art League classes, invitations to special events and discounted entry-fees to enter your art into the Art League’s Exhibits.
Below you can download our Membership form; you can either drop off the form at the Art League or mail it back, whatever is easiest for you. If you have a change of address, please let us know so we can update our mailing list!
Thank you for all your help, without our Members we wouldn’t exist! Our Art League appreciates everything you do for us!
Download Our Membership Application
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Christine or Fran Download
at (941) 778 - 2099.
Members of the Island Art League Benefits
Receive our heartfelt thanks and the following benefits:
- Discounts on classes and workshops
- Discounts on fees for open exhibits
- Opportunity to participate in the annual all member exhibit
- Exhibition opportunities in the Member’s Gallery (3 pieces/month)
- Opportunity to participate in off-site exhibits
- Link from the Island Art League website
- Opportunity to be part of on-line Member Gallery
- Subscription to Island Art League newsletter
- Discounts at select local businesses
- Opportunity to become involved in Island Art League activities
Patron Memberships – Gems of the Arts:
Be a gem and show your support of the Island Art League by becoming a patron level member. You receive the benefits of basic membership plus our most grateful recognition of you as a Gem of the Island Art League.
Your name will be listed as a Gem:
- In the Art League newsletter
- on the Sponsor page of our website
- in our lobby
Basic Membership Cost
Patron Membership Cost
Volunteers form the backbone of the Island Art League
If you have skills in any of the following and the time to give, we would love to have you join us as a volunteer. Besides making an important contribution, you will get to know and network with others who share your same love of art.
- Assist at special events, such as Winterfest or Springfest
- Help prepare and serve refreshments and wine at exhibition openings
- Help with mass mailings
- Help install monthly exhibitions
- Prepare exhibition labels using computer skills
- Contribute to facility maintenance with carpentry, painting, electrical, plumbing and other skills
- Distribute flyers and posters
- Assemble and edit newsletter and other publications
- Get involved in fundraising