The Board of Directors determine the fees.

Basic Membership

Individual Membership $40 or Family Membership (two listings in the Arts Directory) $50, Additional Directory Listing $10

Premium Membership

You will receive all of the benefits of Individual Membership
  • plus a member link to your personal website
  • plus a full Gallery on the website, to include approx. 25 images and biography.

An extra $10 will be applied to the Individual Membership and Family Membership Fees respectively for this added benefit.

Platinum Membership

You will receive all of the benefits of Individual Membership

  • plus a subscription to including:
  • Art Catalog Management
  • Personal website to display your catalog of work
  • Event Listings
  • About, CV and Awards

An extra $80 will be applied to the Single Membership Fee and Family Membership Fee respectively for this added benefit.

The membership year will be from January to December each year.

Final Deadline for inclusion in the 2017 Directory is January 31, 2017 Applications received after this date will be included and updated on the SSAC website.

Please note that an organization’s or a group’s membership does not entitle an individual to the benefits and to reduced entry fees to our events, festivals and programs. One must be an individual member to receive the benefits. Organizations and groups will receive all information, advertising and promotion.

Benefits of Membership

  • Promoting & supporting us to have a presence in our community.
  • Promotion of exhibits, events, musical performances, literary readings and workshops (member events are promoted throughout Central/South Ontario to the media and our members by way of bi-weekly Arts-E-Talk on-line. Members will need to advise SSAC if they do not have on-line accessibility)
    Arts in our Communities program, public art rotations providing exclusive opportunities to showcase your work.
  • Arts recognition awards through our events
  • Support for member groups
  • Opportunities for collaborative marketing and sales with local businesses, Renew New Tecumseth, Pop-up Art Markets, the hospital and other arts organizations
  • Discounts on most SSAC events, programs
  • Networking with other members
  • Curry’s Art Store, Barrie has again offered to provide Membership benefits for 2017 along with a 10% discount on all merchandise.
    (Show your membership card for discounts!)
  • Display of printed brochures, postcards, or flyers of members, promoting their local artistic activity.
  • On-line Member Directory Members who provide consent are entitled to be listed in our on-line directory
  • Online member gallery presence complete with biography, contact links and photos of the artist’s work