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Membership Categories

Active Member

Open to all watercolor painters in the state of Idaho. To retain active status, members must show or enter an IWS-sponsored exhibit at least once every three years. Active members may enter the WFWS Annual Juried Exhibition. Full-time college students in Idaho receive a discount on dues.

Donor Member

Open to any person interested in financially supporting the promotion of aqua media.

Associate Member

Enjoys all the benefits of Active Member except entry in the Annual Juried Membership Exhibition and the Rotunda Show. Associate Members may live out of state, may enter the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Annual Juried Exhibition, and are not required to exhibit to maintain membership.

Assistant Member

Open to any non-painter interested in helping with administration of the Idaho Watercolor Society on a volunteer basis.