Welcome

to the Austin Pastel Society...whether you have an interest in learning more about the medium of pastel or you're an active pastel artist, we hope you will join us for monthly programs, juried & non-juried exhibitions and special events! ​

The annual membership to APS is $35. Charter members may renew for $30 annually. There are no discounts for a partial year.

  • Participate in member-only activities, exhibits, juried competitions, and programs
  • Learn from the many demonstrations that APS provides
  • APS Online Gallery with an image to showcase your paintings, link to your website and email
  • Attend workshops and mini-workshops at affordable rates
  • Membership in IAPS
  • Eligible to enter IAPS competitions and convention
  • Monthly newsletter with APS news and upcoming events
  • APS Facebook page to post your art, events and artist news
  • Discounts with ASEL ART and more.


To join or renew, click the Join button to complete your purchase using a credit card or PayPal account.

If you prefer to join or renew by mail or email, you may use this form, request a form on the Contact page.

APS Member Benefits