For Member Societies
Painting detail courtesy of Claudia Seymour

Member Society Resource Materials

We offer a pdf document providing discussion of the following topics
(from the 2015 IAPS Convention Presidents' Forum)
  • How do you manage your Signature Status Program(s)? Point systems, etc.
  • How to keep Signature Members happy and contributing, and how to keep Master Status members engaged?
  • How do you Recruit/Engage and Keep New Members and Volunteers?
  • How do you use online venues to recruit/promote your society?
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How to Start a Pastel Society
Suggested activities toward starting a society and attaining the society's membership in IAPS.

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The Renaissance of Pastel Societies, by Elizabeth Vose Frey
This article appeared in the show catalog for the IAPS 24th Juried Exhibition at the Vose Galleries, Boston, MA, in 2014.

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