A limited number of New Memberships are available during 2020. To become a member use the CONTACT page below to indicate your interest, and come to the Pumphouse on a Wednesday between 10 am and 3 pm, along with your $25 registration (cheque preferred) to complete your registration.
Membership forms are NOT available online.
Whether you are a beginner, student, experienced painter or a seasoned professional, there may be room for you at the Pumphouse.
Our annual Regular Membership fee is $25, with the fiscal year starting January 1. With membership you get:
- Our quarterly newsletter, ARTmatters
- Reduced workshop costs
- Informative demos
- Opportunities to participate in our exhibitions and sales
- Weekly information updates
- A Member Showcase: a Gallery featuring members' works
- Discounts at various art supply stores: Curry's, Above Ground, DeSerres and Framecrafters
- LPAA Facebook page highlighting activities and artwork on a real time basis
- Invitations to socials — summer and Christmas
- Discounts on course offered at the Grimsby Public Art Gallery
The Lakeside Pumphouse Artists' Association is an organization dedicated to furthering artistic understanding and encouraging artistic growth of its members and the community at large by promoting interest, education, knowledge and skills in the arts.
The LPAA strives to:
- Bring together people with a common interest in art.
- Provide opportunities for sharing artistic expertise.
- Enable artists in different media to share their specialized skills.
- Organize season workshops using experts in different media.
- Organize art exhibitions of members' work.
- Provide en plein air painting opportunities.
- Publish seasonal newsletters to keep the membership informed.