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SAA Professional Membership (UK residents only)

Take your artistic career to the next level with experienced support and advice.

When you join Enthusiast or Professional Membership Free gift worth over £78

Join SAA Membership today from just £49.95 and receive the essential artists’ watercolour painting set FREE - A Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolour Set of 24 Half Pans & A4 watercolour pad RRP £78.25.

This lightweight enamel box contains an assortment of 24 Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolour half pans. It has an integral palette in the lid, a special hinged flap for mixing, and a thumb ring in the base.

Quote code: WELCOME014 at the checkout when you purchase SAA Enthusiast or Professional Membership.

When you join Enthusiast or Professional Membership Free gift worth over £51

If watercolour isn't your thing then why not choose Caran d'Ache Luminance Professional Colour Pencils Assorted Colours Set of 12 RRP £51.99 as your free welcome gift?

Supreme lightfastness with a creamy, highly pigmented core of intense colour makes the Luminance range a top-quality choice for even the most demanding of pencil artists.

 

Simply enter WELCOME015 at the checkout when you purchase SAA Enthusiast or Professional Membership.

Gold Membership by Direct Debit
£95 per 12 months

For those living within the UK only

Benefit from business advice and support from our exclusive knowledge hub and live seminars from experts and other professional artists. With an online listing and opportunities to help us create inspirational and exclusive content for our Enthusiast members, we can help you grow as a professional.

Gold members also benefit from comprehensive insurance cover against most unforeseen eventualities, from exhibition insurance to product and public liability, professional indemnity & libel and slander insurance all under our Group Insurance Policies.

You can also take advantage of exclusive professional member shopping benefits and free UK Express delivery when you spend over £25.

Platinum Membership by Direct Debit
£125 per 12 months

For those living within the UK only

For next-level of artist support, our Platinum memberships offer even more! You have access to a whole host of business advice and support, free tax and legal advice helplines as well as career advancement opportunities with additional tools at your fingertips.

Platinum members benefit from £30,000 exhibition insurance; £10 million public liability cover - including workshops, field trips and exhibitions and more under the SAA Group Insurance Policies (UK & Eire only)

We also provide you with free web pages to showcase your work and massive savings on products and materials in our SAA shop.

A Professional Membership comes with even more benefits that have been tailor-made with you in mind. Professional Member Benefits

  • Exclusive advice and support
    We’ve worked with industry professionals and artists to create a brand-new exclusive resource hub packed full of advice and support on:
    • Marketing including social media
    • Insurance - what you need and when
    • How to approach galleries
    • Business advice
  • Seminars and networking
    As the resource hub grows over the coming months, you’ll find even more advice and support when you need it most.

    • Regular business seminars
    • Marketing templates and more advice
    • Mentoring and support
    • Networking events
  • Exclusive online profile
    Professional members get access to a fantastic online profile to help boost your art career and get you in front of the SAA community and beyond.
    You can promote your own workshops and exhibitions to your listing as well as showcase your latest pieces of art.
  • Cover for your artwork
    Get peace of mind with SAA Group insurance. Gold members benefit from £10,000 exhibition insurance, £5 million third-party public liability cover, £5 million product liability, professional indemnity & libel and slander insurance and £10 million employee liability insurance.
    Platinum members benefit from £30,000 exhibition insurance, £10 million third-party public liability cover, £5 million product liability, professional indemnity & libel and slander insurance and £10 million employee liability insurance

  • Free UK delivery*
    For our Gold members, you'll enjoy free UK express delivery on all of your orders over £25, exclusive prices, and a price match guarantee on art supplies. For our Platinum members you get free UK express delivery on ALL YOUR ORDERS within the UK, with no minimum spend threshold.
  • Artists of The Year
    As a professional SAA member, you'll get free entry into the professional category for Artists of The Year - 2024 promises to be bigger and better than ever before!
  • Showcase work & enter FREE competitions
    Keep yourself inspired and share your artwork with our community by entering one of our challenges! Our Front Cover Artist challenge not only features you on the front cover of paint & create magazine, it also comes with a 4-page article about you!
  • Weekly newsletters
    We'll send you weekly e-newsletters offering inspiration, advice and artistic support; plus update you on any promotions & new products. There's also a dedicated email to professionals each month sharing advice and support.
  • Paint & create magazine
    With SAA Professional membership, you'll receive quarterly editions of paint & create magazine through your letterbox and access to the entire archive of our exclusive member-only magazine. You'll also find support for professionals including how to approach galleries, applying for grants and more.
  • Free welcome pack, gift and shopping discount
    Your free welcome pack includes your guide to SAA membership, a comprehensive guide to SAA insurance, your first edition of paint & create magazine, a 20% discount on your first order and your free welcome gift.

Gold Membership by Credit Card
£95 per 12 months

Our Gold membership gives you access to business advice and support from the exclusive knowledge hub as well as offering opportunities to join business seminars hosted by experts and other professional artists. We also offer business growth opportunities including hosting opportunities.

With Gold membership, you benefit under our Group insurance policies from comprehensive insurance cover including £10,000 exhibition insurance, £5 million third party public liability cover as well as product liability, professional indemnity & libel and slander insurance and employee liability insurance.

Platinum Membership by Credit Card
£125 per 12 months

Let the SAA provide you with the next level of artist support. Our Platinum membership provides access to a whole host of business advice and support, free tax and legal advice helplines as well as career advancement opportunities including hosting opportunities and an online gallery listing.

With a Platinum membership you benefit from £30,000 exhibition insurance; £10m third party public liability cover; £5 million product liability, professional indemnity & libel and slander insurance and £10 million employee liability insurance under the SAA Group Insurance Policies (UK & Eire only)

We also provide you with a free web page to showcase your work and you can also take advantage of exclusive professional member shopping benefits and express delivery (usually arrives next day when ordered before 1pm Mon-Fri)

Choose the right membership for you

Digital Membership

Be part of a community of artists.

AVAILABLE TO UK RESIDENTS ONLY

Only £39.95 per year, digital membership is perfect for those who want access at the touch of a button.
Digital membership is our online-only membership.

*Please note that a free gift is not available with this level of membership

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Professional Artist support for enthusiast artists

UK RESIDENTS ONLY Enthusiast Membership

Perfect for art beginners & hobbyists.

From only £49.95 per year, enthusiast membership offers over 1,000 hours of art inspiration videos, our member-only paint & create magazine delivered four times a year, free UK delivery on orders over £25 and more.

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International Digital Membership

Perfect for those living outside of the UK.

Only £39.95 per year, digital membership is perfect for those who want access at the touch of a button.
Digital membership is our online-only membership.

*Please note that a free gift is not available with this level of membership

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UK RESIDENTS ONLY Art Groups & Clubs Membership

For groups small to large.

From only £70 per year, Group & Club membership offers advice and support for your art club. Help your art club or group flourish with our exclusive affiliated club memberships.

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Membership terms & conditions

    • Offer is subject to availability.
    • Prices shown are for automatic renewal membership.
    • Free delivery on orders over £25 is only available on products in stock
    • Insurance is provided under SAA Group Insurance Policies, SAA is not an insurance broker and cannot advise which membership level suits your insurance needs.
    • Free gift and welcome packs are only available within the UK, to Enthusiast and Professional memberships and are subject to availability. The gift offered may change without prior notice.
    • SAA Digital memberships will receive an online version of paint & create magazine and a digital welcome pack via email.
    • This exclusive membership code is only available online and cannot be used with any other offer or promotional code.
    • Video on Demand is not available with art club memberships.
    • Premium Video on Demand is only available with Silver memberships and above.
    • The free gift (where applicable) may arrive separately from your welcome pack. If you choose to cancel your membership within the cooling-off period, you will be asked to pay for any free gifts received or asked to return them in sellable condition.
    • Free gifts are not available for members renewing their membership after year one.
    • If your membership has lapsed, you will not be entitled to renew on the existing membership scheme and will need to join as a new member.
    • Those living outside the UK can only join as an overseas member. No other memberships are available.
    • Entry to Artists of the Year is not available with an International membership and entry charges may apply
    • £25 free delivery – threshold will need to be met after discounts have been applied.
    • Membership purchased after 13th November 2023 do not accrue loyalty points.
    • As a consumer, you have a legal right to cancel the contract formed between us (and receive a refund of the fees paid) within 14 days if you change your mind or decide for any other reason that you do not want to continue with your SAA Membership.  Should you wish to cancel your membership within the 14 days cooling-off period, you may be asked to pay for any free gifts received or asked to return them in sellable condition.
    • Please note that joining offer codes cannot be used when purchasing an International Digital Membership.

    For full terms and condition, please see our terms and conditions page