Join The SAA

Join the world’s biggest, friendliest
art community!

SAA membership is for everyone with a passion for painting and drawing. Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been painting for years, being a member of the SAA can help to encourage and inspire you for years to come. With over 38,000 members, the SAA is the perfect place to meet like-minded artists and new friends.

Choose a membership

Why not help your club grow in enthusiasm and potential with SAA Art Club Membership. From as little as £70 a year to join (that’s only £3.68 per club member!) there are lots of great reasons for your club to join the SAA…
Up to 19 members
£70* a year
Up to 49 members
£92* a year
Up to 99 members
£122* a year
Up to 199 members
£177* a year
Up to 399 members
£236* a year
Up to 599 members
£306* a year
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Standard Join us on an artistic journey – standard membership is perfect for beginners and accomplished leisure painters.

Discover how to develop your skills, explore new ideas and gain access to a wealth of tuition and inspiration from a whole host of expert artists. There’s an entire community of like-minded artists just waiting for you to join them.

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£45* a year
Silver Take the next step and grow your creativity even more. Silver membership provides access to more content and an even faster shopping experience, plus the tools to develop your skills and extra peace of mind for exhibitions. It’s a stellar painting package!
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£75* a year
Gold See your professional presence reach further with an online profile and promotional opportunities. Plus having the confidence that we’ve got you covered for exhibiting and teaching and there’s really no better place to take your professional creative business into the next dimension.
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£85* a year
Platinum The most comprehensive, all-inclusive professional membership package we have, Platinum membership gives the professional artist everything they could possibly need. From even more promotional opportunities, enough insurance for even more peace of mind and so much more – Platinum membership is the ultimate in promotion, community and professionality.
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£125* a year
Overseas Membership All the support and encouragement you need as well as interacting with 40,000 fellow members from wherever in the world you are.
£53* a year
Have an existing membership? It’s easy to renew online

The helping hand on your artistic journey…


As the largest and most influential art community of its kind, SAA membership brings together painters of all abilities – from beginners to masters and everyone in between! 

Our mission is to inform, encourage and inspire anyone who wants to draw and paint – we’re here to support you every step of the way.

Take a look at the fantastic
benefits of membership!

Inspiration & Learning

SAA membership will be the guiding hand on your painting journey. Whether you’re just starting out and need advice on the basics or you want to take your painting to the next level, we’ve got a wealth of tuition and inspiration from a whole host of expert artists.

Bi-monthly Paint magazine
Over 780 tutorials in Video on Demand
Learn more with exclusive tuition and workshops

Connect & Share

It’s good to talk! Get help, advice and inspiration from our friendly family of artists.

Exclusive profile page (for professional members)
Enter challenges
Connect with over 40,000 artists worldwide
Find artists, groups and exhibitions

Money-saving & perks!

Stock up your stash or save money on everyday essentials, SAA membership will help you along the way! 

FREE UK delivery
Price match guarantee
Save money with SAA Rewards
Member-exclusive prices
Earn loyalty points
Welcome pack  

Confidence & Coverage

Peace of mind is guaranteed with the help of SAA Group Insurance* and advice when you need it most.

Exhibitions insurance
Other professional insurance options
Third party public liability cover
Legal and tax helplines

Over 700 videos

All available at the touch of a button

Your favourite artists

Learn from the best!

Learn at your own pace

Pause, rewind or binge watch!

Paint along live

Watch our artist workshops from your armchair.

Gift Membership >

Give the gift of inspiration! We all have loved ones who are tricky to choose presents for – friends or family who don’t want for much, or who seem to have all they need. SAA membership is the perfect solution!

Renewal >

Renew your membership today and continue on your painting journey! With exclusive membership benefits, Paint magazine, access to Video on Demand and a wealth of inspiration and support. The SAA is a creative community to help you grow your artistic skills.

Terms and Conditions
*Automatic Renewal. **Express delivery is only available on products in stock, on orders placed Monday to Thursday and to locations available for express delivery. All other locations (UK highlands, islands and outlying areas) will be delivered with priority. ***Insurance provided under SAA Group Insurance Policies. New members will receive their community account login details within 1 working day of joining. Free gift and welcome pack only available with UK memberships. Video on Demand and SAA Rewards not available with art club memberships.