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1954-2024  Celebrating 70 Years!

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AWA Membership

Benefits of AWA Membership

Are you a non-professional artist who would benefit from being an AWA member? AWA members:

  • Receive Contour Notes, a quarterly newsletter publication of the Association of Wisconsin Artists, AWA. Issues list schedules and registration information for upcoming regional WRAPs, the Annual State Conference, and Youth Programs. Members can read about completed events, art related news and educational articles.
  • Receive the annual color catalogue of the State WRAP Exhibition.
  • Be eligible for monetary awards given at the annual WRAP/AWA State Art Exhibition and Conference held in September in Madison (every third year in Wausau, WI).
  • Sponsor youth in the Bridging Generations Youth Art Exhibit & Workshop and our annual STAMP teen exhibit.
  • Join us for “Evening With the Arts, “Tiny Treasures” exhibition/competition and other special AWA activities.
  • Enjoy upcoming "Members Only" website content to enrich your AWA membership

An annual membership is only $20.00. You do not need to be a resident of Wisconsin to join AWA or participate in any WRAP exhibition/workshop.

Click here to join or renew online

If you would prefer to renew by mail:

Click here for a AWA membership registration/renewal form

Please print out the above form and send along with your check (make payable to AWA) to:
AWA Membership Chair, Terrence Doeler, 4919 Tonyawatha Trail, Monona, WI 53716.  You can also contact Terry at

Click here for a AWA gift membership form

Click here to view or edit your AWA membership profile

Click here for information about the AWA Members Exhibit

AWA members are eligible for over $4500 in monetary awards given at the annual WRAP/AWA State Art Exhibition each year!

AWA members, art organizations or schools  may sponsor high school age artists in WRAP-Teen. WRAP-Teen  artists exhibit at Regional exhibits and State exhibits. What a great way to encourage our youth!


  • Contour Notes and E-news
  • Website:
  • Timely Treasures, an event calendar (with dates noted)
  • A color catalog featuring award winning adult and teen art

Programs, events and recognition:

  • Regional WRAP management
  • Annual State Exhibit and Conference Weekend
  • Tiny Treasures Exhibit and Sale
  • WRAP-Teen (for ages 13-19)
  • WRAP-Kids (for ages 5 through 12)
  • Member Exhibit 
  • Awards from generous donors

Funding sources:

  • Tiny Treasures is an annual fund-raiser
  • Membership dues and Wisconsin Arts Board grants
  • Three endowments support AWA and WRAP
  • Individual and business contributions


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