Membership

 

REGISTER TO BE A SWS MEMBER


Please read through all instructions carefully before applying for membership.

There are two types of membership in SWS – Ordinary Full Membership and Associate Membership.

The Privileges of a Full SWS member


  1. The opportunity to exhibit your work in our Annual Exhibition.
  2. To expose your profile and work on the Society’s website.
  3. Participate in our outdoor painting activities.
  4. Participate in art talks and demonstrations conducted by renowned guest artists (local and overseas) for members only.
  5. Be recognised as a member of one of the most active art societies in Singapore.
  6. Use of the resource library at The Society’s premises at Telok Kurau Studio.
  7. A chance to participate in overseas exhibitions under the auspices of the SWS.
  8. Participate in painting holidays organised by the SWS.
  9. Possible discounted rates for the purchases of art supplies from a few art suppliers (under negotiation).

 

The Privileges of a SWS Website Member


  1. Receive big savings with a range of discounts and offers from industry leading partners.
  2. Special discount for art materials / framing
  3. Online video workshop / tutorial
  4. E books & Online Resources
  5. Stock Video
  6. Website members will be informed of new and time limited offers as soon as they are released.
  7. Spot light members award.
  8. Membership personal portfolio page 
  9. You can include your biographical data together with up to five pieces of your artwork in your membership personal column, which can be linked to your own website and social network.


Full Membership Application


  1. All Singapore-based watercolour artists are cordially invited to join us as a full member of SWS.
  2. In order for us to process your application, please submit the following items:
  3. Complete online application form from our website and attach a passport-size photograph of yourself.
  4. Submit 3 watercolour paintings digital image for the assessment by the SWS Selection Committee. The 3 paintings must be your recent works painted in the last 3 years.
  5. Size of the paintings should be at least half sheet of a standard imperial sized watercolour paper (Note: Full sheet measures 22” x 30”, half sheet measures 15” x 22”)
  6. We need to assess your original watercolour paintings upon request.
  7. All paintings will be returned after the assessment.


Associate
Membership Application


Associate membership is open to anyone who has an interest in watercolour painting and likes to join our events such as workshops, painting sessions and overseas painting trips.
Associate members enjoy the same privileges of full membership except for participation in our Annual Exhibition (unless individually invited) and have no voting rights during SWS Annual General Meeting (AGM).


ONLINE REGISTRATION


Full Membership

Local

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Local

Overseas

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Overseas

MANUAL REGISTRATION


Completion of Manual Application Form (only when online application is not available)

PAYMENT INFORMATION


For SWS membership, payment is accepted through:

Manual (cash / cheque / Internet Banking )

If cash payment is preferred, please do not submit cash by post. Contact the secretariat office (details below) to discuss suitable alternatives.

** Note that an administrative fee of $200.00 will accompany all new membership applications (local and overseas). An additional $30.00 overseas fee will be applicable to all overseas applicants to cover any overseas cost. This is to be paid over and above the above mentioned membership fees.

PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS


Cheque Payment
Please issue a cheque made to payee: Singapore Watercolour Society with respective payment amount. Please write your full name or membership number at the back of the cheque for easy verification.

Internet Banking Payment
A/C Name: THE SPORE WATER-COLOR SOCIETY
A/C Number: 905-342-128-4
Bank Code: 7375
Branch Code: 320
Swift Code: UOVBSGSG

If paying by internet banking, please indicate the transaction reference number and take a print screen of transfer amount made. Please also include your full name in the email / attachment for easy verification.

Please send / or email all relevant documents to the following address:
Singapore Watercolour Society
91, Lorong J, Telok Kurau,
Telok Kurau Studio Room 304,
Singapore 425985
Email: info@watercolour.org.sg

Associate Membership

Local

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Local

Overseas

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Overseas

MANUAL REGISTRATION


Completion of Manual Application Form (only when online application is not available)

PAYMENT INFORMATION


For SWS membership, payment is accepted through:

Manual (cash / cheque / Internet Banking )

If cash payment is preferred, please do not submit cash by post. Contact the secretariat office (details below) to discuss suitable alternatives.

** Note that an administrative fee of $200.00 will accompany all new membership applications (local and overseas). An additional $30.00 overseas fee will be applicable to all overseas applicants to cover any overseas cost. This is to be paid over and above the above mentioned membership fees.

PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS


Cheque Payment
Please issue a cheque made to payee: Singapore Watercolour Society with respective payment amount. Please write your full name or membership number at the back of the cheque for easy verification.

Internet Banking Payment
A/C Name: THE SPORE WATER-COLOR SOCIETY
A/C Number: 905-342-128-4
Bank Code: 7375
Branch Code: 320
Swift Code: UOVBSGSG

If paying by internet banking, please indicate the transaction reference number and take a print screen of transfer amount made. Please also include your full name in the email / attachment for easy verification.

Please send / or email all relevant documents to the following address:
Singapore Watercolour Society
91, Lorong J, Telok Kurau,
Telok Kurau Studio Room 304,
Singapore 425985
Email: info@watercolour.org.sg

Student Membership

Local

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Local

Overseas

Membership Fees: $36 per year

1 Time Admin Fee: $200

Sign up for Full SWS Membership – Overseas

MANUAL REGISTRATION


Completion of Manual Application Form (only when online application is not available)

PAYMENT INFORMATION


For SWS membership, payment is accepted through:

Manual (cash / cheque / Internet Banking )

If cash payment is preferred, please do not submit cash by post. Contact the secretariat office (details below) to discuss suitable alternatives.

** Note that an administrative fee of $200.00 will accompany all new membership applications (local and overseas). An additional $30.00 overseas fee will be applicable to all overseas applicants to cover any overseas cost. This is to be paid over and above the above mentioned membership fees.

PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS


Cheque Payment
Please issue a cheque made to payee: Singapore Watercolour Society with respective payment amount. Please write your full name or membership number at the back of the cheque for easy verification.

Internet Banking Payment
A/C Name: THE SPORE WATER-COLOR SOCIETY
A/C Number: 905-342-128-4
Bank Code: 7375
Branch Code: 325
Swift Code: UOVBSGSG

If paying by internet banking, please indicate the transaction reference number and take a print screen of transfer amount made. Please also include your full name in the email / attachment for easy verification.

Please send / or email all relevant documents to the following address:
Singapore Watercolour Society
91, Lorong J, Telok Kurau,
Telok Kurau Studio Room 304,
Singapore 425985
Email: info@watercolour.org.sg