Membership in Valley Watercolor Society is open to all. Our membership year runs from July to June. Meetings are held monthly from September to June, excepting December. Workshops are held most of those months. No meetings or workshops are held in July or August. We do hold some paint-outs over the summer. See the events page.

Benefits of membership include:

  • No charge to attend monthly meetings (non-members $5)
  • Eligibility to enter our annual Exhibition
  • Eligibility to enter our monthly Society Show (cash prize and accolades each month)
  • Discounted fees to all VWS workshops
  • Free borrowing from our extensive DVD library of instructional and historical videos

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Join by Cash, Check, or by Mail
Download our registration form and bring cash or your check for $40 to any membership meeting or mail your check to the address on the membership form.

Membership in Valley Watercolor Society is open to all, especially, but not limited to, residents of cities in the San Fernando Valley, the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles County. The San Fernando Valley includes the cities of Burbank, Glendale, San Fernando, Hidden Hills, and Calabasas, as well as many neighborhoods within the city of Los Angeles, such as Northridge, Arleta, Canoga Park, Chatsworth, Encino, Granada Hills, Lake View Terrace, Mission Hills, North Hollywood, North Hills, Pacoima, Panorama City, Porter Ranch, Reseda, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Sun Valley, Sunland, Sylmar, Tarzana, Toluca Lake, Tujunga, Van Nuys, Valley Village, West Hills, Winnetka, and Woodland Hills. The San Gabriel Valley region includes the cities of Alhambra, Altadena, Arcadia, Baldwin Park, Covina, Diamond Bar, Duarte, East Los Angeles, El Monte, Industry, Irwindale, La Canada Flintridge, La Puente, Monrovia, Montebello, Monterey Park, Pasadena, Pomona, Rosemead, San Gabriel, San Marino, Sierra Madre, South El Monte, South Pasadena, Temple City, Walnut and West Covina. Los Angeles County includes Agoura Hills, Alhambra, Arcadia, Artesia, Avalon, Azusa, Baldwin Park, Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Beverly Hills, Bradbury, Burbank, Calabasas, Carson, Cerritos, City of Industry, Claremont, Commerce, Compton, Covina, Cudahy, Culver City, Diamond Bar, Downey, Duarte, El Monte, El Segundo, Gardena, Glendale, Glendora, Hawaiian Gardens, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Hidden Hills, Huntington Park, Inglewood, Irwindale, La Cañada, Flintridge, La Habra Heights, La Mirada, La Puente, La Verne, Lakewood, Lancaster, Lawndale, Lomita, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Lynwood, Malibu, Manhattan Beach, Maywood, Monrovia, Montebello, Monterey Park, Norwalk, Palmdale, Palos Verdes Estates, Paramount, Pasadena, Pico Rivera, Pomona, Rancho Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, Rolling Hills, Rolling Hills Estates, Rosemead, San Dimas, San Fernando, San Gabriel, San Marino, Santa Clarita, Santa Fe Springs, Santa Monica, Sierra Madre, Signal Hill, South El Monte, South Gate, South Pasadena, Temple City, Torrance, Vernon, Walnut, West Covina, West Hollywood, Westlake Village, Whittier, Acton, Agua Dulce, Alondra Par,k Altadena, Avocado Heights, Castaic, Charter Oak, Citrus, Del Aire, Desert View Highlands, East Los Angeles, East Pasadena, East Rancho Dominguez, East San Gabriel, East Whittier, Elizabeth, Lake Florence-Graham Green Valley, Hacienda Heights, Hasley Canyon, La Crescenta-Montrose, Ladera Heights, Lake Hughes, Lake Los Angeles, Lennox, Leona Valley, Littlerock, Marina del Rey, Mayflower Village, North El Monte, Pepperdine University, Quartz Hill, Rose Hills, Rowland Heights, San Pasqual, South Monrovia Island, South San Gabriel, South San Jose Hills, South Whittier, Stevenson Ranch, Sun Village, Topanga, Val Verde, Valinda View, Park-Windsor Hills, Vincent, Walnut Park, West Athens, West Carson, West Puente Valley, West Rancho Dominguez, West Whittier-Los Nietos, Westmont, Willowbrook, Agoura, Alla, Alpine, Alsace, Altacanyada, Andrade Corner, Antelope Acres, Antelope Center, Athens, Bassett, Big Pines, Boiling Point, Castaic Junction, City Terrace, Cornell, Del Sur, Del Valle, El Nido, Firestone Park, Florence, Gorman, Hillgrove, Hi Vista, Indian Springs, Juniper Hills, Kagel Canyon, Kinneloa Mesa, Largo Vista, Llano, Malibu Vista, Monte Nido, Neenach, Ninetynine Oaks, Pearblossom, Rancho Dominguez, Red Box, Sandberg, Seminole Hot Springs, Three Points, Two Harbors, Universal City and Valencia Valyermo.