Please review the benefits for each of our wide array of Membership Levels. We do not review portfolios or require approval for any level, however we expect that members make appropriate selections based on their interest and involvement in mosaic art.
Student Level Membership | $30
Full-time art students enjoy all the benefits of the Individual level for up to three years. Valid student ID required to join and renew. After purchasing a Student membership, simply mail in or fax a copy of your receipt, along with a copy of your student ID, to receive your membership materials and activate your membership.
Individual Level Membership | one year $75 | two years $140
Designed for mosaic enthusiasts and artists who enjoy mosaics as a hobby and sell their work occasionally
Individual Level Benefits:
- 4 issues of Groutline, SAMA’s quarterly, color, interactive e-journal
- Exclusive Member Email Announcements: SAMA news, updates, calls for exhibition submissions and other artist opportunities
- Eligibility to submit to Mosaic Arts International and Mosaic Art Salon exhibition opportunities
- Special SAMA Member Discounts from participating Vendors
- Member rates on registration for the annual conference and publications and Merchandise in the SAMA Store
- Ability to post photo of member’s mosaic artwork online in Member Gallery
- Opportunity to submit questions to ‘Ask the Professional’ column
- Eligibility to apply for the Robin Brett Scholarship, awarded yearly
- Access to the Members Only section of the website, includes announcements, resources and FULL archive (15 years) of Groutline digital issues
- Option to be listed in the online Members Directory (viewable by Members Only)
- Opportunity to contribute content for Groutline, Andamento, SAMA Facebook page, and other social media outlets
Professional Level Memberships | one year $140 | two years $260
Designed for the individual full-time mosaic artist and/or mosaic instructor
Professional Level Benefits :
- ALL of the benefits of the Individual Level PLUS:
- Professional Profile (Image, Description or Artist Statement, Hyperlink, and Contact Info) presenting on Professional Profiles page on publicly viewable section of SAMA Website
- Ability for instructors to list mosaic classes on the Education page on publicly viewable section of the SAMA website. Improved display and search feature on listings.
- Use of the Professional Member version of the SAMA logo on member’s business cards and website
Corporate Level Memberships |one year $350 | two years $650
Designed for manufacturers, suppliers, schools, galleries, and large-scale mosaic studios
Corporate Level Benefits :
- ALL of the benefits of the Professional Level PLUS:
- Company Profile (Logo, Company Description, Hyperlink and Contact Info) presented on Supplies Page on publicly viewable section of SAMA website
- Use of the Corporate Member version of the SAMA logo on member’s business cards and website
- Early notification of Sponsorship opportunities
- Two complimentary breakfast tickets at conference
- VIP* Registration for booth space at conference Vendor Marketplace
Patron Level Memberships | $500
Designed for individuals, businesses and organizations who want to further support American Mosaics while gaining additional exposure to the SAMA community.
Patron Level Benefits:
- All benefits listed in the Corporate level PLUS:
- Special mention in each issue of Groutline and on the SAMA Website
- VIP* Registration for conference and classes
- VIP* opportunity to sign up for conference Sponsorship and Naming Opportunities
- Use of the Patron Member version of the SAMA logo
- * Vip Service! A personal phone call the week before conference registration is open…Your personal assistant will register your information, classes or vendor needs so you will not have to register online.
Designed for those special individuals, businesses, and organizations with exceptional commitment to supporting and advancing American Mosaics. These memberships will foster and nourish the continuance of SAMA’s goals to educate, inspire, and promote excellence in mosaic arts Visionary Level Benefits:
Visionary Level Memberships | $1000
Designed for those special individuals, businesses, and organizations with exceptional commitment to supporting and advancing American Mosaics. These memberships will foster and nourish the continuance of SAMA’s goals to educate, inspire, and promote excellence in mosaic arts
Visionary Level Benefits:
Memberships are effective for one year from date of joining or renewal unless a multi-year option is selected. An Automatic Renewal Option is now available at time of joining!