Inquires & Joining SBP

For general information and inquires please contact us at: [email protected]

Interested in joining the Santa Barbara Printmakers?

The Santa Barbara Printmakers (SBP) welcomes applications from printmakers throughout California and beyond  who use hand and press printing techniques: etching, dry point, monotype, monoprint, woodblock, collagraph, linocut, clay, lithography, stencil, serigraphy, transfer, and digital programming.

There are three membership levels. Annual dues for each level are due at the end of March. If you join after the end of March your dues are prorated based on the month you become a member.

SBP Full membership for exhibiting artists. Annual dues: $40

SBP Associate membership for artists who do not exhibit. Annual dues: $20
Associate members may become full exhibiting members by paying the additional $20 for a full membership.

SBP Student membership for artists currently enrolled at an educational institution. Annual dues: $15

To become a member:

  • Email five jpgs of your recent work for review by the organizing committee to: [email protected]


  • Apply for any of our juried exhibitions. If you are accepted, you will receive an invitation to join.