for Joining the Society
is invited and formally admitted by the
founder after the person is nominated by other executives (Branch
in the society.
The invited artist must be a professional
or have continued their own artistic
activities related to Sumi Art, such as, sumi-e or calligraphy,
continuously for three years.
~ The applicant's art should be of pure quality.
~ The professional artist applicant should already
have been recognized by awards and/or have been successful in exhibits.
~ Annual membership
dues are (2500) yen or approx. $28 US via PayPal.
~Annual Membership is from January to December = 2500 yen or approx.
$28 USD - Subject to change *
~Apply between July and August = 2000 yen until December or approx. $23 USD - Subject to change *
~No new members between October
*Generally $23 to $33 USD per annual dues
(Please note that money exchange rates change frequently)
Benefits of Membership
~ Free digital Newsletter in English (4 times a year).
~ The right to join exhibitions internationally.
~ Free submission of artworks for the Newsletter.
~ Submit articles for the bulletin.
~Some Newsletter painting lessons from Master
~ World exposure in member art YouTube videos
~ Be part of a growing
Sumi community of like-minded artists.
Casey Shannon Studio
|Certification by Ransui Yakata |
Casey Shannon was honored to have been asked and invited by Ransui Yakata
to be an invited artist and a society
counselor/director in the International Chinese Calligraphic Art and Ink
Artist Society on October 16, 2010. It is
my privilege to serve as the North American Branch Director.
Casey Shannon アメリカ現代水墨画家
1. Contact Casey by email
2. Obtain an Application Form
Sample Artwork ~ Calligraphy or Sumi-e
4. Via PayPal (I will give you the ID) pay
your society dues ~ Thank-you!
completion of all parts of the application process and acceptance into
the Sumi ICCPS Society, the Tokyo office will ask Casey to send you your membership card. You will be a
member in good standing and you can participate in any or all society