Join or Renew Online

When joining or renewing your membership online at, under the chapter membership dropdown menu at the bottom of the page, please select “CAS Southern California” for your membership to become active with our chapter. You can also select a national caucus and provide additional information about your background. Please note if you do not select “CAS” you will not have local Southern California chapter membership and will not be eligible for member only programs and exhibitions.

To Join/Renew and pay by check, please contact Susan Karhroody at:

[email protected]

New members, please send an email to [email protected] to be added to our email list.

  • Regular dues are $50 and $25 to CAS, and Student or Subsidized $35/$45 (must include Student ID and pay by check)
  • Only SCWCA chapter members can have a free page on the Artist Registry.
  • To learn more about the SCWCA online Artist Registry, please contact our Artist Registry Coordinator
  • Rates for Lifetime Membership are available online
  • Chapter membership is only available with a national WCA Membership
  • All members are eligible to join chapter committees and national caucuses and committees
  • Without selection of a local chapter affiliation (eg “CAS” for Southern California) when joining or renewing at, members will be a “National WCA Member at Large” and not eligible for chapter-specific programs and events

Questions or more information on how to join SCWCA please contact us at:

[email protected] or [email protected]

SCWCA Past Presidents (Left to Right)
Sandra Mueller, Cheryl Bookout, Suvan Geer,
Ruth Weisberg, & Margaret Lazarri

Your membership includes opportunities to exhibit in the SCWCA All Members Exhibition, your personal page on the Artist Registry, attend programs, network with arts professionals and support women artists at local and national levels including the Women’s Caucus for Art LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS.