Take part in Fresh Arts' mission: become a Friend of Fresh Arts!
Friends of Fresh Arts position artists and creative entrepreneurs for success.
Funds raised through the program directly support Fresh Arts' skill-building programs and provide annual scholarships for local artists to attend and participate in Fresh Arts programs and conferences. Your support advances the careers of local artists and creative entrepreneurs and reinforces the vision that Houston is a place where artists can make a living as artists.
Levels & Benefits
-Subscription to the Fresh Arts Art on Tap weekly event newsletter
-Invitations to Fresh Arts events,
-Access to members only pre-sale for ticketed Fresh Arts events
-Discounts to local businesses
IMPACT - Every Fan contribution covers admission for 5 artists to attend one of Fresh Arts' many workshops, which cover a variety of topics including arts marketing, finance, fundraising, creative licensing, healthcare, and other business fundamentals.
-All Fan benefits plus
-Fresh Arts tote bag and pin
IMPACT - Each Enthusiast contribution provides a scholarship towards the annual fee required to participate in the Fiscal Sponsorship Program, which makes it possible for artists and arts groups to access tax-deductible grants and donations as they grow.
-All Enthusiast benefits plus
-Invitation for (2) people to an annual Friends of Fresh Arts event
IMPACT - Each Advocate contribution provides scholarships for (2) artists to attend the Fresh Arts Summit, a 2-day, creative entrepreneur-focused weekend for local and regional independent artists, makers, and creative entrepreneurs of all disciplines.
-All Advocate benefits plus
-Recognition on the Friends of Fresh Arts website
IMPACT - Each Patron contribution supports the creation of an online, on-demand skill-building toolkit focused on career topics such as marketing, finance and fundraising with commentary from subject matter experts and local Houston artists.
-All Patron benefits plus
-Invitation for (4) people to an annual Friends of Fresh Arts event
-Recognition on the Fresh Arts newsletters
IMPACT - Each Benefactor contribution supports the facilitation of free, online, on- demand skill-building resources on the Fresh Arts website for 3 months.
*Please note, our membership options have recently changed. Artist and organizational memberships are no longer available. Of course, we welcome artists and organizations to become a Friend of Fresh Arts and support our programs.