“BSSS nurtured my observational skills, love of nature, workmanship and joyous creativity. I am who I am and do what I do now because of BSSS.”

– Elizabeth Sauder, BSSS Member

Beverley Street Studio School is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization funded in part by the Virginia Commission for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Enamelist Society, and individual and corporate gifts. The school’s income is derived from tuition, travel study tours, art sales, sponsorships, and donations.

Get a new perspective by becoming a member of Beverley Street Studio School.

Join us! Membership is available for a minimum donation of:
$40 / year SINGLE membership
$60 / year FAMILY membership (living in the same household)
$20 / year STUDENT (age 13-25)


Members receive…

Discounts on

  • Diverse classes and workshops taught by professional artists
  • 20% off art supplies from the Art Box with locations in Charlottesville, Crozet, and Lynchburg. Present your materials list two weeks prior to the classes start to receive this discount.
  • 10% off accommodations at The Olde Staunton Inn for BSSS members and their guests. To take advantage of this special offer through their online registration enter the discount code “BSSS10”. This discount is good anytime (subject to availability) and the persons staying do not have to be participating in or attending a BSSS event. Check out their reviews online!

Invitations to

  • Regular and varied gallery exhibitions
  • Annual Paint In/Paint Out
  • Monday Morning on Beverley Street art history class
  • Travel Study program (domestic and international)
  • Participate in area exhibitions

Access to

  • The school’s art book library

In addition to

  • E-blast newsletters from BSSS
  • Special rates and invitations to other BSSS events throughout the year such as the Artist’s Palette Dinner
  • Biannual Sketchbook newsletter