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To be eligible for a Student Membership, you must be enrolled full-time in an accredited educational institution, including accredited home-schoolers. Please email documentation of enrollment to
or mail it in with your paper membership application.
*In addition to these tangible items listed below, you are a valuable member and an essential part of the international painting community where you will grow your artistic skills, meet new lifelong painting friends, and have fun!
Quarterly digital subscription to
The Decorative Painter
Discounted access to our
Annual Society of Decorative Painters International Conference & Expo
join or start a Chapter
to meet and paint with members locally
Exclusive discounts with a growing list of businesses
Participation in our recognized worldwide
to earn the title of Accredited Decorative Painter, Certified Decorative Artist and/or Master Decorative Artist
Become a certified
Teacher of Decorative Art
and begin your dream career
Access to news, projects and tips through our social media, blog and monthly eZine
Opportunity to visit and support the
International Museum of the Society of Decorative Painters
Eligibility for the
SDP Platinum Visa Card
Members-only content in your online account
Recognition for being an active member through our
*Student members do not have voting rights for Board elections or By-laws changes.
Download and mail in the
membership form PDF
or join online using the buttons below!
United States Student: $20
Canada Student: $20
International Student: $20