Membership

As a member of MCBA, you belong to a community that celebrates creativity, builds literacy, and bridges cultures through the book arts.

MCBA members receive these exclusive benefits:

  • 10% discount at The Shop
  • 10% discount on book arts workshops for adults, children, and families
  • 10% discount on equipment and studio rentals
  • Subscription to MCBA’s printed newsletter and biweekly e-newsletter
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and special events
  • Recognition in MCBA’s annual report


 

Consider becoming a sustaining member! This option allows you to easily divide your membership contribution into small monthly gifts. You get all the exclusive member benefits listed above, plus being a sustaining member is:

  • Convenient — contributions are automatically deducted from a credit card or bank account (EFT);
  • Easy on your budget — sustaining membership spreads out your contribution over time;
  • Efficient — more of your gift will go directly to programming, by avoiding the expenses of sending out renewals and reminders.


 

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Membership Benefits

As a member of Minnesota Center for Book Arts, you enjoy the following benefits:

Individual: $48 ($4/month)*

$48 tax-deductible

  • 10% discount at The Shop at MCBA**
  • 10% discount on classes and workshops
  • 10% discount on equipment and studio rentals
  • Subscription to MCBA’s printed newsletter and biweekly e-newsletter
  • Printed invitations to exhibition openings and special events
  • Recognition in MCBA’s annual report
  • * Student rate: $24 (not available for sustaining option). Student rate is available in-person at The Shop only; must show valid student ID to qualify.

    Household: $72 ($6/month)

    $72 tax-deductible

  • All the benefits of Individual membership for two adults (at the same address) plus children
  • Friend: $120 ($10/month)

    $110 tax-deductible

  • All the benefits of Household membership
  • One set of six limited-edition, handmade notecards produced in MCBA’s studios
  • Patron: $300 ($25/month)

    $290 tax-deductible

  • All the benefits of Friend membership
  • Invitations to exclusive VIP receptions
  • Founder: $600 ($50/month)

    $575 tax-deductible

  • All the benefits of Patron membership
  • A limited-edition print personally selected by the Executive Director
  • **Discount does not apply to artist consignment items.
     
     
    Questions about membership? Contact Jessica Donaldson, Development and Events Manager, at jdonaldson@mnbookarts.org or 612-215-2521.