Membership

Membership

Cruthú West Wicklow Art & Craft Group was established in June 2006 with a mission to encourage a community of artistic people, to provide a base for people who practice or have an interest in the arts and to provide a platform for individuals to link with other like-minded souls. Our studio in Russborough enables us to exhibit and work onsite, and is the base for arranging other group activities such as field trips, artistic outings, and social events.

The membership year runs from October – October and allocation of places to new members will be decided at each AGM and will depend on number of members at that time.
There are 2 levels of membership, and terms and conditions apply to membership.

General Membership

General Membership: will put you on the mailing list with regular Newsletter by email and text updates of news and activities. General Members can exhibit a set amount of art and craft in the studio in Russborough on a number of weekends throughout the year. There is a set yearly fee payable for this membership and additional fees to participate in some exhibitions.

Premises Membership

Premises Membership: If you wish to exhibit for the extended Summer Exhibition, an additional annual fee applies This fee is payable in April of each year. Application to become a Premises Member will be subject to available space and there is currently a waiting list for this membership.

Cruthu Directors

Cruthú is a Limited Company run by Directors and an Organising Committee. All members are expected to share the practical running of the group and do voluntary gallery duty if they are exhibiting.
Applications are accepted from individual artists and craft persons who produce original handcrafted items – Paintings / Photography / Sculpture / Wool craft / Textiles / Jewellery / Wood craft and other decorative items.

Contact Cruthu

If you wish to enquire about Cruthú membership, please email the Committee at info@cruthu.ie or cruthuart@gmail.com.

Membership Form

PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR NAME, ADDRESS, EMAIL, AND CONTACT NUMBER. ALSO A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ART OR CRAFT DISCIPLINE. YOUR ENQUIRY WILL BE ACKNOWLEDGED, BUT NO FORMAL APPLICATION CAN BE MADE UNTIL AFTER THE AGM.

If your interested in membership you can apply online

Fill in your details and will get back to you as soon as possible.

Art interest: (Please tell us about your work and why you would like to become a member of Cruthú)
Are you available to provide talks, workshops or mentoring for other Cruthú members, or for members of the public? Circle as appropriate YES / NO If YES Please specify:

Download Form

Please click one of the images below to download to download the Cruthu Membership form.(Expression of Interest form)