Join the Deer Path Art League

League Members: Cathy Crowley, Marilyn Malles, Colette Cooper, and Carole Floate
League Members: Cathy Crowley, Marilyn Malles, Colette Cooper, and Carole Floate

Click here to download a form that you can mail in and use to join the Deer Path Art League.

The Deer Path Art League is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization promoting visual arts in the community and the surrounding areas. We provide adult classes in a variety of mediums as well as our after school art club, and special event throughout the year to encourage cultural enrichment.

To be a member of the Deer Path Art League you don’t have to be an artist, you just have to believe in the value of arts in the community.

Members play a crucial role in our organization’s past, present and future. Your membership dollars are tax-deductible, and help fulfill our mission to spark, nurture and enhance creativity as well as raise awareness and appreciation of the arts in the community. We invite all artists and non-artists come join us and get involved. Annual dues are $40 for individuals, $50 for families, and $30 for Senior Citizens and $20 for students.

All members receive these special benefits:

  • The priceless investment of supporting the oldest art league on the North Shore and its invaluable programming
  • Discount on select classes, workshops and events
  • 10% off at the Frame Forum in Lake Forest
  • Special invitations to Exclusive Member-Only events and a class catalog mailed to your home

Support from loyal patrons through membership is essential since we receive almost no public funding, and programming revenue covers only a fraction of the costs. Your membership helps enable us to provide important programs such as our Annual Emerging Artist Exhibit, the Lake Forest High School Scholarship Program, the Young Artist section at the Art Fair on the Square, jurying the Annual Student Art Exhibits at the Lake Forest Library to celebrate the work of Woodlands Academy and Lake Forest High School students and a verity of artist demos/lectures throughout the year.

If you have additional questions about joining the Deer Path Art League, please call us at 847-234-3743 or e-mail us at