Lake Artists Society A society of fine artists based in the English Lake District.
Anyone can become a 'Friend' of the Society
The annual subscription is £10.00, which entitles members to the following:
  • Unlimited free access to the Summer Exhibition, accompanied by one guest on each occasion
  • A free catalogue to the Summer Exhibition
  • An invitation to a Friends' Reception and to the exhibition Private View
  • Newsletters in June and November each year, containing articles by members on their work and details of events and matters concerning the Society.
To join the Friends, please print out this page, complete the form below and send it with your cheque.

Application to become a
Friend of the Lake Artists Society
Telephone No.
Email address
I wish to become a Friend of the Lake Artists Society and enclose a cheque for £10.00, payable to FOLAS

Signed _______________________ Date___________
Post to: Joan Hobbs, Secretary, FOLAS, The Copse, Old Hall Road, Troutbeck Bridge, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1JA

Click image for sample A5 size newsletter (pdf 1.6Mb)

We welcome contributions from members, Friends and visitors
to the twice yearly FOLAS newsletter.
Material and information that can be submitted include:
  • Letters from FOLAS members on any aspect of the Lake Artists Society
  • What’s on for any forthcoming events that any of the LAS members may be holding
  • Stories or articles that may be of interest to FOLAS members by LAS members
  • Any of the LAS members that would be interested in a 'from the studio" feature
  • Advertisements from any gallery that carries work by LAS members, or by any materials/services supplier. (half page £80 for 2 issues)

Contributions or enquiries about the FOLAS newsletter content should be sent to Mrs Joan Hobbs at
PLEASE NOTE deadlines for copy of any kind:
Early May for the June edition
Early October for the November edition