Thank you for your interest in being a member of the Portland Society for Calligraphy. Due to currently transitioning to a new website, we are postponing any additional membership registrations. If you would like to be notified of when the new system is ready, please email Leslie at She would be happy to notify you when the new system is ready. We are estimating June 2022. Thank you for your patience and interest in our fabulous guild!



Join the Portland Society for Calligraphy!

Membership runs from September 1 through August 31. We welcome lettering artists of all skill levels, from professional scribes to enthusiastic beginners and even non-calligraphers who appreciate lettering and book arts. Monthly meetings offer the fellowship of calligraphic colleagues. Each meeting features a local or visiting presenter who shares on topics related to lettering and book arts.

Benefits of membership include:
  • Priority registration for workshops with local, national, and international calligraphic artists.
  • Eligibility for scholarships for workshops and retreats.
  • Opportunity to advertise classes and services on the PSC website.
  • Social activities with other calligraphers in the society.
  • Listing in the member directory.


Membership dues of $30 are for the calendar year beginning September 1 through August 31. Members who join after May 31st will have their dues applied to the following year. Memberships at contributing levels are listed in the application.

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Artwork by Carol DuBosch