The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are listed on GuideStar as “Woodstock Guild of Craftsmen, Inc.” with tax id: 14-6026681.

You can easily become a member of Byrdcliffe. Join online (see membership levels and benefits below)! Or you may print out the membership form and mail it to us today. You may also call us at 845.679.2079 for payment with a credit card. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. Checks and money orders are accepted as well. And, you can also become a member by stopping by the Byrdcliffe Shop or our Administrative Office at 34 Tinker Street in Woodstock.

Please be advised that membership payments are non-refundable.

Choose from the following membership levels:

$50 Community (or $35 Student (present student ID to qualify) and $35 Senior (age 65 and older)):
-Special member-only events
-Participation in and discount with Members’ Days events
-Advance notification of all exhibitions and events
-Participation in Annual Members’ Show (one artist is awarded the Curator’s Choice Award: $100 plus invitation to represent the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild in Woodstock’s annual Guitar Sculpture exhibition)
-Member artists receive a listing of their bio, image, and website link on our website.

$75 Individual: Same benefits as Community plus
-10% discount on purchases in the Byrdcliffe Shop
-Admission and tuition discounts to concerts, classes, and workshops (excludes Winter Solstice Concert).

$135 Dual/ Family: Same benefits as Individual, now for two adults and children under 12, plus 10% discount on family activities and hiking.

$250 Supporter: Same benefits as Dual/Family plus discount on special events (excludes Gala, Winter Solstice Concert, and 5 by 7 show).

$500 Angel: Same benefits as Supporter plus Byrdcliffe Catalogue.

$1,000 Patron: Same benefits as Angel plus small limited edition Byrdcliffe vase and $100 worth of event tickets.

$5,000 Byrdcliffe Circle: Same benefits as Patron plus
-$500 worth of event tickets
-10% discount on exhibition artwork
-Name on Donor Wall.

$10,000 Whitehead Circle: Same benefits as Byrdcliffe Circle plus $1,000 worth of event tickets.

Student – $35 per year; includes all Basic Member benefits for students currently enrolled in an accredited college (valid student ID required for proof of status). If you want to sign up as a Student member, please mail us a copy of your student ID, our membership form and send it together with a check for $35 (made out to “Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild”) to 34 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498.

Choose from the following sponsorship levels:

$250 Chipmunk: Sponsor one event.

$500 Echo: Sponsor two events.

$1,000 Serenata: Listing on our website and promotional materials at each event.

$1,500 Sunrise: Same benefits as Serenata plus $150 worth of fundraising event tickets (excludes 5 by 7 Show).

$2,000 Eastover: Same benefits as Sunrise plus $200 worth of fundraising event tickets (excludes 5 by 7 Show).

$5,000 Villetta: Same benefits as Eastover plus $500 worth of fundraising event tickets (excludes 5 by 7 Show), listing on Donor Wall at Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, and discount on barn rental.

$10,000 White Pines: Same benefits as Villetta plus $1,000 worth of fundraising event tickets (excludes 5 by 7 Show).

Even small amounts count!


Byrdcliffe relies on the dedication and commitment of volunteers to help in a multitude of ways. We offer a wide range of opportunities that are subject to availability and applicant’s qualifications. Training is provided by staff.

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild also offers internship opportunities all year round. Byrdcliffe seeks individuals who are curious, highly motivated, technically skilled, and wish to participate in Byrdcliffe’s diverse offerings. Applicants should enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced environment.

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild wants to recognize the following organizations and individuals for their support:

Arts Mid-Hudson
Susan & Stuart Auchincloss
George Baird III & Erica Obey
Joseph Belluck & Laura Aswad
Anonymous Fund of the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Henry T. Ford & Michael Knauth
Frances Halsband & Robert Kliment
Douglas C. James
James Charitable Trust
Garry & Diane Kvistad/Woodstock Chimes Fund
Matthew T. Leaycraft & Steven Cambron
Lowell G. Miller
Miller/Howard Investments
National Endowment for the Arts
New York State Council on the Arts
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.
George Rockman
The Ulster County Cultural Services & Promotion Fund
Paul Washington
Woodstock Hardware