First Year Membership
First Year Membership at a reduced rate. After expiration, rate will become regular Annual Membership price for renewals.

When you join the CLA, you become a member of an organization that cares about America and strives to promote our American longrifle culture. You will immediately be associated with the more than 900 CLA artists that create contemporary longrifles, fowlers, muskets, pistols, related accoutrements and other art forms and more than 1200 collectors / historians that love the work of these great artists.

Benefits of Membership Include:

An educational journey where you learn, share and experience the longrifle culture with other members.
Access to the CLA Website

Public Access:

  • Join the CLA
  • On-line art for sale
  • Listing of events
  • Listing of seminars and workshops
  • CLA News
  • Artists profiles
  • Videos and photos
  • CL Foundation / Endowment
  • American Tradition (excerpts)

Members Access:

  • Receiving the American Tradition magazine that features articles, the Artists Gallery and much more.
  • Facebook page exposure if you are an artists or collector.
  • Participation in the CLA Facebook Forum.
  • Instagram exposure
  • Access to the Annual show each August in Lexington, KY
  • Access to regional shows (list provide on the website).

You can join with a Credit Card, or you can send a Check, Cash or Money Order to:

PO Box 2247
Staunton VA 24402

Membership dues are $30 for the first year and $60 annual renewal, January through December, for each year after.

**Lapsed members will be required to submit the current year’s membership dues to maintain the active membership status required to gain entry to the annual show.**

Annual Renewal is $60.00