The following items are available at no charge to current members of CPSA
CPSA is pleased to make the following items available to our members in PDF form for their personal use at no charge. To receive an item, follow the instructions listed for that item.
IMPORTANT: These items are provided as a service and benefit only to current members. Members are prohibited from reproducing, distributing, or using these items or their content for any purpose other than the member’s own reference without authorization from the CPSA National Governing Board. Any misuse will result in membership suspension or other appropriate action.
June Edition: 2013 CPSA Membership Directory (PDF)
|The June 2013 edition of the CPSA membership directory is available and includes all CPSA members of record as of June 6, 2013. This PDF is available to all current members at no charge. To receive your PDF by email, follow the instructions below. When your membership status is verified, the PDF will be sent to you by return email. Note: The printed January 2013 CPSA Membership Directory was mailed in late January 2013 to members of record as of December 31, 2012, and is mailed to new members joining for 2013 after that date. CPSA members who renewed after the December deadline may purchase a printed copy of the January edition from the Shop CPSA section in this website.
How to request the free PDF: Send your request by email to the membership director. Please include "CPSA June Directory PDF request" in the subject line. Be sure to include your name (as registered with CPSA), your city, state, and telephone number.
2013 Issue No. 1 To The Point News Magazine (PDF Version)
|The printed issue was mailed in late January 2013 to members of record as of December 31, 2012, and to new members joining after that date. A PDF version is available for CPSA members who renewed after December 31 and did not receive the mailing, or any member who would like to have an electronic version. To receive a complimentary PDF by email, follow the instructions below. When your membership status is verified, the PDF will be sent to you by return email. (Note: You can also purchase a printed copy of this and other back issues of To The Point from the Shop CPSA section of this website.)
Lightfastness Test Result Workbook
|As a benefit of membership, CPSA members may request the CPSA Lightfastness Test Result Workbook Version 7 in PDF format by email at no charge, or a printed copy by regular mail for a nominal cost. Version 7 lists pencil colors by brand. Once you print out your PDF, you can fill in the small box next to each color listing using that pencil, which can be helpful when you select colors to use in your artwork, and when shopping for pencils.
How to request the Lightfastness PDF:
• To obtain a free PDF file by email, send your request to product research director, Sarah Becktel. Be sure to include your name (as registered wtih CPSA), your city, state, and telephone number so your membership can be verified. Please include the subject as "CPSA Lightfastness PDF request."
• To receive a printed copy of the PDF in the mail (about 20 pages), send a self-addressed stamped 9" x 12" envelope with postage for 5 ounces PLUS a $1.00 handling fee to:
Sarah Becktel, Product Research Director
Lightfastness Test Results
143 Morgan St. #2A
Jersey City, NJ 07302-5906
Allow 1 to 2 weeks to receive your PDF by email, and up to 4 weeks for delivery of a printed version. Current membership will be verified prior to fulfillment.
Remember, lightfastness information is for current CPSA members only. If you have questions regarding lightfastness or colored pencil products, please contact our product research director.