For those who feel they deserve the best possible experience, we’re offering a limited number of VIP Passes. You will become a Diamond Member of the convention, which gives you special privileges.

As a VIP, you’ll have the following experiences:

  • Reserved seating right up front during the convention and workshops (workshops optional)
  • You’ll receive a special FACE VIP collector’s pin
  • You’ll be invited to a special VIP cocktail reception with Fine Art Connoisseur Publisher Eric Rhoads and Editor-in-Chief Peter Trippi to rub elbows with your favorite faculty members
  • You’ll dine with Eric Rhoads, Peter Trippi, and an intimate group of faculty members on one of three nights
  • You’ll receive a special welcome snack plate in your room along with a complimentary bottle of wine
  • You’ll receive a special preview of the Expo Hall one hour before it opens to the crowd
  • You’ll receive a VIP ribbon for your badge
  • You’ll have access to our VIP Lounge, which will be stocked with wine, beverages, and snacks

Special VIP Upgrade Price: $597*

*NOTE: You must be registered and paid in full before you can upgrade to the Diamond Member Experience

* The VIP Dinner and cocktail reception may be scheduled at the same time as the studio painting time.