Taught by JPAA Members

Saturday, September 30, 10 am - 4 pm
Erik Gehring
“Autumn in New Hampshire” Workshop with BlueHour Photo Ventures
The Flume Gorge, White Mountains, NH

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Sunday, October 15, 9 am - 12 pm
Erik Gehring
“Photographing Kids and Family Outdoors” Workshop with BlueHour Photo Ventures
Crane Beach, Ipswich, MA

More info: Erik’s sons and three of their friends will serve as child models.  20% discount until August 31.

Saturday, October 28, 9 am - 12 pm
Erik Gehring
Nature Photo Workshop
Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum
125 Arborway, Boston, MA

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Any Friday!
Friday Afternoon Portrait drawing/painting
2 - 4pm every Friday (except holidays)
Menino Art Center
26 Central Avenue, Hyde Park

A live model is provided. Participants may make a $5.00 donation help cover the model fee. A weekly posting to the Art Center’s facebook page ( announces any cancellations and the name of the scheduled model.
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Build Your Own Workshop
with Jessica Burko
SoWa Boston, MA

Choose from creative arts and arts marketing topics, gather your friends, and schedule your workshop. Topics include: The Power of Arts Marketing, Writing for Artists, Paper Quilts, and Image Transfers. Click HERE for more information.

Francesca D'Elia
Watercolor Workshop

Learn how to create beautiful, pure color paintings, as taught by Watercolorist and Specialist Francesca D'Elia. By adapting the 1800 technique the"English Method". Francesca has developed a looser, freer, painting style, which will enable you to you to experience a faster, easier method of painting with the watercolor medium.
To schedule a workshop with Francesca CONTACT:


Exhibitions Including
Art by JPAA Members

June 10 - September 30, 2017
Lisa Goren
Frozen Landscapes, a two person show
Mayyim Hayyim, Living Waters
1838 Washington Street, Newton, MA, 02466

Lisa Goren and Ellen Alt are artists/witnesses to the unfolding calamity of Earth’s melting planetary ice. With watercolor and mixed media, they document the beauty and majesty of glaciers and other frozen landscapes, inspiring awe, awareness, and action. 

Saturday, July 22, 7 - 10 pm
Erik Gehring
Brewery Complex
30 Germania Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

An innovative mix of traditional gallery show and multi-media event with artwork projected on the Brewery walls.  Sponsored by the Jamaica Plain Arts Council and the Jamaica Plain Development Corporation.

July 6 – August 31, 2017
Erik Gehring
Cambridge Art Association
University Place Gallery
124 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

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July 13 – August 11, 2017
Erik Gehring
Student / Teacher Show
Concord Art
37 Lexington Road, Concord, MA 01742

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July 24 – September 24, 2017
Reception: Friday, July 28, 5:30 – 7 pm
Erik Gehring
Healing with Art
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
2300 Southwood Drive, Nashua, NH 03063

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August 11-13, 2017
Boston Green Fest
Tamara J Safford
Boston City Hall Plaza

Tamara J Safford is the Boston Green Fest EcoArt Director and Artist in Residence for the event mural project: