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Friday, October 21, 2016, 7:00-10:00p.m.
Join us for a fun Ladies’ Night Out & shop for a good cause!
Original jewelry on sale by NAA Artist Members Silent Auction
Full of Fabulous  “Gently Used” Costume and Fine Jewelry donated by special friends of the NAA  & …

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Enter to win our special Raffle Prize
$5000 SHOPPING SPREE with KAYA JEWELERS of Newburyport!

$50 per ticket, maximum of 250 tickets to be sold
Click here for event registration & raffle ticket sales
 Ladies & Gems – Event & Raffle Tickets


The Donald & Kim Jurney Traveling Fellowship!


In an extraordinary act of generosity NAA Lifetime Member Donald Jurney and his wife Kim have established The Donald and Kim Jurney Traveling Fellowship. The Fellowship provides one grant ($5,000) per year to an emerging or mid-career artist, working in a traditional representational manner – open to NAA members and non-members.  Please click here for all the details, The Donald & Kim Jurney Traveling Fellowship.  The Newburyport Art Association is honored to have been asked to partner with the Jurney’s on this exciting opportunity.  Please contact Elena Bachrach, 978 465 8769 or ebachrach@newburyportart.org, with any questions.  To apply, click on The Donald & Kim Jurney Traveling Fellowship Application



daisy sweeper_editJoin us and ‘sweep up’ some great deals on fine art & art books.  Our Artists are cleaning out their studios of framed and unframed works,  2D works, and art books…their loss can be your gain!

For Artists:  Receiving for your Clean Sweep works is Friday, Oct 14, 11-5pm.  Pick-up is in the gallery, Saturday, Oct 15, 5-6pm
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Exhibition News

Karen Fitzgerald & Hillary Scott, Oil & Water
Sep 20-25, 201

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Watercolor Demo, Thursday, Sep 22, 2p.m. with Karen
   Oil Demo, Sunday, Sep 25, 2pm with Hillary




2016 Fall Members Open Show
Sep 23-Oct 8, 2016
Passing Summer_Fox_DrawingReception, free and open to the public
Saturday, Sep 24, 7-9p.m.

Click Fall Members Open Show to view the online gallery of works 
Note: Gallery is not of all works in the show, but of those shared by the artists during submission 

Artist Information:
Pick Up: Sunday, Oct 9, 11a.m.-5p.m.



First Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden!
September 3, 2016 – September 9, 2017

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Marjet Lesk & Margette Leanna, Two Views
Sep 27 – Oct 2, 2016
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Reception, free & open to the public
Friday, September 30, 6-8pm.




2016 Fall Members Juried Show, Part I
October 14-29, 2016
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Jurors:  Paula Estey, Paula Estey Gallery, Newburyport 
& Sandra LePore, LePore Fine Art Gallery, Newburyport
Media:  Digital Art, Drawing, Oil, Printmaking, Sculpture, & Watercolor

Artist Info:
Receiving, Sunday, Oct 9, 11a.m.-5p.m.
Call For Entry

Education News

Photography Basics with Jay McCarthy   1 spot left
Painting 101 with Sue Charles   class full…register for waitlist
Purely Pastel with Robin Thornhill  class full… class full register for waitlist
NEW Explorations in Oil & Acrylic Painting with Ethan Lima  

Fundamentals of Drawing for Beginners  class full…register for waitlist
Fundamentals of Drawing II  class full….register for waitlist
Watercolor for Beginners  class full… register for waitlist
Simplifying the Chaos in Oil Painting   class full…register for waitlist

For Intermediate and Advanced level Painters:
Abstracting the Landscape

Make it Your Business: Marketing 101 for Artists.. 2 spots left in session one
Art Restoration 101: Repairing a Damaged Canvas

Photographing Your Work with John Raleigh
Meditations in Ink: Suminagashi  & Asian Calligraphy

Drop in Wednesday Night Life Drawing Group

For details or to register for our Education offerings, visit our Classes and Workshop page

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November 5, 11a.m.-6p.m.





Check out our NEW Blog post …
Meet Our Member Lee Marshall Gordon
Lee is the recipient of the Hemphill Foundation Grant for the NAA’s 2016 Plan Your Own Art Adventure.  Lee brings a unique perspective to the Newburyport Art Association, not only because he is a glassblower, but because he breaks the mold of what is expected.


Art Supplies now available in the Gift Shop!  Just in… 

Watercolor and Drawing Supplies!

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We invite you to make a donation in memory of Alfred Moskowitz. Thank you.

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Thank you for considering a gift in memory of Al Moskowitz whose nearly 30 years of contributions have helped to ensure the NAA's vibrant future.  The celebration for Al on Sunday, July 10, 2016,  in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden, was a lovely way to remember him and his significant contributions.  To view a video of the complete 40 min program, click here.  To make a gift in memory of Al Moskowitz use the donate button below.   

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Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11a.m.-5p.m., Sunday 1-5p.m., Closed Monday

2016 Exhibition Calendar now ready to download,  Click 2016 to view  

2016 Fall Members Open Show

Sep 23-Oct 8, 2016
Reception Saturday, September 24, 2016, 7-9p.m.

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Media:  Acrylic, Digital Art, Drawing, Fine Craft, Mixed Media, Pastel, Photography, Printmaking, Oil, Sculpture, & Watercolor

Call For Entry 

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Wondering if its time for YOU to renew?  Log in to the website, choose My Dashboard, check your membership expiration date - thank you!

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NAA Partnership with Farley’s Continues!

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Currently on view:  Dale Partis Greene
Lisa Regopoulis  Sep 20-Oct 3
Doug Johnson Oct 5-24
Sandy Morrisy Oct 26-Nov 7
Peter Erikson   Nov 9-21

Check shows out in support of the artists and the NAA's ongoing commitment to community collaboration &  visit  FARLEY'S

and our NEW partnership with The Grog of Newburyport

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Kathleen Bennett - August 15-October 2

Muriel Angelil - October 10-November 27

Michele O'Neil - December 5-December 31

Stay tuned for schedule updates.  Check shows out in support of the artists and the NAA's ongoing commitment to community collaboration &  visit The Grog

NAA Capital Project Campaign

To learn more about the campaign for

the NAA's  future

Education Center

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NAA Book Club

federico-faruffini-the-reader   Drop-in Participation, meets every third Thursday of the month unless otherwise noted, 6:30-8:30p.m., please contact the gallery for meeting locations, 978.465.8769   The NAA Book Club next meeting:

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