Special Interest Groups

Volunteer to chair or help organize a new special interest. Or contact NHAA via email to ask to join an existing group.  Make art; make friends through community.

Leader | Ruthie Kenick
*Stay tuned for updated information about this group*

Plein Air
Leaders | Lennie Mullaney, Ree Katrak
Free to Members and Non-Members. This group orchestrates the yearly Wet Paint Out weekend event in the summer. A great chance for artists to get immersed in their environment and paint from life.
Meeting: Tuesday mornings at 8:30AM throughout the summer at various locations. *Dates/times may be subject to change.*
Please click HERE for more information

Leader | John LeCours
It is a welcoming atmosphere (open to members and non-members), to share ideas about technique, composition, etc. Most importantly, to share ideas about our creative thought processes. The group also support each others’ artistic  growth.
Meeting: 3rd Sunday of every month at 10AM in the Portsmouth Public Library.

Leader | Dick Lord
Free and open to all, it is a safe and friendly environment to show new work, ask questions, be critiqued.
Meeting: 2nd Thursday of every month at 7PM at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery.