Sara Rines owner of U-Frame We Frame in Laconia will be speaking on Framing Your Art to Enhance and Protect at the September 19th meeting at the LRAA Gallery at Tanger Outlets.

Artist of the Month

Other Award Winners

The other award winners in this popular event are: Oils: 1st Place, Dottie Laughlin; 2nd Place, BJ Eckardt; 3rd Place, Kevin Roy; Acrylics: 1st Place, Robert Emory; 2nd Place, Martha Webster; 3rd Place, Martha Swanson Webber; Watercolor: 1st Place, Anne Stevenson; 2nd Place, Irene Goddu; 3rd Place, Joanne Reynolds; Mixed Media: 1st Place, Wendy Wilson; 2nd Place, Sharon Zimmermann; 3rd Place, Scott Hayes; Drawing: 1st Place, Marilee Sundius, 2nd Place, Christa Faller; Photography: 1st Place, Phyllis Meinke; 2nd Place, Amber Mitchell; 3rd Place, Nancy Rand; Pastel: 1st Place Ed Rushbrook; Sculpture: 1st Place, Kimberly JB Smith; 2nd Place, Jacqueline Sandstrom; 3rd Place, Robert DeMario; Printmaking: 1st Place Jacqueline Sandstrom


Wednesday, September 7, 2016 • 5:30 pm

LRAA Board Meeting, LRAA Gallery


Monday, October 17, 2016 • 7:00 pm

Woodside Building @ the Taylor Home, Laconia, NH


In the photo: Joan Cormier the executive director of the Lakes Region Scholarship Fund, recent scholarship recipient Gabriella Defregger and Jean Kennedy.

The following member artists will each have art work on display until September 19 at these Lakes Region business locations: Rob Emory, Northway Bank, Tilton; Sally Hibberd, Franklin Savings Bank, Main Office, Franklin; Phyllis Meinke, Imagine Gallery, Laconia; Jackie Roy, Meredith Savings Bank, Meredith; Martha Swanson-Webber, Laconia Library and Wendy Wilson, Bank of New Hampshire, Gilford.

Sitting: Phyllis Meinke, Jackie Roy. Standing: Sally Hibberd, Rob Emory, Wendy Wilson, Martha Swanson-Webber

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Annual Member Show Winners!

Special Award Winners

Meredith resident Anne Stevenson’s piece “Meredith Bay Colony Club” won Best in Show and First Place in the Watercolor Category. Betsy Moser’s Painting “Look to the Mountain” won the Loren Percy Award for a New England Oil Landscape.


General history and description of the organization along with our mission statement and list of board members.


Here is where you will find everything that relates to membership with our organization.

- Various Forms

- Meeting Dates & Times


Many of our artists provide samples of their artwork and contact information to be featured on our website. Visiting this page will give you a peak at many of the talented individuals involved with LRAA.


A listing of all our current and ongoing events for the organization. Information about our monthly presentations, Artist of the Month Series, Workshops, Shows and so much MORE!

Under this page you will also access:

- Our Calendar (in a calendar format)

- Great Links - a resource listing of galleries,

   call for entries, shopping, and more.

- Past Presenters contact information

- Present & Past

- Newsletters


LRAA opened the members gallery in the Fall of 2015. Over 30 of our artists are featured there and details of current and upcoming shows, special events and workshops can be found visiting this page.

Also members can find all the details about participating in the gallery and its events and shows.



Oil Painting Workshop Series

with Carole Halsey Keller

October 11th -November 15th

Tuesdays, 1-3:00 pm, LRAA Gallery at Tanger Outlet


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Lakes Region Art Association

Laconia, NH 03246

We are 501c3 non-profit educational & cultural organization.


No images may be downloaded from this site without permission from the artist.