The Greater Napanee and Area Arts Association is a volunteer, not-for-profit association formed in November 2014 to support the advancement and promotion of its members and of the visual arts in the community. A variety of activities and events are offered to our members.

The Benefits of Joining: 

  • Paint-ins & Paint-outs 
  • Art Workshops & Classes 
  • Exhibitions 
  • Annual Juried Show 
  • Member Meetings with Speakers & Educational Art Activities 
  • GNAAA webpage art gallery 
  • GNAAA Facebook page 

Membership is open to all visual artists (aspiring, professional, student), businesses and organizations involved in the visual arts, as well as individual and corporate supporters of artists. For the purpose of this organization, the term “Artist” is defined as someone engaged in the creation of original visual artwork in any medium (oil, acrylic, glass, wood, metal, jewellery, photography, fibres, clay etc.). To join the GNAAA, please fill out the Membership Registration Form and email it to: or bring it to a meeting.  

THE MEMBERSHIP YEAR Runs January 1 – December 31 

2021 – GNAAA Board of Directors:

  • President: Gerry Hogaboam
  • Vice President: Barb Marlin
  • Treasurer: Primrose Craig
  • Secretary: Jeanenne Webb
  • Membership Coordinator: Marion Morgan
  • Directors: Loring Bonsor, Lois Sexsmith
  • Juried Show Coordinators: Margaret Brackley, Diane Phaneuf