Member events

Members Day Social: Sunday, May, 19th, 12:30 - 4:30 pm

Come for the fun; stay for the camaraderie. 

Join us on Sunday, May 19 from 12:30 – 4:30 for LAA’s annual Members Day Social. 

Members are sure to have a good time socializing with their fellow artists, while enjoying refreshments and live music

The day’s itinerary includes:

  • “Art & Value” Artist Panel Discussion with panelists, Harley Bartlett & Russ Kramer
  • Complimentary tickets to the Florence Griswold Museum from 2 – 4:30 pm. 

Any questions, contact Paul Michael at

Previous Member Events

Paint the Town: Plein Air Event June 22, 2024

LAA Members are invited to participate in Paint the Town for 2024 on June 22. This year’s event will conclude with a cocktail party & art sale at the Lyme Art Association.   More details coming soon.  

Until then read about who were the winners from last year’s plein air event, Wet Paint/Rock the Roof Cocktail Party & Sale, which was a great success, and check out our image gallery of the beautiful work created by our artists en Plein Air in Lyme & Old Lyme.

Congratulations to our 2023 Wet Paint Award Winners

1st place – Jim Laurino, “Florence Griswold Museum
2nd place – Pam Peters, “Huntley-Brown House Garden“, oil, 11×14”
3rd place – Steven Plaziak, “Town Landing, Hot and Muggy“, watercolor, 16×20”

Honorable Mentions:
Lorraine Ficara, “Hamburg Cove Yacht Club Umbrellas, Lyme“, oil, 11×14”
Isabel Lane, “Peach Skies on Great Island“, oil, 6×8”
Howard Park, “Rogers Lake“, oil/pastel, 9×12”