Boston & Jamaica Plain: Up Close at the Arnold Arboretum

The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is in Jamaica Plain, near Boston.   It covers an inspirational 265 acres.  I spend time walking, drawing, taking photos, and breathing deeply.  

Jamaica Plain

Jamaica Pond or ‘Pondside’ My base in Boston.  Jamaica Plain, a lovely historic neighbourhood outside Boston, was founded by Quakers.  It’s now  home to professionals, political activists and artists.  Here’s Jamaica Pond, which is near the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University.  This large park is an inspiration for plein air artists, and their work is frequently on display […]