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Beginner DSLR Camera Workshop

With step-by-step instruction, students will learn how to navigate their digital cameras, maximize the potential of the camera, creatively control and master their dSLRs. No more than 10 students per class.


E-Som Market: September

Our next E-Som Market is happening on Saturday, September 8! Guest bartender Andrew Pierce will be serving up the brunch cocktails featuring Oxley Gin so you’ll have something to sip on while you do a little shopping and meet our amazing lineup of makers and vendors! #eatbrunchbuystuff! Ali Grey: Fancy Friends www.aligreyshop.etsy.com  Instagram: @aligreyshop Brown & […]


E-Som Market: August

Our next E-Som Market is happening on Saturday, August 11!, and we have quite the lineup! Kirsten Amann, co-author of ‘Drinking Like Ladies: 75 Modern Cocktails from the World’s Leading Female Bartenders’, will be joining us to sign copies of her book (we’ll also be featuring one of the drinks from the book on our […]


All Female Holiday Pop-Up

On Sunday, December 3nd, the Highland Hot Block of Somerville is hosting its first annual Holiday Pop Up featuring all female makers from the greater Boston area. From 12:00-5:00pm, stop by 7ate9 Bakery, e. scott originals, and Workshop Salon to meet local artists and crafters and get a jump on the holiday shopping. From metal […]


Rare Appearance by a Preeminent Jazz Pianist: a Trio + Solo

                                         The Creative Music Series proudly presents The Burton Greene Trio: (Narada) Burton Greene, Piano Ra-Kalam Bob Moses, Drums Damon Smith, Bass               + Eric Zinman solo piano  (1st set) This rare appearance of Maestro Greene, one […]


Introduction to Digital Cameras Workshop

In this one-day class our aim is to introduce new photographers to their DSLR cameras, camera functions and basic photography concepts in order to obtain full use of the modern-day digital camera. The class will introduce students to photography fundamentals like aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Step by step students will learn how to navigate […]


David Champagne and Mark Chenevert

David Champagne (Antidote, Agnostic Gospel, Treat Her Right, Shane Champagne Band) and Mark Chenevert (Willie Alexander, Hypnotic Clambake, Limbo Race) have both been active in Boston’s music scene since the 1970s. Champagne’s songs, variously described as “nitty-gritty but not always pretty” and “beautiful,” will be further burnished by Chenevert’s clarinet.


SCOUT PICK: “JACKED” at Warehouse XI

“I had an art show two years ago, back in 2013, that got robbed,” says artist David Taylor (a.k.a. DS7), explaining the inspiration for the moniker of his upcoming art show. “They broke in in the middle of the night—and these are large paintings, you can’t just put them in your car—and they took nine of […]