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2022 Fall Artistry Retreat - Paint & Payments

  • 25 Sep 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • 26 Sep 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Grand Rapids, MI


  • MAPP, DPPA, and PPA members
  • First year entry to Fall Retreat
  • PPM Member, includes PPA Merit


PPM Fall Artistry Retreat

It's time to delve inside the BOX and explore your art

Sept 25th & 26th in Downtown Grand Rapids, MI

Paint & Payments

Featuring Master Photographer Gary Box

First, we'll feed our creativity in the world of body painting. From painting techniques to lighting, photographing, and compositing the final image, you'll see the entire process. Let your mind run free. 

Then, it's time to get into the business of photography. Gary Box, known for his sales techniques that get results, will share his secrets for impressive sales totals that you can put into immediate use and take your business to the next level.


Sunday, September 25th, 2022

Noon-2PM Check-In

2PM-6PM   Keynote presentation - Paint! Body paint workshop: painting demonstration, photography and compositing the final art

6PM-8PM   Dinner on your own

8PM-10PM   Social Gathering (to be announced)

Monday, September 26th, 2022

9AM-9:30AM PPM General Meeting

9:30AM-1PM Payments! presentation - take a deep dive into the business of sales in photography

This schedule is currently an estimate and may altered before the event to better serve our members. 


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