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Artists take it outdoors in grand plein air style

Artists take it outdoors in grand plein air style

On the weekend of June 8, artists will scatter through the mountain town of Idyllwild, scouting the precise village scenes and landscape views they will capture …

Kick off summer with an old fashioned treasure hunt

Treasure hunters are easy to spot on Memorial Day Weekend in Idyllwild. Fortified with sunscreen and equipped with maps supplied by the Town Crier, they inch their sedans and SUVs down the rural streets, looking for troves of riches in yard sales between Pine Cove and Mountain Center. This year, the Art Alliance of Idyllwild […]

On the road: A San Diego getaway

On the road: A San Diego getaway

When an opportunity for a weekend getaway presented itself, my daughter Dakota and I put together our wish list …

Art Alliance show next week

It’s that time of year when artists in Idyllwild prepare to put their best work forward for the Art Alliance of Idyllwild’s Judged Artist Member’s Show. The Art Alliance celebrates its 14th year of presenting this esteemed showcase of art, which features fresh, original work in a wide range of mediums.

Art Alliance of Idyllwild season starts with 'Eye of the Artist'

Art Alliance of Idyllwild season starts with ‘Eye of the Artist’

Artists are asked to weave their own sense of the “Spirit of Idyllwild” into creations for its annual kickoff event …

Yellowstone: More than a park or Geyser

Yellowstone: More than a park or Geyser

It takes a week to see the sights of Yellowstone, more if you hope to cover some of the backcountry …

Highlights from a Yellowstone roadtrip

Highlights from a Yellowstone roadtrip

Yellowstone is a 17-hour drive from Idyllwild, according to Google, but the drive from St. George, Utah to Jackson, Wyo., alone took 15 hours.

Art Alliance presents 13th-annual juried show

Art Alliance presents 13th-annual juried show

Idyllwild artists will put their top work on the line this month …

Nostalgic for drive-ins?

Nostalgic for drive-ins?

Betty Bailey takes us on a trip to one of Southern California’s few remaining drive-in movie theaters.

Art Alliance of Idyllwild offers peek into artists' lives

Art Alliance of Idyllwild offers peek into artists’ lives

The Art Alliance of Idyllwild (AAI) is offering up a double helping of summer fun with the Incredible Audible Art and Studio Tour. Enjoy drinks and appetizers as you explore local galleries and admire fine original works of art. Local musicians provide a musical backdrop, with their diverse assortment of instruments and genres. Each gallery […]

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