American impressionist Robert Ferguson opens studio in Pinyon Pines: ‘My paintings are windows into...

Robert Ferguson is a contemporary impressionist painter in the mode of Claude Monet, Edgar Degas and Paul Cézanne. He is opening a studio in...

Betty Ginsberg Anderson, vibrant actor and teacher

Betty Ginsberg Anderson came to Idyllwild when daughter Gemini started in the Idyllwild Arts theater program. “We thought we’d stay for two years while...

From ocean to mountain, Lareé Gibson chronicles her life in song

“I have a message in my music,” said singer/songwriter and Idyllwild resident Lareé Gibson. “It is, ‘Live for today. Every day is a gift.’” Gibson’s...

Theater artist Suzanne Avalon produces results

Theater artist Suzanne Avalon is no neophyte. She knows her stuff, has studied with New York theater royalty, has paid her dues and makes...

Cole Withers Band debuts ‘The Last Bookstore’

An Idyllwild original album   “The Last Bookstore,” a standout collection of original tunes written and sung by Cole Withers, delivers the authentic experience. Produced by...

Rene Eram, filmmaker and author, counsels on breaking addictive patterns: ‘A part of our...

Rene Eram, filmmaker, author and local gallery owner, once made $10,000 a day as a sought-after commercial TV director. He painstakingly sought to compose...

Idyllwild Arts graduate finds musical theater success in NYC

Jacque Carnahan brings her one-woman show to campus Jacque (Jacqueline) Carnahan, 1998 Idyllwild Arts Academy theater graduate, has established a solid career as a producer,...

Landscape designer Mark Taylor listens to the land

“For me, all design is emotional,” said landscape designer Mark Taylor. “I have to be patient and allow the design to generate. By listening...

Mark Dean: Artist, engineer and over-achiever

Hill resident Mark Dean exudes a quiet energy — polite, respectful and always up for a new challenge. He ran the Boston Marathon in 2013...

Mountain Mike founded his art in the outdoors

“I am an artist. For me to not create every day, to not make something, something is missing. I must create.” And for that voice...
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