1912 Center

This 1912 high school has been repurposed into a community center featuring an art gallery and spaces for many kinds of arts and cultural experiences. It is on the National Register of Historic Places, and has been gradually renovated, from the bottom up since 1997.  Two new rooms on the second floor are opening soon. The 1912 Center is a favorite place for weddings, public meetings, art classes and more!

Where & when
412 E. Third Street, Moscow, ID 83843
Weekdays 9am-6pm, weekends by event
Tuesday and Thursday are senior lunches
Plaza concerts on Monday evenings in the summer
Winter markets six times per year

Contact
Call 208.669.2249
Email 1912center@gmail.com
1912center.org
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*Night time exterior photos shared courtesy of David Harlan

Andy Sewell’s Fine Watercolors Studio and Gallery

Andy Sewell has won awards for his work as a watercolor artist and graphic designer. Favorite subjects are country scenes with old barns, trucks, and country churches; also wildlife, fish, flowers, and beautiful Idaho and Palouse landscapes. Make an appointment to stop by his studio off U.S. 95 four miles north of Viola. Seeing it all in one place is worth the effort! On his website, find originals, prints, workshops, instructional DVDs and exhibition information.

Where & when
5299 Highway 95 N, Viola 83872
Call for a studio visit; watch for studio sign halfway between mile marker 358 and 359

Contact
Call 208.596.3181
Email andy@finewatercolors.com
finewatercolors.com
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Art by Julene

Artist Julene Ewert loves to use common materials in surprising new ways. Her inspiration comes from nature, travel and everyday life. Much like her own spirit, her art expresses honesty and tenderness while giving a lighthearted whimsical view—always with vibrant colors. Julene’s artwork can be found online, at the Moscow Farmers Market and locally in gift shops. Her artwork can be seen in galleries, fine gift shops and homes globally. Her studio is open by appointment only. You may catch a glimpse of her art in the wild, on various utility boxes while exploring downtown Moscow. She loves to spreads her passion of art by teaching in the community and local schools.

Where & when
Visit Julene’s beautiful e-store 24 hours a day.
May-October – Moscow Farmers Market 8am-1pm
Studio open by appointment

Contact
Call 208.882.7002
Email juleneewert@gmail.com
juleneewert.com
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Artisans at the Dahmen Barn

“Cultivating creativity on the Palouse”

The Palouse has a high concentration of artists and craftspeople working out of their homes. Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, famous for its wagon wheel fence, provides studio space where visitors can watch creativity in action and purchase artisan made items. Thirteen studios feature a variety of artistic mediums, and the gift shop sells the work of more than 100 regional artists and artisans. Events each month include classes, free demonstrations, art exhibits, music performances, culinary art classes and a ceramic program for all ages.

Where and When
419 N. Park Way, Uniontown, WA 99179
10am-6pm Thursday – Sunday
January – February 10am-4pm

Contact
Call 509.229.3414
Email info@artisanbarn.org
www.artisanbarn.org
Find us on Facebook and Instagram

 

 

Bank Left Gallery, Bistro and Bakery

This fine-art gallery featuring Northwest regional artists adjoins a French and Central American-inspired bistro as well as a French bakery that is open on Saturdays. Get on their email list to sign-up for special dinners inspired by the gallery’s exhibits and cooked by chef/artist/ owner Nelson Duran. On the bank of the Palouse River, the historic 1889 bank building with colorful arched façade provides the perfect ambiance for fine art and fine dining.

Where and When
100 South Bridge Street, Palouse, WA 99161
Hours: (Bistro) Thur.-Sat. 12:00 pm-2 pm; (Gallery) Thurs.-Sat. 11 am-3 pm (Bakery) Saturdays from 9 – 3

Contact
Call 509.878.8425 (Gallery)
509.878.1800 (Bistro)
Email bankleft@visitpalouse.com
bankleftgallery.com

 

 

BlackBird at the Depot

Local artist Karen Rohn not only showcases her own photography, art and poetic musings, but also represents other local makers in her shop, BlackBird. Nestled inside the historic WI&M Railway Depot, this gem of a shop shows off her love of vintage and funky finds and re-commerced clothing. A great place to shop for gifts, house goods and personal style items.

Where & when
185 Sixth Street, Potlatch, ID 83855
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am – 4pm

Contact
Call 509.595.7684
Email karenrohndesigns@yahoo.com
www.karenrohn.com
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Blue Mountain Artisans Guild

BMAG Art Center is a 501(c)3 non profit artisans guild. We accept any and all fine art from beginner to pro. Our shows are two months long and we have six shows per year. We feature an adult and a junior artist in each show. We charge no commission on art sold. Our artisans range from paintings, photography, and pottery, to wood and metal art. Everyone is welcome.

We offer curbside pickup, and are operating COVID-safely.

Where and When
745 Main St., Pomeroy, WA 99347
Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 2 pm (Covid hours – usually open until 5 pm)

Contact
Call (509) 843-1350
Email pomeroybmag.weebly.com
Find us on Facebook.

Budding Rose Art Gallery & Clayworks

The Budding Rose Art Gallery and Clayworks is a non-profit gallery for kids. It opened in 1999 as an America’s Promise Discovery Project. The first show happened the 1st weekend in June, 1999, during an annual celebration in Rosalia with 178 multi-media art pieces displayed. To date, 20 years later, more than 4,000 youth-created artworks have been displayed and every student who submits their artwork for display also gets to sign their name on the gallery’s old wooden floor.

Where & when
510 South Whitman, Rosalia, WA 99170

Open by appointment and during following events:
Rosalia Annual Yard Sale — 1st Saturday in May, 10am-4pm
Rosalia Annual Battle Days featuring Student Art Show — 1st Saturday in June, 10am-4pm
Rosalia Annual Quilt Show — last Saturday in July, 10am-3pm
Rosalia Annual Halloween Festival — last Saturday in October, 3pm to evening before nighttime illuminated kids parade
Rosalia Lions Free Photos with Santa and Mrs Santa — 1st Saturday in December, 10am-1pm

Contact
Call (509) 523-4200
Email jcnebel2@aol.com

 

Bully for You Vintage

We’re an independent home decor shop, specializing in vintage and found furniture. We’re especially drawn to anything out of the ordinary or whimsical. Pop in to check out our latest finds—including new and secondhand clothing, rugs, decor, books, records, art, and more!

Where and When
220 N. Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111
Saturdays from 10-3

Contact
Find us on Facebook and Instagram

Coeur d’Alene Casino, Hotel, Spa, Gift Shop & Cultural Tours

At Coeur d’Alene Casino, you’ll experience the very best of traditional tribal hospitality and surround yourself with tribal culture, too. Book a cultural tour to learn the traditions of the native people of the rolling hills of northern Idaho. Experiences include bicycling along the path of an ancient trail or learning a traditional artisan craft like Plateau basketry. The gift shop features Native American jewelry, and all around the resort there is native artwork on display, with notable works by Coeur d’Alene artist Leanne Campbell, as well as Navajo artist Jeremy Salazar and Colville artist Smoker Marchand. One of the resort’s lobby areas features a public room with traditional Coeur d’Alene regalia and basketry, with a short film about the history of the tribe. Cultural dinners include traditional food, storytelling, dancing and drums.

The resort offers over 300 rooms and suites, a full service spa, and a scenic setting that beckons you to explore. Golf, take a boat cruise on the lake, hike, bike, and adventure!

Where and When
37914 S Nukwalqw St., Worley, ID 83876
Open every day from 7AM–3AM

Contact
Call 800.523.2464
cdacasino.com
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DavidPattersonArtist.com

I am a very diverse artist creating soft pastel paintings, and digital photography.

My photography consists of a wide variety of images including scenes from the Pacific Northwest to the Adirondack Mountains of New York. My soft pastel paintings are mostly impressionistic landscapes and cityscapes.

Contact
Call 253.691.7329
Email david@davidpattersonartist.com
david-patterson.pixels.com/
david-patterson.blogspot.com/
Find us on Facebook, Linktree, Pinterest & Twitter

Essential Art Gallery

Located on uptown Main Street Moscow, Essential Art Gallery is the premier gallery in Moscow. Featuring over 100 artists from the United States and Canada, including many local and Pacific Northwest artists. Each item in the store is hand-picked for quality by owner/operator Michael McCoy; a full-time artist since 1995 and Essential Art Gallery curator for over 11 years. There is a story behind every piece and every artist, and no two pieces are alike. Specializing in affordable art, award winning chocolate from Boise, ID, playfully elegant gifts for every occasion, there is always something new at the Essential Art Gallery. Check out our virtual tour on our website. Call to verify inventory. We can email invoices to pay remotely, video chat capability for personal shopping from home.

Where and When
203 S Main Street Moscow, ID
Tuesday – Saturday – 10:30am-5:00pm

Contact
Call 208.571.5654
Email essartgallery@gmail.com
essentialartgallery.com
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Furry Tale Mercantile

Furry Tale Mercantile is a gift shop with old, new and everything in between including their signature handmade goat milk soap, and books, art and handmade goods by local authors, artists and crafters. Enjoy the garden area filled with flowers and veggie starts in the Spring and Summer, and pumpkins and harvest decor in the Fall.

Where and When
609 E Main St., Kendrick, ID 83537
Wednesday – Friday 10 – 5
Saturday 10 – 3

Contact
Call 208.289.3156
Email furrytalemercantile@gmail.com
furry-tale-farm.com
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Idaho Banana Co. at The Confluence

From the banana belt of Riggins, Idaho, this lovely stop on the Salmon River offers Idaho wines and other fine wines, a great selection of Idaho and other craft beers along with unique gifts, books and antiques! A welcome stop whether traveling norths or south along Highway 95.

Where and When
1120 S. Main St., Riggins, ID 83549
10am -7pm daily

Contact
208.628.3615
ontheconfluence@yahoo.com
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Idaho Memories Gift & Souvenir Shop

Idaho Gift & Souvenir Shop is an Idaho themed shop that carries unique gifts and souvenirs that represent our great State of Idaho. Located in Newberry Square Mall in beautiful downtown Lewiston, you will find the largest selection of huckleberry items found in the area. Most huckleberry items are made from hand picked berries in the Sawtooth Mountains of Southern Idaho. We carry potato food products and souvenirs. Idaho books. Gemstones, jewelry, rocks & minerals. Apparel, Socks and Hats. Kids toys, games and puzzles & LazyOne pajama wear. Local photography, greeting cards, stickers and magnets. Idaho roasted coffee, chocolates, and candy. Mountain Madness Soap Co. Dry soup mixes made from lentils, peas and garbanzo beans grown on the Palouse area of Idaho. Dip, bread and cookie mixes. And don’t forget Bigfoot and all his goodies!

Curbside pickup available. Online ordering coming soon.

Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm

800 Main Street, Suite #5, Lewiston, ID 83501

(509) 336-4839

Website coming soon!

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Intrigue

Intrigue is a Moscow, Idaho, boutique offering gift items for men and women, including clothing, handbags, and jewelry. They have a wide variety of novelty items, including the largest variety of greeting cards on the Palouse, and feature the work of local artists.

Intrigue offers curbside pickup and home delivery. If you see something you like on Instagram or Facebook, give them a call set up pickup or delivery.

Where & When
220 West 3rd, Moscow, ID 83843
Tuesday – Friday from 11-5
Saturday from 10 – 5

Contact
Call 208.596.8533
intriguemoscow.com
Find them on Facebook and Instagram.

 

 

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art – Washington State University

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU increases arts access for the Inland Northwest region, inviting visitors to experience the vitality of art in six galleries exhibiting preeminent artists from around the globe. Visitors can find the museum on Wilson Road across from Martin Stadium on the WSU Pullman campus. Visit the Museum website for a schedule of free exhibitions and events.

Where & When
1535 NE Wilson Road, Pullman, WA 99164-7301 – on Terrell Mall, across from Martin Stadium
Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. -4 p.m., closed Sunday and Monday

Contact
509.335.6282
debby_stinson@wsu.edu
museum.wsu.edu
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Kindred Spirits Arts

Artist owned gift shop that supports local vendors as well. This little shop is stocked full of a variety of great items with various price ranges for everyone. Glass, pottery, Gourds, fabric items, water and oil paintings, photography, hand made Idaho souvenirs, and much more. New items added daily.

Where and When
105 S Coeur d’ Alene Avenue Harrison, ID 83833
Thursday through Sunday 11 to 5

Contact
Call 208.582.1683
Email dgregoire57@gmail.com
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Libey Gallery in The Center at Colfax Library

Libey Gallery features local artists and photographers showing and selling their works. Adjacent to the Colfax Library, two large gallery rooms with custom lighting and sound provide a pleasing atmosphere for showcasing local talent. Libey Gallery also plays host to community events like December’s Festival of Trees and provides rental options for private functions.

Located at the second stoplight in Colfax, don’t miss the Libey Gallery – and while you are visiting, stroll around the adjacent Colfax Library to see the many historic exhibits and art pieces on display there!

Call 509-397-4366 to arrange purchase over the phone. We offer curbside pickup. Check our website for online performances.

Where & when
102 S. Main Street Colfax, WA 99111
Monday-Wednesday 10am-8pm
Thursday-Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday-Sunday 1-5pm
Closed holidays

During COVID restricted hours, call 509-397-4366.

Contact
Call (509) 397-4366
Email kirkpatr@colfax.com
whitco.lib.wa.us

Mama Monacelli’s Kitchen

Mama Monacelli’s is a family-owned business specializing in small-batch, artisan products. They use only the freshest and most carefully chosen ingredients and each product is a labor of love.  All Mama Monacelli’s products are handcrafted and packaged fresh for your enjoyment.

The Mama Monacelli crew specializes in old-fashioned candy and snacks – toffees, brittles, enhanced almonds, dark chocolate barks, trail mixes – and espresso drinks! Yum!!

Where and When
700 Artisan Way, Suite H, Dayton, WA, 99328
Tuesday – Saturday, 10-5

Contact
Call 240.899.3654
Email Mama@Mama Monacelli.com
MamaMonacelli.com
Find us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter

Moccasin Flats Trading Post

This beautiful little shop is located in Lapwai, the heart of the reservation. Works by dozens of local artists and beadworkers are proudly featured. Owned by a member of the Nez Perce Tribe, the Nez Perce culture is reflected in the art you will find here, and is just a few minutes drive from Spalding and the Nez Perce National Historic Park.

Where & When
302 S. Main St. Lapwai, ID 83540
Open Monday-Saturday 10-6; Sunday 12-5. Open in winter Tuesday-Saturday 10-6; Sunday 12-5.

Contact
208.843.7000
moccasinflats@netscape.com

 

Moscow Candy

Moscow Candy is a locally owned retail shop that features award winning fine chocolates and candies, a gallery space featuring regional artists and wonderful gifts. Owners Marilyn Lysohir Coates and Carise Skinner have created a welcoming space that encourages patrons to linger while sampling various products and enjoying the art.

Where & when
428 W. 3rd Street #3, Moscow, ID 83843
Monday-Saturday 10am-3pm

Contact
Call 208.882.4098
Email moscowcandy1@gmail.com

 

Nez Perce Tourism

Itooqanaawit  – Live It!

Nez Perce Tourism welcomes you to experience a true sense of place with Nimiipuu, which translates as “The People.” Nez Perce Tourism is a business that respectfully echoes the past and present Nimiipuu culture to include the following; it’s people, lifestyle, heritage, landscapes, music, dance, art/craft, historical sites, museums, cuisine, pow wow, spiritual beliefs and philosophy (respect for all things).

Nez Perce Tourism offers the only tours created to connect you to Nimiipuu culture through interactive storytelling, song, drum and dance. From river beds to mountain tops, Nez Perce Tourism offers land and water journeys that give insight into the Nimiipuu way of life. Every Nez Perce Tourism experience is customized with the importance of introducing and respecting Nimiipuu traditional and cultural values. Each tour is designed to be educational and transformational, as the sacred landscape and voices of Nimiipuu ancestors echo beyond your visit.

NP Tourism’s Nez Perce Traditions gift shop in downtown Lewiston also offers an opportunity to experience the art and beauty of Nimiipuu culture. See examples of what is available there on the Traditions Facebook page.

Where and When
The gift shop and cultural center is at 800 Main Street Suite #4, Lewiston, ID 83501
Open 10-6, Tuesday – Saturday

Contact
Call (208) 790-8873
Email nezpercetourism@gmail.com
nezpercetourism.com
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Pinewood Cottage Furniture, Art, Crafts, Antiques & 2nd Hand Store

Showcasing Palouse creativity, the Pinewood family of 60 consignment vendors offers a wide variety of local art and craft talent, specializing in heritage crafts that mingle with antique and collectible furniture and household gadgets from the past. At the northern end of the Palouse Scenic Byway, a visit brings back days of flour sack dish towels, granny square afghans, rag rugs, and all the warmth that makes a house a home. Classes offered for all ages. Second Saturday Markets (9-4) expand to include any fresh fruits, vegetables and other home baked goods from the area. Mellow Monday, Quilt Club, and Game Nights complete the true community expression. We offer classes in sewing, quilting, crochet and embroidery. Having retired from furniture manufacturing, we are now offering furniture repairs and refinishing.

Where & when
208 W 2nd St., Rosalia, WA 99170
Open 10-6 Monday – Friday, 10-4 weekends

Curbside pickup available. Call for questions and updates. Closed temporarily for COVID-19 safety.

Contact
Call 509.523.3112
Email yoshnank@gmail.com
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Simply Wilder Soap

Simply Wilder Soap is located in downtown Harrison, Idaho, in a little shop where we make and sell hand made artisan soaps and bath products. We make a wide variety of soaps, including soaps made with pure essential oils and organic plant based oils, men’s soaps, and customer favorite Huckleberry soap made with Idaho huckleberries and local goat milk. Besides soap and bath products, we feature local hand made pottery, local hand made gifts and local honey.

Where & When
200 S Coeur d’ Alene Avenue Harrison, ID
Friday – Sunday 10:30 am to 4:30 pm.
We also open by appointment other days of the week. Just call or message to set up a time
Contact
Website coming soon. Want us to ship to you? Email or message us on Facebook or Instagram and we’ll send your soaps!
Call (208) 651-0796
simplywildersoap@outlook.com
Find us on Facebook and Instagram

Swale

SWALE is an online shop, downtown storefront, and small-batch work/print shop, located in Palouse, Washington. We carry a curated collection of thoughtfully-produced goods that feature our rich rural cultural scene–including original screen-printed goods, pottery, art, accessories, and more. SWALE is woman-owned, progressive, and committed to radical neighboring. Purchase items and gift cards online or in-store.

When & Where
125 E Main St Palouse, WA 99161
Thursday – Saturday 10am-5pm

Contact
Call 360.441.1918
http://www.swaleaway.com
Find Swale on Instagram

 

The Blue Lantern Coffee House

Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Lewiston, in a historic bank building built in 1905, The Blue Lantern Coffee House is a local coffee house serving coffee, tea, and smoothies. They also serve in-house baked goods, quiche, scones, sandwich, salads and seasonal soups from organic, local and all-natural ingredients. Also serving a variety of local wines and craft beer.

Open seven days a week! They support local by carrying high-quality products grown and produced by local farmers, makers and artisans in our retail space. Don’t miss out on the local artist art openings and have a rotating art exhibit on our walls. All events posted on the Facebook page. Online purchasing and curbside pickup available.

Where and When
326 Main Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Open Monday thru Friday 7am – 9pm
Saturday & Sunday 8am – 6pm
Contact
Call (208) 596-5446
Email dawnabbott@gmail.com
thebluelanterncoffeehouse.square.site/
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The Yarn Underground

The Yarn Underground is the destination yarn store of the Palouse. Started in a downtown basement in 2010 and moved to current location a couple years later, The Yarn Underground consistently stands for great service and wonderful selections of wool, natural fibers, high quality tools, spinning wheels and more. Palouse Yarn Company is their very own house brand dyed by us, and you’ll find the widest selection available here!

Their mission is to keep the fiber community vibrant while supporting local and American companies. They’re here to bring you squishy yarn, irresistible fiber, affordable tools, and most importantly, good help! Stop by and meet the owner and dyer, Shelley — she is here just about all the time and it is her sole purpose to make The Yarn Underground the best yarn shop on the Palouse!

Where & When

COVID has changed the regular course of business. August 2020 hours are Tues/Weds/Fri 1pm-5; hoping to expand hours to include Saturdays again soon!

409 S Washington St, Moscow, ID 83843

Contact

(208) 882-7700

yarnunderground.com

Find us on Facebook and Instagram.

We offer online purchasing and phone orders—have your order shipped, pick up in store, or we’ll deliver to you curbside.

Third Street Gallery

The Third Street Gallery is a space for art in the heart of downtown Moscow. By featuring the work of established and emerging makers from the Palouse and the broader Inland Northwest, the Third Street Gallery celebrates the creative excellence of the region in a well-loved public space.

City of Moscow Arts Staff and members of the Moscow Arts Commission have worked together to create artistic direction for the Third Street Gallery since the gallery’s beginnings in 1998. The gallery features works in a wide range of media, subject matter, and content while presenting a curatorial vision open to all cultures and art forms.

The Third Street Gallery features artwork on the second and third floors inside Moscow City Hall. The building was designed by architect James Knox Taylor in 1911, and was formerly the Moscow Federal Building. Entered in the National Register of Historic Places in 1973 as a Second Renaissance Revival brick building, the structure now houses City offices and meeting spaces such as the City Council Chambers. The Third Street Gallery is an essential part of this building, as it brings art into the center of civic life in the City of Moscow.

Where & when
206 East Third Street, Moscow, ID 83843
Monday – Friday at 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Contact
Call (208) 883-7036
ci.moscow.id.us/230/Third-Street-Gallery
Email mcherry@ci.moscow.id.us

University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery

The Prichard is the only exhibition space for hundreds of miles in the Inland Northwest devoted exclusively to contemporary visual arts. Downtown at the corner of 5th and Main, gallery programs encourage experimentation by supporting and presenting new works by emerging and established artists. Through exhibitions, outreach, and related educational programs, the gallery, owned by the University of Idaho, enriches the region culturally and supports Moscow’s reputation as one of the best small towns in America for the arts.

The Prichard Gift Store features regional artist-made gifts ranging from handmade jewelry and scarves to a wide variety of note cards, handcrafted journals, handmade children’s clothing and toys, home decor, original art, limited edition prints and more. Proceeds help support exhibits and public education programs. Free.

Where & when
414 S. Main St., Moscow, ID 83843
Fall–Spring: Tuesday–Saturday 10am-8pm
Sunday 10am-6pm; closed Mon.
Summer: Tuesday–Friday 1-6pm
Saturday 9am-3pm
closed Sunday & Monday
Contact
Call 208.885.3586
Email pagallery@uidaho.edu
prichardart.org
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Wild at Art

Wild at Art is a contemporary, paint-your-own-pottery studio located in Moscow, Idaho. Whether you are painting pottery or canvas or glass, we offer a variety of media for you to express your creative side. The studio is open to the public on a drop-in basis during regular studio hours and is also available as a venue for your next personalized group event or private party by arrangement. They are always announcing new events and artistic activities, so be sure to like the Facebook and Instagram pages to stay in touch. If you are looking for a great way to spend time in Moscow, walk in, grab some paint, and explore the artist within!

Where & when
118 East 3rd Street, Moscow, ID 83843
Wednesday-Saturday 12:00-7:00 p.m.
Sunday 12-5 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday, closed
Contact
(208) 669-2425
gettingwilderatart@gmail.com
moscowwildatart.com
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