Art Groups
Plein Air Painters of Idaho (PAPI) Plein Air Painters of Idaho are dedicated to promoting on location painting among its members and other artists state wide at scenic locations that depict an environmentally unique ecosystem and historic places.
Local Art Classes
Please contact us if you know of a local art class or workshop. Please visit our Events page for special workshops.

Many of these regular, ongoing classes are suitable for beginners and held at the following local businesses. Please visit the store or website for information on class schedules.
Loretta West Zentange and watercolor.
Sheila Bledsoe
On-going art classes offered Tuesday mornings 10 am to 12:30 pm at Golden Spike 55+ Community Center In Rathdrum. Students paint subjects of their choice in the medium of their choice.
Joe Kronenberg
Pastel or Oil Class at Spokane Arts on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday from 1- 4 for $20.00. Join this on going class at any time. Drawing classes in Coeur d'Alene. Call for medium and times. See for details

Sandie Key
(208) 667-1534
On-Going Painting Classes
  • Acrylics, Thurs. eves. 6:00-8:00pm, Michaels Arts and Crafts. New each time. Call (208) 772-6333 or Sandie at (208) 667-1534
  • Watercolors, ongoing every Tuesday morning, 9:30 am - 12:00 noon. Call Sandie (208) 667-1534.
  • Private lessons, as requested by appointment Call Sandie (208) 667-1534.
Wes Hanson Class Schedules for Plein Air Outings and Workshop Schedule from Spokane Arts.
Terry Lee Painting Classes. Visit the website at
  • Tuesday Painting Class 9am - 3pm. Call ahead. Website at
  • Monday evening 5:30-8:30 $15.00. Class alternates from portrait painting and life drawing.
Spokane Art Supply Showing list of all their workshops.
Blanchard Community Center Art classes offered regularly.
Newsletters, Online Advice and Tutorials
Angel Gallery Fine arts, photography, pottery, glass, and gifts all from local artists.
The Art Spirit Gallery The Art Spirit is a fine art and fine craft gallery located in downtown Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The gallery features original work by established artists from the northwest region and emerging artists.
Coeur d'Alene Galleries Coeur d'Alene Galleries offers a variety of works by historical masters as well as established contemporary artists.
Emerge Emerge will collaborate with emerging artists to gain participation in teaching and sharing skills, and build up community events to engage individuals in supporting the arts. We will participate in local Art Walk events with rotating monthly shows featuring artists participating in Emerge.
The Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center
(The Old Church)
This Arts and cultural center in Post Falls is open to the public daily during the week from 9-2.
Painter's Chair Fine Art Gallery Offering original and limited edition paintings, sculptures, and glassworks by over thirty highly sought after and nationally renown contemporary artists.
FYI North Idaho List of galleries and museums.
Scans, Cards, Art prints, Photo Services
Digital Color Through innovative solutions, advanced technology and talented team members, we provide world-class digital printing services for commercial, fine art and photo customers.
Community Links
The Coeur d’Alene Arts and Culture Alliance The Coeur d’Alene Arts and Culture Alliance exists to educate area residents and visitors about the arts and cultural activities available in our community and to assist artists and arts entities to successfully achieve their goals.
Coeur d'Alene Area Chamber of Commerce The premier business organization in North Idaho.
Lake City Playhouse The Lake City Playhouse is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community theater - the only community theater in Kootenai County. The Lake City Playhouse has been providing the local community affordable access to quality theater productions since 1961.
Women Through the Ages This three-minute video created by EggMan consists of images from 500 Years of Female Portraits in Western Art.