Four Reasons to Go To Sandpoint

Outskirts Gallery in Hope Idaho

Small, intensive art classes in this historic town overlooking the lake with internationally-known artists.

  • August 29 is the 1-day brush workshop with Glenn Grishkoff.
  • September 12-13 features Tom Woodward and Glenn Grishkoff for "photographing the brushed landscape."
Contact the gallery at 208.264.5696 or organizer

ArtWalk II 2009
Continuing through September 13, more than 40 businesses and art venues. Emerging to well-established artists. Don't miss: Ben Olson's photography at Downtown Crossing; Ruth Hargreaves' paintings and Will Venard's sculpture at Taylor-Parker Motor; Dan McCann's assemblages at Pend Oreille Winery, and the photography show at the Pend Oreille Arts Council gallery (in the Power House).
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Artists' Studio Tour
Only one week remaining to tour artists' studios throughout the beautiful Bonner countryside, including out through Sagle, in Sandpoint and up into Hope. Go to

Sandpoint in general
Log on to for movies at the Panida, concerts, places to eat and a whole bunch of cool stuff to do. No shortage of fabulous restaurants. Fun little shops to wander around. Gorgeous lake. Good karma.