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Sierra Art Trails 2024 Call for Artists

Promotional poster for Sierra Art Trails showcasing local artists and their work.

Update: This is a friendly reminder that the deadline to apply for the Sierra Art Trails 2024 Open Studio Tour is quickly approaching on June 3rd, 2024. We encourage you to take advantage of this prestigious event celebrating 21 years of artistic excellence. MOUNTAIN COMMUNITIES–The Call for Artists for the 21st Annual Sierra Art Trails Open Studio Tour is OPEN. ...

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Art Banner Project Aims to Beautify Local Communities

What makes us fall in love with a place? In truth, it could be many factors: Friendly people Vital businesses Mouthwatering restaurants Inviting shops Local entertainment Here in the mountain area of Madera County, we have them all plus more. One of the most intriguing features of a community often consists of its art on display. We are touched by ...

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SMQA “Gateway to Yosemite” Quilt Show Coming to Oakhurst

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OAKHURST — Join us for some good old-timey fun as we check out the beautiful quilts made by local artists at the Sierra Mountain Quilters Association’s 2023 “Gateway to Yosemite” quilt show at the Oakhurst Community Center. There will be vendors, raffle baskets, a quilt raffle, and a silent auction. These quilt shows are always a heap of fun, so ...

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The Visual Arts Are Happening in Madera County!

Image of a painting by Bonnie Bisbee.

MOUNTAIN COMMUNITIES — Great news for art lovers! With everything from art classes with the Yosemite Conservancy to an art retrospective featuring Bonnie Bisbee to art demonstrations with renowned local artists, there’s something for everyone! Check out what’s going on! Art Classes with the Yosemite Conservancy Starts: May 01, 2023 Occurs: Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until ...

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Pines Village Arts & Crafts Fair Coming to Bass Lake

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BASS LAKE — Looking for a one-of-a-kind decor or handmade gift? Look no further than the Pines Village Arts & Crafts Fair, held at Bass Lake! This event features a variety of local artists, small businesses, and vendors selling unique and custom items. Shop for jewelry, pottery, home decor, and much more. Whether you’re looking for a special souvenir or a unique ...

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Yosemite Renaissance 37 Returns to Circle Gallery

Image of a painting at the Yosemite Renaissance 37 exhibit.

MADERA — The prestigious Yosemite Renaissance 37 exhibit has returned to the Madera County Arts Council at Circle Gallery! Their mission is “to motivate artists to develop diverse interpretations of Yosemite and its varied landscapes.” There are many excellent art pieces that you definitely won’t want to miss, so we’ll see you there! Each year Circle Gallery has themed exhibitions ...

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Mariposa Arts Council Seeks Letters of Intent for Projects

Image of the banner ad for the Mariposa Arts Council's upcoming project.

MARIPOSA COUNTY — Mariposa County and the Mariposa Arts Council have been awarded an Our Town grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to work with artists to develop creative placemaking projects and artistic interventions that support the County’s Agriculture and Working Lands Conservation Plan (AWLCP). Specifically, the Arts Council and the Planning Department would like to work with ...

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2022 Christmas Boutique Coming to the Sierra Senior Center

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OAKHURST — The Sierra Senior Center in Oakhurst presents their 2022 Christmas Boutique on Sunday, November 27, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Come join in the holiday fun featuring local artists and artisans! Tables are available for only $20 each. You can RSVP at oakhurstsierraseniorcenter@gmail.com or by calling 559-658-2200. Check out some of the items you can find at the ...

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Pines Village Arts & Crafts Fair Coming to Bass Lake

Image of the flyer for the Pines Village Arts & Crafts Fair.

BASS LAKE — Join us for the Pines Village Arts & Crafts Fair at The Pines Resort at Bass Lake. This awesome event will be held November 25 – 27, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission! There will be over 20 unique craft vendors on each of the dates, who will be selling their hand-made items and ...

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