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CLASS REGISTRATIONS must be received in advance. Please pay attention to class registration cut-off dates. Cut-off dates are established by the instructor so we will cancel a class if the minimum enrollment is not met by that date.  To register for a class, click on the register button at the bottom of a class description.  You will be able to choose to print off a form and mail it with a check or a credit card number or you may choose to complete the online form and pay using PayPal.  If you choose to print the form and mail it, you must complete all the information in order for us to process it.

We offer several SERIES of events, both in classes and live music categories and also have a CULINARY ARTS PROGRAM and a CERAMICS PROGRAM.  A general description of each series or program is at the top of each appropriate tab, then individual events are posted by date. Classes for children may be found under the Kids' Events tab.

Please note our PHOTO POLICY: We take photos of events, including classes, for use in promoting our programs at the Barn. If you participate in any event, a photo that includes you may be used on the website, in brochures or in flyers.
Classes & WorkshopsExhibitsPerformancesSpecial EventsKids' Events
Date: December 1-30
Everyday our resident artist give the gift of art. They keep creating to make art not because they expect to always sell it but because it gives them joy, It is a bonus when it does sell. But the biggest bonus is when people come in and are inspired or that painting or creation sparked a memory. When we see joy in that child's eye or that older gentleman that sees and old farming scene and it sparks a memory. 

Please Join us December 14th form 4pm  to 8pm for an evening reception.

We would like to thank all those that have came to our exhibit openings and enjoyed our art.

This months exhibit features our resident artist and invited artist, it includes all mediums including furniture, wooden bowls, ceramics, beautiful created Santa's by Mary Lou Wayne.

Pictured here is a scratchboard titled "Down & Dirty" by resident artist Linda Shewey.
Our Natural World
Date: December - February
Our Natural World

The Loafing Shed is the home of our Resident artist Gallery. 

The resident artist present this exhibit for your enjoyment. As you will see, they embrace many art mediums and many styles. We hope you will enjoy the exhibit and come visit our artist in their studios, Our artists are Happy to answer your questions and most of them will be happy to accept commissions.

Image is a textile creation by Jennifer Whitted titled "Winter Solstice" 

Nick Bode
Date: December
We have continued part of the Nick Bode Exhibit for the month of December.
  Nick Bode Biography Nick Bode was born in 1950 in Rhinelander, Wisconsin and in 1960 moved with his family to Moscow, Idaho. He has lived there ever since. He began painting watercolor while in high school and studied art at the University of Idaho. He worked in construction and farming for a number of years before joining his family's restaurant and beverage business from 1979 to 1998, at which point he returned to construction. He retired in 2002 and returned to watercolor in 2003.

His work appears often at various venues around North Idaho and Eastern Washington. He also enters work in various juried shows. His first solo show, the Farmer’s Market series, was at the Third Street Gallery in Moscow, Idaho and consisted of some forty-five works, many which now hang in private collections. He is a member of the Palouse Watercolor Socius and the Idaho Watercolor Society


Andrew Sewell
Date: January and February

Fine art watercolors by Viola Idaho Artist Andrew Sewell

Opening Reception January 4th, 5pm - 7pm

BARN & SHOP HOURS:  HOLIDAY HOURS Monday through Sunday 10 am to 6 pm.
CLOSED: New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.