Final Report:
Woodworking Unplugged

Making a Windsor chair with hand-tools and green wood.

ArtsGrowLearning Exhibition

A touring exhibit showcasing Idaho Student artwork created through the ArtsPowered Schools program.

Final Report:
Sound for Film

Zach Voss on how a good sound mix makes a film watchable just about anywhere.

2018 Traditional Arts Apprenticeships Announced

6 pairs of masters and apprentices were awarded $3000 each to support continuation of Idaho’s artistic and occupational traditions.


A total of $487,000 was awarded to 102 organizations and schools in 29 communities.

The Business of Art Workshop

Business basics for artists, presented at Emerge in Coeur d’Alene, May 20, 2017.

Leather Braiding in Montpelier

Instructors and students from Idaho, Utah, Wyoming, and Montana gathered in Montpelier for three days of leather braiding and knot tying.

Final Report:

Seth Teichert of MacKay teaches Morgan Buckert the basics of boot making.

2017 Arts Grants Announced

Fiscal Year 2017 annual grants to organizations and schools.

Statement about NEA funding

Issued on March 16, 2017, concerning federal budgeting priorities and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Arts Grow Learning

In the 2016-2017 school year, over 750 of Idaho’s students in 14 schools participated in Artspowered Schools artist residencies.

Final Report:
Gerri Sayler

Watch Moscow artist Gerri Sayler create Intertwined, a sculptural installation at the Method Gallery in Seattle.

Rawhide Rendezvous

20 rawhide braiders meet in Salmon for a weekend of business and technical skills workshops.

Master Artists in Challis

Three teams of masters and apprentices demonstrate their art and traditions in Challis.

New Website!

Welcome to the new website for Arts Idaho, the state agency more formally known as the Idaho Commission on the Arts.

The Business of Art Workshop

Business basics for artists, presented in partnership with Surel’s Place in Boise, November 12, 2016.