Gift ideas, gift solutions

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Need gift ideas? We are here to help. We have original art in prices that will please every budget. For the fine art lover on your list, check out the selection of works at our online store, Fine Art Mart. You can sort by price, color, size, artist and more. You’ll find scenic landscapes by […]

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Art Beat is Oct. 1

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Elk Rapids kicks off its Fall Color Peaking Tour with Art Beat of Elk Rapids on Saturday, Oct. 1. Three of Northern Michigan’s award-winning galleries will be participating in an open house gallery walk from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each Elk Rapids gallery is special, and all offer original fine art, along with many […]

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All-new Alan Maciag exhibit extended through September

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Alan Maciag’s exhibit at Twisted Fish Gallery, featuring new paintings created specifically for this show, has been extended through September. “A Rural Perspective: Paintings of the Michigan Landscape” now runs through Sept. 28. Maciag is well known for his landscapes and plein air paintings, made throughout Michigan, “from Midland to Charlevoix,” he says. The paintings […]

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‘A Rural Perspective’ video tour

Get a virtual tour of Alan Maciag’s latest exhibit, “A Rural Perspective,” through the artist’s own eyes and words with this clever and fascinating video. If you haven’t seen the show yet, this will certainly whet your appetite.

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‘From Within — A Departure From Reality’

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Twisted Fish Gallery is presenting a unique northern Michigan art experience in July.  A not-before-seen art exhibit, “From Within — A Departure from Reality,” features the works of 14 area artists who use unconventional approaches to visual experiences. The free exhibit continues through July 30 at the gallery, 10443 S. Bayshore Dr., one mile south […]

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‘Local Color’ on exhibit in June

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“Local Color,” the June exhibition at Twisted Fish Gallery, features the works of Margaret White, Margie Guyot and William White. The trio, all from Antrim County, are showing their recent works. The exhibit continues through June 26. There is no admission charge. Margaret White, of Kewadin, prefers oil pastels as her medium, using the techniques […]

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Art Beat is June 4

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Join us in Elk Rapids Saturday, June 4, for Art Beat, a tour of three galleries and multiple artist demonstrations. Our day is full at Twisted Fish. Just look at this schedule: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: Betty Bea Washburn painting watercolors 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Dick Davis making leather wristbands 11 a.m.-1 p.m.: Charles Murphy painting watercolors […]

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‘Cuba in Transition’ talk May 25

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The four artists who traveled to Cuba last fall will talk about the political and cultural changes under way in the island nation. The talk, “Cuba in Transition,” will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Twisted Fish Gallery, one mile south of Elk Rapids. The talk is in conjunction with the […]

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‘Havana 2015’ exhibit in May

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Kathie Carpenter thinks she got to Cuba at just the right time. Carpenter and three friends were in a group that traveled in October 2015. She said people who have traveled subsequently told her the island was “overrun with tourists.” The four artists will give a talk, “Cuba in Transition,” at Twisted Fish Gallery May […]

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What a weekend!

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We have such a fun, art-filled weekend planned! First of all, on Thursday, Oct. 1, “Watercolor Adventures,” classes taught by Charles Murphy, pictured at left, begin. The classes are every Thursday in October, 9:30 a.m. to noon. You can sign up for as many as you want; cost for each class is $40. Learn more […]

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