Buffalo Horn Gallery 167 West Sister Park Dr., 541-549-9378 Featuring the work of Ted Lettkeman, Alix and Gary Lynn-Roberts, western oil painter. Canyon Creek Pottery 310 North Cedar St., 541-390-2449, www.canyoncreekpotteryllc.com Fine handmade pottery by Kenneth G. Merrill made in Sisters. Cha For The Finest Gallery 183 East Hood Ave. www.chaforthefinest.com, 541-549-1140 4th Friday Art…

Outline Jewel &  Untitled rug by Lucy Begay

Natural solitude, big sky country, a lifetime spent more outdoors than indoors and the calming sense that living remote and being self-reliant brings—these are things few of us deeply know and understand today. There are places unburdened by towns, unbound by paved roads, where the greatest influence remains the weather and seasons. The Oregon Outback,…

quilt

Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show(SOQS) announces theme and major sponsors for the 42nd annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show which will take place Saturday, July 8. SOQS Sunday will be held on July 9 at FivePine Lodge and Conference Center. Storytellers is the theme of this year’s show and the 2017 poster created by Sisters’ artist, Dan…

sisters folk festival lineup

The Folk Alliance Region West (FAR-West) awarded Sisters Folk Festival Inc. (SFF) the Organizational Achievement Award. FAR-West is a chapter of Folk Alliance International, who fosters and promotes traditional, contemporary and multicultural folk music, dance, storytelling and related performing arts in the U.S. SFF grew from an annual folk festival into an arts organization that…

Follow Your Bliss 
by Casey Gardner

My Own Two Hands (MOTH) is a regional celebration of the arts. Each year a theme is selected to inspire artists to create and donate a piece of art to be sold at the benefit auction in support of music and arts programming in the Sisters schools and community. Sisters students and the entire community…

civil war

The Northwest Civil War Council will present a full Civil War reenactment at The House on Metolius Meadow, May 20-21. The reenactment and living history camps include over 300 Civil War reenactors presenting living conditions and circumstances of the 1860s, as well as battle reenactments. This is the only event of its kind in Central…

Left: Cliff Fragua stands before his work, Po’Pay, 
on the day that it is permanently dedicated in the U.S. Capitol, Washington D.C
Right: Ancestors Song

Ask a discerning collector of Native American sculpture about a favorite piece and the name Cliff Fragua quickly gets mentioned. Offer his name to any well-known Native American artist in the Southwest, and instantly, a smile is followed by a story about this highly-respected Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico man and sculptor. One hundred monumental statues…

Aspen Shadows & Canyon View by Lisa Wiser

Seasonal Color-Inspirational Paths at the Black Butte Ranch Lodge Gallery Regional Landscape Artist Lisa Wiser announces a solo exhibit of recent work at the Black Butte Ranch Lodge Gallery during April and May. The opening reception will be April 20 from 5-7pm. The public is invited to visit and meet the artist. Seasonal Color-Inspirational Paths is…

Sisters on the road

The Roundhouse Foundation, in an effort to further its support for the arts and artists in Sisters and Central Oregon, invited a group of artists to experience artist in residency programming at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Penland School of Crafts, and Sitka…