Northern Michigan Artists & Art

3 Wildly Creative Illustrators

Dennos Museum Fabulous Expansion

Take a Fall Gallery Tour (Good in Any Season!)

Canvas, Easel, Fresh Air...Plein Air Painting

Recent Books & Art Articles

Romancing the Retro with Northport Artist ‘The Feral Housewife’

The Feral Housewife’s quirky-cool collages, meticulously culled from vintage magazines and other ephemera, are joyous love letters to domestic bliss...

Indigenous Artist Samantha TwoCrow: Beads of Life

An Indigenous Northern Michigan artist in the modern world. This article first appeared in Traverse Northern Michigan. Find this story and more when...

July Swoon List: What Our Editors Are Obsessed with This Month

A swashbuckling family adventure on the Straits of Mackinac. Popsicles at the farmers market. New book releases. Mmm! July is just dandy. Here’s...

National Writers Series Hosts “Drama Free” Author Nedra Glover Tawwab

Nedra Glover Tawwab—licensed therapist, relationship expert and New York Times bestselling author—joins the National Writers Series in Traverse City...

July 2023 Events Calendar: 20+ Can’t-Miss Summer Events

Summer is heating up in Northern Michigan with 20+ local events taking place across the region. Be sure to check back! We’ll continue to update this...


Northern Michigan Writers, Books & Reading

Beaver Island's Mormon King

Aaron Stander Hits with Northern Michigan Whodunnits

When Truth Mattered

Man of Letters & Handcrafted Books

Lynne Rae Perkins, Newberry Winner

An Interview with Jim Harrison, a Literary Icon

Becoming Amish by Traverse Editor Jeff Smith

National Writers Series 2021 Lineup

Horse Soldiers Author Doug Stanton on Writing

Places That Inspired Hemingway, Volker and Harrison

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Getting to Northern Michigan