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

Libby’s Picks: Can’t-Miss Weekend Events September 15-24

From a hot air balloon festival in Bay Harbor to Traverse City's annual Germanfest, here are the Northern Michigan events happening now through...

Libby’s Picks: Events Happening this Weekend Sept. 8-11

From Harvest Days on Leelanau Peninsula to an annual winery Harvest BBQ party in Suttons Bay, here are the can't-miss Northern Michigan events...

Tusen Takk in Leelanau County Gives Artists a Place to Create

A Making Place | Artists around the world are talking about Tusen Takk Foundation's Leland guest house and studios. Take a look inside of this...

Libby’s Picks: Events Happening this Labor Day Weekend

From the Glen Arbor annual sidewalk sale to the Marquette blues fest, here are the Northern Michigan events you’re not going to want to miss this...

Final Ode to Summer: Northern Michigan Events this September 2022

Celebrate the final weeks of summer and prepare to welcome a gorgeous Northern Michigan fall with these local events, end-of-summer celebrations and...


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

Books & Arts Videos

Getting to Northern Michigan