Veins of Creative Gold Run Through Julian’s Foundation

Fine Art ~ Galleries ~ Studios ~ Events

Art By Linda Todd-Limon

Art By Linda Todd-Limon

- Charlene Pulsonetti

Julian offers something around every corner to inspire the senses, making it an ideal sanctuary for artists     and musicians.

Talented artists from around the world gather in Julian to share their paintings, sculptures, jewelry and crafts at exhibitions, workshops, events and studios throughout the year. A handmade work of art from the region’s talented artisans serves as a memento, a reminder to come back and visit again and again.

Music entices listeners to relax — or, if it takes your fancy, dance and cut loose — in historic venues and picturesque, open-air locales.

Creativity doesn’t stop in Julian — it’s part of the culture, inviting everyone to take part in the festivities. 

Organizations & Galleries

Julian Arts Guild 

This professional organization of artists and musicians presents arts events and hosts a website to promote the work of its member artists.

JAG Art Gallery: Sat.-Sun., 11 am-5 pm, 2608 B St.

Arts Guild Demonstrations: Fourth Tues., 6 pm, Julian Library Community Room, 1850 Hwy. 78

Borrego Art Institute: Desert and Southwestern art, emphasizing local artists Jan.-May, Tues.-Sun., 10 am-4 pm, at 665 Palm Canyon Dr. 760-767-5152

Borrego Art Institute 14th Annual Plein Air Invitational: March 4-31

Banner Queen Gallery: Artwork by Robert Freeman and Julian artists • Fri.-Sun., 1-5 pm 36766 Hwy. 78, 7 miles east of Julian 

Julian Jewel Box & Art Gallery: The artistry of jewelry making • 2125 Main St. 760-765-1139 •

Julian Weaving Works: Fiber arts for the home and wearable art • Fiber arts classes Thurs.-Sun., 10 am-4 pm • 30352 Hwy. 78, Santa ysabel • 760-765-1986

The Mitchell Studio Gallery: Artwork by Charlotte Mitchell • Call for gallery hours • 760-765-1102 •

Santa Ysabel Art Gallery: Exhibits of contemporary and traditional works • Intersection of Hwys. 78 and 79, Santa Ysabel • Thurs.-Mon., 1-5 pm and by appt. 760-765-1676 •

Crow and Lilac: Artwork and handmade body products by Sonja Kodimer • 2608 B St. • Thurs. and Mon. 1-5 pm, Fri.-Sun. 11 am-
5 pm

Kat’s Yarn & Craft Cottage 2000 Main St., Ste. 106 • Wed.-Mon., 10 am-5 pm • 619-246-8585 

San Diego Yarn Crawl: Sept. 12-15 •

Open by Appointment

Lakeview Gallery: Original Balinese, Australian Aboriginal, outsider contemporary art and jewelry • 312-320-4324

Skagen Ranch Studio: Representing paintings and traditional art from India, Africa, Romania and beyond • 252-671-3727

Studio M Pottery: Clay and ceramic pottery • P.O. Box 208, Julian, CA 92036

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