2023 Hidden in the Hills Artist Studio Tour

November 17, 18, & 19 and 24, 25, & 26
~ 10 am to 5 pm ~

The Hidden in The Hills Artist Studio Tour, presented by the Sonoran Arts League, provides an opportunity for the public to visit the workspaces of dedicated artists in the Sonoran Foothills, to learn about the artist’s methodology and process, and purchase art directly from the artists in a friendly, engaging atmosphere that showcases quality art.

A signature event, the 2023 tour will feature artists in various studio locations throughout the scenic Desert Foothills communities of Cave Creek, Carefree, and North Scottsdale.

Now in its 27th year, the free, self-guided studio tour offers seasoned collectors and art enthusiasts a rare chance to observe artists at work in their private studios during the six-day tour. The studio tour also attracts holiday shoppers seeking original and unique gifts.

Sonoran Arts League Hidden in the Hills Directory Cover

2023 Hidden in the Hills Studio Map & Artist Listing

Explore … Discover … Be Inspired!

The Desert Foothills is home to a truly vibrant arts community, and we encourage you to explore and be inspired as you meet the many acclaimed artist participants. Discover 164 artists at 41 studios spread across the communities of Cave Creek, Carefree, and North Scottsdale. Each studio offers an intimate setting allowing you to observe artists at work, discover the perfect holiday gifts, commission a new piece of artwork, learn more about a new medium, and support the richly talented artists of the Sonoran Arts League.

Artist’s HITH Key Dates 2023

  • Aug. 23 – Sept. 27:  CALL FOR ART — HITH Showcase at Desert Foothills Gallery @ DF Library   (Art Delivery Date: Oct. 5)
  • Saturday, Sept. 23:  Artist Directory Proofing & Show Instructions* @ The Holland Center:  34250N. 60th Street, Bldg B, Scottsdale
    Last name A-L: 3pm;  Last name M-Z: 4pm.       *Mandatory for all participants.
  • Through Nov. 6th:  Rent additional signs and/or purchase HITH Car Magnet

2023 Hidden in the Hills Committee

Co-Chair – Jane Boggs

Co-Chair – Gail Haire

Secretary – Nancy Palmisano

Communications / Newsletter – Jules Gallatig

Marketing – Carole Perry

Technical Liaison – Rachel Karls-Gomes

Signage/Permits – Dick Mueller

Signage/Permits – Joanie Wolter

Studio 1 Youth Art – Robin Ray

Directory Advertising – Gail Haire & Carol Tenwalde

Archives – Judy Darbyshire

Art from the Heart – Chris Heede

2022 Hidden in the Hills Directory