Idell Weiss studied art at Harvard-Radcliffe College, San Francisco City College, Cambridge, MA Center, and University of California Extension.
Her work has been juried into numerous local and national shows including those juried by Nathan Oliveira and Ruth Asawa, and appears in private and corporate collections.
Idell's works may be seen in various editions of American Art Collector, published by Alcove Books, Berkeley, CA. She has received cash awards and prizes for watercolor and acrylic paintings.
Her work may be described as “Landscapes—Representational and Otherwise” and tends to be responsive to the natural world. She paints in a variety of media, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, and mixed media.