(WINDSOR, ON) – The 6th annual Artist Open Studio Tour runs this weekend between 10:00am and 6:00pm both days. This free, self-guided studio tour offers the public the opportunity to visit the work spaces, studios, and galleries of professional artists who live and work in Windsor and Essex County.
This year’s studio tour features over 34 artists at 21 locations throughout Belle River, Amherstburg, LaSalle, and Windsor.
Visitors, who have taken part in previous years appreciate the quality of original locally made art. Find many artists showcasing their newest works and discover new favourites among the additions to the tour this year.
Tour-goers set their own pace, choosing the studios they wish to visit while exploring the art of Windsor and Essex County. Engage in interesting conversation with artists, learn about their work, observe first-hand their creative processes, enjoy demonstrations, and shop for that one special piece of art.
The Tour brochure includes photos of artist’s work, maps, addresses, and prize eligibility information. Brochures are available in tourist information centers throughout the county and online.
The Windsor Essex Artist Open Studio Tour is a project of The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Windsor Essex County, a registered non-profit, membership-based organization whose goal is to strengthen the arts and cultural sectors through cooperative relationships, special events, and community projects.