2015 Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour | FREE, Visit 38 Artists In their Natural Habitats

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Gorge Open Studios2015 Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour
April 10-12, 2015
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
More info: gorgeartists.org

Tour the Columbia River Gorge and meet artists in their studios during Blossom Festival. Thirty-eight Gorge artists will open their studios to the public, sharing their thoughts and processes with you. This year’s artists feature works in a variety of media including painting, drawing, jewelry, glass, sculpture, photography, textiles, fiber, and more!

Artists’ studios are located throughout the Mid-Columbia from Cascade Locks to The Dalles and from Parkdale, Oregon to Trout Lake, Washington. The tour is free and self- guided, with detailed guide maps available at gorgeartists.org/guide and at area Chambers of Commerce, Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River, The Dalles Art Center, and Big River Art and Crafts in Goldendale!

The tour is a juried event, with artists representing the highest quality work available in the region in a broad spectrum of media, styles, and subject matter. See where Gorge Artists work and what inspires them. Purchase and take home fabulous and meaningful art.

Within an hour’s drive from Portland, the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is famous for its dramatic vistas, waterfalls, hiking trails, windsurfing, and burgeoning art scene. The region also offers great food, hand-crafted wine and beer, and lodging for those wishing to take in the entire weekend. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to experience the art and beauty of the Columbia River Gorge at its best!

Gorge Artists is a non profit 501(c)3. Its mission is to advance and encourage artists in the Columbia River Gorge by building community among artists and the public, promoting art and business education, and providing opportunities for the public to experience and enjoy art.

For maps and more information visit gorgeartists.org, facebook.com/gaos.tour, email gaostudios@gmail.com, or contact Charlene Fort (541) 490-3899 or Kathy Watne (541) 490-6897.