artOPENer Studio Tour is May 5-6
The 10th annual artOPENer Studio Tour, set for the first weekend in May, will include ten studios from Stillwater, Minn., to Hudson and River Falls.
Visitors are invited to meet and chat with artists working in a variety of mediums including glass, jewelry, painting, pottery and sculpture.
Hours will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 5 and 6.
The artOPENer tour features artwork for sale, as well as glassblowing, printmaking and potter's wheel demonstrations throughout the weekend.
The tour offers the opportunity to visit a mix of artists' studios and galleries along the St. Croix River. The 10 studio/ galleries will showcase the work of 18 artists.
Nationally and regionally recognized artists include Melissa Belanger, Michael Bond, Patrick Casanova, Joe Christensen, Sarah Dudgeon, Gary Erickson, Elaine Frederickson, Kirk Freeman, Chad Jerzak, Katia Pflipsen Olivova, Nolan Prohaska, Paul Randall, Jude Ryan Reiling, Douglas and Renee Sigwarth, Marjorie Wade, Richard Reynolds Ward, Rhonda Willers and Laurie Wilson.
For maps, images of artists' work and more information, visit the website www.artopener.com