Local residents, students and visitors are invited to participate in a self-guided tour of artists’ studios throughout San Benito County during the San Benito County Arts Council’s annual Open Studios Art Tour on Saturday & Sunday, April 22nd- 23rd from 10 am- 4 pm. This year’s tour features 28 local artists and artisans and showcases works in painting, photography, pottery & ceramics, stained-glass, jewelry and more! Open Studios is a great way for locals and out of town visitors to meet the artists, view and purchase original works of art, learn more about the processes of art-making and enjoy a scenic tour throughout San Benito County.
You can download a copy of the OPEN STUDIOS MAP here. Maps are also available at ARTspace at 240 Fifth St. in downtown Hollister or at the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce. Please call 831.636.2787 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Here is a full list of the participating artists: Allison Barnes, Amber Henderson, Andrea McCann, Barbara Scoles, Bryan Proehl, Carol Shields, Christine West, Cindy Couling, Clay Peer, Dustin Kinsley, Eric Tapley, Georgesse Gomez, Jan Wynne, Jane Rekedal, John Robrock, Kathleen Sheridan, Kent Child, Laurie Tholen, Leslie Holtaway, Linda Bjornson, Lisa Rivoallon, Louise Roy, Mike Ballen, Rhoda Bloom, Sally Diggory, SanDee Adams Shelly Trabucco and Susan Shirley.
Open Studios is made possible by the California Arts Council, Aromas Hills Artisans, Sally Street Studios, Jane Rekedal Pottery, Gayle Sleznick and Andrea McCann.