Tour participants will be able to tour 16 studios and the Eureka Springs School of the Arts (ESSA). The event will offer a behind-the-scenes experience featuring more than 20 working fine artists and fine craft persons demonstrating a wide variety of media including painting, sculpture, pottery, weaving and fiber arts, jewelry and assemblage art.
Free, self-guided tour
A map guidebook and signs posted along the route will orient the self-guided tour. Each studio will provide unique insights into the creative process and offer a selection of exquisite art and handcrafted gifts available for purchase in every price range.
Tour hours on Friday and Saturday will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Special events will include a raku firing demonstration, bamboo flute making demonstration and a presentation by Arkansas Living Treasure Doug Stowe on Sunday at 2 p.m. at ESSA's campus.
Information about participating artists, studio locations, lodging and restaurant sponsors, the schedule of special events and more is available at the www.eurekaspringsstudiotour.com or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the email newsletter update list.