The Art Society of Strathcona County is proud to present its second annual art studio tour June 24, 25 2017. The Hidden Treasures Open Art Studio Tour is a two day self-guided tour which is free to the public. This tour invites the public into the home studio spaces of local Strathcona County artists to experience their creative process, view their artwork and purchase art for sale. Many of the artists will have draws for a special work of art. This studio tour is a unique event featuring artists who work in many mediums such as oil, watercolor, mixed media, sculpture, pottery, glass, metal work and others. Some of the home studios are set in beautiful garden settings. Ten artists will also be set up in the A.J. Ottewell Center, (Red Barn) and the Loft Gallery in the Ottewell Center will also be open.
The Clay Hut and Studio One will be hosting two potters and one glass artist, who will have many works available for sale. On Sunday, June 25th, Smeltzer House will also be hosting a Heritage Tea from 1pm to 4pm.
The tour also includes two galleries, Gallery 501 and Spark Gallery. All studios will be open both days from 10am to 5pm.