Sat, May 13|
Various Artist Studios in Washougal, WA
Washougal Studio Artists Mother's Day Tour
Free Self-Guided Tour
Time & Location
May 13, 2023, 10:00 AM – May 14, 2023, 4:00 PM
Various Artist Studios in Washougal, WA, Washougal, WA, USA
About the Event
Washougal Studio Artists Tour Celebrates Sixth Year this Mother’s Day Weekend
WASHOUGAL, WA - The Washougal Studio Artists Tour, now in its sixth year, is excited to invite art enthusiasts to explore the artistic heart of Washougal. This Mother's Day weekend self-guided event will take place on May 13-14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring 25 talented artists spread across 9 unique studio locations.
The tour celebrates the artistry found within the community, offering visitors the opportunity to discover and admire the eclectic group of artists producing a variety of media, including paintings, sculpture, mixed media, handmade jewelry, acrylic, watercolor, oil, fused glass, fiber arts, and more. This year's tour also features a new collective, the Adret' Artist Collective at Studio #6, comprised of five local artists who share studio space and inspiration to create mixed media, collage, and acrylic art.
This year's tour showcases several new artists, including bronze sculptor and painter David Van Zandt, Peace By Piece Pottery by Jennifer Patel, DK Designs with Jenni Armstrong's pyrography, and leather arts. LesleyAnne Ezelle of Moonview Alpaca Farm creates woven alpaca fur items and pottery as well as a creative couple, acrylic artist Nancy Carkin, and woodworking artist, Jeff Mayhew
The tour’s newly redesigned website, washougalstudioartists.org offers visitors the opportunity to explore the world of each artist, with in-depth profiles showcasing their unique styles and creative processes. The website also features an interactive Google Map integration, allowing visitors to easily find driving directions to each studio location, as well as local Washougal restaurants and hotels.
"We are thrilled to celebrate our sixth year of the Washougal Studio Artists Tour and excited to offer visitors our interactive website and driving map for a more immersive experience," said Shirley Bishop, co-organizer, and local glass artist. "Our artists are eager to share their passion for art with visitors and give them a glimpse into their creative process."
This free self-guided tour is a perfect opportunity to bring mothers, friends, or family along for a special and memorable experience. With one-of-a-kind treasures and unique creations available, the Washougal Studio Artists Tour offers a fun day out and an opportunity to find an ideal Mother's Day gift.