502 2nd Ave E, Durand, WI
Gallery Hours: Open most Saturdays 10-2 or by chance or appt.
The Accola Gallery has been part of the tour since the tour’s inception and yet Jean Accola continues to ‘trip’ the creative trigger with new directions in her paintings—from plein air landscapes to abstraction
Demonstration: Jean discusses/demos the development of an abstract painting.
W9012 pottery ln, Arkansaw, WI
Gallery Hours: Open year round by appt.
Linda Day & Bruce Dunlap’s shared studio & home is in an idyllic country setting – come see their new creations!
Featured Artist: Erika Mock – Eco-wearables & other free spirited contemporary Art for the Body.
Demonstrations: Tile-making with visitor’s participation.
N1775 Big Hill Rd, Pepin WI
High above beautiful Hicks Valley come see watercolors & landscape quilts —Elaine’s new studio is tucked into the woods.
Guest Artist: Rita McGovern – watermedia painting
Demonstration: Watercolor demonstrations – ongoing.
Art Gannett & Barbara Andersen
N3203 Plum Valley Rd, Plum City WI
Little Plum Valley has a beauty all its own. Our wood-fired stoneware expresses our joy in living here --- & our terra-cotta pumpkins show how much fun it is.
Demonstration: Ongoing potter’s wheel demonstrations – watch or try it yourself!
404 First St, Pepin, WI
Hours: Long weekends and evening hours – please check bnoxgold.com
Rebecca Paquette, owner of BNOX Jewelry Studio, celebrates the alluvial waters of the Mississippi River through her own fluid, river-inspired jewelry designs. BNOX is an exceptional jewelry gallery set amongst & inspired by the majestic bluffs of the river.
Demonstration: Wax carving & design preparation for the casting process.
6. T & C Latané
412 2nd St, Pepin, WI
Hours: - Call for Hours
Exquisite metalwork using hand tools and traditional skills. The judicious use of heat and force results in works of delicate & controlled beauty.
Demonstration:Tom will be working at the forge.
W3560 Hwy 35, Maiden Rock, WI
Regular hours: Thursday-Sunday, 10-5pm
Cultural Cloth promotes exquisite handwork for the home & personal accessories made primarily by women throughout the developing world.
Featured Artist: Leah Werner – Functional and whimsical earthenware indoor/outdoor sculptures & functional pottery. Demonstration: Slide show ongoing of our craft development work in Guatemala, & hand-building sculpture.
8. GChris Sculpture Studio/Gallery
E298 Cleveland St, Nelson, WI
Visit GChris Sculpture Studio/Gallery (1885 farmhouse/barn on 30-acre scenic Mississippi River bluffside) & interact with sculptor Chris and his mobile/stabile sculptures.
N3049 Nelson Lane, Stockholm, WI
Visit a 19th century farmhouse, new home of the Black Cat Farmstead fiber studio –handspun yarns, locally-grown wool & a restored 19th century Swedish barn loom in operation. In the “big studio,” explore large-scale sculptural works in stone, metal and bronze by Andrea Myklebust & Stanton Sears.
Demonstration: Spinning, weaving & woodcarving throughout the weekend.
Gail’s been very busy at her country studio! Come & see her new work where nature and paintings join together.
Guest Artist: Mari Jackson- Watercolor & gourd art
Demonstration: Pastel painting on-going by Gail/Gourd art techniques on-going by Mari.
W3706 110th Ave, Maiden Rock, WI
Welcome to our blufftop studio, gallery, gardens and woodland walk with views of Lake Pepin.
Featured artists: Bear Paw Paperworks/Fiber – Two-dimensional wall art using needle felted wool or handmade paper;
Paul & Denise Morris – Stoneware pottery painted by Denise with animal & nature motifs.
Demonstration: Salt firing and wheel throwing.
N3002 Co Rd CC, Maiden Rock, WI
Hours: Open year round by chance or appt
Come enjoy this unique country art studio featuring creative ceramic art, mosaics & oil paintings. Participate in raku firings with John Luetke & Mark Lusardi.
Guest artist: Sue Filbin – nature prints
Demonstrations: Slab rolling & extruding clay, glazing, raku firing & printing leaves.
13. Abode Gallery
N2030 Spring St, Stockholm, WI
Regular hours: Daily from 10-6
One of the midwest’s premier galleries featuring local and regional work.
Featured artist: Reid Thorpe – painter
Demonstration: Painting demonstrations—ongoing.
W8851 Cty Road N, Pepin, WI
Traditional and contemporary quilting by Penny Sciascia, photo renditions by Kay Geraghty and Matt Anderson’s rural scenes painted in Plein Air are featured at the historic Little Plum Schoolhouse built in 1899 on the banks of Little Plum Creek.
Guest Artist: Kathy Steinke – original clay sculptures
Demonstration: Quilting design & the plein air process—ongoing.
15. John Turula
N3113 490th St, Bay City, WI
Open by appt
Secluded farmstead & studio with outdoor sculpture; wander the prairie trails.
Guest Artist: Margy Balwierz – colorful clay tiles
Demonstration: tile making