502 2nd Ave E, Durand, WI
Saturday 10-2 or by chance or appt.
Featuring the 2013 summer paintings by Jean Accola, painted in Wisconsin and
Northern Minnesota. And see the compilation of some of her paintings and travels in
fine art books produced in the gallery.
Demonstration: Jean will demonstrate the process of creating a fine art book – ongoing.
W9012 pottery ln, Arkansaw, WI
Open year round by appt.
Come visit Linda Day and Bruce Dunlap in their rural home and
studio –Linda’s colorful animal-themed pottery & Bruce’s fun
retro paintings await!
Guest Artist: Dick Lee – Hand-turned wood, regionally sourced
Demonstrations: Tile-making with visitor’s participation.
115 Blue Goose Hill Rd, Plum City WI
Come visit this picturesque horse farm and enjoy Wendy Ike’s equine inspired watercolors, charcoals and acrylic paintings.
Kay Geraghty – Photography & photo renditions
Penny Sciascia – Artisan quilter
Demonstrations: Learn the theory behind designing quilt blocks – then try your hand at the design board! View the finished quilt designed by visitors’ squares during the 2012 Fresh Art Fall Tour.
N3203 Plum Valley Rd, Plum City WI
Nestled deep in Little Plum Valley, Little Plum Pottery features the wood-fired, hand-thrown stoneware of the husband/wife team of thrower Art Gannett and glazer Barbara Andersen.
Demonstration: Ongoing potter’s wheel demonstrations – visitors are encouraged to try their hands at it.
404 First St, Pepin, WI
Regular hours: Th-Mon, Labor Day – Memorial Day (Call for seasonal hours).
Inspired by the majestic bluffs, Mighty Mississip and the exceptional jewelry and artwork that has passed through her gallery in the past 20 years, Rebecca is once again creating her own river-inspired jewelry.
Demonstration: Rebecca will demonstrate wax carving of jewelry, leading into the casting process which shows the exciting and gratifying transformation from wax to metal.
6. Barbara Mcilrath Studio
N1444 Cty Road N, Pepin, WI
Not a retail business – open during tour schedule & by appt.
Studios & gallery in restored timber-frame barn on a 19th century homestead near Pepin.
Featured artist: Barbara Beshoar McIlrath – contemporary landscape & botanical oil paintings, drawings & monotype prints
Guest Artists: Dodie Logue – paintings & drawingsMary Logue – textiles, hooked rugs and books
Demonstrations: How to build a painting, beginning with sketchbook and drawing. Rug hooking by Mary Logue
W3560 Hwy 35, Maiden Rock, WI
Regular hours: Friday-Sunday, 10-5pm
Cultural Cloth promotes extraordinary handwork made by women from around the world in a historic home located in downtown Maiden rock.
Featured Artist: Leah Werner – Ceramic sculpture
Demonstration: Slide show ongoing of our teaching in Guatemala
N531 County Rd S, Maiden Rock, WI
Open year around (call for reservations or use our online booking)
Maiden Rock Inn “Where Sleeping in School is Cool.” Design, Craftsmanship & Heart have been dedicated to renovating the former 1906 schoolhouse into a B&B. Signature-Creative, Healthful Cookery, with elements of surprise.
Featured Artist: Christine Foster – Works in watercolor, oil, chalk or pencil.
Guest Artists: Kristin Smith Procter – Silk scarves, watercolor & mixed media
Suz Kraft – Acrylic painting
Demonstrations: All three artists will be demonstrating at random times throughout the tour.
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.
N944 133rd St, Plum City, WI
Home studio open by appt / Art & Soul Gallery in Alma, open seasonally.
Many new paintings by Gail as she celebrates the 10th year at her rural studio.
Guest Artist: Mari Jackson - Watercolor & gourd art
Demonstration: Pastel painting - ongoing
W3706 110th Ave, Maiden Rock, WI
Peter & Mary Deneen, Martha Winter Handmade pottery * Salt kiln & gallery * Pottery studio * Woodland trails * Blufftop view of Lake Pepin
Featured Artists: Paul & Denise Morris – Wood & salt fired stoneware — horse, rabbit, fish & landscape designs
Demonstration: Wheel throwing and pressing apple cider
N3002 Co Rd CC, Maiden Rock, WI
Open by appt.
Clay & nature unite at Kaye Luetke’s rural studio where she creates unique art tiles and sculpture for home & garden enjoyment.
Featured Artist: Sue Filbin – Nature printing
Guest Artist: Juli Henriksen – One-of-a-kind artwear for women
Demonstrations: Clay extruding, slab rolling, nature printing and printing in clay
N2030 Spring St, Stockholm, WI
Regular hours: M-Th 10-5; Fri-Sat 10-6; Sun 11-5 (Tour Hours: 10am-6pm)
One of the midwest’s premier galleries featuring local and regional work.
Featured Artist: Maria Dudley Kowalski – oil & watercolor
Demonstration: Watercolor demonstrations—ongoing.
W8851 Cty Road N, Pepin, WI
Fresh and contemporary quilting by Yvonne Wilken, weaving by Beth Tabor and paintings by Matt Anderson at the historic Little Plum Schoolhouse built in 1899 on the banks of Little Plum Creek.
Demonstration: Quilting design and assembly, weaving —ongoing.
N3113 490th St, Bay City, WI
Open by appt.
Secluded farmstead & studio with outdoor sculpture; wander the prairie trails.
Guest Artists: Margy Balwierz – colorful clay tiles
Mark Nuebel – hammered jewelry
Demonstration: tile making, jewelry making