Site 1 Accola Gallery
1. Accola Gallery
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.

Site 2 Day/Dunlap
2. Day/Dunlap Studio
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.

Site 3 Elaine Seifert Studio
3. Elaine Seifert Studio
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.

Site 4 Little Plum Pottery
4. Little Plum Pottery
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!

Site 5 BNOX
5. BNOX Jewelry Studio
404 First St, Pepin, WI

Hours: Long weekends and evening hours – please check

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.

Site 6 T & C Latané

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.

Site 7 Cultural Cloth
7. Cultural Cloth
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.

Site 8 GChris 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.

Site 9 Black Cat Farmstead
9. Black Cat Farmstead
Andrea Myklebust
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.

Site 10 Gail Pommerening

10. Gail Pommerening
N944 133rd St, Plum City, WI

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.

Site 11 Pepin Farm Pottery
11. Pepin Farm Pottery
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.

Site 12 Flaming Fire Art Studio
12. Flaming Fire Art Studio
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.

Site 13 Abode Gallery

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.

Site 14 Little Plum Schoolhouse
14. Little Plum Schoolhouse
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.

Site 15 John Turula

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