||October 18, 2017
|Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios
A Free Self-Guided Tour of 100 Professional Artisan Workshops and Galleries
11-6 p.m., Weekends, Nov. 25- 26 & Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 16-17
(+ Dec. 18-24)
Various locations in and around Berkeley, California
Event Contact Number: 510 845-2612
Event Web site: http://www.berkeleyartisans.com
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BerkeleyArtisans
The Artists Invite You In!
Over 100 handpicked artists and craftspeople at
studios, workshops, creative spaces and galleries in and around Berkeley, California will open their doors to the public
for the 27th annual Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios. Saturdays and Sundays 11-6 p.m.
Nov. 25- 26 & Dec.2-3, 9-10, 16-17, (+ Dec.18-24)
A diverse assortment of fine art and craft will be available including:
blown glass, functional, decorative and sculptural ceramics,
ornaments, menorahs, painted & custom furniture, garden art, floor cloths,
one-of-a-kind clothing, modern textiles for home and body, leather bags, many styles of
jewelry, art made of up-cycled materials, sculpture, creative lighting,
photography, paintings, original and experimental prints, works on paper, mosaics, stained glass and more.
All work is handcrafted, and many pieces are one-of-a-kind.
A number of the artists and creative spaces also teach classes and workshops.
This self-guided tour presents a unique opportunity to
meet the artists, to buy original & creative gifts, and to see
working craft studios giving viewers a glimpse into
the creative process. Many studios are in the same
building or are clustered within walking distance to each other.
This much anticipated, popular event
is known for the high quality of the work shown.
This event is FREE
A list of participants and a map are available on-line at www.berkeleyartisans.com.
Printed maps / directories are available for pickup during the event at all participating locations or at
Berkeley Artisans, 2547 Eighth Street #24a, Berkeley CA 94710.