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Exeter Open Studios
20 Mar to 22 Mar
Exeter Open Studios (EOS) is an artist-led art festival showcasing work by local artists living and working in Devon during the Spring with over 100 artists will be displaying their work across Exeter and Topsham from Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd March, giving art lovers and buyers an exclusive peek into their creative lives. It is a real opportunity to discover original and affordable art in Exeter and simultaneously have a fun creative weekend with the family.
Green Door Art Trail
28 Mar to 29 Mar
More than 40 Green Door artists will be opening their studios and homes, offering the chance to take a peek at where they work and purchase original works of art, prints and cards. Artists in the South Lakes area, Cumbria and North Lancashire.
Anglesey Arts Weeks
28 Mar to 12 Apr
60 painters, sculptors, photographers, printmakers, installation artists and craftworkers open their studios to visitors, along with 5 galleries. You may find anything from cards, prints and original works of art to buy; see anything from works in progress to exhibitions of contemporary art. Venues include studios, chapels, barns, sheds, galleries and artists’ homes
Columbia Open Studios | USA
11 Apr to 12 Apr
a weekend-long, free tour of artists’ studios in the Greater Columbia, South Carolina area, including all of Richland and Lexington counties
Open Studios Ayrshire
24 Apr to 27 Apr
Come and enjoy the stunning Ayrshire coastline and countryside from Troon to Ballantrae - and take away a beautiful painting | photograph | vessel ... to enjoy every day and remind you of your visit! Artists, cafters, photographers invite you to their workspaces and studios ~ Inspiration from so many styles and methods
Open Up | Sheffield & South Yorkshire
2 May to 4 May, 9 May to 10 May
Open UpOver 150 artists in Sheffield and South Yorkshire in 63 venues, across 2 weekends you are welcomed by a range of artists of different genres, who produce an astonishing array of quality, creative work in every style and medium imaginable. Watch artists demonstrate their techniques, exhibit and make their work, and some artists will offer opportunities to take part in workshop activities. Come and see what they do, how they do it, and ask them why they do it!
2 May to 25 May
North Oxfordshire 2 - 10 May
Each May, Oxfordshire artists and craftspeople open their studios to the public for the county’s most important arts festival.
Open Studios North Fife
2 May to 3 May
artists, makers and designers welcome you to visit them in their work spaces in the north of Fife over the first weekend in May
Cockpit Arts | WC1
8 May to 10 May, 15 May to 17 May
Holborn: 8-10 May @ Cockpit Yard Northington Street London WC1N 2NP
Fri: 6-9pm, Sat & Sun 11am-6pm
FREE! Come along! See behind the scenes and support extraordinary independent designer-makers, making craft with creative edge
BS9 Arts Open Studios
9 May to 10 May
Meet artists at venues in Stoke Bishop, Westbury-on-Trym & Henleaze
11am - 5pm
Ilfracombe Art Trail
9 May to 10 May
An open house event of artists, of all disciplines, displaying their work in their own homes, art galleries, shops, cafes, restaurants etc all around the town
Angus Open Studios
14 May to 18 May
Angus Open Studios ~ fostering and promoting artists, contemporary and traditional craftsmen, and designer-makers in Angus
Second Floor Studios | SE18
16 May to 17 May
We currently have a membership of over 270 artists, crafts makers and designers ranging from recent graduates, emerging artists and makers to long established practitioners - See more at: http://www.secondfloor.co.uk/#sthash.FX3WCOkP.dpuf
Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios
23 May to 7 Jun
272 artist venues involving over 550 artists, will be open across Norfolk. Art Trails, demonstrations and events have also been organised by artists for visitors. See the website for full details and to download a brochure containing all artist venues.
Crickhowell Open Studios
23 May to 25 May
Wylye Valley Art Trail
23 May to 31 May
a nine day festival of visual art and craft in and around the Wylye Valley, South Wiltshire. A unique opportunity to see the wide range of art being carried out in this area. Visit open studios, exhibitions and galleries. Meet and talk to artists and craftspeople.
Open Studios Cornwall
23 May to 31 May
artists and craftspeople throwing open the doors to their studios for a week at the beginning of the summer 2014
Brochure available for download at http://www.creativeskills.org.uk/open-studios-cornwall-2014
Shropshire Hills Art Week
30 May to 7 Jun
Shropshire Hills Art Week | SHAW set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a wonderful way to discover artists and makers who are opening their studios for visitors to come and see their wonderful, skilled and unique creations.
Rutland Open Studios
30 May to 31 May, 6 Jun to 7 Jun, 13 Jun to 14 Jun, 20 Jun to 21 Jun, 27 Jun to 28 Jun
Art in the Making - an action packed weekend of art and craft 30 & 31 May followed an invitation to visit their studios and workshops throughout weekends in June.
E17 Art Trail | London
30 May to 14 Jun
Bestow giftwraps the invitation of over 3500 practising artists and creative contributors, an invitation to enjoy the vision, to relish the gifts and to consider the ideas of our creative community. Doors are open to you revealing new compositions in artists workspaces and homes. Poets, playwrights, musicians, and comics will captivate you with stories old and new. You will encounter art that is joyous, challenging, confrontational, delightful, humourous, distinguished,...
Wilmslow Art Trail
5 Jun to 7 Jun
Wilmslow is staging its first ever Art Trail on Sept 20/21st 2014. Wonderful pop-up exhibitions by professional artists will be dotted around the town's venues!
North Yorkshire Open Studios
6 Jun to 7 Jun, 13 Jun to 14 Jun
Welcome to North Yorkshire Open Studios – A free event that combines culture, breathtaking views and a chance to hone your navigation skills! Each year, artists and makers across the whole of North Yorkshire invite the public into a host of intriguing spaces. From hidden locations on the North Yorkshire Moors and harbourside huts in Whitby and Scarborough to suburban living rooms in Harrogate and beautiful back gardens in the remote Yorkshire Dales
Open Studios Evanston | USA
1 Event, 100 Artists - a citywide tour of artists studios
Forth Valley Open Studios
6 Jun to 14 Jun
Welcome to Forth Valley Open Studios
Artists across Central Scotland open their doors to you
Bucks Open Studios
6 Jun to 21 Jun
In June every year over 500 artists and makers from the county including painters, glass workers, basket weavers, metal workers, wood turners, jewellery makers, book makers, print makers and silk makers will be opening their studios to everyone for free and showcasing their talent through demonstrations, exhibitions and workshops with opportunities to buy as well.
Art House Leicester
13 Jun to 15 Jun
Art House Annual Exhibition.Open House Art Exhibition and Trail in the Clarendon Park & Stoneygate areas of Leicester ~
Wirral Open Studios Tour
13 Jun to 14 Jun
Come see art and meet artists on the Wirral! Wirral Art (previously known as Artists in our Midst) is a community group which was founded in 2009 by artist Micheline Robinson in order to create art events and a quality arts trail (Open Studio Tour) on the Wirral peninsula. All members are professional or semi-professional artists and the group aims to promote the arts on the Wirral ...
Penge Arts Trail | SE20
13 Jun to 28 Jun
Artists' open houses and exhibitions in local cafés and restaurants - to visit, explore, buy art from the makers, join workshops, immerse yourself in art - illustrated brochure/map available: online and physical copy. Art in Penge did not stop with Pissarro!
Warwickshire Open Studios
27 Jun to 12 Jul
Warwickshire Open StudiosWarwickshire's Premier Art Event
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Cotswolds Open Studios
27 Jun to 28 Jun
Talented craftspeople and artists in the Cirencester, Fairford and Tetbury area throw open their doors to the visitors