Friday, March 4, 2016
Artist Studios at Fearrington Village Open Studio Tour
Artist Studios at Fearrington Village announces their Second Annual Open Studio Tour & PreView Exhibit. The self-guided tour will be held Saturday, April 9th (10 a.m.-5 p.m.) and Sunday, April 10th, 2016 (Noon -5 p.m.). Eighteen artists will welcome visitors into their studios to present their creative process and view works in progress and those available for purchase. The tour and preview exhibit are free and open to the public.
The PreView Exhibit will be held Sunday, April 3, 2016 (7p.m. – 9p.m.) at The Barn at Fearrington Village. Visitors are invited to enjoy a taste of things to come - artwork by each of the artists will be on display. Representatives from five local restaurants (Angelina’s Kitchen, Bella Donna Italian Restaurant, Capt. John’s Dockside, Guanajuato, and Moon Asian Bistro) will offer samples from their menus. Enjoy a variety of acoustic guitar stylings from Danny Gotham.
Participating artists: Jim Aiken, Ginger Anderson , Anne Angers, Vidabeth Bensen , Forrest Greenslade, Murry Handler, Jan Harrison, Horty Jacobs, Ronnie Liberman, Art Lituchy, Vietta Maher, Zen Pakoski, Leslie Palmer, Eric Saunders, Steve Shafer, Beryl Sherman, Leigh Sherman, and Pat Stewart. Whether looking to purchase art, get ideas that inspire your own creativity, or spending the day or weekend touring with friends, art lovers will meet dedicated artists who are thrilled to demonstrate or talk about their work. A wide variety of media and styles are represented - paintings, drawings, photography, hand-screened original prints, fiber art, basketry, sculpture, woodwork, jewelry and more.
Tour Brochure/Map is available at business locations throughout the area. Bright yellow Open Studio signs will guide visitors to the studios.
Fearrington Village is off 15-501 in Chatham County – just 8 miles south of Chapel Hill. For details, to download the tour map or to view a list of participating artists go to fearringtonartists.org or fearringtonartists.blogspot.com. Visit us on Facebook at Artist-Studios-at-Fearrington-Village.