This event occurs weekly, on Saturday and Sunday.
Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios- A Free Self-Guided Tour of 100 Professional Artisan Workshops and Galleries
Weekends, 11-6 p.m., November 24-25, December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23
Various locations in and around Berkeley, California
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 will open their doors to the public for the 28th Annual Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios. Saturdays and Sundays 11-6 p.m., November 24-25, December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, (+ Dec. 22-23).
A diverse assortment of fine art and craft will be available including: blown glass, functional, decorative and sculptural ceramics, ornaments, menorahs, furniture, garden art, floor cloths, art to wear clothing, textiles, leather bags, many styles of jewelry, art made of up-cycled materials, sculpture, lamps and lighting, photography, paintings, fine art prints, 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 and 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.
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