Photo by Kirby Neumann-Rea
Pastel artist Christine Knowles will open her Hood River studio for the tour.
The 2013 Gorge Artists Studio Tour featuring 29 regional artists in oil, watercolor, pastel, ceramics, glass, sculpture, jewelry, fabric and more, takes place April 12, 13 and 14.
In the studio tour, visitors meet the artists in their places of work and see demonstrations of how art work is created.
Tour maps are free and available at Waucoma Bookstore in Hood River. For more information about the tour and participating artists, visit www.facebook.com/gaos.tour or gorgeartists.blogspot.com
Here is the full list of artists.
Christine Knowles, pastel
Carolyn Crystal, glass
Aimee Herring Brewer clay/ceramics
Melanie Thompson, ceramics
Ken and Liza Jones, wood
Kathryn Watne, sculpture
Sarah Burr Arnold, silver
Cathleen Rehfeld oil painting
Lisa Peterson, mixed media sculpture
Karen Watson pastel
Elizabeth See, oils
Charlene Fort, glass
Bill Sturman, Mt. Hood, watercolor painting
Jan Byrkit, clothing; Donna Bender, photography
Sorcha Meek, mixed media, prints
Cyndi Strid, mixed media, glass
Ann Fleming, sculpture
Peggy Ohlson, oil painting
Jo Dean Sarios, jewelry
Linda Steider, glass
Jan Turner, photography
Luise Langhenrich, fiber, texteils
Mary Rollins, watercolor
Margaret Burkhart, mosaic
Stephanie Johnston, fused glass jewelry
Beth Poirer, weaving
Charlott VanZent-King, prints, painting