Welcome to My Studio
Art Tour has Palettes for all Palates
By Susan Maxwell Skinner
Glass artist Dianne Van de Carr (left) displays a sculptural piece that will be among work offered during “The Insiders” studio tour. Sharing studio space is fellow Carmichael artist, animal portraitist Linda Miller.
Photo by Susan Maxwell Skinner
CARMICHAEL, CA (MPG) - Six Carmichael and Fair Oaks artists will open their studios for an art crawl on September 20th and 21st.
“The Insiders” Art Tour is staged in association with the Capitol Arts Studio Tour (CAST). In this annual event, more than 150 Sacramento artists host studio tours. The first weekend, September 13th and 14th, showcases artists from the Downtown, Midtown, Land Park, and West Sacramento areas. From September 20th to 21st, studios in the East Sacramento, Tahoe Park, Carmichael, Fair Oaks, and Arden areas will welcome visitors.
On the Carmichael/Fair Oaks leg, hosts include watercolorist Linda Akers; glass designer Dianne Van de Carr; mixed media artists Rachel Lyman, Carrie Tackett, and Michelle Andres; and animal portraitist Linda Miller. These presenters have studios within minutes of each other. Visitors can view work in progress and purchase finished pieces. Refreshments will be served and maps of other tour locations will be shared.
From September 11th to October 1st, preview of CAST participating artists’ work will be exhibited at the Verge Center for the Arts at 625 S Street, Sacramento.
To learn more about the Capitol Arts Studio Tours, visit www.sacopenstudios.com. For information on “The Insider’s” tour, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.