BERKELEY ARTISANS HOLIDAY OPEN STUDIOS<br><small>A Free Self-Guided Tour of Workshops & Galleries</small>

100 Artists & Craftspeople
Open Their Workshops & Galleries to the Public

Saturdays and Sundays 11–6 p.m.
November 29–30, December 6–7, 13–14, 20–21, (22–24) 2014 ✓ * +

Media & Event Contact:
Susan Brooks 510-845-2612

The Artists Invite You In!

Over one hundred professional artists, craftspeople and galleries at studio buildings in Berkeley, California will open their doors to the public during the 24th annual
Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios,Saturdays and Sundays 11–6 p.m.
November 29–30, December 6–7, 13–14, 20–21, (22–24) 2014 ✓ * +.

A unique array of fine art and artisan craft will be shown, including blown glass, functional & decorative ceramics, ornaments, Menorahs, lamps & lighting, painted & custom furniture, garden art, floor cloths, one-of-a-kind clothing, textiles, dolls, leather bags, many styles of jewelry, sculpture, photography, paintings, original prints & works on paper, mosaics, and work from recycled materials. All work is handcrafted, and many pieces are one-of-a-kind.

This self-guided tour presents a unique opportunity to meet the artists, to buy original & creative gifts, and to see working craft studios. The art walk gives viewers a glimpse into the creative process, and the opportunity to sign up for classes and workshops. Many studios are in the same building, or are clustered within walking distance.

This much anticipated, popular event is known for the high quality of the work shown. A free Map & Directory is available showing all participants. This event is FREE.

Places to get a directory:

Maps will be printed in the free weekly newspaper, the East Bay Express, starting Wednesday, November 26th through the end of the event (distributed throughout Berkeley, Oakland, and The Bay Area at cafés, bookstores and newsstands).

= Open December 22–24. Call studio for hours/dates.

* = Open extra days during the event & through the end of the year: call studio for more info.

+ = NEW: Also open First Saturdays, Jan.–Nov. 12–5 (please call first)

Spend a weekend exploring Open Studios. For hotel accommodations, see Visit Berkeley.

We gratefully acknowledge sponsorship by the East Bay Express, Oakland Magazine, Alameda Magazine, and Parents' Press.

Throughout the year, you have access to
100 professional artists and craftspeople in Berkeley.
Many have regular hours or are available by appointment.

Handcrafted in Berkeley !

Support your local artisans. Bring more art into your life.