CORNWALL, Ontario - A popular art studio tour will run for two days next month.
Apples and Art returns Sept. 28 and 29, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and is open to members of the general public, art patrons and the curious.
This annual event showcases first-time exhibitors along with familiar artists who have anchored the program for years.
Whether they are new or seasoned exhibitors, all the artists have created works and explored themes that will provoke, engage and delight, and as per custom, the artists are opening their studios free of charge.
The venues are located throughout the United Counties from South Lancaster through Cornwall to Morrisburg.
Apples & Art 2013 will feature 22 artists working in 12 venues. Some will work solo and some in groups. As in the past, the tour gives participants the opportunity to watch artists at work, to browse through their viewing collection and even buy the pieces.
The 2013 featured artists and their studios are: Elsie Gallinger at the Elsie Gallinger Studio, Morrisburg; Barbara Bracken, Beading by Barb, and Beyond Clarity Photography at The Lost Villages, Micheline Tanguay at 900 Riverdale Avenue, Moneek Miller, Ana de Wilson and Johanne Pidgeon at The Art Gallery, Tracy-Lynn Chisholm, Emily MacLeod, Margot Boucher, Anne Wylemans, Hye Kyung Yu, Misum Kim-Hunter and michelle c. fecit at OBO Studios, Gilles Givogue at Givogue Studio, Heather J. Smith at Bluefront Studio, Rose Desnoyers at 18245 Tyotown Road, Joanne & Doug MacKenzie at Marlin Orchards, Mary Anne Pankhurst at Old Grey Mare’s Studio, Virginia Lake at 6756 Pilon Point Road, and Cynthia Gatien and Cheryl Langford at Cynthia Gatien Studio.