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Kingston’s October 2007
Town and Country Studio Tour


WHO: All artists wishing to join the Town and Country Studio Tour for 2007 are encouraged to apply.

Students who are emerging artists are encouraged to apply to join the 2007 tour for a sponsored ‘student guest artist’ place on the tour. This placement is sponsored by the Town and Country Studio Tour to promote and encourage young emerging artists; waiving the standard tour fees for the student who is chosen.

WHAT: The Town and Country Studio Tour is Kingston’s October juried artists studio tour. Artists and guest artists invite the public into their open studios during the weekend for a show and sale of original fine arts and handcrafted works.
The Town and Country Studio Tour is a juried artists tour. All new applicants must be juried.

WHERE: The Town and Country Studio Tour takes place throughout Kingston’s urban and rural countryside studios.

New applicants to the tour will be located within the current tour map area; becoming a ‘guest’ artist for their first year of the tour. After this first year as a ‘guest’ artist they may wish to relocate to a preferred site within the boundaries of the tour map. Maps of the 2006 tour area are available online at: www.townandcountrystudiotour.com

WHEN: The Town and Country Studio Tour is held on the weekend after Thanksgiving. For 2007 the dates for the tour are October 13 and October 14 from 10 am - 5 pm.

HOW: Submissions and applications for the 2007 tour are accepted throughout February and March of 2007. The deadline for all applications is
March 31st. Applications are available to download off of the tour website throughout February and March. The form can be filled out and submitted online. The 2007 tour fees are $200 per artist.

For more information about how to apply please go to our website at: www.townandcountrystudiotour.com