This event is an annual celebration of the arts and artists in the greater Verde Valley, which includes Cornville and Cottonwood. This non-profit, artist-run event provides thousands of visitors a unique opportunity to meet the artists and gain a first-hand view of their creative processes. The event is funded entirely by artist participation fees and community support. The weekend event is a free, self-guided tour allowing visitors the opportunity to meet and talk with artists in their daily work spaces. There are over 30 studios participating, working in a variety of mediums, such as: ceramics, painting, fiber, photography, jewelry, watercolors, glass and sculpture. The event is from 10 am to 5 pm daily. For more information contact: Mike Upp at 503.789.4437 or mjupp10@
Download & print the Open Studios Map w/Artists’ Key
Download & print the Open Studios Flyer
These are high resolution PDFs & may take a minute or 2 to download.
Following, is a list of participating artists. The underlined names are linked to their SVAC artist’s page (click to view). Other artist web sites can be found on the Open Studios Flyer.
Shirley Eichten Albrecht
Mary Rochelle Burnham
Beth Kingsley Hawkins
Reena Guzman Maturan
Darleene F. Nelson
Julie Ronning Talbot