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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 25–26, December 2–3, 9–10, 16–17, (& 18–24) 2017 ✓ * +

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

To see more, and for year-round information on all participants,
visit our Facebook page.

Media & Event Contact: Susan Brooks 510-845-2612 berkeleyartisans@yahoo.com

The Artists Invite You In!

Over 100 handpicked artists and craftspeople at studios, workshops, creative spaces and galleries in and around Berkeley, California will open their doors to the public for the 27th annual Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios,Saturdays and Sundays 11–6 p.m., November 25–26, December 2–3, 9–10, 16–17, (& 18–24) 2017 ✓ * +.

A diverse assortment of fine art and artisan craft will be available including: blown glass, functional, decorative and sculptural ceramics, ornaments, menorahs, painted & custom furniture, garden art, floor cloths, one-of-a-kind clothing, modern textiles for home and body, leather bags, many styles of jewelry, art made of up-cycled materials, sculpture, creative lighting, photography, paintings, original and experimental prints, works on paper, mosaics, stained glass, and more. All work is handcrafted, and many pieces are one-of-a-kind. A number of artists and creative spaces also teach classes and workshops.

This self-guided tour presents a unique opportunity to meet the artists, to buy original & creative gifts, and to see working craft studios, giving viewers a glimpse into the creative process. Many studios are in the same building, or are clustered within walking distance of each other. This much anticipated, popular event is known for the high quality of the work shown.

This event is FREE.

Click here for a list of participants and a map of studios.

Printed maps / directories are available for pickup during the event at all participating locations or at

Berkeley Artisans, 2547 Eighth Street #24a, Berkeley, CA 94710

Maps will be printed weekly during the event in the free newspaper, the East Bay Express starting Wednesday, November 23rd. (The EBX is distributed free throughout Berkeley, Oakland, and The Bay Area at cafés, bookstores and newsstands).

To see more, and for year-round information on all participants, visit our Facebook page.

= Open December 18–24. 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, The Monthly, and Parents' Press.

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

Handcrafted in Berkeley !

Bring more art into your life.