Gorge Artists Open Studios Announces Thirteenth Annual Tour

January 24, 2019
Gorge Artists
P.O. Box 1424  Hood River, OR  97031
For Immediate Release
November 29, 2018
Media Contacts:
Joanna Kaufman  (509) 637-6304  contact@joannakaufman.com                            
Leah Hedberg  (541) 387-5571  Leah@TheArtofWelcome.com
Gorge Artists Open Studios Announces Thirteenth Annual Tour:
Tour Art in the Columbia River Gorge May 3, 4, 5, from10am-5pm
The board of Gorge Artists is pleased to announce its thirteenth annual Open Studios Tour, scheduled for May 3, 4, 5, 2019, from 10am to 5pm. Forty-eight juried studios will participate in 2019, featuring the highest quality work available from the region in a variety of mediums and styles. The tour is free and self-guided, with artists’ studios located throughout the Mid-Columbia from Cascade Locks to The Dalles and from Parkdale, Oregon to Trout Lake, Washington. For maps and more information: visit gorgeartists.org, facebook.com/gaos.tour, email gaostudios@gmail.com, or contact Kathy Watne (541) 490-6897.
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About Gorge Artists
Gorge Artists is a non profit 501(c)3. Its mission is to advance and encourage artists in the Columbia River Gorge by building community among artists and the public, promoting art and business education, and providing opportunities for the public to experience and enjoy art.
Forty-eight Gorge artists will open their studios to the public in 2019, sharing their art, thoughts, and processes with you. See where Gorge artists work and what inspires them. Purchase and take home fabulous and meaningful art.

About The Columbia River Gorge 
Within an hour’s drive from Portland, the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is a spectacular region known worldwide for its dramatic vistas, waterfalls, hiking trails, fruit orchards, vineyards, and outdoor recreation opportunities. It is a place that speaks to artists and visitors alike through its natural wonder and abundant beauty. Touring the studios of The Gorge provides a rare opportunity to connect with artists and collect art inspired by this place.
The region also offers great food, hand-crafted wine and beer, and an array of boutique hotels and BnB’s for those wishing to take in the entire weekend. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to experience the art and beauty of the Columbia River Gorge at its best.