LAFAYETTE — The Open Studio Tour in Acadiana, set for Nov. 18-19, has expanded to include 77 artists at 26 locations, with most of the artists concentrated in the Lafayette area.
Several of the galleries and studios will have artists at their sites, and most artists will have works for sale. There will also be demonstrations by the artists at most of the sites.
Art available for viewing and sale will include oil and acrylic paintings, jewelry, woodwork, pottery, sculpture, metalwork, watercolors, whimsical drawings, blacksmith works and more.
The two-day event is free and open to the public. It runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19.
Brochures with a list of the artists, the type of work they do and where they will be showing on the tour are available at the Lafayette Welcome Center on the Evangeline Thruway, at the Sans Souci Fine Crafts Gallery in downtown Lafayette and at the Lafayette Art Association in the Oil Center.
For more information, visit openstudioacadiana.com.
The tour is sponsored by the Louisiana Crafts Guild, partnered with the Lafayette Art Association, the Lafayette Conventions and Visitors Commission, the Lafayette Economic Development Authority and Right Angle Advertising.