: 3rd annual self-guided tour of artists studios and galleries in the Au Sable River Valley
Jul 15 + 16, 2017
All spaces open 10am-4pm
Opening reception: Fri, Jul 14, 6-9pm
The Jay House, 35 Randy’s Lane, Jay, NY
2017 Au Sable River Valley Studio Tour is organized and presented by Norte Maar in collaboration with Jay Craft Center, Young’s Studio & Gallery, and Jackie Sabourin’s Stoneledge Pottery and supported by Friends of Norte Maar, Ward Lumber, and Keene Arts with additional support from 20 Main Tavern, ADK Cafe, Adirondack Realty, Adirondack Spruce Lodge, Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, The Alpaca Shoppe, Asgaard Farm & Dairy, Ausable Brewing Co., BA Straight Real Estate LLC, Bald Mountain Rustics, The Birch Store, Brookside Motel, Candy Man/ADK Chocolates, Cedar Run Bakery & Market / Wine & Spirits, Dee’s Hair & Nail Salon, Devins Garage & Deli, Hometown Deli & Bakery, The Hungry Trout, Jay Entertainment & Music Society, Joy Walking Gardens, Keene Valley Lodge, Ledge Rock at Whiteface, Little Super Market, Mad River Tavern & Pizza Co., Owls Head Rustics, Rivermede Farm Market, Rooster Comb Inn & Rustic Store, Running Horse Farm, SubAlpine Coffee, Sugar House Creamery, Tahawus Center, Upper Jay Art Center/The Recovery Lounge. Media sponsorship from Adirondack Life Magazine and Studley Printing/Lake Champlain Weekly.
Building upon the enthusiasm and history of the former Jay Studio Tour of the 1990s and 2000s, The Au Sable River Valley Studio Tour returns for its third year including over thirty artist studios and art spaces featuring a wide range of creative artists living and working in the townships of the Au Sable River Valley including Keene Valley, Keene, Upper Jay, Jay, Wilmington and Au Sable Forks. Studios and art spaces will be open to the public on July 15 + 16 from 10am-4pm.
An opening reception for the artists and the public will be held on Friday, July 14 from 6-9pm at the Jay House (35 Randy’s Lane, Jay). This opening celebration will be held in conjunction with the opening of Norte Maar’s 4th Annual Jay Invitational of Clay that includes a regional exhibition of ceramics and a weekend of programs and demonstrations in clay.