Open Studios Art Tour


This October, ARTS Obispo will host our 20th Anniversary Open Studios Art Tour!

Join the celebration as artists throughout SLO County open their studios during this creative and inspiring FREE event.


San Luis Obispo County will be celebrating art and wine during harvest season, weekends October 13/14 and 20/21, 2018. 

Artist studios will be open from 10am-5pm each day. Some artists may offer live demonstrations of their creative process.

Visitors can plan their self-guided tours by using the printed full-color catalog, online catalog, or mobile map. Printed catalogs can be found at various locations throughout San Luis Obispo County beginning in mid-September 2018.

I'm an artist, how can I participate in the Tour?

Applications are now available for the 20th Anniversary of the Open Studios Art Tour 2018! Click here to find out more.

Catalog Image Spec's:

Photos in Jpeg format

Resolution minimum of 1,500px on the shortest side (can be larger, but can not exceed 10mb)

The image area in the catalog will be approximately 1-3/4” by 1-3/4”, cropped square.

Photograph your artwork without a frame or any view of display stand. straight and leave out of the frame, matting or display stands.

Focus on one art piece.

Special thanks to our supporters:

Alice Sennett, Amphora Gallery, Art by Patricia, Art Central, Back Bay Pottery, Beacon Art Show, Bonestell Studios, Bruce Everett, Cal Poly Arts, Catherine’s Art & Soul, Central Coast Glassblowing and Fusing, Central Coast Printing, Central Coast Weavers, Charles Varni/Jayne Devencenzi, Crissa Hewitt Benton Way Studio, Curtis Essen Photography, deLuque & Tinglof, Festival Mozaic, Gallery at Marina Square, Giselle No. 5 Ceramics, J Amberg Jewelry Boxes, Jayne Behman Gallery & Studio, Laurel Sherrie, Margaret Bertrand/Bob Dodge, Morro Bay Art Association, Opera San Luis Obispo, Pandora Nash-Karner/Anita Marie Schwebel, Park Street Gallery, Patricia Griffin Studio & Gallery, Patti Robbins, Randy Stromsoe, RM Studios, Sayva Creative Studio & Gallery, Seaside Gallery, Sooz Barn, Standhardt Studio