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PARTICIPATING ARTISTS 2019

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COME OUT AND VISIT!

FIND THESE 20 ARTISTS, IN THIS ORDER, ON A MAP

#1 Sissy & Roche

www.sissyandroche.com

9-313 Main Street

Kingsville, ON N9Y1A7


#2 Linda Heise Artistry

www.lindaheise.weebly.com

4034 Eden Dr

Windsor, ON N9G2E8


#3 Ugly Art Studio

www.uglyart.ca

2720 Academy Dr

Windsor, ON N9E2G8


#4 Gulnaz Turdalieva

www.bluefloret.com

2720 Academy Dr

Windsor, ON N9E2G8


#5 John Larsh Art

www.johnlarshart.com

1501 Dougall Ave

Windsor, ON N8X1S2


#6 Haunted Zoo

www.hauntedzoo.com

1082 Janette Ave

Windsor, ON N9A5A3


#7 Beatnik Art Supplies

www.facebook.com/beatnik-art-supplies

224 Erie Street West

Windsor, ON  N9A6B5 


#8 Asaph Maurer Art

www.asaphmaurer.com 

2208 Lens Ave

Windsor, ON N8W1M4


#9 Retrofuturist Photography

www.facebook.com/retrofuturist-photography

2208 Lens Ave 

Windsor, ON N8W1M4


#10 Shirley Williams Art

www.shirleywilliamsart.com 

3080 Grand Marais Road E.

Windsor, ON N8W5A3


#11 Rusty Barton Chainsaw Art

www.facebook.com/rustybartonchainsawart

4470 North Service Rd

Windsor, ON N8W5X2


#12 John Vacratsis Art

www.johnvacratsis.weebly.com

jvacratsis@hotmail.com

914 Thompson Blvd 

Windsor, ON N8S2G8 


#13 RW Studios 

www.ringweaversstudios.com 

628 Monmouth Rd Unit G5 

Windsor, ON N8Y3L1 


#14 Floydilou Kerr 

www.floyjoystudio.com 

Studio #6 

628 Monmouth St 

Windsor, ON N8Y 3L1 


#15 The Walkerville Artists Co-Op (WAC)

 www.walkervilleartistsco-op.com

1974 Wyandotte St. E 

Windsor, ON N8Y 1E4 


#16 Arts Council Windsor & Region 

www.acwr.net 

1942 Wyandotte Street East 

Windsor, ON N8Y1E8 


#17 The Initiative on Wyandotte 

www.facebook.com/ 

www.theIGNR 

1308 Wyandotte Street East 

Windsor, ON N9A3K7 


#18 FIVETEN Studio 

www.enjoydenial.com 

510 Pelissier Street 

Windsor, ON n9A4L1 


#19 DKS Originals and Artists of Colour 

www.dksstudiogallery.com 

Mckenzie Hall  

3277 Sandwich St West 

Windsor, ON N9C1A9


#20 Robert Bishop - Bishop's Artwork Wonders

www.robertbishopiart.com 

1900 Suzanne Street 

LaSalle, ON N9H1R5 

DIGITAL MAP

INTERACTIVE ONLINE MAP

You can view each location on your phone while on the go, view a Google Street View, and map your direction! Select View Details shown in the Location List on the right side and see all of the particulars. Share it with your friends!

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SOCIAL MEDIA

Visit and Like us on Facebook!

https://www.facebook.com/weopenstudiotour

all about the Studio Tour

Who can participate?

Any artist, group of artists, gallery or cooperative.  The goal of the OST is to bring new eyes to the art of this vibrant city.

When is it?

The first weekend in May 2019.  Saturday and Sunday May 4 and 5 from 10 am to 5 pm.

How much does it cost?

Prices for participation as an individual artist is $75 and $125 for galleries/cooperatives.  A spot for shared space at the Windsor Business Accelerator is an additional $100, and is limited to 10 artists.  Fees includes a one year membership to the Arts and Cultural Alliance.  

Attendance is free to everyone!

What are the benefits of participating

The event will be advertised through free and paid options and cross promoted amongst all participants .

What are the advertisement channels?

Paid advertising may include The Windsor Star, Arts Council Windsor and Region ArtsNotes/Calendar, TWEPI and others and Facebook and Instagram paid posts.  

Also...

Every participant will be featured individually on the ACA website and social media individually.

FAQ

Do I need to provide refreshments?

It is recommended but optional.  We think the ideal situation is for every participating studio to have some refreshments available.   

How are the entries judged?

The executive board of the Arts and Cultural Alliance will jury the entries.  The board consists of experienced members of the art community in WE.  Declined applications will receive a full refund.  

Are you printing maps?

Each participant will be indicated with a location on a digital map, which will be searchable online well before the event begins. 

Do you accept sponsorships?

We would love to work with one or two sponsors, please get in touch. 

Do I need to pay upfront?

Payment must be made with all applications to be considered final.  

What if I need more information or help?

Contact

Asaph Maurer  at 226-260-9495 asaphmaurer@gmail.com 

or

Katrina Rutter  at 226-674-4777


for any questions, concerns, ideas or suggestions

Our Partners

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Apply As An Individual

Apply as a Gallery or collective

Choose and pay for your selection below

Download application forms for printing

As an alternative to applying online, these forms can be printed and mailed.  

Payment can be made on this website or a cheque can be made out to "The Alliance" and mailed to   

WEOST 2019

ATTN: Asaph Maurer

691 Ouellette Ave

Windsor, ON

N9A4J4

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This annual FREE self-guided studio tour 

offers a unique opportunity to visit with artists in thier workspace, talk about their current projects and see first hand  their creative processes. 

Healing the Creative Soul (2018)

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Healing the Creative Soul painting, dance, theatre and writing workshops are designed to help participants better cope with everyday stress and anxiety through exploration of creative activities.

Life Stories n' Pen Pals (2018)

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Life Stories n' Pen Pals is a series of 

writing workshops for seniors. Shut Ins are 

invited to participate as well, by becoming a Pen Pal with one of our writers.

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