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Craft Tours Lead By The Society of Arts and Crafts

Minneapolis Art & Craft Tour
October 3-6, 2013

Thursday, October 3, 2013
-Check into Aloft Hotel
-Meet and greet at the XYZ Bar, Aloft Hotel @ 4:00pm
-First Thursday Open Studios @ 5:00pm

Friday, October 4, 2013
-Studio Visit: Judith Kinghorn, jewelry
-Walker Art Center
-Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
-Textile Center
-Center for Book Arts
-breakfast & lunch included

Saturday, October 5, 2013
-Northern Clay
-Weisman Art Museum
-Studio Visit: Maren Kloppmann, ceramics
-Weinstein Gallery
-Private collection tour
-lunch and dinner included

Sunday, October 6, 2013
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Tour concludes by 1:30pm

Tour Hotel:Click here to reserve a room at Aloft Hotel.

Tour Fee
-SAC Members $700 ($200 tax deductible)
-Non-Members $745 ($245 tax deductible and includes a $45 SAC single membership)

To register: contact Nancy at 617-266-1810 or

Tour details are subject to change without notice.

Past Craft Tours:

Contemporary Art of Cuba Tour
The Society of Arts and Crafts & Fuller Craft Museum
April 14 - 22, 2012

This unique educational tour was developed with the purpose of looking at the current art aesthetic in Cuba. Included in the itinerary were visits to artist's home/studios for talks about their art backgrounds and the techniques used in creating their art forms. We rounded out the tour with visits to outdoor Public Art Mural Installations, the Art Market, Galleries, Museums, important historic locations & architectural sites, along with lively neighborhood music venues are planned. Contact Beth Ann Gerstein at or call 617-266-1810 for additional information.

For a full itinerary, pricing, and additional information click here.

New Hampshire Craft Tour
Saturday, October 2, 2010

A group of craft enthusiasts visited a selection of New Hampshire's finest craft artists as well as a highly regarded gallery. The schedule included: a tour of the home and studio of renowned furniture maker Jon Brooks; a stop at the McGowan Fine Art Gallery which featured work of glass beadmaker Kristina Logan, ceramics by Peter Sabin and jewelry by Glenda Arentzen; and a studio visit with ceramic artist Don Williams.

2010 Tour Fee: $175 per person -- $150 for current SAC members. Fee included transportation from Boston and lunch.

Top Image: "Spoonbridge and Cherry", Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Walker Art Center