Newton Open Studios, the biggest fine art and craft event in Newton and one of the largest in the region, is moving from mid-May to the first weekend in April, according to a press release.
This free event will run on Saturday and Sunday April 6 and 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NOS features 180 local artists creating over 50 "pop-up" exhibit/sales all across town, in their homes, their studios, and gardens. Everyone's invited to this once-a-year window into the artistic life of Newton.
The full-featured website (NewtonOpenStudios.org) and printed guide will help you tailor a tour to your interests: On the website, an interactive map, alphabetical listings, and 23 category listings will help you sift through the rich array of landscape, still life, photography, sculpture, abstract work, ceramics, jewelry, and more.
Each artist has a full page of images and information.The printed guide includes a full map, addresses of all locations, plus an image and contact info for every artist. Download the guide from the website, or find a copy at the Newton Library and at local businesses.
There will be a preview reception at the Newton Free Library on Wednesday, April 3 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
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