The popular Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale returns to the Valley for its 14th year.
According to a press release the 2022 tour takes place Saturday, Nov.12 and Sunday, Nov. 13 in nine local artists’ home art studios throughout the neighborhoods of 40th Street and Camelback Road, 44th Street and McDonald Drive and the original central Phoenix and south Scottsdale residences where the event first originated at 56th Street and Thomas Road.
“The Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale not only offers art enthusiasts a chance to mix and mingle with their favorite artists and see current works in their own studios, it is also a great chance to buy local art directly from the source for holiday gift giving,” Lynn Gustafson of the South Scottsdale Art Alliance said in the release. “We are proud to host this event which serves as a way to promote local artists and preserve their masterpieces.”
This year’s event presents 30 artists. Guests are welcome to start at any point during this free, self-guided, two-day tour and make their way along the art trail in any fashion they choose. Many locations are in close proximity to one another, making walking and biking convenient options, while an automobile provides a quicker way to ensure enough time for visiting all the participating studios in one day.
Tour stops include the following residential art studios at which multiple other artists and their works will be on site:
With art ranging from jewelry and handmade gifts to painting and sculptures, the Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale provides a unique shopping opportunity in time for holiday gift giving. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13. Admission is free. A printable map and more details on the Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale can be found online at camelbackstudiotour.com.