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Open Studios Botetourt - Art in the Country

  • Recurring daily
  • Dates: October 23, 2021 to October 24, 2021
  • Times: Saturday 10AM - 5PM; Sunday 11AM - 5PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Location: First Stop of the Tour is the Storefront Studio of Ed Bordett/Brett LaGue
    5 East Main Street
    Fincastle, VA 24090
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Open Studios – Botetourt, Art in the Country, has announced its 2021 dates and artists for the 11th Anniversary Tour. The art studios will be open Saturday, Oct 23 from 10 AM - 5 PM and Sunday, October 24 from 11 AM - 5 PM. There will also be an option this year for private tours on Friday, Oct. 22 by appointment with the artist.

Various studios, workshops and residences around Botetourt County will feature 15 artists in 7 locations. Open Studios-Botetourt tour will extend from Daleville into Fincastle with several stops in between that will feature more artists at each location. There is an exciting new group of artists participating along with the return of many favorite artists. Botetourt artists include Lois Bisese, Ed Bordett, Vera Dickerson, Dan Henderson, Dan Jones, Brett LaGue, Judith F Lochbrunner, Old Sessler Millworks (Matt and Linda Dewhirst), Willie Simmons, Jim Stadlander and Mark Woodie. Guest artists are Courtney Cronin, Kim Crowder Paderick, Susan McLaren, and Robin Poteet.

The community can learn more about the artists, the art and the tour locations at The open studios tour can also be found on Facebook (Open Studios - Botetourt) and Instagram (@openstudiosbotetourt). For questions or additional information email:

Tour brochures with detailed maps will be available the first of October. Sign up form for the OSB newsletter is also on our website. For additional information or to receive a brochure in the mail please send your address to Be sure to follow Open Studios – Botetourt on Facebook and Instagram.

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Open Studios Botetourt - Art in the Country
  • 5 East Main Street
  • Fincastle, VA 24090
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  • First Stop of the Tour is the Storefront Studio of Ed Bordett/Brett LaGue
  • Free
  • Recurring daily