Join us on a self-guided studio tour in beautiful historic Galena, IL.  We welcome you to our open studios for demonstrations on this self guided art tour.  While at their studio's, you will learn something about the creative process that the artist undertakes and the story behind their artwork. Don't be afraid to ask questions and enjoy their studio/galleries which are open year-round.

 Click on the white framed photo of the artists art work below to learn more about each artist. Click on the brown framed photo below the artist name to learn about a process of the artist.

Joe Pinder

Stamping Process

Carl Johnson

On Site Drawing & Painting Process

Event Hours

 Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
 Sunday 10 am - 2 pm

Studio Tour Dates 


        ~May 11- 12, Mother's Day Weekend

~August 31-September 1, Labor Day Weekend

~November 30-December 1, Galena Christmas

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Discover the arts throughout the hills of JoDaviess County

Charles Fach

Slip Casting Process

Christina Lemmon

Throwing Hand Building