Karen Lewis: Painter of Water and Air

Recently, Beth Yazhari, Artist No., 11, turned the tables on Karen Lewis, Artist No. 6, who has been interviewing her fellow artists this summer. Here is Beth’s interview with Karen. When you visit oil painter Karen Lewis and talk to her about her artistic process, you will find that the words “shapes,” “movement,” ”harmony” and […]

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Wrap Party – it won’t be the same if you don’t come!

Every year after the tour ends we have what we call a ‘wrap party’. This is a time for the artists to come together and celebrate another successful year. This year we have decided to open the event to the public and include a silent auction to support our mission. You’ll be able to visit […]

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IMPORTANT TOUR GUIDE INFORMATION

We have received reports that a few Tour Guides have printing issues. The issues appear to affect only about 1% of the Tour Guides, but if you have already purchased yours, please check it and let us know if it has these or any other problems: 1) Page 39/40 and page 43/44 are missing. 2) The spiral binding is […]

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Visit Portland Open Studios artists at our booth at Art in the Pearl

Watch some of this year’s tour artists as they demonstrate their craft and talents at the PDXOS booth at Portland’s Art in the Pearl this weekend.

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Bringing a new life to the hand work of women through the ages

Karen Lewis had the pleasure recently of visiting Beth Yazhari  in her studio.  Here is an idea of what you could experience in a little over a month when Portland Open Studios opens. When you enter Beth Yazhari’s studio, you first notice a rich collection of textures and patterns. She delights you with colorful designs, […]

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