Please purchase guides locally! Tour begins October 14: 10-5

Portland Open Studios presents the 2017 Guide to Local Artists

This full-color, wire bound book provides our listing of 100+ artists juried into our annual tour along with a directory of those who teach classes, workshops, and private lessons. Use the guide today, tomorrow, and year-round to see the beautiful samples of work from our artists, visit their websites, and find a class for you and a friend. Our Guide is the perfect solution for art adventures in the Portland metro area.

Show your support of our organization: purchase a copy of the 2017 Guide to Local Artists as your companion for our 19th annual fall tour. The Portland Open Studios Tour takes place on October 14 & 15 and October 21 & 22, 10 am – 5 pm each day. Our guide includes community maps to help you plan your tour.

Now Available!  $15

Guides purchased through our website will be shipped to the address you provide. We add a shipping and handling charge. Please allow 7-10 business days for website orders. Proceeds from our Guide provide operating costs to support our mission. We appreciate your support!

Save the shipping costs and purchase your 2017 guide at these local retailers!

New Seasons Stores, Artist & Craftsmen, Portland Art Museum, Madrona Hill Cafe, Bullseye Glass, Blick Art Supply, Guardino Gallery, Copy Pilot (N Portland)

Purchase your 2017 Guide here

Get inspired to take a class, visit your favorite artists, and find the perfect piece to add to your art collection. 

$15 per Guide (plus s&h)

**Orders placed after October 4 are not guaranteed for delivery in time for the 2017 tour.**




Our 2017 Guide features...

NEW this year:  Directory of 32 Teaching Artists ready to engage your creativity in a class or private session!!

Eight community maps to find artists in your neighborhood,  and across the Metro area

Overview maps for Portland’s east and west sides to plan your tour

Alphabetical index to find your favorite artists

Index by media to find artists or art forms new to you

Contact information for all artists

Images from the artists showcasing current work

Community Leaders in each neighborhood

Link to our free navigation app utilizing Google maps pre-loaded with studio locations – for easy travel during the tour

Mobile App – available NOW!

Use your mobile device (iPhone or Android) to navigate the Portland Open Studios tour. We offer a FREE Map-only Navigation App on the iTunes/App store, and the Google Play store.

Upgrade for $4.99 to get these features and support our event:

  • interactive maps showing our artists’ locations
  • ability to mark favorite artists and visited artists
  • images of 3 artworks from each artist
  • contact information for all artists
  • ability to make notes about each artist

Purchase our Guides to resell or give away.

Support our organization with a bulk purchase and make some extra $.

Buy at a discount and reap a small profit per book! Or give them away to your employees, visitors, tourists, all the art lovers in your life.

Great for airbnb guests, Meetup groups, urban explorers, cafes, hotels and business that support our local art scene! 

For our advertisers, this 10 for $100 is a great way to extend the reach of your ad purchase.

10 guides for $100 (plus s&h)


To purchase in higher quantity, or arrange local delivery, before you purchase here please contact us at distribution@portlandopenstudios.com