WELCOME ART LOVERS!
The Annual Hammond Bay Studio Tour is the first and only
Open Studio Tour
Over two relaxing days
meet artists and artisans in their neighborhood studios.
Treat your eyes to a wide range of exciting 2 and 3 dimensional creations and enjoy scenic ocean views along the way.
Celebrate the creative spirit
that nurtures artists, art lovers, and art collectors alike.
Chose from among stunning examples of visual expression to
enhance your home, business, office, or as a one of a kind gift
for the special people in your life.
Several studios are hosting
You are invited to
fill out an entry form for our annual prize draw
at each studio. The winner will receive a $100 certificate that can be used toward purchasing the work of any tour artist YOU choose! The more studios you visit, the more times you can enter!
Follow the interactive
STUDIO TOUR MAP
Look for our
bright signage, and arrows
as you drive along the route!
mark each studio.
Vancouver Island residents or vacationers to Nanaimo and area, first time Tour goers and those re-visiting this favorite spring event are all certain to find a smile and warm welcome from our artists!
Tour goers are saying: The Tour exceeded our expectations. The artists were talented and willing to share their stories. The Tour was well marked and easy to find. Views were priceless. So grateful we made the trip from the mainland. - D. Manery
Read more about the Hammond Bay Studio Tour at:
See YOU on this year's Tour!
May 25 & May 26, 2019 from 10am - 4pm
Pick up a brochure with a handy take-along map at:
Serious Coffee - 6357 Hammond Bay Road
Vancouver Island Library - North Nanaimo Branch,
6250 Hammond Bay Road
Iron Oxide Art Supplies - #5 Victoria Road, in downtown Nanaimo
Enjoy a beverage and get a
of the art you'll discover during the 2019 TOUR
Serious Coffee, 6357 Hammond Bay Road
Art Display Starts May 7th, 2019!
A Big Thank You to Our Sponsors!