ART ON THE EDGE Studio Tour of the Central Oregon Coast is a self guided tour of the studio spaces of well known, coastal visual artists for the weekend of May 18th, 19th, & 20th. These artists will show off their exclusive locations, demonstrate their creative processes and sell their work.  We invite you to experience our rich local arts community which has the distinction of being located along the beautiful Oregon Coast.

25 artist studio’s are participating in the 2018 Art on the Edge Studio Tour and 4 of these sites are group studios which feature 3 or more working artists. This year’s tour includes a variety of medium: oil painting, acrylic painting, watercolor, metal sculpture and casting, driftwood furniture, handmade jewelry, fire painting, glass blowing, clay and ceramic art, photography, weaving, mosaic, colored pencil art, reclaimed assemblage art and print making. The tour map also includes some great “extra stops” which are local galleries of note and also delicious eating or coffee establishments.

Purchases of the studio tour map and entrance buttons can be made at the Lincoln City Cultural Center and at all of the other studio sites throughout the tour dates. For individual artist studio sites and directions go to Artists. Tour maps and buttons will be available for pre-sale at the Lincoln City Cultural Center, The Salem Art Association- Bush Barn Art Center in Salem as well as with most of the participating artists starting on May 1st. Tour costs $10.

All of the 2018 studio tour artists will be featured in a exhibit at the Chessman Gallery inside the Lincoln City Cultural Center. This show opens on Friday, May 11th with a reception from 5 to 7 pm and will run until June 4th. This is a great opportunity to see all of the participating artists work in one space. The Chessman Gallery is at 540 NE Hwy 101, Lincoln City, OR. 97367.