The creative idea of Anne Giancola, president of Alliance for the Visual Arts, and Livermore artist Dennis Baker, the Tri-Valley Artist Studio Tour (TVAST) will become a reality this fall.
The two artists have been working together on this project since November 2020. Since moving to the Tri-Valley area in 2013, Giancola has realized that there are a lot of talented professional artists hidden within the community. She and Baker feel now is the time to shine the spotlight on them.
In partnership with the Alliance for the Visual Arts, the Tri Valley Artist Studio Tour will take place on November 13-14.
“We are thrilled to show off the beauty of the art of Tri-Valley and look forward to a successful event that can happen every year,” said Giancola.
She and Baker are leading a team of volunteer artists to organize all the details of the TVAST event, which will also include a preview exhibit hosted by Darcie Kent in his nearly famous Wine Lounge on Vasco Road, and a fun bike tour. from all the studio sites.
It’s an art festival that local and neighboring communities can enjoy as they visit over 50 artists from five cities showing in their homes, studios and collectives in the cities of Livermore, Dublin and Pleasanton. Participants can watch demonstrations, see works of art for sale, and chat with the artists about their techniques and inspiration, from paintings, ceramics, sculptures, glass, mixed media, photography and collage to jewelry and art. dress art. The variety of different mediums is inspiring.
This fun event for the whole family is free and open to the public on November 13 and 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 5 to 8 p.m., at Darcie Kent Wineries’ near-famous wine fair, 2271 South Vasco Road, Suite D, Livermore.
For more information, visit TVASTart.com.