2014 Tour Information will be updated after the June 1, 2014, deadline for joining the tour.

Be sure to mark your calendar for October 4th and 5th, 2014 for this year's tour!

2013 Tour Stops:

El Rito Studio Tour Map

Spanish Colonial Wood Carving

Northern New Mexico College ~ Dorothy Vigil

Tin Work

Carmen Campos

Blacksmith Shop

Michael Hennerty

Musical Instruments

Cipriano Vigil

Live Music



Artists and artisans from El Rito and surrounding areas showing a variety of artwork. Visit the Mercado page to view the participants.


The El Rito Studio Tour is funded in part by the County of Rio Arriba Lodger's Tax and is fiscally sponsored by Luciente, Inc.

If you would like to make a donation, visit our "Sponsors" page or follow the PayPal link "Donate" below.

  • Many Thanks To:

  • El Rito Library for its leadership in supporting community arts projects and the use of its facility for this event;

  • All the artists and volunteers who donated their time and special skills to organize this tour to include as many community members as possible;

  • Northern New Mexico College;

  • El Rito residents for their support and hospitality during this festive weekend.

Please support the businesses of our generous benefactors and patrons.  

While you are enjoying your stroll from studio to studio in this charming town, please respect the privacy and property of the people who live here.

Enjoy the tour!

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