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:
paintings, sculpture, handmade books, ravens
hand-forged iron works, blacksmith shop
Molly Hennerty White
paintings, monoprints, mixed media
NNMC - Colonial Furniture
NNMC - Retablo
NNMC - Fiber Arts
NNMC - Gallery
David Michael Kennedy
fine art photography
prints, paintings, pottery, sculpture
live music in the afternoon
Elena Herrera Backus
Tom Quinn Kumpf
Spanish Colonial wood carving
El Rito Library
Death by Chocolate
El Rito Quilters Guild
Kolleen Martinsen Grenier
- Food Locations:
•Northern Café at Northern NM College
•El Rito Library, desserts
•El Farolito Restaurant
San Juan Nepomuceno Alter & Rosary Society, Parish Hall, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner items
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.
- 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!