Suncook Valley Art and Artisan Tour Issues Call for Entries

BARNSTEAD —  A group of artists in the Suncook Valley have announced the creation of the Suncook Valley Art and Artisan Tour and are inviting local artists and artisans to participate in this summer’s first annual open studio show and sale on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

The group would like to keep the open studios within easy driving distance of the Route 28 corridor between Alton and Hooksett. For those wishing to participate who might be outside of this immediate ...

BARNSTEAD —  A group of artists in the Suncook Valley have announced the creation of the Suncook Valley Art and Artisan Tour and are inviting local artists and artisans to participate in this summer’s first annual open studio show and sale on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

The group would like to keep the open studios within easy driving distance of the Route 28 corridor between Alton and Hooksett. For those wishing to participate who might be outside of this immediate area, or those who prefer not to open their private studios, the Barnstead Town Hall will be available for booth setup.

The Town Hall will also serve as a home base for the tour, providing tour maps, open studio information, and artist bios.

Entry deadline is May 31. There is a $25 entry fee. For more information and registration contact Steve Winchester at (603)-269-2720 or E-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Members of the Suncook Valley Art and Artisan Tour Committee are: Joanne Balcom, Carolyn Hughes, Janice Metzger, Edith Weiler, Elizabeth Winchester Larson, Harriet Winchester, Stephen Winchester and Beverly Lussier.