in 1998, 20 members of Canada’s original artist run studio tour
were asked to create one original piece of artwork to place in the
time capsule celebrating the first 20 years of The Muskoka Autumn
Studio Tour. Now 20 years later, the current members of The
Muskoka Autumn Studio tour will be opening the Time Capsule at the
Chapel Gallery on August 18 between 1pm to 4 pm.
Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour is the oldest self- guided studio tour
in Canada and the member run tour has included many of Canada’s
finest full time professional artists.
artists of The Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour have included potters,
weavers, wood turners, furniture makers, glassblowers, painters of
landscapes and fine art, jewellers and ironworkers and so much
artists open their studios, workspaces and showrooms to the
general public offering a rare insight into the creative process.
Each artist is encouraged to interact with and engage visitors
with demonstrations and insights into their individual artistic
and creative process.
its inception in 1978, The Muskoka Autumn Studio Tour has
attracted tens of thousands of visitors to Muskoka to spend a few
days enjoying the fall colours, exploring the beauty of Muskoka
and viewing the inspiring work of some of Canada’s finest