FAQs

What is the Studio Tour?

  • The Studio Tour is an exclusive look inside the art and minds of 12 artists. Six local Rockport studios will be on the tour, and six guest artists will also be featured. During the weekend of April 7-8, you are free to tour the homes at your leisure.

When & where is the Studio Tour?

  • The Tour will take place Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 10 AM to 4 PM and Sunday, April 8 from 11 AM to 3 PM
  • Studios are located throughout the Rockport area – from South Rockport to Lamar.

What are the cost of tickets? Are there discounts for children/seniors?

  • Tickets are $20, or two for $35 if purchased before 4pm on Friday, April 6. Student tickets (with valid ID) are $5. Student tickets may only be purchased at the Art Center or at the studios on the tour.
  • Both cash and credit cards will be accepted at all locations.

I am a member of the Rockport Center for the Arts, do I get a free ticket?

  • Members are the Sustainer, Benefactor, and Lifetime Benefactor level get two free tickets to the studio tour. These will be mailed to you.

I bought a ticket online. How do I get it?

  • Pickup the ticket at the Rockport Center for the Arts, 106 S. Austin St. No online tickets will be mailed.

Where do funds raised by the studio tour go? Is any part of my tickets tax deductible?

  • All funds raised go to the many free to low-cost cultural programs of the Rockport Center for the Arts. This includes our free Summer Youth Camp, our free gallery exhibitions and gallery talks, and our free lecture and film series. Tour tickets are not tax deductible, but a portion of your contribution to the Kickoff Party is.

Can I bring my dog?

  • No.

What happens if I get lost on the tour?

  • Call the Art Center at 361.729.5519, and we will be thrilled to help you with directions.

Thank You Docent Day Chairs

Margaret Goolsbee
Barbara Gurtner
Jackie Brannon
Lee Jones
Connie Garcia
Sally Rowe
Caro Jackson

Thank You Docents

June Ainsworth
RebeccaBagby
Teenya Barnard
Lisa Bibeau
Sue Blair
Tom Blazek
Ruth Ann Boyer
Keith Boyer
Kim Boyer
Susan Brown
Linda Cameron
Sara Clark
Kay Clifton
Becky Cornwell
Danah Corrigan
Sara Craven
Angalee DeForest
Mindy Durham
Tracie England
Susan Forest
Connie Garcia
Charles Giesey
Charlie Goolsbee
Barbara Gurtner
Darlene Hamilton
Carla Hebert
Verba Hiberd
Jean Holland
Carolyn Howard
Kent Howard
Sheralyn Humble
Lawana Jackson
Angela Jescke
Kay Johnson
LaeRae Keyes
B.J. Kittle
Libby Krause
Susan Lewis
Chuck Lucas
Tracey Macrum
Rita Mathews
Judy McCombs
Jackie McCready
Gloria McCurdy
Tim McDaniel
Jennye McDaniel
Suzan McLallen
Karen Medley
Sally Mitchell
Kimmi Moake
Cherry Morrill
Monica Morris
Sara Morrison
Genie Mysorski
Rachel Osgood
Mary Lynn Painton
Bonnie Popiwny
Sandy Reese
Christy Rowley
Judy Salyer
Judy Schrupp
Faye Scott
Penny Shepard
Trish Smallenberger
Lane Timmins
Beverly Trifonidis
Linda Valdez
Barbara Ward
Becky Warren
Susan Wax
Cisco Willison
Kate Young