Description of the Event

Member artist participation in ArtQuest Haywood is open to Haywood County NC professional artists who have public studios or work out of their homes. The tour will be curated for suitable artwork and locations.  Artists may choose to participate in a cluster setting if their studio location is too remote or private for public visitors. ArtQuest Haywood is a self guided tour of art and craft studios in Haywood County NC.  It is held twice yearly and is organized by volunteers.Artists may participate in ArtQuest Haywood in any of the following ways:

  • Member Artist at their own studio ($175.)

  • Member Artist at a “Cluster” studio ($175. per artist)

  • Visiting Artist at a Member Artist Studio, if they reside outside of Haywood County ($175.)

  • Cluster Artist, exhibiting at a member artist studio ($175.)

Artists who cannot participate as exhibitors are encouraged to support the tour by advertising your studio and/or website.


  1. One-quarter page on the website: $75. per tour event. Listing consists of one photo, 2 lines text.

  2. Sponsor of Poster: $200. Name and website displayed.

  3. On-Line Map Sponsor: $500. Name and website listed on banner for Map page

  4. Listing on the printed brochure of Name, website and logo is $50. (This is an additional listing to that of being an exhibitor.)

Your support will ensure the success of this tour and tours to come in the future.

  1. How to apply


  • Complete Application below

  • Pay fee of $175. by purchasing the "Participation Fee" below. Add it to the shopping cart, and follow the instructions to complete the sale.


    • 4* to 6 high resolution artwork photos in .jpeg format.

    • 1* to 3, Artist-at-Work or process images in .jpeg format.

    • 5*, studio images: entrance*, work area, work in process, you in your studio, etc.

    • Send these images to Subject Line: STUDIO TOUR: Your name, # of images enclosed. Note: Please enclose images in the email body. Do not attach. Send multiple emails if necessary. For help: Call Sheree at 828/400-3036.

  • Your participation and/or advertising fee is processed as an online purchase. You may use a credit or debit card. Checks may be mailed to: ArtQuest c/o Sheree Sorrells, 1834 Cove Creek Rd., Waynesville NC 28785.

  • Images are kept on file until the next studio tour. If you participate in the immediate subsequent tour they will be available for use. If you miss a tour, you will have to resubmit. We encourage artists to keep their images up-to-date.

REFUNDS: Refunds are allowed within 7 days after the registration due date. After that point, the funds have been allocated to advertising or operations for the ArtQuest Tour and cannot be refunded. Exhibiting artist applications may be switched to advertising support if an emergency occurs after the refund period.

Application:  ARTQUEST Haywood, October 2018

Artist Name *
Artist Name
The Studio Tour Hours will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each artist MUST HONOR these hours. Studios MUST be open promptly at 10 a.m. (or before) and not close until 5 p.m. even if the studio has not had visitors for the entire day. You may choose two days out of the three options to be open. Please consider being open all days.
Additional notes on location. Check for a YES answer. *
Do we have permission to pull images or text from your website if needed? *
I am willing to contribute an item to the raffle. *

Please purchase with your application submission.