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Posted: 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012
By Luke Quinton
East Austin Studio Tour
When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 10, 11, 17 and 18
Where: EAST encompasses the area east of Interstate 35, west of U.S. 183, south of U.S. 290 and north of Lady Bird Lake.
Info and downloadable maps: www.eastaustinstudiotour.com
Catalogs: Free EAST catalogs are available at 22 Austin Public Library locations as long as copies last. See www.eastaustinstudiotour.com for a list of libraries.
EAST Hub: Group show of EAST participants at 2000 E. Sixth St.
A few tips for a better EAST experience
Finding: EAST participants have signs with numbers that correspond to the official map.
Going: Cluster your visits — studios are often closer than you think. Consider parking and then walking to several nearby destinations.
Parking: Remember that much of East Austin is a residential neighborhood. Park respectfully on residential streets and obey all parking signs.
Buying: Bring cash or checks. Many artists are not equipped to take credit cards.
Special EAST event:
‘Hot Glass Cold Beer + EAST Auction’
What: The East Side Glass Studio artists will have hot glass blowing demos while Hops & Grain will be on hand to provide samples of their craft beers. All auction proceeds will go to support EAST.
When: 7 t0 9 p.m. Nov. 17
Where: East Side Glass Studio, 507 Calles St.