The West Austin Studio Tour kicks off this weekend running 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 9-10 and May 16-17.

The free, self-guided open studio tour has more than 200 individual artists as well as exhibits and happenings. Check out the list and get a downloadable map here:

We’re rolling out our critic’s picks a handful at a time.

 Virginia Fleck. Studio: 1900 Larchmont Dr., 78704 WEST #172

Virigina Fleck, “Revelation Mandala,” recycled plastic bags.

Yuliya Lanina, Studio: 1900 Larchmont Dr. (guest of Virginia Fleck) WEST #173

Yuliya Lanina, “I Believe I Can Fly,” acrylic on canvas.

W. Tucker. Studio: 2108 Arpdale St., 78704. WEST #98

W. Tucker, “get up, get up, get up,” resin stick, charcoal, cloth on book cover. Studio: 2108 Arpdale St., 78704 WEST #98