Take yourself on a tour of enchantment...

Please join us for the
2011 Eccentric Artists' Garden Tour

Grab your spring-fever and take yourself on a tour of enchantment through the eccentric gardens of 15 Boulder artists. Visit the Boulder Public Library Canyon Gallery and see how 32 painters, photographers and sculptors were inspired by these 15 artists' gardens. Then head home and plant seeds of inspiration in your own garden!

Sunday, June 12th, 2011
11am – 6pm

The gardens of 15 of Boulder's most unique
and eccentric artists.

Buy a Tour Map for $10 and tour the gardens of 15 Boulder artists. All gardens are free and open to the public.

Map sale locations:

  • Sturtz & Copeland (2851 Valmont, Boulder)
  • Boulder Arts & Crafts Co-op (1421 Pearl, Boulder)
  • Piece Love & Chocolate (805 Pearl, Boulder)
  • Indochine (in the Village near McGuckins, Boulder)
  • In front of the Boulder Public Library on the day of the tour (1000 Canyon Blvd, Boulder)

For the past year, 15 Boulder artists have opened their gardens to 32 painters, photographers and sculptors. On June 12th, the public will have their own chance to tour these 15 gardens, meet the artist-gardeners, and talk to painters demonstrating plein-air painting in the gardens.
From baroque to eclectic, from funky to elegant, these gardens span all styles and offer many ideas to gardeners searching for inspiration in their own spaces. Our mission is to cross-pollinate the visions of gardeners with those of artists, and to germinate seeds of inspiration, which will sprout into artistic flights of fancy in your own garden. Please join us. You may find that your own garden and life will change!