Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Open Studio Tour of Henderson County. Registration information can be found online at hcost.org. One of the largest open studio events in the Carolinas, this free, self-guided tour showcases the fine art and craft studios throughout Henderson County. For two days on September 22 & 23 more than 50 artists in 30+ studios welcome art enthusiasts to their workplaces with plenty of new artwork to view and purchase. All proceeds earned during the Open Studio Tour are retained by the artists. In addition to the the tour dates guests can view all the artists’ work at a Preview Party on Thursday, September 20 as part of the free Rhythm and Brews outdoor music series in downtown Hendersonville. Applications close on June 1. The 8th annual Open Studio Tour is sponsored by the Art League of Henderson County.