Join our specialist art guides for three boutique tours of the Taranaki Arts Trail. 

Tours are from 9am to 4pm and include morning tea, lunch, transport and an entertaining guide,  plus a visit to a secret location.

Cost $165pp.  Limited numbers - only 10 spaces available per tour.

BOOKINGS:  Cathy Thurston - 027 241 0458  /


TOUR ONE - North Taranaki Art Trail – Saturday 9 June 2018

Be guided around 4 studios and meet 5 artists; from the abstract – expressionist paintings of  John McLean, the assemblage works of Chris McLean and the stone sculptures and woodwork by Howard Tuffery, to the rich ceramics by Maria Brockhill and fibre creations of Beth Pottinger-Hockings.


TOUR TWO - New Plymouth to Stratford – Sunday 10  June  

Be guided around 3 studios and meet 4 artists, showcasing the photographs of Michelle Wilson in the wonderful Tupare cottage, the rich figure paintings by Ian Calloway and the clay sculptures of his wife Brigitte Calloway and the wooden sculptures by Tony Waterson, before visiting The Percy Thompson gallery in Stratford for the exhibition featuring one piece from each artist on the trail.


TOUR THREE - New Plymouth to Oakura –Monday 11 June

Be guided around 5 studios showcasing the eclectic colourful paintings of Charlotte Giblin the creative paintings of Linda McFetridge, the photographs of Tony Carter, NZ’s first Grand Master of photography, the inspiring glass work by Richard Landers, and the unique fibre/felt work by Susan Imhasly.