Open studio / open house

The following artists based in northwest Iceland and arts & crafts shops in the region invite you to visit their studios / open house on June 10th (Monday) and 11th (Tuesday): 

NES artists residency in Skagaströnd. Open house and free coffee on Tuesday, June 11th from 14:00-16:00. 

Rúnalist Stórhóli - Skagafirði. Icelandic foods, arts and crafts. Open 13:00 -18:00. 

Sveitamarkaður á Hólabaki - Lagður. Unique Icelandic textile products. Hólabak farm, 541 Blönduós. Open 13:00 - 17:00.

Listakot Dóru in Vatnsdalur Valley: Icelandic arts and crafts. Open house and quiz leading you to the top(s) of some of the famous Vatnsdalshólar hills (no worries, it's a short and easy walk)! Open 13:00 - 17:00. 

Bardúsa in Hvammstangi. Merchant museum and crafts shop near the harbour. Open 12:00 - 17:00.  

Handbendi Brúðuleikhús will open their studio doors to visitors on June 10th between 14:00 and 17:00. Handbendi is an international award winning puppet and theatre company based in Hvammstangi. Established by Greta Clough, former associate artist of Londons famed Little Angel Theatre, the company creates original productions for all ages which tour both nationally and internationally. 
 
Come and have a peak at a selection of puppets from productions past and present and chat with puppet master Greta Clough about her work, the company, and what projects are coming up.  You might even get to try out some of the puppets yourself! All ages are welcome. The studio is located in the garage at: Höfðabraut 21, Hvammstangi.