Wirral Open Studio Tour 2013 featured 38 artists over 27 venues covering West Kirby, Hoylake, Meols, Birkenhead, Oxton, Irby, Bromborough, Burton and more. The event took place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June and welcomed a record-breaking number of visitors.

Most of the photographs were kindly taken by friend of the open studios Anthony Clarke.


Hundreds of our visitors were kind enough to leave feedback on 2011’s Wirral Open Studio Tour. We include here just a small, representative selection.

“Very inspiring. Really enjoyed speaking to artist.”
GW, address unknown

“Fantastic exhibition & so enjoyable to meet & talk with the artists. Most worthwhile – congratulations.”
MC, Hoylake

“An excellent initiative that deserves support.”
TR, Hoylake

“Exciting to see so much local talent.”
SR, Hoylake

“Great idea to see people at their work – really inspiring talent about. Thanks.”
HP, Bromborough

“A wonderful idea – let us see it repeated year by year.”
ED, Hoylake

“Enjoyed seeing the range of work – but especially openness of artists to talk about their work.”

“Excellent exhibitions. Thoroughly enjoyed. What talent!”
JM, West Kirby

“It was wonderful to see the unique pieces of artwork. I hope to see more in the future.”
SM, address unknown

“Great, having a brilliant day.”
MR, Bebington

“Fantastic stuff. Such talent!”
SH, Bebington

“Excellent display – work is of the highest standard.”
CB, West Kirby

“Wonderful idea.”
RS, Irby

“Wonderful range of skills.”
IC, West Kirby

“Very glad this has been offered – energising and inspiring.”
EM, Irby