Explore the art and scenery of southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa during the Bluff Country Studio Art Tour, Friday through next Sunday. The self-guided tour features more than 40 artists and 27 studios, galleries, the Minnesota Marine Art Museum and other locations in more than a dozen cities. Visitors can see artists at work, and shop for ceramics, beadwork, clay, fiber, sculpture, photography, jewelry and more. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Check the website for a complete map and additional information: 1-800-428-2030; www.bluffcountrystudioarttour.com. COLLEEN A. COLES