In the heart of Whitefish, Montana is the non-profit community art center Stumptown Art Studio.  It was founded in 1995 to offer art opportunities for all ages and art interests including: classes, workshops, camps, art parties, an artists’ cooperative, art outreach programs with the Van Gogh, and daily walk-in pottery painting, glass fusing and mosaic-making in the Ceramics Annex, art gifts, retail art supplies and exhibits.  Exhibits hosted at Stumptown Art Studio feature guest artists, group displays, student works, new works and provide exhibition space for emerging artists.  The public is invited to stop by and enjoy this year’s 2012 First Thursday Gallery Night season from May through
October between 6 and 9 p.m. during opening receptions or for a month following anytime during regular open hours: Mon-Sat, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sundays, noon-5 p.m.
The public is invited to the opening reception of this popular exhibit featuring the artwork of students of Stumptown Art Studio.  Come see the art by our talented young neighborhood artists during the opening reception from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, May 3.  The evening is accompanied by the delightful Ice-Cream Social, where everyone can create their own treat.  The exhibit will be on display until May 28 at 145 Central Avenue in Whitefish.