www.stumptownartstudio.org

145 Central Ave.

Whitefish, MT 59937

Tel: (406) 862-5929

ADULT CLASSES

Glass 

Working on the Strip

JANUARY 15

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Create an 8" platter using glass strips. Learn to cut straight pieces and make stacked glass pieces.  No experience necessary.

 

 $75 / $70 members

Reactive River Rock Bowl

FEBRUARY 19

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Reactivity is key to creating these 11” bowls. Students will combine sulfur-bearing frit with lead-bearing powder to create a rocks-in-a-streambed effect. No experience necessary.

 

 

$75 / $70 members

Enameling on Glass

MARCH 18

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn to enamel with glass powders, fit and paints. No experience necessary.

$75 / $70 members

Opal Overlay

APRIL 15

6:30 - 8:30 pm

 

The unique chemistry of opaline glass gives it an inner glow. Students will construct a two layer project combining transparent colors with a base of opaline to create a stunning slumped tray. 

$75 / $70 members

House Signs

MAY 20

6:30 - 8:30 pm

 

Use a combination of glass techniques to create a unique sign for your street address. 

$75 / $70 members

Lampworking

JANUARY 25

11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Learn how to make glass beads.

 

Always fun and exciting, this class is perfect for novice and beginner both.  

Wear cotton clothing and closed-toed shoes. Bring your own snack/lunch.

 

Students finish class with approx. 7-10 beads.

$160 per person

Clay Workshops

Progressive Wheel Throwing

JAN. 5 - FEB. 23

5 week course

Sundays  12:00 - 2:00 pm

January 5, 12, 19, 26 and February 2

Glaze day February 23

Join instructor, Jeanne Langon, in this progressive wheel throwing class. 5 weeks with an extra glazing day.

$135 / $125 members - class only

$175 class plus one month co-op membership

 

Clay must be purchased separately 

Love working with clay and want more time in the studio? Join to Co-op for $40 a month and continue your studies anytime the studio is open.

$135 / $125 co-op members

Progressive Wheel Throwing

JAN. 9 - FEB. 13

5 week course

Thursdays 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 13

extra glaze day to be determined by group

 

We welcome back clay instructor, Stephanie Seguin! Stephanie received her MFA from Pennsylvania State University and recently completed a residency at the Carbondale Clay Center in Colorado. Join Stephanie on the wheel in this progressive throwing class. 

 

$135 / $125 members - class only

$175 class plus one month co-op membership

 

Clay must be purchased separately 

Love working with clay and want more time in the studio? Join to Co-op for $40 a month and continue your studies anytime the studio is open.

 

 

 

$135/ $125 co-op members

Hand Built Mug

FEBRUARY 6

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join instructor, Jeanne Langan, in our clay co-op and create a hand built mug. Learn to build a mug without the wheel! In this class, students will learn the techniques of pinch, coil and slab while creating mugs. We will also learn how to make handles by hand building or pulling. Clay will be included for one mug. Additional clay will be available for purchase. ​

$45 / $35 co-op members

FEB. 20 -MARCH 19

5 week course

Thursdays 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Feb 20, 27, March 5, 12, 19 

extra glaze day to be determined 

$135 / $125 co-op member

We welcome back clay instructor, Stephanie Seguin! Stephanie received her MFA from Pennsylvania State University and recently completed a residency at the Carbondale Clay Center in Colorado. Join Stephanie on the wheel in this progressive throwing class. 

 

$135 / $125 members - class only

$175 class plus one month co-op membership

 

Clay must be purchased separately 

Love working with clay and want more time in the studio? Join to Co-op for $40 a month and continue your studies anytime the studio is open. Stop by the Studio to sign up for a co-op membership.

Progressive Wheel Throwing

MARCH 4 - APRIL 1

5 week course

Wednesdays 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1

extra glaze day April 22

$135/ $125 co-op members

Join instructor, Jeanne Langon, in this progressive wheel throwing class. 5 weeks with an extra glazing day.

 

$135 / $125 members - class only

$175 class plus one month co-op membership. Please call the Studio to sign up for a co-op membership 

Clay must be purchased separately 

Love working with clay and want more time in the studio? Join to Co-op for $40 a month and continue your studies anytime the studio is open. Stop by the Studio to sign up for a co-op membership.

Progressive Wheel Throwing

APRIL 9 - MAY 7

5 Week Course

Thursdays 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

April 9, 16, 23, 30, skip a week with final class on May 7th 

extra glaze day to be determined

$135 / $125 co-op member  

We welcome back clay instructor, Stephanie Seguin! Stephanie received her MFA from Pennsylvania State University and recently completed a residency at the Carbondale Clay Center in Colorado. Join Stephanie on the wheel in this progressive throwing class. 

 

$135 / $125 members - class only

$175 class plus one month co-op membership

 

Clay must be purchased separately 

Love working with clay and want more time in the studio? Join to Co-op for $40 a month and continue your studies anytime the studio is open. Stop by the Studio to sign up for a co-op membership.

Progressive Wheel Throwing

Hanging with my Gnomies

April 10 and 11 Clay Days

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

April 18th Glaze Day

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Make your own gnome friends in this fun workshop. April 10 or 11th, we will sculpt our gnome friends in clay. Return on April 18th for a fun glazing workshop.

$55/ $50 members

Painting and Drawing

Intro. to Acrylic Painting

 WEDNESDAYS 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Session I: Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5 

Session II: Feb 19, 26, March 4, 11,18 

Session III: April 8, 15, 22, 29, May 6 

 Discover what acrylic paints have to offer in this fun, 5-week progressive painting class. Each class will introduce a new technique and provide students with the time and freedom to explore their creative side under guidance of instructor. All experience levels are welcome. Supplies will be included for each class.

$135/ 125 members

Exploratory Drawing

SATURDAYS 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Feb 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7 

 This creative drawing class will expand your mind and drawing abilities…“I can’t draw” isn’t a reality in this fun and energy filled class. Each week learn different ways of making marks with graphite, pen, colored pencil, chalk pastels, and more. All levels welcome. ​Supplies included for each class.

$135/ 125 members

February 28

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join guest artist, Shelley McCarl, for this exciting pastel workshop. 

Learn to use soft (chalk) pastel with guest artist Shelley McCarl. After an overview of basic

pastel techniques, you’ll discover how velour paper makes it easy to describe the softness

or sleekness of an animal’s fur or feathers, the shine of eyes and beaks, and other surface

texture. All materials included.

Pastel Pointers: Texture, Fur and Feathers

$45 / $40 members

March 27

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Explore soft pastels’ possibilities for painting light & shadows in clouds, with guest artist

Shelley McCarl. Using pastel on sanded paper, you’ll create your own big sky masterpiece! All materials included.

Pastel Pointers: Colorful Skies

$45 / $40 members

April 24

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Guest artist Shelley McCarl teaches basic pastel techniques, while showing how to develop

a sense of dimension in a simple still life. All materials included.

Pastel Pointers: Form and Dimension

$45 / $40 members

Canvas and Cocktails

JANUARY 10

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm 

 

Join our instructor, Stephanie Seguin, for a fun evening of painting! Bring your own drinks and snacks and we will provide the rest! Each class includes an 11" x 14" canvas and all the supplies needed to make your painting.

 

BYOB Pre-registration required

$35 / $30 members

Layered Landscapes

JANUARY 31

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm 

 

Join our instructor, Stephanie Seguin, for a fun evening of painting! Bring your own drinks and snacks and we will provide the rest! Each class includes an 11" x 14" canvas and all the supplies needed to make your painting.

 

BYOB Pre-registration required

$35 / $30 members

Abstract Palette

MARCH 6

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm 

 

Join our instructor, Stephanie Seguin, for a fun evening of painting! Bring your own drinks and snacks and we will provide the rest! Each class includes an 11" x 14" canvas and all the supplies needed to make your painting.

 

BYOB Pre-registration required

$35 / $30 members

 Yayoi Kusama 

Other Media

JANUARY 28

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm​

 

Cheers to the New Year! Paint on wine glasses (not ceramic) using enamel paints to create your customized designs.  We will have stencils and samples for you to work from.  Light snacks and beverages served. Includes two wine glasses to paint that night plus all materials.  Make and take that night.

 

$35 / $25 members

Wine Glass Enamel

FEBRUARY 11

6:30 - 8:30

$15 per person, includes use of silkscreens, materials and instruction.  Pottery sold separately at 25% off that night. 

 

Learn the basics of pottery painting as well as using our ceramic silkscreens.  Paint on any ceramic shape you choose, although keep in mind flat pieces work best.  Create stunning details and instant designs! Animals, quotes, abstract, holiday, and more! Once you've taken the class you can use the silkscreens anytime you wish on your pottery pieces. 

$15 per person

  Silkscreen Workshop

Potty Mouth Paint Your Own Pottery

MARCH 13

6:30 pm- 8:30 pm

 

Not exactly your grandma's pottery painting class. If you've ever wanted that extra statement on your coffee mug, then this is your night to paint!  Outrageous, raucous, naughty or nice, we won't judge you, however racial slurs or hate speech will not be tolerated. Special adult version silkscreens and stencils will also be available.  Door prizes and fun to be had! BYOB and a sense of humor. 

 

$15 per person, ages 18+

$15 per person