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Alpine Artisans, Inc.
P.O. Box 841
Seeley Lake, MT 59868
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Uncorked and Creative
Fri., May 26 - 7:00 PM
Student Art Scholarship Fundraiser

Painting For A Dream Workshop
May 27-28 with Julie Wulf

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Tour of the Arts

Alpine Artisans welcomes you to a self-guided tour of artists' studios, galleries and museums through the Seeley-Swan and Blackfoot Valleys of western Montana. Visits are welcome all year long, by appointment. 


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2014 - Fall

Wondering Why? | Thank You All | AAI News Update: Structural Changes; Membership Dues Adjustments; Candidate Search | AAI Officers | Catching Up... Painting for a Dream; New Art Festival | 2VS On Stage | Keeping Up With Events: Annual Meeting; Wine & Chocolate | More AAI Events on the Horizon: Tour Mixes Art with Local History; Maclean Festival

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2013 - Spring/Summer

Loon & Fish and Art Galore | AAI Officers 2013 | Celebrating Art | Website Winner | Help Wanted | Connecting the Dot | Food for Thought | Cultural Abstractions | AAI Calendar of Events | From Bonfire to Bigfork | Reaching Out | Swan Valley Performing Arts Supporters 2012-2013 Season | A Heartfelt Thanks to Our 2VS Donors and Sponsors | Support for Art-Minded Youth | Lincoln's Art in the Park is Back Winter's Past | Membership Update | Enthusiastic New Members | Backstage | AAI Artists in the Spotlight

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2012 - Fall/Winter

The Art of Standing Alone | Loon & Fish Going Wild? | AAI Annual Meeting | Help Wanted | Connecting the Dot | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | Roundtable of the Crown | Holiday Show 'n' Tell | AAI Calendar of Events | AAI Members Learn MAP Strategies | Save the Date | In Memoriam | A Heartfelt Thanks to Our 2VS Donors | Applause for Our 2VS Business Supporters | Youth Being Granted Great Opportunities | Passing It On | New Member | Dues Confusion | 2013 Membership Form | Backstage | Bonus Value | AAI Artisans at Work

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2012 - Spring/Summer

The Word is Spreading - Loon & Fish 2012 | AAI Officers 2012 | W&C - Back to Basics | Making It Happen | Snow Sculpting Judging 2012 | Help Wanted | Connecting the Dot | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | AAI Members on the MAP | AAI Calendar of Events | Annual Meeting Suggestion Box | A Heartfelt Thanks to Our 2VS Donors | Applause for Our 2 Valleys Stage Business Supporters | Students Enjoy Portable Art Gallery | On the Scholarship Front | Membership Update | Holiday Thanks | 2012 Membership Form | Backstage | Jazz Change | Stay Tuned | AAI, MAM, and Ansel Adams

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2011 - Fall/Winter

2 Valleys Stage - 10 Rollicking Year | Connecting the Dot | Positive 2011 L&F | Message from President, Carla Schade | AAI Officers 2011 | AAI Calendar of Events | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | HHelp Wanted | @ Valleys Stage Supporters | Ruth Korn Memorial Scholarship | Upcoming | In the Spotlight | Opportunities for Artists | Having a Swell Time | 2011 Membership Form | Backstage | Special MAM Tour - Ansel Adams Exhibit

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2011 - Spring/Summer

How We Began | AAI Officers 2011 | Rethinking Wine & Chocolate | Outstanding Art Advocates | AAI Calendar of Events | Help Wanted | In Memory of Ruth | Annual Meeting | 2Valleys Stage Supporters | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | Questioning the Arts | AAI Judges on Top of It | Our Newest Members | In the Spotlight | Opportunities for Artists | Energy, Ideas, Resources! | 2011 Membership Form | Backstage | Loon & Fish Festival: The Tradition Continues

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2010 - Fall/Winter

Community Cinema Premiers in Seeley-Swan | AAI List of Coming Attractions | AAO Officers 2010 | L&F Improved by Changes | Help Wanted | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | AAI Calendar of Events | Website Marketing Workshops | In the Spotlight | Log Henge: Spirits of the Forests | 2VS Sponsors | Meet Scott Milner - New AAI Staff Person | Artmobile Brings Wonders | Four Students Receive Youth Grants, Adult "Starving Artists Grant" to Begin in 2011 | Opportunities for Artists | Meet out Newest Members | 2011 Membership Form | Backstage | Asking | Road Tripping

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2010 - Spring/Summer

Llon & Fish Festival - New Concept and Location | Soup Bowl Saturday | AAI Calendar of Events | Message from the President | Scholarship Committee Refocus | Help Wanted | Connecting the Dot | Cultural Arts Corridor Report |  Wheeling Our Way | AAI Officers 2010 | Annual Meeting Invites Ideas | 2 Valleys Stage Business Sponsors | 2010 W&C - Smooth... | 2009 Art Benefactor | Opportunities for Artists | Changing Directors | 2010 Membership Form | Backstage | Thanks Polly | AAI Road Trip...

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2009 - Fall

Snow's Here - Let's Get Into That Holiday Spirit! | Talking It Out | AAI Officers 2009 | Somethings Old, Somethings New | We've Got Mail | Art for the Arts Benefactor | AAI Calendar of Events | Opportunities for Artists | Cultural Arts Corridor Report | Summer Picnic '09 | 2 Valleys Stage Business Sponsors | Thought from our Business Sponsors | Lots to Show, Lots to Tell... | Med Center Artwork | Art for the Stage | Highlighting on of our NEW 2 Valleys Stage Business Sponsors | Our Artists in the Spotlight | Meet Our Newest Member | 2010 Membership Form | Where Does All the Money Go? | Backstage | Connecting the Dot

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2009 - Summer

Crown Fundraiser Benefits Both AAI and SEC | AAI Officers 2009 | Loon & Fish | Soup Bowls Stats | T-Shirts | Opportunities for Artists | Individual Donor Campaign - Three Valleys Challenge | AAI Calendar of Events | Super Sponsor - Wold's Valley Market | Tour the Arts on Two Weekends | AAI Board Wants You! | More on the Cultural Arts Corridor | Super Sponsor - Seeley Swan Medical Center | Super Sponsor - Health Care Plus | Talented Students Rewarded | Yes to Youth | Super Sponsor - Double Arrow Resort | Super Sponsor - The Filling Station |Artmobile Brings Wonders | Awesome Nature | Backstage | Alpine Artisans Mid-Summer Get-Togethers

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2009 - Spring

Organizing for Loon & Fish 2009 | AAI Officers 2009 | Wine & Chocolate Social is Back | AAI Calendar of Events | Opportunities for Artists | AAI Annual Report | 5th Graders at MAM | Highlighting a Super Sponsor - Rovero's | Highlighting a Super Sponsor - Hungry Bear Steakhouse | Scholarship Committee | Artmobile Coming | Meet Out Newest Members | Highlighting a Super Sponsor - Seeley Swan Veterinary & Grooming | Awesome Guitars | Highlighting a Super Sponsor - Linford Built Construction | Cultural Arts Corridor Happenings | Highlighting a Super Sponsor - The Resort at Paws Up | Winterfest Snow Sculptures | In Memoriam | The Joy of the Holidays | Backstage | Arts Benefactors - Bill & Pam Peabody

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2008 - Fall

Holiday Social | Discussion and Performance Art at Annual AAI Business Meeting | AAI Board Term Status | AAI Officers 2008 | Artful Celebration | Med Center Art | AAI Calendar of Events | Opportunities for Artists | Tour of the Arts '08 | Artisans in the Spotlight | Thanks to our '08-'09 Business Sponsors | Super Sponsor - Will Kats Construction | CAC: Wrap-Up and Upcoming | Wine & Chocolate Planning | Wine & Chocoloate Committee Chairs | AAI - the State of the Finances | Meet Out Newest Members | 2009 Membership Application | Open Book Club | The Art of Grateful Appreciation | Super Sponsor - Lindey's Prime Steak House | Super Sponsor - Creative Interiors | Sharing Our Treasures | Wanted: Awesome Helpers for Y's "Early Out" Art Projects | Super Sponsor - Lambros Real Estate/ERA | Super Sponsor - First Valley Bank | Scholarship/Youth Grant Updates | Artist to Artist Open Studio | Backstage | Stumped for Christmas Gift Ideas?

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2008 - Summer

Art Auctions and Wilderness Appreciation Event to Celebrate the "Crown of the Continent" | Don't Take it for Granted | AAI Officers 2008 | L&F 2008 - Stats & Observations | Soup Bowl Project | AAI Calendar of Events | Opportunities for Artists | Cultural Arts Corridor's Latest Fruitful Endeavors | Show 'n Tell | Super Sponsor - The Double Arrow Resort | Super Sponsor - The Filling Station | Deserving Students Receive Scholarships and Grants | October Tour Dates | Meet Our Newest Members | 5th Graders Visit MAM | Super Sponsor - The Stage Station | Super Sponsor - The Seeley Swan Medical Center | Awesome Art a YMCA Project | "Y" Camp Goes to the Garden | Artisans in the Spotlight | Super Sponsor - Health Care Plus | Super Sponsor - Wold's Valley Market | New 2 Valleys Stage Director On-Board | Picnic with Polly | Backstage | Tom's Farewell Message ...and there it goes for a...HOME RUN!

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2008 - Spring



Loon & Fish - Start Planning Now | AAI 2008 Officers | Variety Characterizes AAI Annual Meeting | AAI Elects New Slate of Officers | YMCA Program Seeks Artist Aid | Abolts Receive Art Benefactor Recognition | AAI Calendar of Events | Membership Factoids | Opportunities for Artists | CAC Plans for 2008 | Scholarship Solicitation Update | Snowy Art | Enchanted Holiday Party | Super Sponsor - Hungry Bear Steakhouse | Super Sponsor - Hollard Lake Lodge | Art is Good Medicine | Dues Are Overdue | Artmobile Returning | Favorite AAI Activities Poll | Super Sponsor - Montana Public Radio | Super Sponsor - The Resort at Paws Up | New Membership Profiles | Super Sponsor - Rovero's | Super Sponsor - Seeley Swan Veterinary & Grooming | Super Sponsor - Linford Built Construction, LLC | Backstage - Bill Harley is Coming! | Planning Begins for the 2008-2009 Season! | Great News on New 2VS/AAI Sound System | Artisans Accept Invite to Present to Jr. High Students

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2007 - Fall

Reach In and Reach Out for Youth Programs | Opportunities for Artists | Tour of the Arts Great Success | Enchanting Christmas Social | Thanks, Janice | AAI Officers 2006 | Super Sponsor - Morgenroth Music | Sharing at Show 'n' Tell | CAC Brings Famous Authors | The Open Book Club | Help Wanted | Super Sponsor - First Valley Bank | Super Sponsor - Creative Interiors | Summer Celebration '07 | Request for Original Art | Coming Early 2008 - Another Opportunity for AAI Artists | Alpine Artisans on Display | AAI Members in the Spotlight | Cookbook Marketing | Super Sponsor - Rohrer Film & Video | Super Sponsor - Lambros ERA Real Estate | Meet Our Newest Members | Consultant: Alice Ann Rice | Super Sponsor - Lindey's Prime Steak House | AAI Calendar of Events | Inescapable Facts | 2008 Membership Application | Backstage - More Sound, Please | What's This About Dinner and Theatre? | Inside Info on the Chinook Winds | Save the Date...

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2007 - Summer

Summer Celebration of the Arts | Join the Fun - Come Show 'n Tell | AAI Officers 2007 | L&F 2007 - Community Success | Soup Bowls Fill Community Need | AAI Calendar of Events | Did you know... Opportunities for Artists | Art Up Close | Missing Membership Roster | Meet Our Newest Members | Cultural Arts Corridor Update | Artist Available for Summer Studio Tours | Summer Tours of Artist Studios | 5th Grade MAM Field Trip | Talented Students Merit Awards | Book Discussions - Author Visits | AAI Business Member Supporters | "Crafting" Workshop a Winner | Instrument Donated to SLE | Backstage | The Joy of Bringing the Arts to Children and Children to the Arts

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2007 - Spring

Format Changes Planned for Loon & Fish 2007 | AAI Officers 2006 | AAI Annual Meeting | New Executive Director for AAI | It's Soup Bowl Time Again! | AAI Calendar of Events | Opportunities for Artists | 13th Annual W&C Social | Art Benefactors 2007 | AAI Business Member Supporters | Super Sponsor - Great Bear Properties | AAI Members in the Spotlight | Meet Our Newest Members | Have you Paid Your Dues for 2007? Do You Know Someone Who's Interested in Joining AAI? | Stained Glass Mentor | 2007 Membership Application | Cultural Arts Corridor News | Open Book Club | Super Sponsor - The Seeley Swan Medical Center | Super Sponsor - The Filling Station | Scholarship News | Cookbook Committee Tea Party | Artmobile Rolling Into Town | Snow Sculpture Judging 2007 | The Collected History of AAI | Super Sponsor - The Stage Station | MAM 5th Grade Art Experience | Medical Center Seeking Art | Lost and Found | Group Awed By Museum Tours | Christmas Party | Backstage - WORK IN PROGRESS... | Digeridoo News | "Craft a Montana Future" - Marketing Your Art

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2006 - Fall

Come One, Come All: It's Time to Party! | 2007 Wine & Chocolate - Better Than Ever | Opportunities for Artists | Tour of the Arts Huge Success | New Time & New Location for AAI January Annual Meeting | AAI Calendar of Events | AAI Officers 2006 | Request for Commissioned Art | Cookbook Marketing Report | AAI Web Site Transformed | Update From Scholarship Recipient | AAI Business Member Supporters | Super Sponsor - HealthCare Plus | AAI Members in the Spotlight | Super Sponsor - Wold's Valley Market | 2007 Winterfest Snow Sculpture Contest | Super Sponsor - Hungry Bear Steakhouse | Feeding Body and Spirit | 2007 Workshop Opportunities | Super Sponsor - Rovero's | Look for the Highlighter | 2007 Membership Dues Now Due | 2007 Membership Application | Backstage | Alpine Artisans to Tour New Missoula Art Museum

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2006 - Summer

Beer, Brats, and Braving the Heat | AAI Aprons Too... | Come Show-n-Tell | Loon & Fish Statistics | Loon & Fish Festival 2006 | Soup Bowls Keep Giving | AAI Cookbook Selling Like Hotcakes | AAI Calendar of Events | Look for the Highlighter | AAI Officers 2006 | Jenny Rohrer - AAI's New Executive Director | Huge Thank You to Nancy Rittel | AAI Scholarships | Youth Scholarships Provide Special Opportunities | Business Appreciation Breakfast | AAI Business Member Supporters | Super Sponsor - First Valley Bank | Cultural Arts Corridor | 2006 Tour of the Arts to Launch CAC One-Year Pilot | CAC Case Study - Swanwoods | Super Sponsor - Double Arrow Resort | Super Sponsor - Clearwater River Realty | Art on the Move | New Member Interviews | Stay Tuned for Fall Workshops | SLCF Awards Grant for 2 Valleys Stage | Super Sponsor - Lambros Realty | Opportunities for Artists | AAI Members in the Spotlight | Backstage | 2 Valleys Stage Offers Special Bonus Performance

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2006 - Spring

Loon & Fish Festival - Honoring the Tradition | AAI Calendar of Events | Wine & Chocolate 2006 | Scholarship Committee | 2006 Art Benefactor Award to Rolly & Peggy Meinholtz | Come And Get It... Artisans in the Kitchen | AAI Officers 2006 | AAI Annual Meeting | Requests from Other Groups | Holiday Season Festivities | Winterfest Snow Sculpture Contest | Business Appreciation Breakfast | Envisioning Our Cultural Corridor | AAI Business Member Supporters | Did you remember to pay your AAI dues for 2006? | 2006 Workshop Opportunities | Pitching in and Helping Out | Interest Groups - AAI Writers | Art on Display at the Seeley Lake Medical Center | Loon & Fish Festival Committee Needs | Marketing You Art | New Member Interviews | Art Mobile | Opportunities for Artists | Artists' Spotlight | St. Pat's Looking for Art | Backstage | Introducing... New Artistic Director, Tom Cook | String Orchestra of the Rockies

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