2 Valleys Stage
2018-19 Season

 Details and Season
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AAI Information

AAI is grateful to everyone who comes out and supports our local artists.

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Donations to AAI support the following programs: Scholarship Fund; Tour of the Arts; Open Book Club; Community Cinema and 2 Valleys Stage. Please contact us if you would like to donate to a specific program.

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Alpine Artisans, Inc.
P.O. Box 841
Seeley Lake, MT 59868
(406) 754-0034
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will feature the
University of Montana

Jazz Ensemble

January 13, 2019 at 3 PM

 Tickets available at the door.
Adults: $14  ~ Seniors: $12
18 years and under-free with an attending adult.

Visit the 2 Valleys Stage page
to learn more about upcoming events.

Maclean Festival

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Painting For A Dream: 2-Day Resident Art Workshop

We Paint. We help young artists DREAM.

Resident Artist Workshops in Seeley Lake, MT. Memorial Day weekend and in the Fall.
We host working professional instructors to teach and inspire artists of any level. Spend two days “at the Ranch” and it will give you a lifetime of inspiration! Registration Information

Plan to attend the next workshop event:


Saturday and Sunday, September 8 & 9.

Featuring Lance Johnson of Billings.

Lance Johnson is a Montana native, and was drawn to art at an early age, influenced by his mother who was an artist. A graduate of EMC (MSUB) with a double Major in Art and Art Education. He studied under Artists Ben Steele, Neil Jussila, and John Pollock. Now as a full time artist in his Billings, he enjoys painting and teaching watercolor and oils. He draws his inspiration from the beauty of his home state, Montana. His subjects range from cascading waterfalls, fly fishermen, Native American subjects, wildlife, florals and high country landscapes, old structures and more. Lance stays busy conducting workshops and traveling to art shows throughout the region. His art has been selected into many regional juried shows, winning top honors. To see more of Lances work, see www.sunrisesstudioandartgallery.com.

Download the event poster.


 Lance Johnson Watercolor Painting Class - Supply List

For any additional class information or questions call Kris at 406-241-1209.

Registration Information

Limited to 12 participants. $200 for two days. Includes lunch and snacks.
Lodging and other meals are separate. Cozy cabin rentals available at Rich Ranch. Contact Belinda Rich directly at 406-677-2317.

Workshop registration will close when the workshop registrations total 12 OR one week prior to the workshop. The cancellation fee is $20., if requested 30 days prior to workshop. No refunds will be issued within 15 days of workshop. 

Painting for a Dream Workshop

Co-hosted by the Rich's Montana Guest Ranch and Alpine Artisans. This event is a Student scholarship fundraiser now in its 5th year, supporting budding youth in pursuit of creativity.

2018 Painting for a Dream Pictures


Past workshop instructors include: Karen Leigh, Pat Branting, Wendy Marquis, T.J. Lynde, Tricia Bass, Julie Wulf, and Tara Houston.




The Painting For A Dream Workshop memories, skills and confidence gained will last forever! The Rich Ranch is the perfect venue for inspiration! Join us and expand your palette.


Purchase A Painting For A Dream Workshop Apron!

These are available to registrants of the Painting for a Dream Workshop for $25 each, to be picked up on site. They will be available for sale at the workshop too. Limited quantities.

Painting For A Dream Apron