Ishpeming and Negaunee Businesses, and Michigamme Moonshine Art gallery, are preparing for a busy week of art appreciation.
Beginning today and continuing until May 5th, the West End Community Arts Network (WeCan) will hold The Art Stroll WeCan was organized to provide a home for artistic expression of all kinds, along with guidance for artistic growth and development in western Marquette County.
The Art Stroll begins on April 28th, and the art will displayed until May 5th. Participating businesses and artists include:
1) Midtown Bakery Kris Pfaffle, Ben Argall, Marybeth Kurtz, Skip Lyons, Susan Jearlds, Tim Flannery.
2) Hard Rock Bar Mike Talo.
3) Fox Negaunee Eli Brooks, John French
4) All Seasons Floral Martin Achatz
5) US Ski Hall of Fame Liz Yelland, Angela Pierce
6) Andriacchi’s Bev Matherne, Wendy Manzoline, Dan Byykkinen, Tom Beachaine
7) Rollie’s Furniture Tim Flanerry
8) Globe Printing Stephanie Lake, Robert Lake, Penny Mellen, Sandi Mager
9) Old School Music Amy Poirier
10) Jackson’s Hardware Kirk Vestal
11) Main Street School of Cosmetology, Sunny Anderson, Samantha Lloyd, Angela Pierce
12) You’ve Been Framed Kathleen Waters Pauline Toivonen, Marvin Toivonen, Pam Waters , Charlie Larson, Dan Pohlman
13) Picture This Alan Laakso, Corbin Lutz
14) Avant Gardens Floral John French
15) Butler Theater Tim Flannery, Gail Mahan, Steve Tousignant, Sondra Grimes, Charlie Madosh
16) Main Street Antiques Roger Junak, Maudie Kornquist, John Heath, Archie Blackowl, Myrtle Frailing
17) Thrivent Financial Gail Mahan, Sondra Grimes
19) St Onge Insurance Corbin Lutz
20) Jasper Ridge Inn Tod Poirier
21)Yooper Shirts Jeremy Symons
22) Greater Ishpeming Negaunee Area Chamber Jeff and Cindy Massie
23) Michigamme Moonshine Meegan Flannery, John French, Kiesling/Kublin, Michael LaTulip, Laura Stahl Maze, Sandra Palmore, Kathrine Savu, Craig Weatherby
On May 5th, WeCan is teaming up with Michgamme Moonshine to hold a joint reception. Moonshine’s “Persphone” reception will double as WeCan’s Art Stroll closing reception. This reception starts at 6:00pm.