First Thursday - May 4, 2017 - [ART] Events

First Thursday - May 4, 2017


Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Judson Cottrell: Showing his 2 and 3 dimensional wearable fractal art, crystal pendents * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Chi E Shenam Westin: New series of small oil paintings. Also showing trees of the Boise River. New Painting: Anasazi Ruins of Utah. * Joseph Pacheco: HUGE selection of pen and ink drawings, oceanscapes, and handmade original greeting card series "The Rites of Spring" * The Bellmont: new barber shop, come check it out

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits.

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Unique and Whimsical Pottery by Melodee Sather: Melodee's first wheel experience was an awakening. She attends immersive workshops, seminars, and national conferences in pursuit of techniques that enable her to create and share her unique and whimsical style.

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Come see us at BODOVINO Downtown Boise for first Thursdays! Artwork donated by LaBry Fine Art, plus complementary wine tasting 5-7pm!

Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Join us for LIVE GLASSBLOWING demos, light snacks and beverages! Take a CLASS and Make Your Own Mushroom. Classes are private, last 30 minutes and cost $40 per person. Call to book!

Boise Art Museum 670 S JULIA DAVIS DR

Cultural District Open House at BAM—come celebrate IDAHO GIVES with Boise’s cultural organizations (4:30-7pm). BAM offers extended hours on First Thursday (10am-8pm). Admission by donation. From 4-7pm visit with ‘Idaho Triennial’ artists and create your own Idaho-inspired work of art.

more info x 345-8330
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

Stop by the Boise Creative Center. Check out Sue Latta's new gallery display, Dr. J's collection, art by Katie Bird and many more. Bring the kids and let them spray-paint on our interactive canvasses. Door prizes!

Chi E Shenam Westin

Chi E Shenam Westin: introducing oil paintings of the Boise River, Spring Awakening

Evermore Prints LLC 780 W MAIN ST

Quantum Theory and Art? Rena Vandewater uses vivid colors, patterns and textures to help guide our visualization in a harmonious shift in universal meanings. Please join us in this exploration of art and science.

Fettuccine Forum Boise City Hall, 150 N. Capitol Blvd.

Jim Cockey, noted Idaho Composer, will share his process and experiences while composing “Sacred Land,” a piece created for the Boise Philharmonic in honor of the original Native American people of the Boise Valley.

more info x 433-5676
FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

FireFusion Studio will be holding our Introduction to Enameling Class: Millefiori, lumps, and threads, this First Thursday for a special price of $40 per person. Call ahead of time to sign up for this exciting class! (208)345-1825 then option2

more info x 345-1825
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

Sarah Marshall Terrell presents: Dinosaurs in Space. A series of Mesozoic portraiture. Inspired by a childhood fascination, the show features various species of dinosaurs set against galactic skyscapes.

Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

'May in Motion', roll on down and enjoy the artwork of Colorado artist Todd Van Fleet. Old Schwinn bikes in the great outdoors. Savor hand crafted beer from Highlands Hollow Brew House.

more info x 336-5899
Go Out Local 106 N 6th St, Ste M4

Old Boise Go Out Local will be joined by Proletariat Wine Company and Capitol Bar Catering May 4th 5-8pm. Join us to help support Boise Bully Breed Rescue and their volunteers who are devoted to rehoming unwanted bully breed dogs

more info x 871-5871
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

Goldy's Corner is a cozy cafe and bakery nestled in the center of downtown. This month they'll be featuring the galactic artwork of Taylor Humby. This New Zealand native uses watercolor and ink to create spacey and psychedelic masterpieces.

High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Live music from the lovely and talented Megan Nelson begins at 6pm. $2 specialty mimosas with homemade juice all day. From-scratch menu & Local art for sale!

Idaho Blueprint & Supply Co. 619 W MAIN ST

We will be featuring oil painter James David Knoecklein all through May and First Thursday. He will be demonstrating and refreshments are always available.

JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 w myrtle

Art exhibits, including Typeaux Graphic; fly fishing demonstration and lecture by author David James Duncan, as well as an opportunity to share why YOU love Idaho rivers.

more info x 639-6610
Meraki Greek Street Food 345 S 8TH ST

First Thursday drink specials: $3 local draft beers, $4 local wines, 20% off Greek wines by the bottle. $2 off all appetizers like Greek cheese sticks, Spanakopita and Fava Keftedes (gluten free!) Plus Local Art on display!

Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 213 ST N 9TH

Join us for a silent auction to benefit Boise Bicycle Project and Idaho Humane Society for Idaho Gives. Wallace Brewing will be here with beer tastes. The Wetos Locos food cart will be out front with tacos for sale.

Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

! Come and enjoy the best in Mexican expression! Thousands of items from Mexican master craftsmen. Sterling silver, pottery, blown glass, Talavera, Dragons , Fairies , Mermaids, and Day of The Dead.

more info x 385-9018
UpCycle 380 S 8TH ST

We support local artists, local breweries, wineries, and your local watering hole every First Thursday. Come in early and take an indoor cycle class or TRX class, then enjoy a local beverage and chat with some local artists. #disruptboise

Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

Spring is on it's way and we have large oversized canvas art for that hard to fill wall. Come in and check us out. Our vintage area has hawaiian or aloha shirts as well as rock t shirts.

west elm 824 W Idaho St

West Elm’s First Thursday is all about celebrating summer! Kirsten, of Simply Grove will be offering a styling event for outdoor entertaining, and signing her book! Our Pop Up artists include: Olivia with Live And Let Burn who creates beautiful wood