Mark Benesh Landscape Art Exhibit

Coming soon Mark Benesh Exhibit June 4 – July 31, 2020. This beautiful 16 piece exhibit will also consist of an online auction of 4 of the paintings with proceeds going to the Mount Vernon Middle School Art Program. Call for details 319-895-2682.

Alcohol Ink Paintings – New

These are Denise’s newest Alcohol Ink Paintings. Created using recycled materials for the 3D effects. Those shown are 11″ x 14″, unframed. There are also three 5″ x 7″. All available for purchase.

Art ARRAY-20 Results

Art ARRAY-20 was scheduled to open tomorrow with a reception…sadly it will be delayed but, I just received some exciting news today:

1st place: Denise Murphy, Abstract, 2019, Alcohol ink on paper

2nd place: Kalli McCleary, Backyard, 2019, Acrylic on paper

3rd place: Wendy Waltert, Gone Fishing, 2020, Acrylic on postage stamps

This was a juried art show sponsored by the Muscatine Art Center and Muscatine County Arts Council. It is at the Muscatine Art Center which is now closed.Hopefully we will get to see the show soon. Maybe they will do a virtual show. If so, I’ll post a link.

Art ARRAY-20 1st Place (March 18, 2020)

Starving Artists Sale – Great Gift Ideas

All pieces in this exhibition are 50.00 or less. Just in time for Christmas shopping ideas!

Piece Shown: By Susan Reinier, 40.00, Salsa Con Queso, Black Frame.

This show runs Dec 11th – Dec 31. (see gallery hours)

Stop in to be inspired…lots of gift ideas!

December Line Up for Holiday Fun

5th Magical Night – 20 vendors / artists and goodies being served. Wine tasting always. Portrayal of Mount Vernon now showing.

6th Ugly Sweater Holiday Fun

Grab your ugly holiday sweater and a canned good and join us for some festive fun.

What to bring:
Canned good
Christmas records
Snacks to share
Holiday cheer
Games
$10 wrapped gift if you want to participate in a gift drawing

Wine, Beer and other beverages for sale.

Canned goods will be donated.

All are welcome!

Wine sweaters and hats/scarfs available in our wine shop.

Dec 14th Alcohol Inks Painting Night, please register at MountVernonCreates.com, then tickets.

Dec 10th – Dec 31 – Starving Artists art show. Everything 50.00 or under.

Dec 11th Meet Kimberly Graham candidate for State Senate

Dec 15th Christmas Open House

Featuring:
Starving Artist specials
Christmas Goodies / Hot Chocolate and Spiced Tea
Wine shop Christmas gifts
Wine tasting and specials (Cedar Ridge/Cherry Meadows/Brick Arch
Portrayal of Mount Vernon Exhibition
Local Art
All day specials and drawings
Hang out with friends on our comfy couches
Check out our event center and gallery

What better way to celebrate the holidays with good friends, art, wine and Christmas cheer!

Dec 19th Monthly Writer’s Night