Mark Benesh Auction – please read – bidding still open today!!!

We apologize but the auction site expired a wee bit early…please call if you would like to bid today on these items: 319-895-2682

Palisades Park in the Fall – current bid 150.00, next bid 175.00

Palisades Down by the Dam 2 – current bid 100.00, next bid 125.00

Oak Tree at Palisades – current bid 200, next bid 225.00

Palisades Down by the Dam – current bid 275.00, next bid 300.00

You can view these pieces in the online gallery and there is also a Buy it now pricing. All proceeds for to the MVMS art program for these pieces.

Sorry for the mix up, please call and bid now at 319-895-2682. Thanks!

Starving Artist Sale Dec 2019

Call to Artists:

Do you have some artwork collecting dust?  In a closet?  In a corner?

If you are looking to get rid of some artwork, prints, cards or pottery (excludes jewelry). this is a show for you.

These pieces need to be your original artwork or prints of your pieces.  All pieces need to be in perfect shape.

Pricing of these pieces needs to be 50.00 or less. (plus tax) Sales will go through the gallery system and payout will be at month end. 

Show Dec 10th – Dec 31st

Drop off Deadline Dec 1st

For details go to MountVernonCreates.com then Starving Artist Sale Dec 2019

Artists Demonstrations Sept 14th

During the Lincoln Highway Arts Festival Mount Vernon Creates will be hosting some of our artists in our gallery and event center. See artists actively creating, ask questions and meet the artists.

Demonstration schedule:
Nancy Lindsay, oil painting, 9 – noon
Cindy Motsinger, Dry Pastels, 1 – 4 pm
Donna Jelmeland, Watercolor, 9 – 4 pm
Kenneth Bloom 9 – 4 pm, author round table at 11 and 1 pm
Randy Harman, Screen Printing MVC shirts, 9 – 4

In addition we will have a screen printer actively making our Mount Vernon Creates shirts.

Artists Demonstrations Sept 14th

Mount Vernon Creates will be hosting artist demonstrations during the Lincoln Highway Arts Festival this year. Here is the schedule so far:

Nancy Lindsay, Oil Painting, 9 – noon Cindy Motsinger, Dry Pastels, 1 – 4 pm Donna Jelmeland, Watercolor painting 9 – 4 pm Kenneth Bloom 9 – 4 pm, author round table at 11 and 1 pm Randy Harman, Screen Printing – TBD Hope you can join us. The Gallery will also be open for viewing/purchasing during this event.

Post It Note Show

The Post It Note show has been so much fun to see it grow, starting with Payton’s and growing to over 800. You can be part of the show thru March.

Stop in and create, bring them in or mail them in…we love seeing all of the creativity.

Thanks all! This truly has been a community event!

Let’s shoot for 1000.

Sue Coleman
Jeff Allen
Post it Collage

Post It Note Show Thru March

Join us for our Post it Note show thru March. Reception following on April 4th. Anyone can participate. We’ve had MV Middle, MV Elem, My Studio, Families, Artists and Non-Artists join us…we are over 800. Today we had the Cornell Drawing class in with 18 students.

Cornell Student Drawing
Cornell Drawing Class

MVHS Senior Art Show

Poster created by J-Term Intern Payton Schwiebert

Exhibitors:
Adrienne Hill
Xander Hunt
Kelsey Kosman
Kate Margheim
Rees Panos
Payton Schwiebert
Shianne Sneed
Sydney Ulch
Connor Myers
Oliver Crocker
Alanah Malone