Monthly Writer’s Night Dec 17th at 7:00pm

Please join us for writer’s night Dec 17th. If you are wanting to read, please reserve your spot ahead of time. Every one gets 10 min to read something they are working on or recently finished. It can be a chapter, poem(s), etc.

Call 319-895-2682 with questions or to reserve your spot.

Social distancing and mask wearing is observed.

Holiday Class – Create Holiday Tags, Gift bag and Gift box

In this class you will work with Barbara to create whimsical holiday gift tags, bags and a present box (gift card size) There is plenty of room to socially distance and mask wearing is enforced. Hand sanitizer is also provided.

Dec 12th from 1 – 3:30 at Mount Vernon Creates

Cost 25.00.

Purchase of wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages and treats is available on site.

Register at Mount Vernon Creates

Auction: Cornell Oil Painting

This beautiful oil painting of Cornell College Geology Building in the fall is being auctioned off. It is 18 1/2″ x 15 1/2″ framed. Comment in the comments on this Facebook post on your bid…starting bid is 50.00. You can bid multiple times, no limit on increments. Bidding will stop on Wednesday Dec 9th at 12:00 pm. Must pick up at Mount Vernon Creates (shipping not included but, willing to ship if paid in advance)This was prior to the Derecho. Stop in to see it in person.This would make a great Christmas gift to a Cornell alumni or current student or staff member.Let the bidding begin!!!

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Artwork – Ripples

These wonderful Alcohol Ink pieces remind me of skipping rocks into a lake as a kid. These images are 11 x 14 and are matted and framed. Stop in to see them or call for details. There are four in total…imagine them on a large wall as a focal piece.

MVHS Fundraiser – Pottery

We still have a few pieces of the beautiful pottery by Bonnie Ahrens’. Bonnie is the art teacher at MVHS. Stop by to see it or you can order online. Proceeds go to the MVHS Art Program. These make beautiful gifts for that special someone.

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!

Mark Benesh Art Exhibit Now Showing

Mark Benesh – Acrylic Landscapes

This wonderful exhibit is now showing thru July 31. See MountVernonCreates.com for details on the exhibit and auction with proceeds going towards the MVMS Art Program. Ask for a private showing if you are not comfortable with viewing when open because of COVID.