Call to Artists –
The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council (MVAAC) invites you to participate in the 10th Annual Lincoln Highway Arts Festival (LHAF) on September 19, 2015 from 9 – 4 pm in Mount Vernon, IA.
For Registration go to http://mvaac.org/127-2/.
We are planning to make this year’s event bigger and better than ever for the 10 year anniversary. Please join in the celebration!
The deadline for Registration is September 1, 2015.
Artist Tyler Roos will be showing his work at this year’s 10th Annual Mount Vernon Lincoln Highway Arts Festival. Come see Tyler’s work September 19th from 9 AM to 4 PM.
There will be two more sessions for the MVAAC Lisbon Summer Art Program:
July 22 – Portraiture by Robert Schueler
August 12 – Fabric Mosaic by Leland Turner
The sessions will be held in the Lisbon library from 1:30 to 2:30.
Denise Murphy presented alcohol inks. Denise presented three projects with alcohol inks, 1) Book marks on Yupo, using stamping technique 2) Landscapes on tiles using a straw blending technique and stamping for flowers 3) Flowers on tiles blowing through straws.
The kids who attended the afterschool program created their own works using the inks.
The next session is scheduled for July 22nd.
Local favorite John Krob and his band play country music popular with young and old audience members alike. The show will be from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Saturday June 27 at Lincoln Square Park in Lisbon and admittance will be free.
Denise Murphy presented alcohol inks. Denise presented three projects with alcohol inks, 1) Abstract on Yupo paper, 2) Straw blown flowers on Yupo paper, 3) Marbeling on Acrylic paper. Everyone had so much fun with this fun and vibrant medium.
MVAAC sponsors the Lisbon afterschool program as well as this new summer youth program which will provide for 5 sessions.
The next session is scheduled for June 24th with Kim Wolfe. Kim will instruct on making fairies with mixed media.
Classic rock from the 60s and 70s, with sax and female vocalist
Time: 7 pm
Details: Tickets are 15.00 each and can be purchased at MVAAC.org
BYOB, cups are available for purchase onsite for $5.00
Location: Uptown Theater of the First Street Community Center in Mount Vernon.
Checker and the Bluetones at The Hub in Cedar Falls, Iowa Friday, April 29, 2011. (RICK CHASE / Courier Staff Photographer)
Old time music, including country, swing, blues, Celtic, fiddling and more.
Times: Free children’s show at 11:00 a.m. and a later show at 7:00 p.m.
Tickets for the evening show are $15 each and can be purchased at MVAAC.org.
BYOB, cups are available onsite for $5
Location: Uptown Theatre of the First Street Community Center in Mount Vernon.