Lincoln Highway Arts Festival Call To Artists

Call to Artists

Artists and Artisans registration now open for the Lincoln Highway Arts Festival 2016

Mount Vernon, IA

11th Anniversary

Sept 24, 2016, 9 – 4 pm

Registration deadline August 31, 2016Paint Can No Date

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MVAAC Lisbon Scholarships

The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council, Denise Murphy presented two 250.00 scholarships to Lisbon High School Seniors:

LisbonScholarship-1 (1)Sean Reilly
pursuing Architecture
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL
LisbonScholarship-2 (1)Nicole Klostermann
pursuing Acting, Play Writing and Directing
Columbia College, Chicago, IL
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MVAAC Mount Vernon Scholarships

The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council, Denise Murphy, Presented awards to two MVHS students:

Scholarship-2 (1)Bryce Cox

Elementary Education and Art
University of Northern IA, Cedar Falls, IA
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Scholarship-1 (1)Erin Belding

Liberal Arts and Humanities
Kirkwood, Cedar Rapids, IA
Film – Univ of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
250.00 Scholarship

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Chalk the Walk 2016 Finalists

1st Place - Tyler and Alexa Roos

1st Place – Tyler and Alexa Roos

2nd Place - Hanna Brockmeyer

2nd Place – Hanna Brockmeyer

2nd Place - Kathy Kyle

2nd Place – Kathy Kyle

3rd Place - Jacob Putnam

3rd Place – Jacob Putnam

3rd Place - Paul and Abby Goslin

3rd Place – Paul and Abby Goslin

3rd Place - David and Sophia Malcolm

3rd Place – David and Sophia Malcolm

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Chalk the Walk 2016 Gallery

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MV Arts Council: Music on Saturdays

The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council presents ‘Music on Saturday’s’ at the Mount Vernon Community Center from 11 – 1 pm.  Musicians will be in the hallway area(s).

Here’s our free lineup:

February 6th, 2016, Lillywren

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February 13th, 2016, Jordan Hicks

 

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February 20th, 2016, Lojo Russo

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February 27th, 2016, To be announced

 

 

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MVAAC Sponsored After School Lisbon Art Program January 27th, 2016

The MVAAC sponsored Lisbon After School Art program was held today, 1/27/16.  Cornell student ‘Dakota Schee’ instructed students on making Dada poems and awesome sculptures from recycled materials.

Here are the remaining dates for this school year:

3:30 – 4:30 pm
Wednesday, Feb 24th

Wednesday, March 23rd
Wednesday, April 20th

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Annual Winter Potluck, February 6 2016

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MV Arts Council: Music on Saturdays

The Mount Vernon Area Arts Council presents ‘Music on Saturday’s’ at the Mount Vernon Community Center from 11 – 1 pm.  Musicians will be in the hallway area(s).
Here’s our free lineup:
January 9, 2016
James and Catherine Kennedy
Jan 23, 2016
Josh Woosley and Friend
Jan 30, 2016
Guy and Sue Drollinger
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MVAAC Sponsored After School Lisbon Art Program November 18th, 2015

The MVAAC sponsored Lisbon After School Art program was held today, 11/18/15.  Cornell student ‘Sadie Wiese’ instructed students on making masks and took us on a trip to New Orleans.  She also gave the students New Orleans beads from her hometown.
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Here are the dates for the beginning of next year.

3:30 – 4:30 pm

Wednesday, Jan 27th
Wednesday, Feb 24th
Wednesday, March 23rd
Wednesday, April 20th

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Artists: Apply online for the Lincoln Highway Arts Festival

Arts festival application

MVAAC Executive Committee

Steve Maravetz (president)
Denise Murphy (vice president)
Danielle Ameling (secretary)
Mark Lengwin (treasurer)
Dale Beeks
Susannah Biondo-Gemmell
Chris Goodwin
Marie DeVries
Kirk Wischmeyer
Greg West