2021 Schedule
classes, festivals, and shows
Ice House Classes ~ email to sign up for a class at icehousearts@gmail.com

All classes adhere to Kentucky state pandemic mandates: face masks, hand sanitizer, social distancing, and small groups of 2-8 people.
If you don't see a class you are interested in, contact  Nanc at the Ice House.  We  will find a teacher to create a class.  Classes are always small ~ 1-7 students.
Chunky Chenille 
Blanket Class 
Knit a blanket like Nancy Wilson
no knitting needles needed
 colors: Bright Aqua (shown), 
Silver, Off-white, 
Dark Gray, Black, Dark Teal
Light Pink, Burgundy
Saturday, March 20, 9am-noon
Saturday, April 24, 9am-noon
$60/member $75/nonmember
Paint your Pup
with Gayla Elliott 
email icehousearts@gmail.com
a photo of your pup so
Gayla can sketch your pup 
onto an 11"x14" canvas.
You paint your own pup!
Saturday, March 27, 2021
Max: 7, six registered
Room for 1 more student!
$40/member $55/nonmember
(Pre-pay ~ No refunds)
May 22 9am-noon

Stained Glass Art Class
 this photo was taken prior to the pandemic
with Mike Driver and Naavah Morrow
Make 2 projects!
The 1st project is a small hummingbird
the 2nd project is one that YOU design!
2 class dates to choose from
4 students max
March 22 - 25
Monday - Thursday
9am-5pm every day!
(looking for 2 more students)
April 26 - 29
Monday - Thursday
9am-5pm every day!
(looking for 2 more students)

Piano classes
Bring your portable keyboard
 to the Ice House and learn 
how to play the piano
 with Michael Skinner!
8  -  one hour lessons 
March 9 - April 27
Tuesdays, 1pm - 2pm
(lesson book included)

If you have a full size piano at home, 
we have one extra keyboard 
you may use for your lessons.
Etch Glass Class
All Ages WELCOME!!
We will wear facemasks, goggles, aprons and gloves to protect ourselves from the etching glass acid!
This is a fun quick class.  
Nanc Gunn will teach you how to 
etch a design and YOUR name
 onto an 8.5" x 16" glass panel.
( contact the Ice House for a private 'family' class time to fit your schedule)
weekday 10:30am-11:30am
Saturday 9:30am-10:30am
(Kid's membership $10)
(Family membership $50)
Please sign up in advance so there is time to make a decal of your name.
Knit a Scarf
Nanc Gunn will teach you how
 to knit a scarf WITH knitting needles and to read a knitting pattern
during two Friday morning lessons.  
No experience necessary. 
10am-noon Fridays, email icehousearts@gmail.com to pick a date
$30/member, $40/nonmember
(yarn and needles included)
Botanical Watercolor Class
 This is Mary Gwyn Bowen's debut teaching in Kentucky.  She normally teaches at Cheekwood in Nashville!  Mary Gwyn says "If you love flowers join us in learning an easy way to keep them forever!  In this class we will be capturing the beauty of live flowers using simple watercolor
techniques in the style of the nineteenth century Botanical Painters" NO experience necessary!  Bring home your own 8"x10" masterpiece
Saturday 3/6/2021 10am-3pm
'Shamrock' March class
Bring a sack lunch 
$45/member, $60/nonmember
(all supplies included)
NEXT CLASS: Chickadees in oil 
April 10, 10am-2:30pm
 bring a sack lunch
Catapult Truck Class
Bring your own hammer and screw driver to build, paint, and PLAY with your very own toy! Ages 4-12.  Youngsters bring an adult helper.
Class size is limited to 6 students.
Saturday 3/13/2021 10am-noon
$20/member, $25/nonmember
( Kid's Membership $10
Family Membership $50)
Sumi-e Japanese Bamboo and BIRDS! Painting for Adults
Kevin Myers is back to teach adults 
the exacting art of Sumi-e painting!
maximum 7 students 
If there is enough interest, Kevin will continue on to teach more classes on 
 Japanese flowers.
Tuesday 3/9/2021
9:30am - noon
$40/member, $55/nonmember

2021 Ice House Festival

Gourd Patch Arts Festival   Saturday October 2, 2021

Ice House Gallery 2021 Shows (three juried shows!) 
Helen LaFrance Tribute Show  2/9 - 2/27/21 

We are actively looking for people to send photos of Miss Helen's works AND document beloved stories to publish them in a book. Helen is gone but not forgotten.   

Gallery Hours: Tue Wed Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-1pm

Mary Gwyn Bowen Art Show  3/9 – 3/31/21

Mary Gwyn specializes in Botanical watercolor art, silverpoint, and oil. Soon you will be able to sign up to take one of her classes in April and May.

Religious Art Show 4/13 - 5/15/21    Entry fees and Awards!!

 The art is judged on the emotion it evokes in 4 categories: Joyful, Peaceful, Somber, and Telling a Story. All mediums of 2D and 3D art, poetry, video, and prose are eligible to enter in all four categories. 

Enter 4/6, 7, 9, 10, 2021 TWF 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-1pm Maximum: 2 artworks  Each entry costs  $10 /member, $20 /non member

9 CASH AWARDS: $200 Best in Show, Category awards $100 First Place, $50 Second Place Max: 2 entries.  

We are still looking for AWARD SPONSORS...

Awards reception: Friday April 16th 5pm-7pm

Landscapes and Florals by Betty Whitlow 6/1 - 6/25/21 

Betty's show coincides with the Laurel Oak Garden Club event.

Paducah Stitch and Quilt Show 7/1 - 7/30/21 

 Members of the Paducah Stitch n Quilt club will be displaying their quilted artworks.

Vote for Viewer's Choice Award

Critter Art  Show  8/10 - 9/4/21  Entry fees and AWARDS! 

 All 2D and 3D art of critters who are furry, scaly, feathery, domestic, or wild. Use your imagination, but NO imaginary critters!

4 categories: painting, 3D/mixed media, photography, and drawing.

9 AWARDS decided by juror and critter photographer Lynn Bartlett.  She will be looking for the best 'critter attributes'.

$200 Best in Show, $100 First Place, $50 Second Place in each of four categories

Enter the show August 3, 4, 6, 7 TWF 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-1pm Max:2 artworks. Each entry costs $10/member, $20/nonmember

We are looking for Award sponsors...

Awards reception: Friday, August 13, 5pm-7pm

Gourds and more...  Community Art Exhibit  9/21 - 10/23/21 
Enter for free! September 14, 15, 17, 18 TWF 10am-5pm Sat 10am-1pm
Vote for the Viewer's Choice award

Impressions Art Show 11/13 - 12/18/21 Entry fees and AWARDS!

 5 categories: painting, mixed media, 3D, photography, and drawing.  

11 AWARDS:  $200 Best in Show, $100 First Place, $50 Second Place each category

Enter November 2, 3, 5, 6 TWF 10am-5pm Sat 10am-1pm Max: 2 artworks.  Each entry costs $10/member $20/nonmember

We are looking for Award sponsors...     

 Awards reception:  Friday, November 12, 5pm-7pm

Ice House Gallery and Gift Shop          
        Support our local artists
Nanc Gunn, Director
(270) 247-6971
120 North 8th Street
Mayfield, KY 42066
Gallery and Gift Shop Hours 
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10am - 5pm 
 Saturday: 10am - 1pm   
Admission is Always Free