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

All classes adhere to CDC and Kentucky state pandemic mandates.
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 new class.  Classes are always small.
Paint your Pet
with Gayla Elliott 
email icehousearts@gmail.com
a photo of your pet so
Gayla can sketch your pet 
onto an 11"x14" canvas.
You paint your own pet!
Saturday, August 21, 2021
$40/member $55/nonmember
(Pre-pay ~ No refunds)
Adult Piano Lessons
Bring your portable keyboard
 to the Ice House and learn 
how to play the piano
 with Michael Skinner!
8  -  one hour lessons 
call the Ice House to sign up 
(lesson book included)
If you have a keyboard at home, 
we have one extra keyboard 
you may use for your lessons here.
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 to fit your schedule on Wed or Fri 10:30am, Sat 9:30am)
(Kid's membership $10)
(Family membership $50)
Please sign up in advance so there is time to make a decal of your name.
Catapult Class
with Nanc Gunn 
Bring a hammer and screw driver
 to build, paint and PLAY
 with your new toy! 
Pick a date for a 2 hour class. 
 Max size:  8 students.  
$18/member, $25/nonmember
Youngsters bring an adult helper.
Oil Painting Class
with MaryGwyn Bowen
8"x10" canvas
 All ability levels welcome.
Saturday Aug 28,  10am-2:30pm
$45/member, $60/nonmember
all supplies included
Gourd Derby Car Classes
with Ronn Moyers
Kids create a Gourd Car to race in the
 Gourd Patch Arts Festival 
Shown is Dana Heath's car!
Awards for the fastest and most artistic
2 Wednesdays to choose from
Sept 8, 5pm-7pm
Sept 22, 5pm-7pm
$10/child, $15/adult
Botanical Watercolor Pansy Class
with MaryGwyn Bowen
Learn how to keep live pansies 
forever in your own painting.
 All ability levels welcome.
Saturday Sept 11,  10am-3pm
$45/member, $60/nonmember
all supplies included
Applique Pillow Class
with Nanc Gunn
learn raw edge applique then sew
 the pillow on a sewing machine
 (no experience necessary
Age 13 - Adult)
Saturday Sept 18,  9am-noon
$45/member, $60/nonmember
all supplies included
Chunky Chenille Blanket Class
with Nanc Gunn
Knit a blanket without knitting needles
like Jalyn
Choose from 8 colors: 
light pink, burgundy, gray, dark gray, black, light aqua, dark teal, or off-white
Wednesday October 13, 2021 
$60/member, $75/nonmember
all supplies included
(Membership $25)
Paper Marbling Class
with Charlotte Erwin
Learn 12 different paper 
marbling techniques to create a portfolio of 35+ 15"x29" papers
Saturday October 16, 2021  10am-3pm
(30 min. lunch break at 12:30pm)
$145/member, $160/nonmember
all supplies included
(Membership $25)

2021 Ice House Festivals

Art & Craft Supply Yard Sale Saturday August 28 9am-noon  Looking for 14 people to set up tables outdoors for a small fee to sell their EXTRA supplies.  You keep your profits. 
Gourd Patch Arts Festival
   Saturday October 2, 2021, 9am-3pm
Bike Around Mayfield BAM! Saturday October 9, 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. 

Religious Art Show 4/17 - 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.  

AWARD SPONSORS:  Trace Creek Church, Wiiliam Christian Counseling, Royce Buck, Brown Funeral Home, First Nazarene Church, Patricia Twilla, The Bloom Company, St Joseph Church, and Mayfield First United Methodist Church

Award Night: Friday April 16th 5pm-7pm

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

Everyone is welcome to attend a REAL Reception for artist Betty Whitlow.  5pm-7pm Friday June 4th.  Food and drinks will be served. Most of her oil paintings are available for purchase.

Betty's show coincides with the Laurel Oak Garden Club Plant Sale on Saturday June 5, 9am-11am.

Paducah Stitch and Quilt Show 7/9 - 7/30/21 

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

Vote for Viewer's Choice Award. The winning quilter wins $50! 

Viewer's Choice Award Sponsored by Dana's Backyard Fabrics.  Thank you Dana!

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 Tu-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-1pm Max:2 artworks. Each entry costs $10/member, $20/nonmember

FIrst Place Photography Sponsored by Western Kentucky Insurance. Thank you Drina!

First Place Drawing Sponsored by Acree Realty. Thank you Debbie!

We are looking for more 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 - Friday: 10am - 5pm 
 Saturday: 10am - 1pm   
Admission is Always Free