Tuesday, July 2, 2019

July First Friday at Kudos

FIRST FRIDAY AT KUDOS
10 S MAIN ST, MT. VERNON, OH

This Friday, July 5, is First Friday at Kudos. Please stop by and enter a drawing to win tickets to the opening night, Sat, July 6, performance of THE WIZARD OF OZ.

Visit with our artists, chat with them about their beautiful art work, and have a glass of wine and yummy snacks with us.

See you at Kudos Friday night between 5 and 8pm.

Visit us on fb at Kudos Art Co-op or on our blog at kudosart.blogspot.com







Wednesday, June 5, 2019

SUMMER CELEBRATION, FIRST FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 5-8PM

Hello Kudos Customers -

It's First Friday this Friday night, June 7, from 5-8pm.  We are so excited!  First Fridays at Kudos are always fun affairs.  This Friday, there will be free face painting for children and children-at-heart adults.  

Kudos will serve wonderful snacks.  There will be wine for adults.

Of course, the main attraction at Kudos is the wonderful art of our 22 local artists.  See you Friday evening!

Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586

Monday, April 1, 2019

First Friday, April 5, 2019

Hello Kudos Customers -

How quickly First Fridays roll around!  This Friday, April 5, is First Friday.  We will be celebrating Spring (Is it here yet???) and Easter.  Many other downtown Mount Vernon shops will be open as well, so plan to make an evening of this First Friday.  First Friday hours are 5-8pm.

For the kiddies, Kudos will be hold a Find the Duck contest very similar to Where's Waldo.  Children will come in and look for a hidden rubber duck.  If found, Kudos will initial their card.  The first several children who participate in Find the Duck at Kudos will receive a yellow rubber duck.

Artists on hand to chat with you about their work are Helen Neumann, our magnificent water colorist, and Bill Ernst, our wonderful photographer.  I'm certain several other Kudos artists will be present as well.

As usual, Kudos will be serve refreshments including wine.  See you at Kudos!

Visit us on our fb page at Kudos Art Co-op and on our blog at www.kudosart.blogspot.com

Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KUDOS

Hello Kudos Friends -

Come have a piece of birthday cake and glass of wine with us this First Friday, March 1, as Kudos celebrates its 8th birthday.  Can't believe it, but Kudos 8th Anniversary is March 1, 2019.
We now have 24 local artists representing mediums of:
blown glass, etched, glass, and stained glass
functional pottery
whimsical animal figures of pottery
carved wooden birds
wooden tables and boxes
photography
jewelry
eco friendly fiber art
watercolor, oil, pastel, and alcohol ink painting
beeswax candles
soap and other bath and body products
wooden bowls
wood, concrete, and metal artist
carved wood
Kudos moved into a new space, 10 S Main, next to the Grand, in April and love it. It is three times the size of our original location and has a classroom for our artists to utilize in offering classes.
Again, come join us First Friday, March 1, to help us celebrate our 8th Birthday. We will serve great snacks and wine! Several artists will be on hand to share information about their art and Helen Neumann, expert watercolorist, will be demonstrating.

Join us on our FB page at Kudos Art Co-op and our blog at kudosart.blogspot.com

Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586

Thursday, January 3, 2019

First Friday, January 4, 2019

Attention Kudos friends : First Friday’s are now carrying on throughout the year. Please help get the word out!!! Shops will be open with various activities planned by each one.
Kudos will be open this First Friday, Jan 4, from 5-8pm. That’s tomorrow!!!
Artists Helen Huhn Neumann, watercolorist, and Jeff Barcus, woodworker, will be on hand to answer questions about their work. Helen will also be demonstrating watercolor painting.
Stop by to chat, watch Helen demo, and grab a snack or two.
Below are some of Helen Huhn Neumann's awesome paintings.
Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586

Visit Kudos on our FB page at Kudos Art Co-op and on our blog at kudosart.blogspot.com






Wednesday, November 28, 2018

First Friday, Dec 7, 2018

Happy Holidays Kudos Customers -

Kudos will be open from 5-8pm, First Friday, December 7.  Come join us for the festivities.  Kudos Artist Helen Neumann will be on hand to conduct a Holiday ornament make n take.  No limit on the number of ornaments you can make.  Each ornament will cost $10 including materials.  For ages 10 thru adult.

Chris Aust, Kudos ceramic artist, will also be available to talk about her beautiful work and otherwise assist you in shopping for unique Christmas gifts lovingly made by our 23 artists.

This Holiday season, Kudos is continuing our tradition of trees decorated with ornaments hand made by our artists with a wonderful variety of ornaments available.

Wine and snacks will be served!

See you for First Friday, December 7.

PS Visit Kudos on our FB page at Kudos Art Co-op and on our blog at kudosart.blogspot.com

Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586

Sunday, October 28, 2018

LADIES' NIGHT OUT AT KUDOS, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2018

 Helen Neumann's New Watercolor Paintings

Jami Ingledue's bath balms

Hello Kudos Friends -

BIG NEWS - FIRST FRIDAYS WILL NOW TAKE PLACE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

For First Friday in November, Downtown Mount Vernon Merchants will again host a Ladies' Night Out on November 2 from 5-8pm. Kudos looks forward to seeing you. We will have exciting things going on. Helen Newman will offer a water color make n take class. People can sign up in advance by calling Kudos at 740-501-8586 to insure a spot for this popular class or sign up that evening. Jami Ingledue will offer a bath balm make n take with participants selecting their own fragrance. Kudos will serve savory starters, a compliment to Crickets’ decadent deserts. Will also serve wine. Yep, it's gonna be a big night with a limo picking you up on the square and taking you to downtown shops. Don't miss this exciting event.  PLEASE HELP US SPREAD THE WORD.

Kudos is proud to introduce you to three new artists.  Susan Klemetti, an eco-friendly artist, uses items from nature like nuts, berries, and leaves in her exquisite fiber art of scarves, wall hangings, purses, and bracelets.  Linda Gill's 100% beeswax candles with 100% cotton wicks in many shapes, sizes, and motifs are simply beautiful, and oil painter Jeff Swarts will feature his lovely landscape paintings.

PS - Many other of Mt. Vernon's great shops will be participating in Ladies' Night Out.  Great night to start your early Christmas shopping!

Visit us on our FB page at Kudos Art Co-op and on our blog at kudosart.blogspot.com

Marsha Ernst
Kudos Founder/Manager
740-501-8586