Shine House >>

The Shine House is a nonprofit community arts center located in the heart of downtown Somerset.  Our goal is to provide the community instruction in a variety of visual art forms: painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, and object art.  Find out more >>

Calendar >>

This month features educational classes in Yoga, Art made with yarn, paper, and other textiles and Wire Jewelry Making. Community is the basis of this months calendar, including gathering around the fireplace for anything yarn related and paper art making. Check out our calendar and find something for YOU to be a part of! You can find something for everyone from our monthly offerings!  

Exhibits >>

The Shine House supports our local art community in many ways, including exhibiting art and giving our local and regional artist a chance to sell their work. A new call to artist will be happening soon for exhibition in our lovely gallery space! Have questions? Have art you want to exhibit? Contact us!

We are now taking artist submissions >>

Support Us >>

The Shine House prides itself on being an all-inclusive, ultra-accessible creative resource to all in our community! We are always on the lookout for new volunteers. Scholarships are readily available.  Monthly Memberships & Donations keep our service up and running.

Find out more about how you can help or join here >>


The Shine House Scholarship

Emily Galloway is The Shine House’s 2017 recipient, and the first recipient of the Shine House Youth Arts Scholarship. This yearly scholarship will be awarded to a Somerset City/Pulaksi County Youth, aged 21 or younger, in need of financial support who has been accepted to an arts higher educational program, arts internship, or college of art. The application for the 2018 Youth Arts Scholarship will be available 8/1/17 with the youth artist recipient chosen by 2/1/18. The scholarship will be awarded 7/1/18. Donate now to support local youth and their dreams! 

About Emily Galloway: Emily has been accepted to AMDA – The American Musical and Dramatic Arts Academy in New York City. This super talented young lady performed last month at a Shine House sponsored fundraiser show, along with several other great local performers. Emily is extremely active in the Somerset High Schools dramatic program under the direction of the fabulous Heather Massey, you may have seen her in last years Wizard of Oz production!

Visit Us >>


The Shine House is a Non-Profit Arts Organization located in the heart of downtown Somerset, Kentucky.

Address: 402 North Main Street, Somerset Kentucky, 42501

Phone: (606) 416-5380

Business Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10:00am-6:00pm for Open Studio and Art Exhibitions, Saturdays for Yoga/Workshops/Special Events, Tuesdays – Saturdays for Yoga & Movement ($7 drop in / $50 monthly membership). Please see our Calendar >>

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