I want to invite you to come celebrate the San Francisco Children's Art Center 6th Annual Benefit Art Auction at 111 Minna on October 8th. I hope you'll be able to join us. This event supports the Children's Art Center's classes, community programs, and Scholarship Fund. The event will feature a silent auction of artwork, along with raffle prizes and gourmet hors d'oeuvres and beverages.
If you plan on attending, I recommend buying your ticket in advance [childrensartcenter.org/auction.html]. Admission includes two free bar drinks and unlimited hors d'oeuvres. You'll receive a FREE raffle ticket for your advanced purchase and won't have to wait in the line with those purchasing tickets at the door.
Event Details and Ticket Purchase
Date: Thursday, October 8, 2009 from 6:00-9:30 pm
Location: 111 Minna Gallery [http://www.111minnagallery.com]
Event Tickets: $25/person (must be age 21 to attend)
Raffle Tickets: $5 each or five tickets for $20
Event and raffle tickets available in advance or at the door.
Hors d'oeuvres and beverages
Compliments of: Greens Restaurant, Falletti Foods, Thirsty Bear Brewing Co., Working Girls' Cafe, Trader Joe's, Safeway, Rainbow Grocery, Grace Baking, Noah's Bagels, Just Desserts, Working Girls' Cafe, Bernie's Coffee, and more.
Raffle donors include Nieman Marcus, Pizzeria Delfina, Foreign Cinema Restaurant, Omni Hotel, SFMOMA, YBCA, Fine Arts Museums, Legion of Honor, Exploratorium, Contemporary Jewish Museum, SF Museum of Craft + Design, Bay Area Discovery Museum, SF Ballet, SF Opera, Flax Art and Design, Chandler Fine Art, University Art, Sports Basement, Schumacher Photography, Belli Capelli Salon/Spa, Grayplay Wines, Golden Gate Wine Cellars, Wine Styles, Landmark Theaters, Mendel's Far Out Fabrics, Nox Therapeutic Massage, Trends for Hair... the list goes on!
Silent auction: View Online Gallery
Artists: Mark Ashworth, Shannon Badiee, Spareorgan, James Bradley, Bill Bruckner, Rena Buchgraber, Molly Campbell, Cameron Chernoff, Kaari Diefenbacher, Courtney Eder, Joji Espino, Jennifer Ewing, Sarah Farmer, Kristen Foskett, Beth Goodsitt, Corrie Harper, Livia Jenvey, Elan Kamesar, Damian King, Doug Lesser, June Li, Erik Madsen, Anthony May, Erik Parra, Jennifer Philpot, Lucille Rella-Clohessy, Garrett Rowan, Ashley Lauren Saks, Josh Schechtel, Even Shen, Catinca Tabacaru, Gail Tarantino, and Joe Wrye
Music by DJ Shissla
Event Sponsors: Kazan, McClain, Abrams, Fernandez, Lyons, Greenwood, Harley and Oberman Foundation, Inc. and Hirayama Investments, LLC.
I hope to see you there!