Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the auction — the artists and collectors who donated work, everyone who bid on the pieces, and particularly to our wonderful auction coordinator, Sharon.
Were you the successful bidder? We may be able to deliver your treasure between Duncan and Parksville, and possibly to Victoria or the Lower Mainland if you’re willing to wait until one of us is heading your way. If we mail the piece, the shipping/courier costs will be your responsibility. We’ll be glad to let you know what those are if you are the winning bidder.
*80% of the proceeds of this silent auction go to The Unist’ot’en Resistance Camp. To learn about them go to unistotencamp.com
THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT!!
And here are the pieces …
Such wonderful pieces, and so generously donated. SOS is very grateful.
1. Signed and numbered limited edition print by cartoonist Edd Uluschak – Successful bid: $55
This 8 x 10″ cartoon, titled “Consequences,” is signed, numbered, and framed on acid-free paper by award-winning, internationally-known editorial cartoonist Edd Uluschak. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity. Minimum bid $25.
2. Vase by Mary Daniel – Successful bid: $28
Vase by Mary Daniel. Inlaid coloured low-fired surface with slip coloured incised lines and slip painted surfaces, transparent glaze. (This vase is “a second” and would retail for$40. Min bid $10.00)
Mary Daniel — http://www.marydaniel.ca/
3. Tapestry by Tied Up & Dyed – Successful bid: $60
By Scott & Laurysa – 44″ X 44″ hand tied and dyed “Psychedlic Sealife” tapestry on cotton broadcloth. Retail: $175 Min bid $40.
4. Lithographed print by Paul Grignon –
Successful bid: $70
Paul Grignon – “In Winter Calm”. Unframed lithographed print, 15.5 x 23″. Retail $90, min bid $20
5. Mixed media painting by Bob Henderson –
Successful bid: $130
“Branching Out”, mixed-media painting on paper. Framed, 21″ x 27″. Retail $240.
Minimum bid $25.
Bob Henderson: http://artsgabriola.ca/artists/bob-henderson/
6. Glass plate by Tammy Hudgeon – Successful bid: $120
This is a 12 square inch gorgeous fused glass plate with moose imagery by Tammy Hudgeon. Retail price is $250. Minimum bid $100.
Tammy Hudgeon — http://www.tammyhudgeon.com/
7. Watercolour 1 by Maureen Karagianis – Successful bid: $85
Cruising the Gorge is a 14″x22″ watercolour in a white archival mat and metal/glass frame. Retail value = $250. Minimum bid $75.
8. Watercolour 2 by Maureen Karagianis – Successful bid: $75
Golden-crowned Kinglet, by Maureen Karagianis, is a 14″x11″ watercolour in a glass and gold frame. Minimum bid $25.
Maureen Karagianis — http://www.maureenkaragianisartist.com/
9. Sculpture by Richard Kramer – Successful bid: $110
“Good Company”, a hand-forged steel sculpture by Richard Kramer. Dimensions: 13″ tall x 3 1/2″ wide. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity. $Retail – $250. Min bid $75.
Richard Kramer — http://www.kramersculptures.com/
10. Stepping Stone by Darlene Mace – Successful bid: $195
11. Embroidered scene by Jean McLaren
“New Zealand Farm”, a hand-embroidered scene. Dimensions are 31” x 24” in a wood frame under glass. Retail value $150. Minimum bid $75
12. Painting by Jean McLaren – Successful bid: $43
- “Islands of the Coast” – acrylic painting by Jean McLaren — 11 x 9 ½ “ incl wood frame – Retail value $30 Minimum bid $20.
13. Quilt by Kristin Miller – Successful bid: $60
“Autumn – Maple Keys” by Kristin Miller. 18″ x 21”. Improvisational raw-edge applique, with golden threads tracing the erratic spiraling of the falling maple seeds. Minimum bid $20.
Kristin Miller — http://www.kristinmillerquilts.com/
14. Mixed media work by Sheila Norgate – Successful bid: $45
This painting, love dog #12, by Sheila Norgate is a 4″x 4” mixed media work (collage, acrylic) on paper. Framed in a black 4” wide frame for a total size of about 9″x9”. Retail value is $125. Minimum bid of $30
Sheila Norgate — http://sheilanorgate.com/
15. Painted Dragon Wall-hanging by Paul Robinson Successful bid: $100
An original painting by Paul Robinson inspired by the Bhutanese dragons on temple walls in Thimpu, Bhutan. The work was commissioned for and adorned a high wall in a Gabriola home. It is painted on thin, light weight wood, trimmed with jute. The piece is circular with a 49″ diameter. In addition there are beautiful full jute tassles also made by the artist which can be arranged as you like down the side and bottom of the piece. The tassles vary from 12-24″ in length. The dragon is felt to bring good luck and protection to the space it occupies. Retail value $400. Minimum bid now $50.
16. Watercolour 1 by Valerie Walsh – Successful bid $105
- “Degnan Bay” by Val Walsh – Watercolour, 9 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches in silver metal frame with white double mat. Full size 16 x 20. Minimum bid $50.
17. Watercolour 2 by Valerie Walsh – Successful bid: $25
“Earth Energy” by Val Walsh – Watercolour 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches in brown mat with white liner in silver metal frame. Full size 8 x 10. Minimum bid $20
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