High Art – Low Prices Art Auction

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Saturday, November 7, 2015
Doors open, 5:45pm
Live auction, 7pm
Silent auction closes, 7:45pm
at Thunder Canyon Country Club
19 Lightning W Ranch Rd, New Washoe City, Nevada 89704

High Art – Low Prices!
Art Auction Fundraiser and Party


The Capital City Circles Initiative [CIRCLES] has invited the Capital City Arts Initiative [CCAI] to participate in its annual “Gem of a Fundraiser” auction/party and to share in the benefits. The event will begin Saturday, November 7, 5:45pm at the Thunder Canyon Country Club, 19 Lightning W Ranch Road, New Washoe City. 

Artists from around the area will have work in both a silent auction and a live auction. IMG_7565Participating artists include printmakers Carol Brown, Amelia Currier, and Eunkang Koh; glass artists Debbie Howell and William Hutchison; fiber artist Marti Cockell; photographer Nancy Raven; and watercolorist Cyndy Brenneman, among others. Art patron Hanna Porter will have a piece from her collection in the auction. 

An auctioneer will sell items in the live auction. Other items will be available for purchase in the silent auction. Proceeds from the auctions will benefit both organizations.

Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the CIRCLES office, 2621 Northgate Lane #10, Carson City, 89706. Tickets can also be purchased “at the door” at Thunder Canyon Country Club, November 7. A ticket entitles each person to a glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres; cash bar available for additional drinks. Musicians Phoebe Yang, Sable Shaw, and American Idol singer Molly Seals will provide the music during the event. 

For additional information, contact Glenn Clemmer with CCAI 775.882.2790 or Brenda Silis with CIRCLES 775.883.6506.

The Capital City Circles Initiative [CIRCLE] is a cooperative community effort to elevate people out of poverty by intentionally creating relationships across class lines, and empowering people in poverty to chart their own course toward self-sufficiency. capitalcitycircles.org

The Capital City Arts Initiative [CCAI] is an artist-centered organization committed to the encouragement and support of artists and the arts and culture of Carson City and the surrounding region. 

top image: Hutchison Studio bowl, fused glass, 14″ diameter x 2.5″ high
bottom images: Event invitations
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