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Live Auction Items
1. Gallery Naming Rights for 2016 Calendar Year (Gallery A and Gallery B)
Show your Art Association spirit, honor a loved one or celebrate a milestone by naming one of the main floor galleries for the 2016 calendar year!
2. Tour of Private Art Collection of Robert & Karen Duncan and
Dinner Hosted by Bill and Jane Dugan
Enjoy limousine service from Fremont to view the stunning Private Art Collection of Karen & Robert Duncan at their home in Lincoln, Nebraska. Cap off the evening with dinner hosted by Bill & Jane Dugan, prepared by Dan Rosenbaum. September or October. Donated by Duncans, Dugans and Dan Rosenbaum
3. Chicago, Chicago!
Stay 4-5 days in an elegant condo (2B/2B) in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood. Gorgeous views of Lake Michigan and Chicago skyline, just steps from quaint cafes, shops and restaurants, vibrant nightlife, and the lakefront with its beaches and bike paths. Package includes $500 toward travel expenses.
Contact Greg Haskins to arrange a date. Must use within one year.
Donated by Greg and Mary Haskins and Barbara Gehringer
4. Joslyn Art Museum Guided Tour & Dinner for 6
Enjoy limousine service from Fremont to visit Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha. Guided tour of Joslyn’s collection including Grant Wood’s Stone City, Iowa, provided by Gallery 92 West Executive Director, Barbara Gehringer. Evening includes dinner at Pitch.
Donated by Joslyn Art Museum, Barbara GEhringer, TNT Limousines and Drahota Dental Associates.
5. Cruise Lake Ventura Progressive Dinner
Enjoy a fun and unique dining experience for 8 on Lake Ventura. Progress around the lake from cocktails to salad, cruise on to the main course, then amble on to dessert. Donated by Joan Sorensen-Ronan, Richard and Carole Seitz, Modene Realph and Sid and Patty Dillon, Jr.
6. Date Night Art Class taught by Sara Sumnick-Wamsat
As couples, paint a canvas reminiscent of Vincent’s Moon Glow & Sunshine. No experience necessary; guided tour of mix-on-the-canvas brush work; up to five couples; snacks and Adult Beverages provided; anytime in 2016. A Play Date to remember!
Donated by Sara Sumnick-Wamsat and Linda Klabunde
7. Vic Rader Aerial Photo of Home or Business
Photographer & Pilot, Vic Rader with Vic’s Photography and Video will photograph your home or business from the air. Vic will photograph from several different angles and views which you can select one for your final print. You will receive a finished 16×20 print matted and framed ready for hanging.
Donated by Vic’s Photography and Video
8. Cliff Hollestelle Sculpture & Dinner with the Artist,
Hosted by Ken & Alice McElhose
Original bronze sculpture perched on a walnut base, “Backyard Maestro,” is an exquisite rendering of a meadowlark. Enjoy dinner for 8 with the Artist, hosted by Ken & Alice McElhose at their home on Lake Ventura.
9. Helicopter Ride over Fremont
Depart Fremont Airport for a helicopter tour of the Fremont Area. Available September 12, 13, 18 or 19, 2015. Maximum passenger weight 500 lbs.
Donated by Nebraska Irrigated Seeds and Dave Monke
10. Rock Star Tickets!! Elton John’s Final Curtain Tour, Saturday, October 3, 2015
If Rock & Roll Legend Elton John is on your Bucket List, this may be your Last Chance to see him perform locally! Four great tickets to see Sir Elton and his Band in The Final Curtain Tour, Saturday, October 3rd at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha!
Donated by NRG Media
Silent Auction Items
1. Raise A Glass & Celebrate!
Celebrate an Auspicious Occasion with the infamous Dom Perignon! A 2003 bottle of fine champagne and two hand-painted champagne flutes. Donated by the Museum of Nebraska Art
2. Square Pegs: “Re-Circled” Paint
Whimsical original Acrylic on canvas created utilizing the leftover paint from a class Sara taught…Sara says: “Great colors, fun piece! Let’s Make Some Money!”
3. Husker Football Tickets
Two tickets for Nebraska vs. Southern Miss on September 26, 2015 at 11am, in the North End Zone: Section 38 Row 44. This package includes hand-crafted Nebraska charm bracelet with Sterling silver charms and Huskers baseball cap. Donated by Dr. Tom and Carol Waring
4. Un-wine-d at Todd’s Tavern
Unwind with friends or enjoy a casual “date night” at Todd’s Tavern & Café in Cedar Bluffs. Package contains 4 Certificates: Each includes a bottle of wine of your choice and 2 Appetizers. Donated by Todd’s Tavern & Café
5. “Alone in the Attic”
Ignite your imagination with this fanciful Limited Edition framed print by Randall Spangler. The perfect piece to enchant your own reading room. Donated by Valerie Enholm and Clarkson Street Gallery
6. “Wine Down” a Long Week! Jack’s Wine Basket
Relax your way into the weekend with 2 bottles each of Ravens Wood Zinfandel and Bogle Vineyard Petite Sirah. Donated by Jack’s
7. Birthday Bonanza
A Memorable Birthday Celebration for your little one! Includes Face Painting, Art Making and 2 dozen custom cupcakes from Momma Jo’s Cupcakes; Redeem within one year.Donated By: Katie Roberts, Angie Olson, and Jolene Kasen
8. Remember When? Fremont Mall
Black & White, Matted and Framed Panoramic Photo of Fremont Mall when it first opened. (c. 1968) This original photo by Rich Rader measures 9” x 32”. Donated by Rich Rader
9. The Marvels, by Brian Selznick (Gift Boxed)
Pre-Sale Proof Book; 5 x 7 print signed by the Artist/Author Caldecott Award winner, Brian Selznick, joins two stories — one with words, the other told completely in pictures. The Marvels is a moving tribute to the power of story. Donated by Hastings
10. “The Works” for your car & Lunch for you!
The Works Vehicle Maintenance: Oil change, Tire rotation, brake and multi-point inspection; loaner car; and Lunch for two at J’s. Donated By Diers Ford Lincoln
11. A Bee’s Eye View
An enchanting original photograph of a Purple Coneflower, by Ken Shuster–framed and ready to brighten up any wall! 11” x 14”. Donated by Ken Shuster
12. By Design
Two hours of interior design consultation with Kris Patton, ASID. Use this time to gain a professional’s guidance in residential or commercial design project of any size.
Donated by Interiors Joan & Associates
13. VIP Parking
Your personal Reserved Parking Space just steps from the door for Every 3rd Thursday Luncheon for 1 Year! Donated by Gallery 92 West
14. Bling it on!
This exquisite 3-piece set was designed and crafted by Linda Money Jorgensen. One-of-a-kind 26” necklace features turquoise and graduated magnesite beads, embellished with reversible pendant. Includes matching bracelet and earrings.
16. Tee for 4 and “Fore” for Fun!
Four rounds of golf with cart, and for the 19th hole, enjoy this loaded gift basket with local wine and all sorts of goodies. Donated by Donna & Doug Simonson
Original Oil by Columbus, NE native, Fred Stultz Donated by Yankee Peddler West
18. Instant Party—Just Add Friends!
Donated by Jeff Rise, Dave’s Drive-In
19. There’s an “App” for That!
Get together for a special evening with friends at Woodcliff Restaurant. Enjoy a nice glass of wine and gourmet appetizers for 8 at Woodcliff Restaurant. Donated by Brooke Goracke and Woodcliff Restaurant
20. “Not a Creature Was Stirring”
An amusing twist on a holiday classic, this whimsical Limited Edition framed print will delight and enchant all the little pixies in your life! Donated by Valerie Enholm and Clarkson Street Gallery
Opalescence Take-home Teeth Whitening Kit. Donated by Drahota Dental Associates
22. Kathy Farris Painting
An Early Abstract Oil Painting by Fremont’s own, Kathy Farris
23. A Toast to YOU!
Make that special occasion even more memorable with this bottle of Dom Perignon Champagne vintage 2003! Includes two hand-painted champagne flutes. Donated by the Museum of Nebraska Art
24. Midland University Theatre and Music Season Tickets
Two season passes to enjoy the outstanding talent at each of Midland’s Theatrical presentations and to the Colors of Christmas Concert. Donated by Midland University