LAAC Hosts Artful Evening Fundraiser April 18

Painting of a Canadian poppy by Margaret Mcintyre. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

LAAC News:

Los Alamos Arts Council is hosting a fundraiser, An Artful Evening, at 6 p.m. Saturday at Fuller Lodge.

Pianist Ron Grinage will perform Russian composers’ works, the Blue Window Bistro will serve desserts and there will be a raffle for a tiffany-style lamp along with a silent auction. A variety of items ranging from paintings and photographs to pottery and jewelry will be featured in the auction.

Original photograph on canvas by Richard Mcintyre. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

A number of paintings and photographs will be up for bid including a platinum palladium print by Brian K. Edwards, an original photo on canvas courtesy of Richard Mcintyre while his wife and Los Alamos Arts Council Board Member Margaret donated an oil painting of a Canadian poppy. 

Painting of  daffodils by Lori Heimdahl Gibson. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Lori Heimdahl Gibson donated a still-life painting of daffodils and Los Alamos Arts Council Board Member Debra Huling provided her hand-made wall hanging to the auction.

Plus, Los Alamos Arts Council Board Member Tiffany Hinojosa donated a drawing to be custom-made.

Hand-made wall hanging by Debra Huling. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

A few ceramic and pottery pieces were donated to the silent auction, too. These items include a ceramic wall hanging by Paul Uhl and pottery wine goblets by Hansell Mann Pottery. The silent auction also features five etched sherry glasses and a cutting board donated by Bill Hamilton.

A platinum palladium print by Brian K. Edwards. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

If bidders are feeling hungry, a dinner for two at the Blue Window was donated along with a $50 gift card to the Pajarito Brew Pub and Grill. A garnet necklace donated by Marilyn Losowski and a plane ride donated by Jennifer Heineman are also featured in the silent auction.

A garnet necklace donated by Marilyn Losowski. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

The community is invited to check out these items during the fundraiser, which benefits the Los Alamos Arts Council. The public’s support ensures the organization’s many programs such as the annual Kite Festival, Pumpkin Glow and Brown Bag shows will continue to be offered.

Tickets to the fundraiser cost $25 and can be purchased at CB FOX, at the Los Alamos Arts Council office or on the organization’s website at LosAlamosArtsCouncil.org. For more information, call 505.663.0477.

A cutting board donated by Bill Hamilton. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

A ceramic wall hanging donated by Paul Uhl. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Etched sherry glasses donated by Bill Hamilton. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com 

Wine goblets donated by Hansell Mann Pottery. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Auction items for ‘An Artful Evening’ at 6 p.m., Saturday at Fuller Lodge. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

 

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