Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Give Local: Call for Work, Preview and Event: Boys and Girls Club Buffalo

GIVE LOCAL 2010
We're seeking tiny gifts to make a BIG impact.
Donate your art to make a difference in our community.

GIVE LOCAL
$20 Art sale to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Buffalo Arts Programs
Hosted by WAM (Writers/Artists/Musicians). Over 70 pieces of original works from Buffalo artists, all for sale for $20, with a mini-gallery of artwork from teens from the B&G's art program. ALL money to the Boys & Girls Clubs!

FREE event, open to the public
Wednesday Dec 15th, 2010 7-10pm; The EIGHTS, 888 Main Street; 
Live music Provided by WAM; Featuring Foxangelica, finger food & drink specials offered by the EIGHTS

CALL FOR WORK
Seeking artists to donate a small piece of original art. Matted photographs, small paintings, drawings, poetry books, collages, jewelry, small sculptures... anything about 6"x6” or less. All work should be mounted or ready to hang for window display, as part of a large collection of small works. You may donate any number of unique pieces. All work will be on display in the street-facing windows of The EIGHTS, 888 Main Street.

DROP OFF WORK
By Wednesday 12/01 at either of the following locations:
- Hyatt's All Things Creative, 910 Main Street Buffalo M-F 9-6PM, Sat 10-5
- 464 Gallery, 464 Amherst Street Buffalo T-F 12-6PM, Sat/Sun 11-5PM

TICKET SALES
$20 tickets for the art will be on sale starting 12/03. At 8pm, ticket numbers will be called randomly and guests with tickets will be invited to select any piece of art; 1 per per ticket. Tickets may be purchased in advance at Gallery 464 (464 Amherst Street), or at The EIGHTS on preview night 12/03 or on the night of the event 12/15 , from 7-8PM.

PREVIEW NIGHT
This Friday Dec 3rd, 2010 7-10pm; The EIGHTS, 888 Main Street
Join us for First Friday's in Allentown & catch a sneak peek of the art that will be available for sale at Give Local! Purchase your presale tickets this night and enjoy specials offered by The EIGHTS.

Think fundraiser. But a fun, up-for-grabs holiday fundraiser that allows you to buy original artwork for just $20, with live music & great food, celebrating local talent for an incredible cause, keeping money in Buffalo... Be a part of the ART!


If any arts organizations or artists have multiple donations, we'd be happy to pick up. Contact nomadbuffalo@gmail.com
 

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WAM Buffalo
Writers Artists Musicians Event
http://www.WAMBuffalo.com

Sponsored by:

NOMAD Art & Lit Magazine
http://www.nomadbuffalo.com

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