October has arrived and the month is going to be busy. It is time to move my projects indoors
and batten down the hatches so to speech. We already had 2 nights of heavy wind and rain this past weekend. Now is when I start to feel a bit claustrophobic having to stay indoors so much more.
One event this month that will get me out of the house is Chairs for Charity at The Passionate Home.
photo taken by Glam it up Photography
This event raises money for the Langley Christmas Bureau. The Union Jack Chair above was my
donation last year and it raised $250 at the live auction. 20 chairs are being revamped and donated
by local artists. New this year professional photographer Steve Hayek is photographing each chair
that is dropped off before Oct 10th. All you participating artists take advantage and get your chair in
 early just to get a fabulous photo of your work to show off.
This is my "BEFORE" picture for this year.

I'll share my finished chair with you when Steve gets it photographed.
No pressure Steve!! http://stevehayek.com/
Now to the details of the Event:
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013

Where: The Passionate Home
20506 Fraser Hwy., Langley

When: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Chairs are auctioned off both through a silent and live auction ...

The top 10 chairs go on the live auction block at 7:15pm on
Thursday, October 24th. Guests will enjoy beverages and
treats from Frosting Cup Cakery.

**The remaining chairs are available through silent auction bids.
Bidding on these chairs opens on Tuesday, October 22nd at
1:00pm and closes on Thursday, October 24th at 7:00pm.
People are invited into The Passionate Home during store hours
on those days to place their silent auction bids.
**Also new this year is the silent auction bids run for 3 days starting on the Tuesday that week.
This will give more folks the opportunity to stop in and place a bid during the week.
Can't wait to see you all and the support from the community!


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1 comment:

  1. Can't wait to see the after. #1 was fantastic.