Celebrating Audubon Gala & Auction-
Honorary Chair, First Lady Jane Beshear
You are invited to attend the Celebrating Audubon Gala & Auction Saturday, October 23 on the stage of the Henderson Fine Arts Center, 2660 South Green Street, Henderson, KY. Ten nationally acclaimed artists will be painting on the stage; paintings will be auctioned after dinner in a live auction. The proceeds from the miniature painting to be completed that evening will benefit Friends of Audubon, Ohio Valley Art League and Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Foundations for underprivileged children. Thirty percent of the fifty other paintings featured will go to the three groups listed above. Special Presentation: John Ruthven, International Wildlife Artist and John Agnew, Nationally Recognized Wildlife Artist. Entertainment by Monte Shelton. This is black tie optional.
The following artists will be displaying artworks for auction: John Agnew, Cincinnati, OH; Luke Buck, Nineveh, IN; DeVere Burt, Cincinnati, OH;, Jeff Gandert,Maineville, OH; Mel Garbark, Benton, KY; Ann Geise, Batavia, OH; John Ruthven, Cincinnati, OH; Rachelle Siegrist, Wes Siegrist Townsend, TN and Diane Ubelhor-Wunderlich, Newburgh, IN.
6:00 P.m. Social Hour and Gallery Viewing 7:00 p.m. Dinner
Cost per person: $100
Wildlife, Wine, & Art
October 22 ~ 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Riverbend Academy- 2nd and Main Street; Henderson, KY
The artists will setup Friday evening October 22, to meet people allowing the public to view the artworks and make bids on paintings. Light refreshments will be served. Planter’s will be selling wine & beer by the glass.
This is free and open to the public.