Sneak Peek of our 60th Birthday Bash Silent & Live Auction!
Clay Art Center is celebrating in style for its tenth annual fall benefit. The 60th Birthday Bash, which will be on Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6-10PM at Willow Ridge Country Club, will feature tastings from local restaurants; signature cocktails; live music, dancing and other festivities.
But everyone's FAVORITE is our silent auction, featuring one-of-kind ceramic artwork from nationally recognized artists and many other unique items. Stay tuned for highlights on this year's live auction. So, COME, EAT, DRINK, and BID and join in the festivities with celebrity auctioneer, George Latimer, New York State Senator and Westchester native. Proceeds benefit Clay Art Center’s programs, youth scholarships and Artists-in-Residence. Buy your tickets now!
Here's a sneak peek of a few of the items that were donated by artists from across the country:
For our LIVE Auction this year we have one very special item. You will have the chance to BID at the LIVE AUCTION for a Feast-able Table, featuring 8 four-piece table settings and accent pieces custom made by 15 potters to celebrate Clay Art Center's 60th Birthday on October 19th! YOU could go home that night owning the entire Feast-able Table, which includes 8 dinner plates, half plates, bowls and mugs PLUS an additional 12 table accents - a vase, two candleholders, salt & pepper shakers, a butterdish, condiment dish and 8 napkin rings, for a total of 44 pieces. This unique priceless item will have an opening bid of $1500.
ALL pieces have been generously donated by the following artists: Dalia Berman, Jane Cohen, Andrew Coombs, Mark Fritzgerald, Robin Henschel, Debra Holiber, Matt Hyleck, Reena Kashyap, Connor McGinn, Mari Ogihara, Aysha Peltz, Roberta Shapiro, Kyla Toomey, Todd Wahlstrom and Jackie Welsh ALL you need to do is invite your guests and this stunning table is set and ready for you!