10th Anniversary Celebration and Silent Auction
Party time! Members, please grab your plus one and join us in celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Local Cloth on Friday, July 1, from 4 to 7 pm. It's also the first anniversary of our retail shop.
We'll be honoring our founders and hosting a Silent Auction fundraiser. Serving light hors d'oeuvres and bubbly. Cutting the cake at 6 pm.
Please register and add a guest so that we know how many to expect on this special evening. We can't wait to see you there! Here is a sneak peek of some of the auction items you can expect to see at the party. Can't wait to see you there!
Silent Auction Items
"Rain" Art Quilt by Eileen Searcy - Valued at $275
Sky Blue and Dark Blue Aprons by Denise Arcuri
100% Linen, Indigo dyed then eco-printed with native botanicals.
One size fits most. Valued at $120 each
Set of 3 stacking stone rock pillows by Beth Sellars.
Made from 100% wool. Valued at $118.
These super soft and shiny art batts include 8 ounces each of Rainbows over Asheville and Spring in Asheville. Rainbows over Asheville is made from a mix of 19 micron merino, BFL and Polwarth with silk, bamboo, firestar and Angelina. Spring in Asheville is made with a natural white shade of Polwarth and silk blend with touches of the same colors and fibers as the Rainbow batt. These are great for spinning and wonderful for needle felting or wet felting (these fibers are NOT superwash). By Beth Sellars. Valued at $128.
Maple Syrup, Blueberry Jam, Maple Cream Fudge from Canada.
Donated by Lynne Noble. Valued $65
Bright colors suitable for any baby! Handsewn by Ronda Papp. Valued at $60.
Clay Paste Indigo Kit by Kristin Arzt. Includes dye and complete instructions Valued at $66.
Shibori Kit Includes dye and complete instructions Valued at $68.
Spiral Rope Necklace with Matching Earrings by Sara Hall.
Valued at $250
6 skeins of naturally dyed and natural handspun yarns.
Color: Romney Wool.
Donated from Melanie Wilder from Wild Earth Textiles.
Valued at $150
Hand Knit Shawl by Peggy Newell.
All wool soft squishy triangular shawl. Hand-knit. 92" from tip to tip, "26 from top to bottom. Deep purple, olive green and cream. Valued at $120
Cowl Neck Top by Jude Stuecker. Hand dyed and hand printed bamboo and cotton. Valued at $96.
One size fits most hand dyed apron from Susette's Hand Dyed Arts. Valued at $75.
Green handwoven wrap by Margaret McGinnis.
50% Silk, 18% Cotton and 32% Rayon. Valued at $155.
A collection of seven books - journals, sketchbooks and notebooks for shopping and list making plus a bottle of local walnut ink for your dip pens and brushes.
By Chad Alice Hagen. Valued at $290.
One night towards a minimum 2 night stay at a 1926 restored log cabin at Hobbyknob Farm. Situated in a private setting in the woods with its own driveway and views of the pastures. Enjoy coffee on the covered back porch and hear the birds, creek and occasional sheep baaing. The cabin sleeps 4 and 1 pet with a 30.00 pet fee.
Donated by Elizabeth Strub. Valued at $165.
Thank you to the following business for donations these fabulous gift certificates and experiences.
We appreciate your support!
|$125||Curtis Wright Falconry Experience||Jeff Curtis|
|$50||2 Gift Certificates||All Souls Pizza|
|$50||Gift Certificate||Grapevine Clothing Store|
|$25||2 Gift Certificates||5 Little Monkeys Quilt & Sew|
|$25||Gift Certificate||Twisted Laurel|
|$25||Gift Certificate||Blue Mountain Pizza|
|$200||Half Day Natural Dye Tutorial||Catharine Ellis|
|$200||Play Four Round of Golf||Reems Creek Golf Course|
|$30||Gift Certificate||Maggie B's Wine and Specialty Store|
|$56||Farm Visit and Mini Needlefelting Lesson for 2||Elke Spirakis of Wellspring Farm|
|$200||Farm Tour for 10||Susan Proctor of Windy Wool|
|$75||Farm Visit for 4||Chandler Farm|
|$50||Gift Certificate||12 Bones|
|$50||Mahjong Lessons||Jo Ann Stanley|
|$100||Gift Certificate||BB Barns Garden Center|
Thank you to Mary Euler, Eileen Coltun, and Betsy Skinner for their generous cash sponsorships!