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Fundraiser: Jenny Buckner Painting!!

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Our dear and extremely talented friend, Jenny Buckner, has generously donated her painting, “Red Red Waters” (24″ x 30″) to our fundraising efforts for the new Kazegama Kiln. This painting is valued at $2,000.

It works this way (please read thoroughly before placing your bid!):

This fundraiser event will be held like a silent auction. Bidding starts at $300, and bids must be made in $50 increments. Bids will be taken from 10:00am on Monday, July 27, 2015 through 5:00pm on Saturday, August 8, 2015.

Bids MUST be made by either calling The Village Potters at 828-253-2424 or sending us your bid via Facebook Message. Bids posted on our page will not be recognized as bids, you must send it via a message.

Bids placed on our voicemail will be received as timestamped and registered as a bid – if you call to bid and get our voicemail, you must leave your full name, contact phone number and email address. We will call you back and confirm your bid and get additional information if you are the top bid. If you are overbid in a subsequent voicemail, we will email you an update to give you the opportunity to bid again.

To send a written bid, contact us via a message on our Facebook Page and include your email address and phone number with your bid.

We will post the current top bid daily on our Facebook Page and bidding status is available by calling The Village Potters between 10:00am-6:00pm, Monday – Saturday. We will have information posted on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages, but bids are only valid when called in to The Village Potters or sent by message on our official Facebook page.

Bidding closes at 5:00pm on Saturday, August 8 and the winning bidder will be notified that day. Payment must be made by Monday, August 10 to retain top bid status and claim this fabulous prize. Sales tax an any applicable shipping charges will be applied to the winning bid.

By bidding, you are stating that you are ready and willing to purchase this item for your bid amount, plus sales tax and any applicable shipping charges.  If you are outbid, you are under no obligation to buy.  But in all other cases, you are entering a contract to buy this item, and to deliver payment within the time period specified.  If you can’t pay, on time, don’t bid!   Your bids are final and non-retractable. 

Thank you for joining us in the venture and helping us build the Independent Study & Mentoring Program!!

Make Your Bid!
Call 828-253-2424 or
Message us at our Facebook Page
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The Village Potters houses the working studios of six professional potters and shows their work in three Galleries on site: the Main Gallery, the Raku Gallery, and the Spotlight Gallery. Our Teaching Center offers ongoing classes in wheel, hand building, and sculpture, as well as Masters Series Workshops and programming for children and teens.

Winter Hours: Monday – Saturday, 10:00am-4:00pm
828-253-2424  • info@thevillagepotters.com

We are located at Riverview Station, in Asheville’s River Arts District, at
191 Lyman Street, #180. Click for a map and directions.

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