raffle

 

BEAUTIFUL DIAMOND SOLITAIRE PENDANT NECKLACE

VALUE $3500

Generously donated by Golden Tree Jewellers, the dazzling diamond pendant is beautiful in its simplicity and elegance. The solitaire is set in 14K white gold with 0.75 of total carat diamond weight. The pendant will hang beautifully on its delicate 18”, 14k white gold chain.

RAFFLE TICKETS $50 each or 3 for $100


auction

live auction no. 1

COLIN JAMES GUITARS

one acoustic and one electric

(to be auctioned separately)

VALUE: PRICELESS

Beautiful Hagstrom electric XL2P-Crème and a Hagstrom acoustic D15-WHT autographed by Juno Award-winning Singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer Colin James. Currently on his Blue Highways Tour the Canadian born James got his first big break opening for Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1984. With six Juno Awards and seventeen Maple Blues Awards under his belt, James is clearly a hit with his rock, blues and R&B style of music. Colin James has always been passionate about giving back and we are thrilled to have his support for arthritis research.


live auction no. 2

JOE FORTES CHEF’S TABLE FOR 6

VALUE: $1200

A dining experience to remember awaits you at Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House. Sit back, relax and enjoy as Executive Chef, Wayne Sych, prepares a sumptuous four course seafood dinner for you and five of your guests. Sure to stimulate your senses, this experience will be further complimented by Sommelier selected wine pairings.


live auction no. 3

LA EXPERIENCE

VALUE: PRICELESS

Along with a ‘gift of flight’ voucher valid for one roundtrip flight for two guests, to any regularly scheduled WestJet destination, you will receive a once in a lifetime opportunity to attend a live taping of The Conan O’Brien Show as his VIP guests (up to 4 guests allowed). You will be ideally situated for further celebrity spotting and shopping when you check in for a luxury two-night stay at the legendary Beverly Hilton. This package comes complete with complimentary, stress-free parking at Park’N Fly (up to one week).


live auction no. 4

OKANAGAN EXPERIENCE

VALUE: $1300

Escape to wine country, where world class golfing, dining, and outdoor recreation collide in stunning Kelowna, BC. You and a guest will enjoy a two-night’s stay in a Deluxe Guestroom at the stunning Manteo Resort Waterfront Hotel & Villas. Relax and have fun with a half day wine tour courtesy of Distinctly Kelowna Tours, followed by a unique lakeside dinner at Smack DAB restaurant. Further enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan Valley with two rounds of golf (up to 4 players and two golf carts) at the Harvest Golf Club, and an intimate dinner for two at The Fixx Café. Your experience begins right away with some fabulous wines compliments of Miradoro Restaurant at Tinhorn Creek.


live auction no. 5

TWO “SUPER VIP PASSES”, PEMBERTON MUSIC FESTIVAL

VALUE: $3600

Get ready for an amazing weekend in beautiful Pemberton (July 13 – 16, 2017) with two SUPER VIP passes that will have you feeling like rock stars! Hip-hop favourites and modern alternative bands will take the stage, including Chance the Rapper, Muse, A Tribe Called Quest, Logic and more! Enjoy all the benefits of Super VIP status: a welcome package, golf cart taxi service, Super VIP lounge access with awesome views of all stages and up close and personal at the main stage, plus a bonus escorted backstage pass and lunch in the artist grove. A special VIP entrance will have you bypassing the lines and special VIP shuttle service will take you to and from Whistler. For those looking for the full festival experience, camping is available in the VIP campground, located in a tree-lined meadow nearby the festival grounds – with air-conditioned restrooms, free shower facilities, and a ‘Rise & Shine’ VIP breakfast. It just doesn’t get any better than this!


live auction no. 5

RICHIE SAMBORA AUTOGRAPHED GUITAR

VALUE: PRICELESS

A brand new, Fender Squier Affinity Series Stratocaster autographed by Grammy Award Winner Richie Sambora.

Richie Sambora is an extraordinary musician and songwriter, whose passion for guitars and presence on stage has enabled him to electrify crowds worldwide. As a Platinum selling artist, Sambora has collaborated with superstars and released three solo albums. Throughout his career, Sambora has supported various charities and is committed to giving back and making a positive difference.

This is your opportunity to own a priceless, collector’s item. Submit your bid before the guitar goes to final auction at the fifth annual ARThritis Soirée on May 18, 2017 at The Roof, Hotel Vancouver.

ONLINE BIDDING IS NOW CLOSED!


silent auction

YAMUNA

VALUE: $2500

24″x24″

by Tanya Slingsby

tanyaslingsby.com

Out of the Blue

VALUE: $1200

30″x30″

by Lauren Morris

lmdesignsstudio.com



YAMUNA

VALUE: $2500

24″x24″

by Tanya Slingsby

tanyaslingsby.com


Out of the Blue

VALUE: $1200

30″x30″

by Lauren Morris

lmdesignsstudio.com


Serenium Dawn & Serenium Dusk

VALUE: $1000

12″x12″ each

by Sheila Neufeld

sheilaneufeld.com

  

Artemis

VALUE: $500

24″x35″

by Christian Casadei

christiancasadei.com



Serenium Dawn & Serenium Dusk

VALUE: $1000

12″x12″ each

by Sheila Neufeld

sheilaneufeld.com

  


Artemis

VALUE: $500

24″x35″

by Christian Casadei

christiancasadei.com


Flowers in Tile Vase

VALUE: $495

30″x40″

by Karen Cunningham

karencunninghamart.com

Untitled

VALUE: $2400

27″x40″

by Erich Saide

erichsaide.com



Flowers in Tile Vase

VALUE: $495

30″x40″

by Karen Cunningham

karencunninghamart.com


Untitled

VALUE: $2400

27″x40″

by Erich Saide

erichsaide.com


Whale Breach – Migration Series

VALUE: $8000 USD

22″x18″

by Makai Glass Maui

makaiglass.com

The Bohemian

VALUE: $1200

dimensions 7″x18″

by Blush & Bones

blushnbones.com



Whale Breach – Migration Series

VALUE: $8000 USD

22″x18″

by Makai Glass Maui

makaiglass.com


The Bohemian

VALUE: $1200

dimensions 7″x18″

by Blush & Bones

blushnbones.com


more silent auction items

PREMIUM OPPORTUNITY FOR THOSE WHO LOVE THEIR WHISKEY

Wouldn’t it be grand to add this to your collection? Unique and not available in stores. Canadian made, Lohin McKinnon single malt whiskey in a ten litre small wooden barrel. Everything is better with age!

VALUE PRICELESS

  


PLAYA DEL CARMEN GETAWAY

Imagine a week of relaxing with your toes in the sand at a posh beachside resort in beautiful Playa del Carmen, Mexico (blackout dates apply).

VALUE $2500

DONOR  Anonymous


BOWLING PARTY

Big Lebowski-style fun with this bowling package for you and five friends. Pizza, drinks, and shoe rentals included.

VALUE $200

DONOR  REVS Entertainment Group


PREDATOR RIDGE

Stay and Play in the Okanagan – enjoy a one night in a 2 bedroom suite (up to 4 guests) + round of golf (up to 4 people) on resort course.

VALUE $1100

DONOR  Predator Ridge


SUMMERLAND VACAY

Enjoy two nights stay in a beautiful home with panoramic Okanagan views. Sleeps 6 (3 bedrooms).

VALUE $1000

DONOR  Janet & Aslam Anis


FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX

2 Tickets to the Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Jean-Drapeau Parc in Montréal (June 9-11,2017).

VALUE $770

DONOR  Octane Management


BEN SHERMAN’S MENSWEAR

Premium Ben Sherman menswear for the fashion-savvy man.

VALUE $400

DONOR  Tom Madge


NITA LAKE GETAWAY

Relax and unwind with a two-nights stay in a studio room, dinner, and wine at Whistler’s only lakeside resort.

VALUE $650

DONOR  Nita Lake Lodge


PORTRAIT ART SESSION

Child or family portrait art session to capture those special memories forever.

VALUE $750

DONOR  Coates Portrait Design


BIG SKY GOLF PACKAGE

Pemberton’s premier golf course—enjoy a round of golf for four, including carts.

VALUE $650

DONOR  Big Sky Golf Club


CLINIQUE MEN’S COSMETICS

Men deserve to be spoiled too—this gift basket is proof.

VALUE $600

DONOR  Clinique LAB Series


RIVER ROCK STAY-CATION

You deserve to feel like a rock star! One night accommodation, valet parking, dinner at Tramonto’s, and gambling credit.

VALUE $750

DONOR  River Rock Casino Richmond


SUQUET INTERIORS

Accessorize your home with a $250 gift card from Suquet and a delightful Baobab candle.

VALUE $410

DONOR  Suquet Interiors


JACK BLACK SKINCARE FOR MEN

A basket filled with the #1 ranked men’s skincare line. Enjoy fabulous products from Jack Black.

VALUE $225

DONOR  Jack Black


“HIS AND HER” COSMETICS

A cosmetic basket to share — the finest selection of cosmetics for him and her.

VALUE $400

DONOR  Shoppers Drug Mart Richmond


HANDBAG FOR HIM

Crafted from waxed cowhide leather, a handbag designed specificially to accommodate Vancouver’s rainy weather.

VALUE $250

DONOR  Aunts & Uncles


HANDBAG HEAVEN

A fiery and feminine clutch with detatchable straps. Oh so stylish!

VALUE $270

DONOR  Aunts & Uncles


PAMPER YOURSELF!

YSL, one of the most recognizable names in cosmetics. A gift basket filled with deluxe, must-have beauty products.

VALUE $250

DONOR  YSL Cosmetics


HAIR SPA BY ORIBE

Ever heard the name J-Lo? These award-winning professional haircare products are her ‘must-haves’ and for the right bid, they could be yours!

VALUE $230

DONOR  Oribe Hair Care


RALLY CHRONOGRAPH WATCH

Classic men’s sporty and elegant watch — ‛the best or nothing’.

VALUE $560

DONOR  Mercedes-Benz Canada


SAXX — THE ULTIMATE UNDERWEAR

Revolutionized and innovative men’s underwear. Move freely and comfortably with Saxx!

VALUE $300

DONOR  Saxx – Ultimate Underwear


4TH AVENUE EXPERIENCE

Showcasing 4th Avenue’s best local wares – teas from Silk Road, Barre class passes, and goodies from RYU, Turf Living, Savoie, and Beauty Bar.

VALUE $700

DONOR  Kitsilano West 4th Avenue Business Association


AIRPORT PARKING

One week of secure, super easy and convenient, airport parking in Vancouver. Make your next airport arrival a breeze.

VALUE $240

DONOR  Park’n Fly


FINE LINES BE GONE

Put aging into reverse-a with Canadian-made, dermatologist recommended skin care products.

VALUE $600

DONOR  Reversa


RED TRUCK BEER

2 Tickets to the Red Truck Stop Concert Series, along with some drink-able swag.

VALUE $125

DONOR  Red Truck Beer Company


URBAN WALKING POLES

Honour your body and reach your fitness goals—these poles will decrease strain on your joints and bones.

VALUE $100

DONOR  Urban Poling


YOUR OWN TRAVEL BUDDY

Travelling somewhere new? Enjoy the experience with a professional and personal, local tour guide. Who better to show you around.

VALUE $300

DONOR  Tours by Locals


BRING ON THE BUBBLES

Veuve Clicquot Brut and accessories for that special occasion… or any occasion at all!

VALUE $100

DONOR  Veuve Clicquot – Charton Hobbs Inc.



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