Annual Raucous Auction – Friday Nov 13th

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Raucous Auction 2008

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Join us for an evening of wine, hors d'oeuvres, fun, and fundraising to benefit the VABC, a program of the VFH Center for the Book and Virginia's only public printing studio and book arts collaborative. Before the gift-giving season arrives, don't miss the dozens of unique books, prints, cards, and the unveiling of "Infinite Stakes: A Contemporary Cartomancy Deck."

Time: 5:30 – 8 pm
Auctions at 6 pm and 7:15 pm.
977 Second Street SE
(in the Ix Complex)

Admission is free, but a $5 donation or purchase is welcome!

Up for auction will be framed art and a book arts basket from Creative Framing/Art Box, a growler basket from Starr Hill Brewery, a Rare Book School class, matted rare book images from De Buffon's Histoire Naturelle, an auditor's seat in the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, a special oral history produced by the "With Good Reason" radio staff for you or a loved one, or an apartment in Paris for a week (in March or July)!

Also for silent auction will be select broadsides and work from previous group projects, Hesitant Ruin and the Cautionary Tale.

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    [...] I meant to note that this evening is also the Raucous Auction at the VABC!  I've never been, but I'm hoping to at least swing by there tonight. I [...]

    -- November 13, 2009 @ 3:15 pm

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