Shop CFA’s Online Art Auction: Great Art Makes Great Gifts!

Auction goes through November 30; shop local

Press release

Give something creative this Holiday Season! Visit Center for the Arts “Arts Auction for Arts Education” Online Auction, starting midnight on November 15 through November 30 at With over 75 items to choose from, this is a great way to shop local for the holidays while helping CFA raise money for art education in our region. Bid on original art and photography by local artists or music lessons, wine tasting, theater tickets, manuscript consulting, baking Stolen and much more.

Help us support teacher’s efforts to bring the arts to more students, like the Shakespeare Project, Poetry Club, and funding schoolwide arts programs which enhance the existing arts curriculums, like last year’s Woodwind and Jazz concerts. This year virtual programming will also be supported, as well as opportunities for students to participate in community-wide projects, like the online Teen Writers Project and online Arts Exhibits.

Back by popular demand is the wonderful 2nd Annual 10” x 10” Art Sale. Local artists were asked to create and donate a 10” x 10” work of art that will be offered for sale for $100. Each piece is a uniquely different, original one-of-a-kind creation with 100% of the proceeds going to Arts Education. There are also other works for sale as well as photography, with 50% of the final sale price donated to the Art Education programs.

The Auction features the work of the finest artists in the Lake Sunapee Region, including: Peter Anderson, Hugo Anderson, Barbara Barclay, Marc Beerman, Sue Ann Bottomley, Max Bryant, Debbie Campbell, Jean Cronin Connolly, Elizabeth D’Amico, Don Elliot, Iris Fischer-McMorrow, Jay Fitzpatrick, Gwen Fuller, Ludmilla Gayvoronsky, Mary Gerakaris, Debra Grubbs, Jack Harkins, Teresa Hathaway, Loren Howard,  Barbara Hunting, Lisa Jelleme, Penny Koburger,  Kathy Lowe, Molly Leith,  Lucy Mueller,  Aline Ordman, Bruce Parsons, Tom Pirozzoli, Yvonne Shukovsky,  Rick Stockwell, Charlotte Thibault, David Tibbetts, Mary Watts, Krystin Watts, Roger Wells,  Mimi Wiggin, Tatiana Yanovskaya-Sink and more.

Plus Music, Baking, Writing, Wine Tasting, Theater, and much more, donated by Megan Baxter, Carl Beverly, Barbara Hunting, New London Barn Playhouse, Northern Stage Theater, Will Ogmundson, Tom Pirozzoli, Patrick Ross, Pete Savickas, Tom Tuthill, and more.

Enjoy a special recorded Concert by Tom Pirozzoli on Youtube, with a suggested $10 donation to the Arts Education. Give the link! It makes a great stocking stuffer too! You can find the link at

Celebrate the arts this holiday season by visiting