SILENT AUCTION 1
Nestled underneath the check-in tent, silent auction 1 has 36 incredible packages ready to go home with you! Among its many offerings, you'll find private wine tastings, works of art, in-home chef experiences, delectable wines, and more! Take a look to see what a winning bid can get you on June 17th.
Don't forget to check out silent auction 2 for even more exciting gifts and experiences!
401 Private Chef Experience for 6
Indulge in a handcrafted four course meal for you and five friends in the comfort of your own home. Chef Joe will have a brief chat with you to discuss your dining preferences and book a date. On the day of, Chef Joe will bring the groceries and create the courses in your kitchen! This can be as interactive as you'd like.
Courtesy of Seattle Chef Joe | Value: $450
404 West Seattle Weekend
Weekend in West Seattle! Enjoy a two night stay in one of The Grove's King rooms, delight in Mashiko's Chef's Choice Course Meal, and end your spectacular weekend at ArtWest with two complimentary tickets to any show in our 2017-2018 season.
Courtesy of The Grove, Mashiko Restaurant, and ArtsWest | Value: $564
407 Boat Ride & Lunch
Embark on a half-day excursion for up to 4 people from Don Armeni Park in West Seattle to Black Island aboard a 21' Livingston Viking Cuddy Cabin Power Boat. Upon arrival at Blake Island State Park, dine on a gourmet picnic including wine or Champagne!
Courtesy of Erik & Katy Walum | Value: $450
410 Scotch Tasting
Whether a scotch afficienado or newcomer, you'll fall in love with this bottle of Single Malt Scotch Whiskey handcrafted at the Balvenie Distillery - aged 14 years - and a bottle of blended Malt Scotch Whiskey from Compass Box Whiskey Company. First choose a glass that tapers at the top. Position your nose about one inch above the rim of the glass and carefully draw air into your nose. Sip a small amount of Scotch for your first taste - only enough to cover the surface of your tongue. Hold the scotch in your mouth for at least 10 seconds and enjoy the flavors that linger.
Courtesy of Sheila Weaver & Gordon Wiehler | Value: $170
414 Eldercare Consultation
Successfully manage the challenges of aging with a one hour, in-depth consultation and a detailed follow-up document with carefully outlined next steps.
Courtesy of Patricia Throop | Value: $250
415 Sterling Silver Comedy - Tragedy Masks
Show off your love of the arts with this stunning sterling silver comedy-tragedy charm with an 18 inch sterling silver rolo chain from Wyatt's Jewelers. Then, stop by Wyatt's and use a $25 gift card to add more dazzle to your life.
Courtesy of Wyatt's Jewelers | Value: $92.50
418 Gardener's Delight
Do you have a green thumb? Then this basket is for you! Full of gardening goodies from the West Seattle Nursery - this basket is sure to check off more than a few items on your gardening wish list! Plus enjoy one week of verdant, homegrown & nutrient rich produce delivered right to your home courtesy of Helsing Junction Farm.
Courtesy of West Seattle Nursery and Helsing Junction Farm | Value: $215
421 One Month Unlimited Dance Classes for New Student
Move & groove with one month of unlimited dance classes at the American Dance Institute and a 10 month class pass from Bend N Move! Choose from a variety of styles such as parent/toddler, creative dance, pre-ballet, ballet, contemporary, tap, hip-hop, jazz, musical theatre, Irish step dancing, or Flamenco. Classes available for children, teens, and adults. After you've danced, moved, and grooved your heart out, relax with an hour long acupuncture session at The Zen of Healing.
Courtesy of American Dance Institute, Tamara Gillest of Bend n Move, and David A. Tucker, MSAOM, LAc, LMP | Value: $454
424 Seattle Farm School Class & Tour
Join the Seattle Farm School Urban Farm Tour on August 12, 2017! During the tour, discover examples of urban agriculture all over West and South Seattle, including raised beds, chickens, container gardening, and more innovative techniques. After the tour inspires you to learn more, enjoy one free registration to any of the Seattle Farm School Classes.
Courtesy of Seattle Farm School | Value: $80
427 Family Fun
Who says Seattle isn't for kids? Embark on a day of family fun. Your first stop is the Woodland Park Zoo with 2 adult and 2 children passes. Then make your way to the Pacific Science Center with four general admission passes and four documentary IMAX passes. Grab a bite for everyone at Dick's (postcards and t-shirt included) and on your way home head to Curious Kidstuff with a $25 gift card for some colorful, family-friendly shopping.
Courtesy of Woodland Park Zoo, Pacific Science Center, Dick's Drive-In's Ltd., L.P, and Curious Kidstuff | Value: $262
430 Summer Lovin'
Escape to the water with the one you love on a sunset kayak tour for two. Afterward, delight in this basket of goodies designed for a picnic or evening on the park lawn. A variety of chocolates, snacks, and wine will make it easy to enjoy a little quiet time with that special someone.
Courtesy of Mountain to Sound Outfitters and Jim Loder & Todd Green | Value: $238
402 The Northern Lights in Iceland
Local photographer Roger Ressmeyer launched his career shooting celebrities and rock stars, but he never gave up his passion for celestial wonders. As demonstrated in this 17"x22" print of "The Northern Lights in Iceland", taken on March 10, 2013, Ressmeyer's passion for sky shines bright.
Courtesy of Roger Ressmeyer | Value: $375
405 Let's go BBQ!
On your patio or on the go, get ready to grill with this portable, two burner stainless steel barbeque from Nexgrill. Shop for your favorite grilling selections with a $75 gift card at B&E Meats and spice up your grilling adventure with a boxed selection of rubs from B's Rubs. When the heat gets you thirsty, wash it all down with a case of Space Dust IPA by Elysian Brewing.
Courtesy of Jeff Michaelson & Robert Kessinger | Value: $325
408 Candle a Month
Set the stage in your home for relaxation and ambience with a new candle every month - for a whole year - from the locally loved Caper's!
Courtesy of Caper's | Value: $323
411 Graphic Design Services
Bring your idea or concept to life through the professional design of a logo, brochure, signage - or any other materials you may have in mind - from Prentice Design!
412 Ceramic Sculpture Plates
A series of three ceramic bowls depicting the night skies, each created and signed by Marguerita Hagen, a ceramic sculptor based in Philadelphia. Marguerita Hagan is an advocate for the thriving of all life in mutually sustainable communities and environments. The concept of interdependence plays throughout her sculpture, as well as her teaching and community arts.
Courtesy of Paul Shapiro & Kristin Adams | Value: $300
416 Tour of Nucor Steel
Experience an exclusive tour of Nucor Steel Seattle, a division of Nucor Corporation, the country's largest steel manufacturer. The tour will visit all areas of production and visitors will see first-hand how recycled metal is turned into new steel!
Courtesy of Nucor Steel Seattle | Value: $200
419 Distillery Tour & Tasting for up to 10
Enjoy a tour and tasting at Westland Distillery for you and 9 of your closest friends! Savor a whiskey that both honors the traditions of distilling while adding some special character all of its own.
Courtesy of Westland Distillery | Value: $100
422 John Howie Restaurants Package
Any foodie will relish this delicious John Howie Restaurants package that includes a $50 gift certificate to Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar, a $50 gift certificate to John Howie Steak, a $25 gift certificate to SPORT Restaurant and Bar, and a $25 gift certificate to Beardslee Public House. Take a friend, or keep it all to yourself. We won't tell.
Courtesy of John Howie Restaurants | Value: $150
425 Segway Tour for Two of West Seattle
Come experience the greener side of Seattle on this 90 minute adventure on a legendary Segway Scooter!
Courtesy of West Coast Entertainment | Value: $158
428 Pamper Yourself Pack
Go on, pamper yourself - you deserve it! Treat yourself to one customized color and cut service (plus a complimentary conditioning treatment!) with the fabulous Clair Bradley at Ola Salon. Then take the pampering into your home with a reusable bag packed with Pharmaca favorites and samples of some great products.
Courtesy of Ola Salon and Spa and Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy | Value: $300
431 Red Pielino Handbag & Scarf
Become the center of attention when you wow the room with a new red Pielino Handbag on your arm and a matching scarf from Zamboanga wrapped elegantly around your shoulders.
Courtesy of Zamboanga | Value: $100
433 Brew Party
Ever wanted a beer brewed just the way you like it? With an experienced homebrewer to guide you through the process, anything is possible - from common styles like IPA, porter, or lager to classic German beers like kellerbier , schwartzbier, or bock. You can even go flavor-crazy with combinations like chocolate coffee sour cherry imperial stout or rosemary lemon lavender lager! You design it, name it, and John Oakley - a local homebrewer - will help you brew a one-of-a-kind beer while you and your friends are treated to a festive backyard brewing picnic at the home of board member Robert Swanson. Get hands-on experience with beer making and learn brewing terminology, ingredients, process, and more. Then, after fermentation is complete, 5 gallons (about 30 22 ounce bottles) will be sent to you to enjoy.
Courtesy of Robert & Rita Swanson and John Oakley | Value: $275
436 Two Night Stay at Pendleton House Historic Inn
Tucked away in Pendleton, Oregon, this charming bed & breakfast is not your typical hotel or motel experience. It's better! Escape from Seattle for a two-nigh stay for two with a candlelit gourmet breakfast, fine linens, luxurious amenities, and exceptional service.
Courtesy of Tracey Bosen of Pendleton House Bed & Breakfast Inn | Value: $410
403 21st Birthday Trio
A "21st Birthday Trio" of delectable Bordeaux - this trio includes a bottle of Chateau Duhart-Milon-Rothschild 1996 (Pauillac) - Wine Advocate score 92, Chateau Smith Haut Lafite 1996 (Passac-Leognan) - Wine Advocate score of 90, and Chateau Calon Segur 1996 (Saint Estephe) - Wine Advocate Score 91.
Courtesy of Rosemary & Kenneth Willman | Value: $350
406 Private Wine Class
Total Wine & More will host an event guaranteed to impress you and your guests. Taste eight of their premium, hand-selected wines and discover hidden treasures from the wine region of your choosing. Your guests will enjoy a tour of the land and learn about the famed appellations and grape varietals that make each region so unforgettable. One of their wine experts will be on hand to present and discuss each delicious wine during your two hour tasting, which can be arranged as a seated class-style or more casual walk-around event. Total Wine & More will provide all necessary stemware and educational handouts for tasting notes.
Courtesy of Total Wine & More | Value: $500
409 Eterna Studios Package
An unforgettable portrait experience for your family and painterly artwork that will be loved for generations to come. Discover a custom art experience with fine art portraits by Amie Stafford, who brings her years in film (Disney, Sony, and more) to design personal and inspiring family art. Includes: Consultation, Portrait Session, 8x12 painterly image finished on Hahnemuhle Watercolor paper.
Courtesy of Eterna Studios | Value: $1000
413 Evening of Food and Fun
An evening of food and fun for you and three guests! Each guest will choose 3 delicious meals from Dream Dinners' current Dream Taste menu. At your Dream Taste event, you and your guests will assemble selected meals to take home, while enjoying a splendid sampling of menu items. Learn how to make homemade dishes and fill your freezer with delicious and nutritious meals that will save you time, money, and bring the family back to the table.
Courtesy of Dream Dinners | Value: $200
417 Disney Park Hopper Tickets
Hop around from park to park with four complimentary One-Day Park Hopper Tickets. Experience the magic Disney has to offer!
Courtesy of Disneyland Resorts | Value: $620
Focus' - Watercolor on Canvas. Tami Bensen is a self-taught, abstract expressionist whose distinct vision is realized through paintings and sculpture. She currently lives in West Seattle and is working on a collection titled "Anatomy."
Courtesy of Tami Bensen | Value: $270
423 Cookie Monster's Delight
Nom on a variety of Girl Scout Cookies in this delightful basket of treats. Feel proud knowing you're supporting not only ArtsWest, but the Girl Scouts too!
Courtesy of Jim Loder & Todd Green | Value: $100
426 Motorcycle Sculpture
Designed by a street artist in Pretoria, South Africa in 1995, this Motorcycle Sculpture - created from wire - is a one of a kind piece perfect for any art or motorcycle lover.
Courtesy of Paul Shapiro & Kristin Adams | Value $300, or priceless!
429 Private Wine & Chocolate Tasting
Take a road trip to Hoodsport Winery, located just south of Hoodsport, Washington, and indulge in a private wine and chocolate tasting for 4. Originating in 1978, Hoodsport produces limited bottling of fine award-winning wines.
Courtesy of Hoodsport Winery, Inc. | Value: $80
432 Private Boehm's Tour & Chocolates
A group of up to 15 people will have a private tour of the Boehm's chalet, chapel, and see the art of chocolate making in the factory. Guests will enjoy samples on the tour as well as a bag of goodies!
Courtesy of Boehm's Candies | Value: $150
434 A Night on the Town
Enjoy a night on the town in luxury with a one-night stay in an Arctic King Guest Room at the Arctic Club Seattle and two tickets to a mainstage show at ACT.
Courtesy of The Arctic Club Seattle and ACT Theatre | Value: $359
435 Hand of God Wine Tasting at The VUDE
Winemaker Jon "el jefe" Staenberg welcomes you and 11 friends to his tasting room & event space, The VUDE, in South Lake Union. After entering the VUDE through its discrete wooden door, you're immediately transported to a familial Argentine dining room surrounded by rustic decor and vintage memorabilia. Jon will pour Hand of God's award-winning Malbec from Mendoza and share stories of the wine-making process. He'll even explain the meaning behind its godly name! Guests are welcome to bring a chef to take advantage of the space's large open-concept kitchen.
Courtesy of Jon Staenberg | Value: $500