The Bucks County Chapter, Board of Associates of Fox Chase Cancer Center held its 16th Annual George Bramhall Memorial Art Exhibition and Sale. This two-day event, taking place on Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, November 11, 2012 at the Eagle Fire Hall (46 North Sugan Road in New Hope, PA 18938), featured the works of many of the area’s finest artists.
- *New This Year* – VIP PREVIEW – Saturday, November 10 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Participants mingled with the artists and previewed as well as purchased the artists’ works prior to the event opening to the public on Sunday, November 11. The evening included live music, complimentary wine and spirits and a delicious array of catered hors d’oeuvres provided by leading Bucks County Restaurants. Also, area artist Margie Perry created a beautiful painting of Paxson Farm which was raffled during the VIP Preview.
- ART EXHIBITION AND SALE – Sunday, November 11 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Artwork from the area’s premier artists was purchased while participants enjoyed complimentary wine and light fare. Admission to the Sunday event and parking was free. Raffle tickets were available for a chance to win one of the over 25 fine pieces of work generously donated to the raffle by the participating artists. Raffle ticket holders could specify to which artist’s work their tickets were to be applied for the raffle. See below for the names of the participating artists, which are linked, to their web sites. Raffle tickets were one for $10 or three for $25.
Now in its 16th year, the ART EXHIBITION AND SALE has long been a celebrated event that attracts art lovers from across the tri-state area and raises money for research and prevention programs at FoxChaseCancerCenter in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Forty percent of all art sales are donated directly to Fox Chase Cancer Center.
The area’s finest artists exhibiting at this year’s art show include (click on artists’ names to go to their web sites): Sandy Askey-Adams, Alex Cohen, Catherine Colsher, Nathan DiStefano, Heather Doherty, June Fisher Jones, Virginia Fitch, Tom Gass, Judith Langan, Lexi Logan, Christopher McCall, Bryan Oliver, Beth Palser, Margie Perry, Fred Place, Kimberly Poulsen, Ron Prybycien, James Redding, Bob Richey, Gale Shanks Scotch, Helena van Emmerik-Finn, Kathy Russo, Justin Long, Raymond Mathis, Pete Biester, Jourdan Blanche, Steve Zazenski, Patricia Walkar
The Bucks County Chapter of the Board of Associates of FOX CHASE CANCER CENTER, TEMPLE HEALTH thanks the following patrons for their generous sponsorship of the 2012 GEORGE BRAMHALL MEMORIAL ART EXHIBITION AND SALE:
Michael and Jean Fowler
Lou and Carol Della Penna
William and Judy Langan
John E. Lyons
James and Rhea Brown
Joe and Amy Luccaro, Hollyhedge Estate
Richard Millham, Millham Companies, Inc.
Jack and Eileen Wilson
Lee and Ginny Beyer
Robert W. Gundlach, Jr.
Dan and Laura Levin
Martin and Ana Leyland, A Mano, Inc.
Don and Lauren Morel
Scott and Sara Moyer
Jace and Patty Ogiony
Michael Seiden and Paula Ryan
Russell Valante and Rosemary Rahn
Diane W. Nyland
Ed and Lillian O’Connor
Andrew and Ellen Schindler
We also graciously thank our talented artists for their donation of a piece of art for our raffle, as well as for donating 40% of their sales today to benefit cancer research and prevention at FoxChaseCancerCenter, TempleHealth.