Forget South Coast Plaza, Fashion Island or Rodeo Drive—The best shopping is be right here at the HRC Orange County/Long Beach Garden Party Auctions! To donate, contact Paul Thompson at 714-625-6125
The HRC Orange County /Long Beach Garden Party and Auction begins promptly at 4:00 with guests browsing table after table of enticing auction items, submitting bids, and even getting into “bidding wars’ to win amazing prizes at the SILENT AUCTION. And in case all that bidding makes you thirsty, the bar will be serving wine, beer, signature vodka beverages and soft drinks. But don't dawdle. The bidding ends at 5:30 right before the program begins.
Later in the program, well begin our LIVE AUCTION. Remember, the auction raises valuable funds for HRC's fight for equality, so be sure to bid high! (Sorry, online bidding not available, you'll have to buy a ticket to the Garden Party and place your bids at the event. - Items, descriptions and values are subject to change.)
LAST YEAR'S AUCTION BROKE RECORDS!
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Below are just some of the amazing items up for bid last year!
WEEKEND AT WALT DISNEY’S HOUSE IN PALM SPRINGS
Walt had this house built in 1962, around the time when his famous television show changed from black & white to color. It’s no surprise that the interiors of upgraded home are truly a Wonderful World of Color. Treat yourself to life in this desert paradise as Walt Disney imagined it, in his spacious 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home with 180 degrees of beautiful mountain views. 2-night, 3-day stay plus weekend brunch for two at Tropicale! Value: $2,500
(Expires 8/4/19, Subject to availability, black out dates apply including Modernism Week.) Donated by Brandon Riker)
COCKTAILS WITH ANDY COHEN IN NEW YORK - Join Andy and his guests for cocktails in the WWHL Clubhouse in New York! You and a guest will spend the evening as a member of Andy's exclusive audience for a live taping of Watch What Happens, Live PLUS accommodations at at the posh Parker New York Hotel and a $500 voucher on American Airlines to get you there. Estimated Value: PRICELESS
Hotel subject to availability, blackout dates apply, WWHL experience cannot be resold or re-auctioned, non transferable, must be 21 or order, must book 3 months in advance, to be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on availability, black out dates apply. Donated by Andy Cohen, Parker New York Hotel and American Airlines.)
STAY AT BARCLAY BUTERA’S PARK CITY, UTAH HOME
Enjoy 4 days, 3 nights for four people at the fabulous Park City, Utah home of celebrity designer Barclay Butera. This magazine photo shoot-ready condo reflects Barclay’s sense of taste and sophistication, offering an abundance of luxury furnishings and design elements with modern amenities, and is centrally located in the heart of historic Old Town Park City, minutes away from shopping, restaurants and ski resorts. Plus $500 on American Airlines to get you there! Value: $4,000
(Expires 8/4/19, excludes holidays including: Sundance Film Festival week, Thanksgiving week, Christmas week, and President’s Day weekend. Subject to availability, no smoking, must be 18 or older.) Donated by Barclay Butera.
WILL & GRACE VIP EXPERIENCE
They’re back for yet another season and you can see this ground-breaking, history-making show up close and personal as the special VIP guest of the producer! Watch a live taping, have your photo taken on the set, see the stars! This is an VIP experience you'll never forget! PLUS a script from the show autographed by the cast!
(Blackout dates apply, subject to availability, expiration date applies. Donated by Will & Grace producer Steve Sandoval).
PRIVATE EPICUREAN FEAST FOR SIX - The president of the prestigious Les Amis d’Escoffier Society, member of the Confererie de la Chaine des Rotisseurs and president of world-wide food importer Danko Foods, Dan Ketelaars and husband Todd Harl will personally prepare for you and five of your guests, an elaborate, gourmet, 6-course French feast with wine pairings in either the historic Hillis House in Santa Ana's Floral Park neighborhood, or at his Laguna Niguel home: Terrine de foie gras, grilled octopus, lobster bisque, Alima air-chilled duck breast, ratatouille, crème caramel, and more all paired with fabulous wines personally selected to accompany and enhance each course Truly a meal fit for royalty! And best of all, no dishes to wash! Value: $1,800 (expires 8/5/19 Donated by Dan Ketelaars and Todd Harl
SOCIAL DISTORTION LAS VEGAS CONCERT BACK STAGE PASS -
You and three of your friends will be the personal guest of Social Distortion guitarist, vocalist, producer, chief songwriter and founder Mike Ness at the band's concert in Las Vegas. Your invitation includes Social Distortion CDs, t-shirts, and backstage passes to hang with the band! Founded over 30 years ago, Social Distortion continues to be one of the best selling punk/rock bands of all time!
Tickets & Live Entertainment
THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW
Here they are: the hardest tickets to get in Hollywood! Two VIP tickets to a taping of the Ellen DeGeneres Show on the Warner Bros. lot! Gay icon and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Ellen DeGeneres has been a pioneer andchampion in the fight for LGBTQ equal rights and visibility for decades. Over 20 years since her famous coming out episode, Ellen continues to make history and entertain with her extremely popular talk show. Value: Priceless
Attendance may not be scheduled during Ellen’s 12 days of Giveaways or her birthday show. All guests must be 14 years of age and older. Tickets cannot be sold or reproduced in any manner and does not entitle the winner to a meet and greet with the host or any talent booked on the show. Tickets are redeemable until May 15, 2019.
ON OUR FEET - THE STORY OF EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN
The rhythm is gonna get you! Four HOUSE SEATS to the OPENING NIGHT of the musical ON YOUR FEET, direct from BROADWAY! Directed by two-time Tony Award®-winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots), with choreography by Olivier Award winner Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys) and an original book by Academy Award® winner Alexander Dinelaris (Birdman), and featuring some of the most iconic songs of the past quarter-century — and one of the most inspiring stories in music history. Tuesday, August 21 at 7:30, Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Value: $320
Donated by Segerstrom Center for the Arts
THE STRAY CATS - CONCERT PASSES
THE STRAY CATS are back together and they're going to rock this town... and you are invited to be their special guests. This is the first time the group, including vocalist-guitarist Brian Setzer, bassist Lee Rocker and drummer Slim Jim Phantom have performed at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa since 2008. Includes two tickets, parking pass and swag. Friday, August 17. Value Priceless. Donated by The Stray Cats
SOCIAL DISTORTION VIP PASSES - LAS VEGAS
You and three friends are invited to experience Social Distortion live in concert Friday, October 26 at the Brooklyn Bowl in Las Vegas as they prepare to release their new album! Social D is considered one of the best-selling punk rock band of all time with more than three million albums sold worldwide. Your special 4 VIP passes include a backstage meet and greet with the band and Social Distortion swag, t-shirts and sweatshirts so you can see the concert in style. Also performing are Will Hoge and Pony Bradshaw. Value: Priceless
Donated by Mike Ness and Social Distortion
LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE + DINNER AT TORTILLA REPUBLIC
Four tickets to the play End of the Rainbow at the Laguna Playhouse. Angela Ingersoll’s powerful, breathtaking performance as Judy Garland in the Tony nominated play featuring some of Garland’s most memorable songs, “You Made Me Love You," ”The Man That Got Away,” and, of course, “Over the Rainbow." This savagely funny play offers a unique insight into the inner conflict that inspired and consumed one of America’s most beloved figures.Plus dinner for four at Tortilla Republic. Value $450 (Tickets subject to availability, Donated by The Laguna Playhouse and Tortitlla Republic.)
LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC, JEAN-YVES THIBAUDET, PIANO.
Hailed as “one of the best pianists in the world,” Jean-Yves Thibaudet continues to captivate audiences around the world with his thrilling performances, profound artistry, poetic musicality and dazzling technical prowess. He plays with the Los Angeles Philharmonic on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 3:00 at the Renee & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. Two tickets valued at $236.
Donated by The Philharmonic Society of Orange County.
ITZHAK PERLMAN, VIOLIN - "IN THE FIDDLER'S HOUSE"
Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician. Itzhak Perlman rivisits his iconic album of klezmer music, "in the Fiddler's House, with special guests performing traditional klezmer songs. Thursday, January 17, 2019, 8:00 p.m. at the Renee & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa. Value: $256.
Donated by the Phlharmonic Society of Orange County.
HOLIDAYS WITH THE FIVE BROWNS
An extraordinary holiday experience, five Steinway pianos fill the concert hal stage as the widely celebrated quintet of piano-playing siblings known as The Five Browns perform beloved holiday music from Bach, The Nutcracker, A Charlie Brown Christmas, and Leroy Anderson (Sleigh Ride). Thursday, December 20, 2018, 8:00 p.m. at the Renee & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa. Two tickets. Value: $150
Donated by the Philharmonic Society of Orange County
BEST IN DRAG SHOW
Six gorgeous "ladies" compete in eveningwear, talent and swimsuit categories to snatch the coveted crown at the most fun and fabulous fundraiser of the year! The Best In Drag show is a legendary event that raises money for Aid for AIDS, a program of Alliance for Housing and Healing. Two tickets to the yearly sell-out battle for the tiara at the iconic Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Value: $328
Donated by Aid for AIDS and Best In Drag show
Voucher worth two prime ringside seats to an upcoming show of Lucha Vavoom at the Mayan Theater in Los Angeles. Lucha VaVOOM is a non-stop, action-packed scream-a-thon, where Mexican Masked wrestlers flip and fly, performing breathtaking acrobatic feats. It’s good vs. evil played out in a one fall, Lucha Libre exhibition-style match for maximum enjoyment. In between matches, the finest, burlesque acts from around the world will astound you. Jack Black proclaims "Lucha VaVoom is the sh*t!" Truly the most outrageous time you'll ever have. Comes with a basket of swag! (Date yet to be announced. Donated by Lucha Vavoom)
MEN ALIVE - ORANGE COUNTY GAY MEN'S CHORUS
Two season tickets to the upcoming season of Men Alive. Founded in 2001 by Rich Cook with 13 singers, Men Alive, now with more than 130 members and a support team of 50 plus volunteers, has grown into one of Orange County's largest choruses as well as an active and respected partner in Southern California's arts scene. Men Alive is more than Arts and Entertainment and promotes understanding and acceptance for the LGBT community.
(Donated by Men Alive)
Destinations & Stays
MIDIEVAL FRANCE, FLAVIGNY-SUR-OZERAIN
Six-day, five-night stay for up to four people in a relaxing romantic retreat in an authentic medieval village unchanged for centuries. Situated in the Burgundy wine district, Flavigny-Sur-Ozerain was chosen as the site for the movie 'Chocolat' for it's old world charm and sense of timelessness. Previously an artist's loft, this barn has been converted into a contemporary home, ancient on the exterior with all of the modern conveniences inside. Come stroll the quiet streets of the walled village, listen to the church bells mark the time, and experience a simplier life! 3 hours drive southeast of Paris (an hour and twenty minutes on the TGV!) Value: $1,500
April-May, 2019 or September-October, 2019. Advance reservations required, subject to availability. non-transferable, cannot be sold. Requires a 100 euro cleaning fee. Donated by Mary Kate and Kirk Saunders.
PASÉA HOTEL & SPA - HUNTINGTON BEACH
One night stay in an ocean view guestroom with valet parking, includes all taxes and fees,
Located just steps from the Huntington Beach, at the heart of a vibrant and emerging community, Paséa Hotel & Spa is a modern oasis with an unrivaled sense of clean, coastal style and comfort that guests can experience with the sand between their toes. It is luxurious, modern, coastal comfort with a deep connection to the Huntington Beach surf culture. Value $815.35
Advance reservations required, subject to availability, some blackout dates may apply, non-transferable, upgrades available based on availability. Gratuities not included. Expires 8/31/19. Donated by Paséa Hotel & Spa.
DEEPWELL ESTATES - PALM SPRINGS
4 night stay for up to six people in a mid-century Palm Springs home, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, Approximately 1,700 square feet. master bedroom has a California king bed & opens onto the backyard and private jacuzzi. Private master bath features double shower, 2 guest bedrooms with queen beds; large great room with 46' flat screen, DVD & iPod stereo jack for complete Indoor & outdoor listening. Gas fireplace, mountain views, fire pit, gas grill, outdoor dining all make this the perfect place for your Palm Springs stay. Value: $1600
Guest must sign contract per LPS vacation ordinances. $500 refundable security deposit. Book dates at VRBO.com/400857, subject to availability. Blackout dates 11/22-26, 12/22-4/30, expires 8/5/19 Donated by Patrick Doonan & Paul Thompson
PENDRY SAN DIEGO
2 Night stay in deluxe accommodations with daily breakfast for 2 guests at the Pendry San Diego Hotel. Includes room and tax. In theheart of the historic Gaslamp Quarter, Pendry San Diego strikes a balance between modern and traditional, providing seasoned travelers with a home away from home set within a stunning environment. Value $1,360.80
Parking and amenity fee not included, Expires August 4, 2019, cannot be extended. Blackout dates apply. Not valid on holidays or holiday weekends, Donated by Pendry San Diego
OMNIS LA COSTA RESORT & SPA, CARLSBAD
2 Night stay with daily breakfast for 2 guests at the Omnis La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, California. Includes complimentary round of golf for two players. From an award-winning spa to eight sparkling pools, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa provides a refreshing retreat any time of year. Located just north of San Diego in Carlsbad, the resort is within easy reach of beaches and popular tourist attractions. Value: $1,500
Not valid on weekends or holidays. Advanced reservations required. Excludes alcohol, tax and gratuity. Donated by Omnis Hotels and Resorts.
MONTAGE INTERNATIONAL - YOUR CHOICE OF RESORTS
A two-night stay in a king room accommodation including room and tax at one of the following destinations: Montage Beverly Hills, Montage Deer Valley, Montage Kapalua Bay, Montage Laguna Beach, Montage Palmetto Bluff and Pendry San Diego. The word “montage” connotes a composite of closely juxtaposed elements, an artistic assemblage or compilation. Like its name, Montage is a management company with a collection of distinctive luxury hotels, resorts and residences conveying a shared dedication to comfortable elegance.
Based upon availability. Not valid on holidays and holiday weekends. Additional restrictions and black-out dates apply. Expires 12/20, 2018. Cannot be extended. Gift certificate is non transferable and cannot be sold. Donated by Eden For Your World.
SAN FRANCISCO VICTORIAN WEEKEND
A 3-night stay in a downstairs 1-bedroom apartment of a gorgeous Victorian home in San Francisco's NOPA neighborhood, literally 2 doors up from Golden Gate Park. Living room, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, coffee station, and access to the backyard and deck. Located in the heart of the city, steps away from Alamo Square, Hayes Valley and the famous Haight Ashbury neighborhood! Walk to all the great coffee shops, trendy stores and top restaurants! Wifi and cleaning fee included. Value $750.
Based upon availability. Not valid on holidays and holiday weekends. Additional restrictions and black-out dates apply. Expires 12/20, 2019. Cannot be extended. Gift certificate is non transferable and cannot be sold. Donated by Tjarko & Aimée Leifer
RED CARPET HOLLYWOOD WORLD PREMIER
You and a guest are invited to join the stars at the red carpet world premiere of the much anticipated new Warner Bros. film, "Crazy Rich Asians" at Hollywood's famous Grauman's Chinese Theater. The romantic comedy-drama film based on Kevin Kwan's novel of the same name, follows a young Asian American woman who meets her boyfriend's parents only to find out they're one of the richest families in Singapore. It's your Paparazzi moment! Tuesday, August 7, 2018, Red Carpet 6:00 p.m., Screening 7:00 p.m. Value: Priceless
Must be at least 13 years of age or accompanied by an adult. Warner Bros. reserves the right to do security clearance on guests, and guests must agree to reasonable security investigations. By participating, all guests must agree to abide by standard anti-piracy security protocols. Cannot be assigned, sold, traded, bartered, exchanged for cast, auctioned or otherwise transferred to any third party outside this event and cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. Time and location of the premiere are subject to change. Does not include private post-premiere event.
RED CARPET PALM SPRINGS MODERNISM WEEKEND
Be among the first to see Palm Springs Modernism Week's number one attraction, the Christopher Kennedy Compound Modernism Week Show House. You are a guest are invited to the Red Carpet Premiere Party on.February 15, 2019. Includes 2-nights in a suite at Desert Vacation Villas plus dinner at 849 Restaurant! Plus a His/His candle and the coffee table design book "Making Midcentury Modern" by Christopher Kennedy and presented by Barclay Butera. Your PS Modernism Week dreams have just come true! Value: Priceless
Premiere Party tentatively scheduled for February 15, 2019. Time and date subect to change. Suite may be used at another time subject to availability.
CHEF DINNER FOR TEN PEOPLE AT YOUR HOME
The chef from Watercress Vietnamese Bistro in Palm Springs will travel to your home and prepare for you and nine of your friends a fabulous five course Asian fusion dinner! You consult with the chef to determine your choice of appetizer, soup, salad, main course and desert. Value $1,500
Must live in the Orange County or Palm Springs area, subject to availability, beverages and gratuity not included, expires 8/5/19. Not valid on Saturdays between 12/20/18 and 4/27/19. Donated by Dr. Phong Nguyen.
PALM SPRINGS SCOOTER TOUR
Guided 4+ hour motor scooter tour for two of the Palm Springs Area by Scoot Palm Springs. Tour the many Mid-Century neighborhoods and marvel at the huge collection of architectural gems throughout the city. Visit The Hollywood Set homes and haunts. Scoot to hiking trails that give amazing vistas at every turn. Explore the Indian Canyons and see what life was like here thousands of years ago.The best way to see historic Palm Springs is by scooter! Value: $500. M1 motorcycle endorsement required, morning reservations only. Expires 6/30/19. Donated by John Allred & David Womack.
THE MAGIC CASTLE HOLLYWOOD
4 personal invitations to the world famous Magic Castle, the exclusive private clubhouse of the Academy of Magical Arts, which allows entrance only to members and their guests. A typical evening features magic shows that range from miracles right under your nose to full stage illusions that stun an entire room. The Castle is full of rare memorabilia and magnificent posters, so there’s a lot to see and features a full service restaurant and bar. Value: Priceless
Certificate must be redeemed for official pass before visit. Includes admission and cover charge. purchase of one dinner or brunch per person is required. Valet, dinner. alcohol and gratuity not included, must be 21 years old to be admitted except for Saturday and Sunday brunch. All guests must adhere to the dress code and no-photography rules. Non-transferable, cannot be sold. Donated by Brian Verkuylen,
TOP TIER LUXURY COASTAL EXCURSION
2-hour "Fun In The Sun" luxury coastal excursion along the Pacific Riviera. Your private cruise includes up to six guests, a professional, licensed captain, and beverages. Dubbed "the most romantic coastline in California, this is place to see everything above and below the water. Comes with a tote bag, wine stopper, hand signed print by Robert Marble, Private excursion leaves from Dana Point Harbor. Value $500
Donated by Tip Tier Luxury Excursions
DRAG BRUNCH WITH THE BRUNCHETTES AT HAMBURGER MARY'S
It's the famous Saturday Brunch with the Brunchettes at Hamburger Mary's in Downtown Long Beach... for four people! All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, bottomless mimosas, stellar performances with a crazy, 2+ hour drag show hosted by Jewels. It's a good time all around!One of the most entertaining and outrageous shows you'll ever see with a great brunch to boot! Value $150.
Donated by Jewell. Must reserve in advance mentioning this gift certificate. Expires 8/4/19.
Four premiere tickets to see the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim play the Seattle Mariners on Friday, September 14 at Angel Stadium. Secion 112, Row E! This may be the closest you'll ever get to Mike Trout! Includes up-close VIP parking. Amazing seats - . Doesn't get much better! Value: $800
Donated by Thomas J. Polis and Andrea Marsel
GARY FARRELL WINERY VIP TOUR WITH WINE
VIP tour of Gary Farrell Winery in beautiful Healdsburg, California. A taste journey through California’s finest Pinot Noir Vineyards hosted by the estate Sommelier, including a curated flight of six highly allocated vineyard designate Pinot Noirs, paired with three exquisite small bites prepared by Chef Didier Ageorges. Plus three bottles of their premium wines!
Donated by Gary Farrell Winery
Health & Beauty
AC REDS SUNGLASSES
Special edition of Old Focals Architect frame customized to replicate the sunglasses they created for Agent Peggy Carter in the TV show “Agent Carter.” They come with UV lenses installed but are optical quality frames if you chose to install prescription lenses. Value $199 Donated by Old Focals, Inc.
EUROPEAN OPTICAL FRAMES & LENSES
High end frames from among their collection of over 2,000 frames plus $150 to use towards lenses. European Optical’s collection of over 60 frame lines from around the world offers a unique and fun optical buying experience in the heart of Laguna Beach. Donated by European Optical
COMPLETE YOGA PACKAGE
Lululemon yoga package includes a reversable yoga mat, Lift and Strengthen Yoga Block, Towel, and Loop It Up Mat Strap Eyelet. Plus three months of unlimited yoga sessions at Orange County Yoga Studio in Laguna Hills with beginner, intermediate and advanced co-ed and all-mens yoga classes. Classical yoga styles drawn from the teachings of yoga masters and focus on breath, alignment, precision and strength.
Donated by Lululemon, John Manacmul and Orange County Yoga Studio
Look younger with a Botox treatment from Matamorphosis Medical Center in Buena Park by Dr. Kristen Vierregger. Botox is a safe and highly effective treatment for reducing the appearance of wrinkles, forehead lines, crow's feet and furrows. Metamorphosis believes you bestis yet to come. Whatever change you seek, they will be present to support you through it in a safe, nurturing environment with personalized therapies.
Donated by Dr. KristenVierregger and metamorphosis Medical Center
ART BY KELLI ELLIS
Having spent over 12 years on TV, the last 6 years as founder and host of the top educational summit for interior designers, Kelli Ellis is a top influencer on social media, a speaker, author and a TV personality... and an artist. Kelly created this Queen of Hearts piece created especially for our auction. Donated by Kelli Ellis
PLEIN AIR PAINTING BY MICHAEL OBERMEYER
Michael was presented with the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association "Lifetime Achievement Award" in 2015. He recently won the "Collector's Choice Award" and the "Fine Art Connoisseur Award" at the Laguna Beach Invitational Plein Air Competition as well as the "Best of Show" at the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art and the Gold Medal at the Carmel Art Festival. Donated by Michael Obermeyer
ORIGINAL PAINTING BY DEBORAH DAVIDSON
"Rock, Paper, Scissors" - Deborah Davidson is one of the foremost collectable female artists on the West Coast and currently exhibits at the Sue Greenwood Gallery in Laguna Beach. She recently exhibited "Cabinet of Curiosities: Deborah Davidson and Christopher Polentz" at the William D. Cannon Art Gallery in Carlsbad. Her art often incorporates bits and pieces of images "stitched together to have new life." Donated by Deborah Davidson
ORIGINAL ART BY JIMMY RUSSELL
Laguna Beach resident and HRC supporter Jimmy Russell has created this piece especially for the Human Rights Campaign Orange County Garden Party incorporating the American, Rainbow and HRC flag images. Truly a beautiful and collectable piece to display with PRIDE. Donated by Jimmy Russell
FRAMED, ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING
Large, original oil painting on canvas of an unknown, turn-of-the-century woman holding flowers beautifully framed by Source of Pride. 42" tall x 29" wide. value $850
Donated by Source of Pride
FRAMED AND MATTED ORIGINAL INDIAN BATIK
Beautiful, hand made batik featuring an Indian woman with deer. Beautifully matted and framed by Source of Pride. 30" tall x 27" wide. value $1,200.
Donated by Source of Pride
FRAMED AND MATTED ORIGINAL INDIAN BATIK
Beautiful, hand made batik featuring an Indian woman with goats Beautifully matted and framed by Source of Pride. 30" tall x 27" wide. value $1,200.
Donated by Source of Pride
FRAMED AND MATTED PAIR OF OUTHOUSE PHOTOGRAPHS
Just the thing to inspire you as you sit on the john: a pair of beautifully framed and matted photographs of abandoned outhouses. Perfect for any bathroom! Value: $185
Donated by Source of Pride
KEITH HARING VASE
No. 2 Spirit of Art (study for Villeroy & Boch) Limited edition stoneware vase, 26 cm (10.2 inches) by American artist Keith Haring (1958- 1990). Executed by Villeroy & Boch as no. 2 of the Spirit of Art, New York, Soho series. It is the 464 piece from a limited edition of 750. The imaginative compositions by the American artist Keith Haring are deeply related to graffiti art and had a considerable effect on the art production of the 1980s. Value: $854 Donated by Ric Uggen
ORIGINAL PAINTING BY SWIMMER
Beautiful painting by acclaimed Laguna Beach painter Tom Swimm. With numerous exhibits and awards to his credit, his work is internationally collected and is also included in many important private and corporate collections. His methods have been published in seven art instruction books.Value: $854
Donated by Jeff Brumett
WEARABLE BOW TIE FINE ART BY CHRIS RICHTER
Renown artist Chris Richter lives and works in Laguna Beach and is shown in galleries in Santa Fe, Denver, Scottsdale, Corona Del Mar and Sun Valley, Idaho. He began working full time as an artist in 2003, after a formidable career in advertising, graphic design and illustration. "Bow Tie" is a fine art piece in an acrylic display case, that can actually be worn.
Value: $854 Donated by Chris Richter
HAND BLOWN GLASS VASE
This large hand-blown glass art vase resembles a flower, with yellow on the inside and white and green on the outside. Stands 10" tall. Value $150
Donated by Ric Uggen
GUITAR SIGNED BY GREEN DAY
Guitar signed especially for the HRC Orange County Garden Party Auction by GREENDAY! Green Day has sold more than 85 million records worldwide. The group has won five Grammy Awards, two for best rock album. Their stage adaptation of American Idiot was nominated for three Tony Awards and won two. VH1 ranked Green Day among the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time". The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2015, their first year of eligibility. Value: PRICELESS
Donated by Green Day
DESIGNER SUIT BY MR. TURK
This amazing men's suit is from the brand new Mr. Turk collection (so new it's not even in stores yet!) and is available in a multitude of sizes, so there's sure to be one that fits you perfectly. You'll have it before anyone else does! Mr. Turk's collection of designer menswear for a modern fit is offered exclusively for the exceptionally fashionable man. Value: $800
Donated by Mr. Turk
MITCHELL GOLD + BOB WILLIAMS SHOPPING SPREE
$2,500 shopping spree at Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams collection for the living room, diving room, bedroom, office, entryway, sofas & loveseats, sectionals, chairs & seating, tables and storage, lighting, décor & accessories, mirrors & wall art, rugs, bedding, window treatments, etc.! And they'll pick up the tab for shipping within the continental US! Value: $2,500! Must be redeemed in a single order. Donated by MItchell Gold + Bob Williams
CREATE YOUR OWN APPLE STORE APP
Always wanted your own app Or does your business or charity need an app. Well, you've come to the right place. The creative team at Bison Betty will develop a 5-tab app for the Apple App Store containing text and photos, up to $5,000 and help get it published. They can even help you create a custom App icon. And you'll know upfront what you can do within your budget, so there are no surprise billings or overages, Value: $5,000. Donated by BisonBetty Creative Agency
This gorgeous San Miguel tuxedo jacket is available in any size from The Getleman's Tux Club in San Diego. Look like a million bucks in this exclusive, classic design. Value: $600
Donated by the Gentleman's Tuxedo Club
GARY'S SHOPPING SPREE
A $500 gift card to Gary's men's clothiers in Newport Beach Fashion Island. Shop for fine tailored clothing among their collection of luxury men's clothing, sportswear and footwear from top designers Value $500. Donated by Gary's
JEWELRY BY MERRIJANE MORRISON
Artist and designer Merrijane Morrison has hand-crafted a beautiful pair of plumeria flower earrings, and matching necklace cast in bronze and plated in 18k gold on a gold filled chain. Marrijane has been creating hand crafted, original jewelry for over 20 years and her pieces are much in demand at the Sawdust Festival in Laguna Beach. Value $305. Donated by Merrijane Morrison
DOGMA PET PHOTOGRAPHY
$500 voucher for products and services at Dogma Pet Portraits in Costa Mesa. OC Weekly voters repeatedly name Dogma Pet Portraits the Best Pet Photography in the Orange County area. And yes, pets can bring people into the photo session too. Value:$500. Donated by Dogma Pet Portrais
A beverage bucket filled with everything Tabasco, from blankets to aprons, okra to pickled green beans, marinade to wood chips, coolers to candies... even hot sauce! Who knew there was so any Tabasco products? Value: $350 Donated by Tabasco
KITCHEN AID RED 5-QUART MIXER
Red KitchenAid Artisan Series, 5-quart, tilt-head, stand mixer, ten speeds with more than 12 available attachments. Can whip up everything from pasta to ice cream, sauce to salsa and much, much more! Value: $400 Donated by KitchenAid
KITCHEN AID SILVER 5-QUART MIXER
Silver KitchenAid Artisan Series, 5-quart, tilt-head, stand mixer, ten speeds with more than 12 available attachments. Can whip up everything from pasta to ice cream, sauce to salsa and much, much more! Value: $400 Donated by KitchenAid
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