PAINT THE TOWN RED 2020 – Annual Fundraising Gala

Paint the Town Red!

The Annual Gala to Benefit 

The Arts Council of the Twin Counties 

Saturday, November 14th  7pm – 10pm*

(The Gala is tentatively scheduled for Nov. 14th but will depend on the state of the current health crisis)

Galax Golf Course Clubhouse

107 Country Club Lane, Galax, Virginia



Music by the Crooked Road Jazz Band

Hors d’oeuvres & Desserts

Our Spectacular Coffee Bar

Cash Bar ~ Wine & Beer

Tickets $30/person

Please RSVP by Monday, November 9th

To purchase tickets on-line, please visit the Art Shop page on this website

or call the Arts Council at 276-238-1217.



Previous Auction Items have included:


Albany Industries Furniture Chair & Ottoman

Albany Industries Furniture Ottoman

Vaughan-Bassett Media Chest

Michael Dees Caned Chair

Green Glass Bowl – open weave


The Cabin at Mill Pond – Two Night Stay with Breakfast

2 night stay at Dream Rock Silo.  No meals are included, but the view and beautiful creek

Lake Ridge RV Park Summer Fun-pack:  2 day passes, 1 Season Pass & 1 Weekend Cabin or Campsite

Colonial Williamsburg Experience (Condo, Multi-day passes, Enterprise Rent-a-car

1 night Stay at Ward Manor “The Garden Shed” Guest House


HeartMoss Pottery – Free form, blue & brown pottery bowl (14″ diameter)

Set of 3 Nestled, Hand-turned, Maple bowls by Morris Schlesinger

Laughing Horse Pottery Bowl

Cranberry Acres – Gift Certificates

“Forest Verge, Dawn Treader” framed oil on board by Robert Lazo

“Forest Verge, Love Matters” framed oil on board by Robert Lazo

Hand-carved Traditional Indian Statue – wood

Hand-crafted Enamel Tray from India

“Warm Summer’s Eve” by Billy Jacobs, acrylic painting of covered bridge

“Liza with a Z” – black & white acrylic painting, artist unknown

Hand-quilted throw, “Fans” by Vera Young

Set of Two, framed Mallard & Wood Duck prints by William Zimmerman (framed & matted)

Acrylic painting, unframed, “Painted Beauty” by Dzialo Haller

NAIF art/graphic watercolor from Puerto Vallarta by Xaime Ximenez (disabled artist/’mouth painter’

Signed & numbered print by Richard Metzger – Matted, not framed

Matted print of Van Gogh’s “Shoes”

Set of 3 Vintage Golf Prints – framed and matted

Mabry Mill, original acrylic painting  by Frankie Buckley – framed


Adams Jewelers – Kameleon Pendant

Roy’s Diamond Center – Endless Bracelet with Infinity Charm

Stirling Silver Spoon Pendant – DragonflyKind by Kat Snyder

Copper Wrist Cuff – to be personalized – DragonflyKind by Kat Snyder

Stainless Steel Guitar Bracelet from Main Street Boutique


Write a Song with Joyce “Earth Mamma” Rouse – music &/or lyrics based on your story

Name a Pet in an upcoming Ellery Adams “Book Retreat Mystery Series” cozy mystery novel


Galax Municipal Golf Course – 4 rounds of golf with cart

Cross Creek Country Club – 1 Round of Golf with Cart for 4 Players

Skyland Lakes Golf Foursome

Paddleyax Kayaks – Heavy-duty vinyl river raft w/ backrest, cup holder and paddle

Blue Ridge Music Center Season Passes 2019


Briar Patch Marketplace & Café

Applebee’s Gift Certificates

Grayson Natural Farms – 1 box of Beef Sticks

Cabot Creamery – Gift Box of Fine Cheeses

Shoney’s – four gift certificates (entrée, dessert & beverage)

Galax Smoke House Gift Certificate

“Let Them Eat Cake” Gift Certificate for Cake of Your Choice

Galax Cakery 7″ dessert cake

Chili Dinner in Fancy Gap (14 slots for $20/person dinners)

Party Essentials – Wine Bottle Butler, Party Picks, Cheese Platter & Knife

Set of 2 – Hand-painted, “Victorian Home” Cookie Jars

Set of 2, hand-crafted pottery mugs with gourmet coffee

OGGI Professional 3 Bottle Revolving Liquor Dispenser

Mikasa “Bella Court” Cake Stand – Crystal, 14.5″

Oniva Casserole Tote


Square One Custom Framing Gift Certficate

Yoga DVD & Tree of Life Tapestry

Autographed Copy of “The Welcome Home Door and other stories” by Richard Rouse

Mule Hell Trading Company & Main Street Barber Shop Package – Shaving & Beard Products, Soap, Lip Balm, Hair Cut, Shave &/or Beard Trimming

Twin County Tire & Automotive – Gift Certificate for Nitrogen Tire Installation

Hair Classics Gift Certificate & Styling Products

Rayzors Salon & Spa – One Month Unlimited Tanning Pass

Goin’ 2 the Dogs – Gift Basket and Certificate

Twin County Tire & Automotive – Gift Certificate for Lube, Oil & Filter Change

Elle Sunglasses & Case from Blue Ridge Eye Care Associates

Tea Basket with Mug, Tea & Strainer

Purely Panache Vanilla Bean Winter Basket of Lotions & Potions

Chateau Morrisette – Wine Tasting passes for 2, Two Bottles of CM Wine

Christmas Basket – Hallmark Keepsake Collectible Lighthouse Ornaments & Advent Calendar

O’Reilly’s Car Wash package & Robert’s Citgo Anti-freeze

Hand-painted, 100% silk scarf – floral in scarlet

Set of 8 Chinese Cloissone hinged boxes

Burlap Fleur de Lis Door Hanger from Ideal Florist & Arc de Triomphe wall plaque

Pamper Her – Skin and Hair Care Basket

Adrienne Vittadini tri-fold blue wallet

Christmas Music Box (illuminated)

Homedics ParaSpa Select Heat Therapy Paraffin Bath

Amika Styling Essentials Kit – Hair Care Products

IGK – NYC Deep Repair Hair Care

Black Weekender/Gym Bag


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