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Draw-a-Thon: Support Your Local Arts Centre

Posted 2013-05-08
Written by SOS
Category Events

On May 11th at 12pm 12 artists will be locked-in YK ARCC gallery; their goal to draw and make art for 24 hours straight!

These twelve artist are now asking folks in their communities for cash pledges to sponsor their Draw-a-thon challenge. 

Please show your support for YK ARCC, our local arts community centre, by pledging a Draw-a-thon-ist or by purchasing the art they make.  (If you can’t find a draw-a-thon-ist in your neighbourhood your can sponsor the event directly by making an email money transfer to ykarcc@gmail.com or by mailing a cheque or money order to: YK ARCC, P.O. 11023, Yellowknife, NT, X1A 3X7

On Monday, May 13th, “Draw-a-Thon the Exhibition and Sale”  will open to the public.

This week long exhibit will offer the drawings up for sale by means of a silent auction.

100% of the money raised from the Draw-a-thon will go towards the YK ARCC: Yellowknife Artist Run Community Centre.  We are currently planning a series of exhibitions and an artist in residence program, among many other small improvements in our space.

If you have an idea for an event come and talk to us at YKARCC.

Thank you,

Joel Maillet

Event Organizer

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SOS

2013-06-28

Great idea, thanks for putting this together Joel

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