Wednesday, 26 February 2014

York Street Gallery RAMSGATE Auctioning Art for Connor

The gallery is holding a charity art auction over the next two days.

Four year old Connor’s parents are Georgina and Wayne Olsen, he also has a younger brother called Kye. The family all live in Westgate-on-Sea, Kent.

The family only discovered that Connor has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in March 2013.
DMD is a muscle wasting disease that will see Connor in a wheelchair by around 10 years old, it will result in death at a young age.

http://www.caring4connor.com

All the artworks offered for sale, have been kindly donated to the auction (mostly by the artists themselves).

All proceeds will go to the Caring for Connor Campaign.

All artwork can be viewed, during the day, at York Street Gallery on 27 and 28 February from 10 – 4, prior to the auction. The auction is due to begin  at 7pm on 28 February 2014.

Due to the size of the venue, entry to the sale is strictly limited to persons buying a catalogue. The bearer will also be offered a glass of wine and light refreshments in Corby’s Tea Rooms (next door), where they will be asked to register and then be assigned a unique Bidder Number.

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