Adrian, MI – April 23, 2018 – The Artalicious Not Just for the Birds! Auction Committee is looking for artists, designers, and creative people to create one of a kind art birdhouses for the Not Just for the Birds! Auction fundraiser held during Artalicious in downtown Adrian Friday, September 21, 2018 through Saturday, September 22, 2018. Funds raised from this event will support Lenawee youth art programs.
Completed birdhouses are due Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Adrian District Library, 143 E. Maumee Street, Adrian. The birdhouses will be available for Silent Auction at the library and will remain on display through Artalicious in downtown Adrian until 6:00 pm on Saturday. Winning bidders can pick up their birdhouses at the library at 8:00 pm on Saturday, September 22, 2018.
Adrian Center for the Arts will host studio classes for those interested in creating a ceramic birdhouse. During the class, participants will make one house to donate, and one to keep. Two classes options are available: Friday, June 15, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 pm or Friday, July 13, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 pm. The cost is $45.00. No previous experience is necessary.
Participants can make their own birdhouses from any material: wood, tin cans, recycled material or purchase unfinished birdhouses at Hobby Lobby or JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores. Artists are encouraged to be creative. Interested artists can contact Amy Philp at 517-263-8182 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Char-Lene Wilkins at 517-265-7524 or email@example.com for more information.