The Colony will be raffling a framed painting and a framed sketch by Sarah Carlisle Towery. Both of which are from our Permanent Collection.
The raffle will be open to the public as well as Colony participants and the drawing will be held on Awards Night, Tuesday, Oct. 10. Raffle tickets will cost $25 each for the painting and $10 each for the sketch.
The painting is acrylic on board, painted in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico in 1971. Evaluated at $600 - $800.
The sketch is from one of "Miss" Sarah's sketch books. She wrote "Chateau Salignac, France, '76" at the top of the page. Evaluated at $100 - $150.
To purchase tickets, go online to Brown Paper Tickets.com and type either towery or 3080803 into keyword space / 1st box (there is no need to make selections in other boxes). With ticket purchase, you are invited to Awards Night at the SCT / Alabama Art Colony which will be held at the Children's Harbor Conference Center, Lake Martin on Tue., Oct 10 from 7-9 pm. However, it is not necessary to be present to win.
Tickets may also be purchased from SCT / Alabama Art Colony board members: Toni Adams, Karen Jennings, Sharon Maddox (256-391-5467), Denise Graves, Sarah Wade, Jeannine Williams, Barb Grimes, Hannah Hawk and Betty White.