Henricksen + Allsteel | Gunlocke announce 2nd Annual Blank Canvas Charitable Art Auction.
Last year’s event was a great success and we received a lot of great feedback from participants. Henricksen and Allsteel | Gunlocke look forward to inspiring artists to pick up their paintbrushes once again this summer with a renewed sense of creativity.
You are invited to register to be an artist for this event by June 23rd.
Henricksen will supply a 16″ x 16″ blank canvas.
Henricksen will ship out a canvas and return label to each artist around June 24th.
Artists will have until July 21st to complete their piece and return to Henricksen.
All canvases will be auctioned via a virtual silent auction site from July 26th – August 2nd.
Check back for an update on our 2021 charitable partner.
How to Participate:
Become an Artist
Be an artist and create an original piece for charity. Proceeds from your canvas will go to a charity in your region. Your hard work and creativity will benefit your community.
Frequently Asked Questions:
How do I register to bid?
Go to the auction site and click login in the upper right or lower left corner.
Create your profile.
I want to bid on local artwork, how do I do that?
We have tagged each piece of art with its home region. The tags that you can search in the search field at the top of the auction items page are: Illinois, Minnesota, New-York, Milwaukee-Wisconsin, Madison-Wisconsin, and Wisconsin.
Please note the hyphen in New-York and both Wisconsin regional tags.
When does the auction close and bidding end?
The auction closes at 8PM CT on August 2nd.
I have a question or concern. Who should I reach out to?
Please reach out to Bradley Fisher at email@example.com for assistance, questions, etc.
Is there a theme for the artwork?
There is not a required theme. Artists are invited to use their own personal creativity in filling their canvases
Henricksen will ship your canvas to the address provided via UPS.
We will also include a pre-paid return UPS label.
We ask that you re-use the packaging to return the completed canvas
I need a duplicate UPS label or Artwork Information Sheet.
Please reach out to Bradley Fisher at firstname.lastname@example.org for duplicate labels or Artwork Information Sheets.
How will I know when I can bid on art?
Henricksen will be pushing out an email blast to our contacts and sharing on social media when the auction site is live. Target auction go-live date is July 26th at 9am CT.