I just received the sweetest birthday card in beautiful English from schoolgirls in Sri Lanka addressed to “Dearest friend”…. Very touching!

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Still here: $ 300: The large Laundry Line, the Seascape, oblong Spring Branch
$ 170: Stones in red, black, gold,.. two ink/graphite windmills.. and three fairly detailed Collages (scenes from the Coast of Brittany…

At this point I also gratefully accept contributions that can be combined with others to make up a scholarship (-:

Nine girls from India and Afghanistan are waiting …

A big thank you regarding my 70/70 event

There was an amazing crowd of more than 100 persons, old friends and new ones, ranging in age from 1 to 90. I was hugged and congratulated and best of all 62 paintings were adopted and 62 girls received a scholarship. I am filled with gratitude!

I wish to thank the wonderful helpers: the IT experts, the graphic designer, the mailer, the haulers/installers, the busy cashiers/sellers; my 2 sponsor couples, the caterers and maintenance crew and the Carleton Weitz Center and my husband…Oh, oh,I hear the music and am led off the stage (-:

70 for 70. Today is the day!! Had a super installing crew last evening and we have all 70 pieces displayed. 14 are already claimed — only 56 to go. Let’s do it!!

70 for 70 Exhibition Opens March 17

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“70 for 70” Celebration
a fundraiser for the education of girls worldwide

Celebrate my 70th birthday with an exhibition of 70 original paintings.
Each painting sold will sponsor the education of one girl in India, Afghanistan or Sri Lanka for one year.

$300 paintings will sponsor one girl in India for one year
$170 paintings will sponsor one girl in Afghanistan for one year
$85 paintings will sponsor one girl in Sri Lanka for one year

It puts a shine on turning 70!

Opening Reception
March 17, 2013, 4-6pm
Weitz Center for Creativity
320 3rd St E
Northfield, MN 55057

Wine, tea and ethnic hors d’ouvres served. Free and open to the public. Cash and checks only

Please also check out the Facebook page for this exhibition.

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