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Spring for the Dells Art Show & Auction

Spring for the Dells Art Show & Auction
Sunday, April 24th, The Finn Restaurant at Touchmark, 3150 Touchmark Blvd, Prescott
All proceeds to benefit the Granite Dells Preservation Foundation.  Presented by the Granite Dells Preservation Foundation. Generously supported by ABUN, Save the Dells, The Frame and I, the Finn, and more.

Art Preview & Refreshments: 3 – 4 pm  Bidding Starts: 4 pm
$35.00, includes hors d’ouvres and wine/beer; Tickets available at

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COMMUNITY ART SHOW & SILENT AUCTION1 – 3:30 pm  Bidding Closes: 3:30 pm   FREE admission, light refreshments

On Sunday, April 24, at the FINN at Touchmark, over 40 art pieces, including works by respected international artists like Marion Schoen from Germany and Sam Greenhill from England, as well as from multiple renowned Southwest artists like Bill Cramer, Eric Slayton, and Anne Shoemaker-Magdaleno, will go to the highest bidders at our Spring for the Dells Live Auction. Donated artworks and a variety of exciting local goods and services will be auctioned at 4:00 pm, with all proceeds to benefit Granite Dells Preservation Foundation. A silent auction with additional art and items will take place during the Community Art Show running from 1-3:30pm. Auction Tickets are $35 and include hors d’ouvres and wine/beer and are available at

The plight of the Granite Dells, an iconic landscape, has attracted international attention from Artists and Biologists Unite for Nature (ABUN). Started by Kitty Harvill and Christoph Hrdina in 2016, ABUN focuses on the conservation of endangered species and their respective habitats. For the first time ever, ABUN is focusing on a threatened landscape, the Granite Dells.A selection of the works generated by this initiative can be viewed at the Spring for the Dells Art Show viewerie wall, on display at the Prescott Public Library through March 30th, 2022.

The Granite Dells Preservation Foundation (GDPF) isa 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the Granite Dells area of Yavapai County. The Foundation focuses primarily on fundraising, community education, and supporting projects and initiatives that enhance the visitor experience in the Granite Dells.

With 474 core Dells acres recently added to Prescott’s public natural open space, it’s time to ensure this special place is never imperiled again by permanently protecting it as a Granite Dells Regional Park & Preserve.

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