Making New Impressions 17th Annual Fun-Raiser Cocktails, Art, Music & Moonlight - Opening Reception Thursday, March 9, 2017, 6pm Exhibition runs through April 30, 2017

Click on image below to view artwork from 2016 exhibition.
Impressions 2016

Making New Impressions Join us in supporting the preservation of Bonnet House with art, music, cocktails and moonlight on the magnificent Bonnet House Estate. Enjoy interactive food stations with unique alcohol pairings, full bar, tour of the upstairs private living quarters, music, exotic floral arrangements and art from various perspectives both traditional and avant garde.

All of the art work selected for the competition is for sale and 50% of the proceeds help support the preservation of Bonnet House. A juror selects first, second and third prize winners and the artist with the highest number of votes by attendees receives the People's Choice Award. The Impressions exhibit will be on display in the Carl Weinhardt Gallery at Bonnet House. Exhibition runs Thursday, March 9, 2017 through Sunday, April 30, 2017. Artwork purchased the evening of the event will be available after the closing of the exhbiition. The exhibit will be on display during regular tour hours.

Awards for this juried art exhibit are as follows: 1st Prize-$500;   2nd Prize-$300;   3rd Prize-$200;   People’s Choice Award-$100; and 5-Honorable Mentions. Click here to submit your artwork for consideration.


Special thanks to the 2016 sponsors: Van Gough $2,500 A Alexander Catering Holly & Scott Bodenweber Eddie B Entertainment Hudson Family Foundation PL&P Advertising Ralph and Diana Rau Tripp Scott Victoria Park Flower Studio

Cezanne $1,000 TJ and Bob Bedard Barbara Castell William L. Fortune, Jr. and Joseph D. Blakley Patsy M. Hawkes Par & Louise Sanda Lois and John Schmatz Dr. Anthony and Dianna Silvagni Alice & Joe Smith Virginia Vyfvinkel Toulouse Lautrec $500 Jose and Mary Copeland Gonzalez EDSA Rudi and Louise Dill Joe and Nora Dyke Richard H. Fortune William Hines Robert W. Kuhn & Steven E. Geyer Jeanne Lalli Judith H. Maus William B. O’Leary Jacqueline & Bruce Rogow