Chair-ish Auction is May 22

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express
This table painted by Albie Alliet is on sponsored by Long’s Cards & Books and is displayed at Cole Furniture.

The “Chair-ish” Keuka Lake Auction which benefits The Arc of Yates will be held Sunday, May 22 at Esperanza Mansion, 3456 Route 54A, Bluff Point.

This year’s auction features 30 chairs and furniture items painted by local artists.

The doors open for the event at noon for viewing, hors d’oeuvres and wine tasting followed by the auction beginning at 1 p.m. Admission is $15, which will be deducted from the purchase price of any main auction item purchased.

There will also be a silent auction.

Featured artists include Linda Bailey, Judi Cemak, Barbara Radigan, Amy Colburn, Roberta (Bobbie) Kappel, Kathy Morris, Barb Cook, Amy Reges, Pauline Garces Reid, Cierra Bloom, Sam Castner, Connie Welch, Peggi Heissenberger, Joan Reagan, Albie Alliet, Catherine MacDougall, Adam Campbell, Kayla Luppino, Loreyn Hansen, SkylArc Studios, Heather Deal, Martha Gibbs, Pat Lampson, Chris Arnold, Allison Maire, Bonnie Barney, Phyllis Maciag, Allen Earl and Deb Craig.

The items are on display at several locations throughout the Penn Yan area.

This jelly cabinet painted by Pat Lampson is sponsored by Seneca Lake Duck Hunters and is on display at Flying Colors,