Check out the 2017 festivities at the Morgan Arts Council’s annual Art & Elegance fundraiser, The Jewell Ball – featuring the auctioning of a fabulous Ruby Necklace by local artist Abby Porter, fetchingly showcased by Middle Eastern Dancer Jensuya. November 11, 2018. Robert and Jenifer Peak created a fabulous video of the Extravaganza. If you … More Jewell Ball Video
Well, we had a wonderful well-earned winter off after the wonderful 2017 event. Now we’re busily brainstorming the next Art&Elegance. And we’ve gotten our date and theme together, we’ll be back on Saturday November, 10, 2018, and with the romantic and evocative theme “An Evening in Paris.” So save the date, and watch for changes … More Art & Elegance 2018 – We’re Off!
It’s the night after 2017’s Art & Elegance, and I’d like to share with you a few first impressions from A&E Committee Co-Chair Karen Brown. What a great event! Thank you all so much for all the hard work you did, and for helping to make the evening not only beautiful with outstanding and glamorous … More A Marvelous Event!
This will be our last news post before the actual event, yes, tomorrow. So a flurry of activity to get everything ready for tomorrow night’s festivities. So here’s a little look “backstage” at what it takes to get an event as complex as Art & Elegance together. Two days out and we’re busy preparing decorations, … More Home Stretch!
We’ve just had our 2nd Photo Shoot to get the last of our amazing donated artwork and prizes photographed and cataloged to be raffled and auctioned at At & Elegance 2017 and included in the official Program. This is a caffeine intensive process! We’ve been receiving some amazing pieces, art, photography, jewelery, sculpture, crafts, wearables, … More Cataloging the Art
We’ve just posted the 2017 Sponsorship Levels – at naturally, Diamond, Ruby, Emerald, and Sapphire, and a Paton level for modest Contributors. Our Sponsors add immensely to the success of Art and Elegance, year after year with your deeply appreciated generosity. Visit the Sponsorship Page for more information about the various levels. Feel free to … More Sponsors & Artists
Click to enlarge Our Captive Graphic Designer and Webmaster has designed us a lovely jewel-bedecked poster for this year’s event. If you would like to display one, please Contact Us, or visit the MAC Office at the Ice House. Or if you like, you can download a PDF File – Letter Size, 12 x 18 … More This Year’s A&E Poster
Art & Elegance is typically held the first Saturday Evening in November. However, we had better availability for our venue, The Country Inn, on the 11th. So be it. However, yours truly, your friendly neighborhood webweaver neglected to update the site until this morning. Very sorry about that! In the meantime, we’re putting together plans … More Proper Date Posted!
The Art Guy in his splint over the winter. One-handed typing stinks! Some of you good folk out there may have been wondering why the site hasn’t updated for a while. Yours truly, A&E’s tame In-House Graphic and Web Designer managed to fairly seriously injure myself a mere two weeks after Art & Elegance back … More So… What Happened?
The Art & Experiences Prize lists are finally posted! We have everything photographed for the program and event, gotten the program off to press, (first things first, folks!) and have (finally) posted the full lists here. Sorry that it took so long, but with the time our volunteers have, we have to do the most … More Prize Lists Posted!