2017 Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands

Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands’ TICKETS are NOW AVAILABLE!
Questions? Contact artshow@compassctr.org


Join us for the 2017 Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands Art Exhibition and Sale. Mark your calendar for February 25, 2017 at the Venetian Foyer & Ballroom – Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel. This year’s show will feature dozens of 5″ x 7″ anonymous mini-masterpieces by new and seasoned women artists from North Carolina. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in a silent auction featuring works by Jane Filer, Beverly McIver, Julia Christy, and more!

6:00 – 7:00Private Sponsors Reception includes exclusive early entry to the exhibit and first opportunity to buy art. The reception will have music, appetizers, and open bar!  To attend this sneak preview along with our corporate sponsors, Click Here to become a GOLDEN CIRCLE SPONSOR This package also includes two complimentary event tickets, four drink tickets and five raffle tickets. Please purchase your tickets by February 15, 2017 to be listed in our program as a Golden Circle Sponsor. 

7:00 – 10:00 – Cocktail Reception features music and dancing,  light hors d’oeuvres, desserts from fabulous women chefs, silent auction and raffle items. To attend, Click Here to PURCHASE A GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET.

Can’t make the event? You can still participate! Purchase raffle tickets, 1 for $5 or 5 for $20, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $100 Flyleaf Books gift certificate, an iPad Air, and other premium gifts.  Click Here to PURCHASE RAFFLE TICKETS.



NC Beach Vacation

  • Estimated Package Value: $3,000
  • Package Includes:
    • 1 week stay at a spectacular six-bedroom beach house on Harbor Island, a few minutes walk to Wrightsville beach, restaurants, local grocery, and shops. Enjoy being in the hub of Wrightsville Beach, but on a quiet neighborhood street away from the noise. Home includes four outdoor decks to relish Wrightsville Beach porch life. Relax and enjoy entire home.  Flexible dates throughout the year. (NOTE: Block out dates are major holidays including – Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas week. No pets or smoking permitted.)

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Gold Diamond Necklace

  • Estimated Retail Value: $6,400 pendant and $249 chain
  • Package Includes:
    • Diamond Necklace from Grimball Jeweler
    • Bid on this gorgeous, 18 Karat white and yellow gold necklace with .82 carat lemon drop marquise diamond and 39 round diamonds, with a total weight of .64 carats. The necklace also includes a 14 Karat yellow gold chain.

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NC Mountain Resort Getaway

  • Estimated Package Value: $515
  • Package Includes:
    • 2 night stay at Buffalo Creek Vacation Rentals: Stay 2 nights, near Asheville, in a unique newly renovated train caboose, “Seaboard Coastline,” which sleeps 5! Buffalo Creek is located just 15 minutes from the Biltmore.  From your sleeping accommodations, view buffalo roaming just outside your window, make a campfire at night, and toast to the sunrise in the morning over a cup of coffee.  This offer excludes holidays.  $100 refundabledeposit is required (and not included).  Expires March 2018. Value $355 ($135 a night plus daily $25 cleaning fee plus 12% tax)
    • 2 Tickets to Biltmore– Two daytime admission tickets & guidebook. Value $160. Expires in approx. 2 years
    • Bottle of Biltmore Win
    • Comfy blanketfor fireside relaxation!

Sports Nut Package

  • Estimated Package Value: $400
  • Package Includes:
    • Ultimate Sports Radio Fan Experience Prize: a station tour of 99.9 FM WRAL ESPN’s The Fan radio studio, a gift bag, and the winners will get to sit in on an hour of the Adam and Joe show (value: priceless experience).
    • Two Durham Bulls Tickets for “Field Level Premium” seats, 8 rows behind home plate and home bench, no black-out dates. ($50 total value)
    • Two Carolina Hurricanes Tickets the Minnesota Wilds on March 16th. Includes two lower-level tickets and a parking pass ($255 total value)

DPAC Event Package

  • Estimated Package Value: $291.56
  • Package Includes:
    • Friday, May 12thperformance of Chicago (featuring Eddie George)
    • Ticketsin Orchestra Section 4, Row M. (Value per ticket is $85.78)
    • VIP Parking($20 value) – access to premium, front-lot parking with
    • Presidents Club Passes($50 each) – From the private access into DPAC through President’s Club entrance, to the pleasure of watching the best live entertainment from the first ten rows of the Center Orchestra, and the convenience of pre-show and intermission access to a private hospitality area with private bar and restrooms and complimentary coffee, sodas and bottled water, this will be a night you won’t soon forget.

Durham Bulls Tickets

  • Estimated Package Value: $48.00-$35.96
  • Package Includes:
    • 4 tickets to Terrace View or Outfield Reserved ($12.00 and $8.99 value respectively) to use anytime, except Opening Day and July 4th (redeemable certificate)

 Durham Foodie Package

  • Estimated Package Value: $400
  • Package Includes:
    • Mateo – Dinner for 2, (tip not included)
    • Mothers and Sons – $100
    • Piedmont – $100
    • Alley 26 – 4 course mini cocktail flight ($45 value)

Chapel Hill Foodie Package

  • Estimated Package Value: $130
  • Package Includes:
    • Get multiple gift certificates to fantastic Chapel Hill eateries!
      • Mediterranean Deli – $30
      • Squid’s – $50
      • Venable Bistro – $50

 Health Package

  • Estimated Package Value: $645
  • Package Includes:
    • Personal Trainer Sessionwith Crissy Fishbane at Life True to You. Crissy is a Certified Personal Trainer and Wellness Coach specializing in Diabetes & Weight Management.  $500 gift certificate value to put towards an 8-session personal training package.  All coaching takes place online to provide full flexibility for your health experience.  No location limits.  Expires March 2018. ($500 value)
    • Massage Raleigh- 1 hour massage at Dilworth Bodyworks Therapeutic Massage, located in the heart of downtown Raleigh. Expires February 2018.  ($80 value)
    • Yoga Cards($35 value)
    • Motive PureSports Drink Package & Water Bottle ($30 value)

Flight Over Raleigh

  • Estimated Package Value: $500
  • Package Includes:
    • Great for a unique proposal, special birthday, or one of a kind day trip getaway!
    • Private flight with a certified pilot for 2 people (no more than 500 lbs combined) departing from RDU at W International Drive. Expires March 2018.  Examples of flying options include, but are not limited to:
      • Romantic, private, evening flight and tour over Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill; or
      • 3 hour exciting destination day trip to the Outer Banks, with a flight over the place where flight was born, the Wright Brothers Memorial, Kitty Hawk, and then returning to RDU after lunch on the coast; or
      • Day trip out west to the Mountains of Asheville: walk around the quaint town of Asheville and grab lunch before taking off to return back to RDU!

Fine Art Portraiture Package from Lili Engelhardt

  • Total Package Value: $291.56
  • Package Includes:
    • Fine Art Portraiturefrom Lili Engelhardt located in Chapel Hill on Weaver Dairy Road.  Requested Use within 120 days after issue.
    • Deluxe portrait sittingfor you, your partner, your family, your children &/or your pets at various locations or studio (value $250)
    • A $250 gift certificate to spend on the final Fine Art Portrait or Portraits, which equates to an exquisite 9”x12” tabletop portrait or smaller prints, or to be put as a credit towards larger pieces.

Steven Ray Miller Prints & Framing

  • Total Package Value: $200
  • Package Includes:

o   Two gorgeous prints: “United Hearts of America” and “Main Street, Carrboro” (each $50 value)

o   Two $50 gift certificate towards framing at Steven Ray Miller’s Frameshop

Music Lovers Package

  • Total Package Value:$285
    • Piano tuning ($100 value)
    • Two Tickets to North Carolina Symphony ($140 value)
    • Enjoy food and drinks when you visit Raleigh for the Symphony with:
    • Tuscan Blu ($20 gift certificate)
    • 18 Seaboard ($25 gift certificate) 

North Carolina Brewery Bonanza Package

  • Total Package Value: $550
  • Package Includes:
    • Aviator Brewing Co.: 10 brew tour tickets, glasses, a growler, and free pours at the tour ($150 value)
    • Bombshell Brewing Co.: a growler, 2 glasses and a gift certificate ($50 value)
    • Durty Bull Brewing Co.: 10 brewery tour tickets ($150 value)
    • Bond Bros. Brewing Co.: 4 brew tour tickets, 4 glasses, 4 $10.00 gift cards ($100 value)
    • Ponysaurus Brewing: Private tour and tasting ($50 value)
    • Trophy Brewing: 4 tickets for brew tours ($40 value)







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