Hi Friends, I am decorating a journal which will be auctioned off at this benefit for Write Around Portland, a nonprofit offering writing workshops and resources to under-served populations.
XY&Z is a word art extravaganza.
XY&Z is an interactive evening of words.
XY&Z is Write Around Portland’s 10th Anniversary fundraiser
Join us Saturday, October 3rd at Design Within Reach
1200 NW Everett in the Pearl
7:30pm – 10:00pm
Featuring classic word games—and some new games created just for XY&Z—in a gallery of modern furniture with great music, great drinks and great people. Silent auction of journals designed by authors, artists and lumaries, including:
Dave Eggers, Author
Beverly Stein, Former Multnomah County Chair
Cory Schreiber, Chef & Author
Rebecca Pearcy, Queen Bee Creations Founder & Designer
Storm Large & The Balls, Rock stars
John Brodie, Artist & Owner of Le Happy restaurant
Charles D'Ambrosio, Author
Nicole Georges, Zinester
Matt Love, Author & Oregon Aficionado
Lynn Penner-Ash, Penner-Ash Wine Cellars
Charles Froelick, Froelick Gallery
...and broadsides honoring ten years of Write Around Portland’s writers created by ten amazing book artists.
All of the proceeds support Write Around Portland’s unique model of writing workshops coupled with published anthologies and community readings.
Tickets at $50, $100 and $250 on sale now. For more information or to order by phone, call us at 503-796-9224.