Sunday, October 4, 2009

Painting raffle: Lunenburg County Chapter

The Lunenburg County Chapter of the SSNS (LCC-SSNS) is holding a raffle for a framed painting, entitled Down South (above), by Richard Balser, a Chapter member who lives with schizophrenia. Janet Mason, a well known Lunenburg marine artist, and also Richard's art instructor, has valued the painting at $400. Proceeds from the raffle go to a bursary fund set up to assist individuals living with schizophrenia in furthering their educational and skill-building goals.

Tickets are one for $2.00 or three for $5.00. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Jan House at (902) 527-1692 or, or Carolyn Eisnor at (902) 543-5418.

The winning ticket will be drawn at the LCC-SSNS's Christmas Party to be held beginning at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, December 15th, 2009, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church on Phoenix Street in Bridgewater.

Richard Balser is selling the two paintings pictured below. If you are interested in purchasing a painting, please contact Jan House or Carolyn Eisnor.

Please click on any image to magnify it.

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