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Indiana Public Radio presents an Evening in the Vineyards

The following items will be auctioned at an Evening in the Vineyards 2012


Photo Session and 20 x 30 canvas
from Amanda Kishel Photography

Capture your special memories forever with a photo shoot session and 20 x 30 in. canvas from Amanda Kishel Photography. Amanda is a licensed contemporary fine art photographer specializing in family, senior couture and contemporary wedding photography.

$700 value

Sorrelli Necklace, Hoop Pierced Earrings and Ring
from Moneyhuns Fine Gifts & Furnishings

Sorrelli antique-inspired heirloom jewelry with gemstones. 18-inch necklace, matching hoop pierced earrings and cocktail ring.

$260 value

Sterling Silver Necklace
from Standt's Fine Jewelry

Heart tag toggle necklace in sterling silver. 18 in. long.

$340 value

Market Umbrella and Stand
from Mermaid Pool & Spa

Treasure Garden 9 ft. push button tilt aluminum market umbrella and Treasure Garden steel 35 lb. umbrella base. Actual color of umbrella is sand.

$300 value

2 Hour Design Consultation with Amy Puckett
from Pineapple House Interiors

Let Amy Puckett's talented eye and signature style help you get a fresh, updated pulled-together look for any room in your home. Amy works with your own personal style and adds her professional touch for a true designer look.

$250 value

Landscape Design Consultation
from Brummond Smith Nursery

Receive a landscape design consultation from landscape architect Maggie Smith to make your yard and garden dreams a reality plus a tree and shrub package valued at $200.

$500 value

Custom Heirloom Queen Mattress Set
from Holder Bedding

2-sided flippable queen mattress with box springs. Each mattress is custom-made in Holder Bedding's Muncie facility using the finest materials and superior craftsmanship. Quality flippable mattresses like these last twice as long as "no flip" mattresses.

$1300 value

Olympus PEN E-PL1 camera
from Jack's Camera Shop

This surprisingly small camera body is packed with technology normally found in bigger, bulkier cameras and High Definition (HD) camcorders. With features like interchangeable lenses, the new live guide and one-touch HD video -- the E-PL1 is an easy-to-use and portable all-in-one package that travels with you to capture all the details of your life. Has six in-camera art filters, including a new filter called gentle sepia.

$660 value

Hand-knitted Scarf and Hat
from Trading Post for Fiber Arts, Pendleton

Alpaca fiber is warmer and more breathable than wool, can be as fine as cashmere and is hypo-allergenic. (That means that people with wool sensitivities can wear it) and, as always, you’ll get the autographed photo of Trudy, the alpaca!

$130 value

Gift Card
from Kirk's Bike Shop

$200 gift card from Kirk's Bike Shop. Kirk's Bike Shop is home to Trek, Giant, and Gary Fisher bikes and accessories for recreational riding or commuting to work or school.

$200 value

Blooming Exotic Orchid
from New Vision Orchids, Yorktown

The most highly coveted of all ornamental plants, orchids have long been a symbol of rare and delicate beauty. Take home your own beautiful orchid from award winning grower Russ Vernon.

$50 value

Wine Aerator and Accessories
from Tanglevine Crossing

Enjoy your wine from the very first sip; enjoy better bouquet, enhanced flavors and a smoother finish with the Vinturi Red Wine Aerator. Wine-A-Rita Wine Glace, a frozen wine beverage is a refreshing new way to drink wine. The mix can be blended with red wine for full-bodied taste or any white wine for a lighter taste or blend with fruit juice for an alcohol free drink.

$75 value

A Pair of ASO Season Tickets
from Anderson Symphony Orchestra

Enjoy an entire season of the Anderson Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Richard Sowers, now in his 22nd season as music director and conductor of the ASO.

$240 value

Monthly Floral Arrangement for a Year
from Dandelions Flowers & Gifts

Enjoy a fresh floral bouquet or arrangement each month for a year featuring tropical, European or Holland flowers.

$360 value

Flexsteel Leather Chair and Ottoman
from Dillman's Furniture

Read a book or listen to your favorite NPR program while relaxing in the comfort of your new Flexsteel leather chair and ottoman. Creating fine upholstered furniture for more than a century, Flexsteel offers comfort and durability, backed by a lifetime warranted frame and blue steel seat spring.

$1,900 value

Single Summer Share of Organically grown fresh vegetables & herbs
from Harvestland Farm Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) & ASPIRE Indiana

Eat summer's bounty with healthy organically grown vegetables and herb from Harvestland Farms, ASPIRE Indiana. Your weekly share entitles you to a variety of produce without all the work from June through October.

$360 value

Family Membership
from Muncie Children's Museum

The Family Membership provides one year of FREE admissions to the Muncie Children's Museum, admissions to more than 300 museums across the United States and other countries, discounts on birthday parties, workshops and special events, discounts in the Museum Store and a bi-monthly calendar and newsletter to keep you up-to-date. This membership package includes two adults in the same household and their children, or grandchildren, up through the age of 18.

$70 value


Wine Country Tour Package
from Great Destinations

Take a trip to Napa Valley's wine country.  This includes roundtrip airfare for two to  San Francisco, car rental, and 3 nights hotel stay in Napa Valley.

$2200 value

Symphony on the Prairie Tickets
from Marsh

Gift certificate for ten guests for Symphony on the Prairie at Conner Prairie.

$220 value

Vera Bradley Watercolor Picnic
from Moneyhun's Fine Gifts & Furnishings

Enjoy a picnic in the park with Vera Bradley Pleated Tote in Watercolor, a set of 8 Dublin dessert plates, Caspari dessert napkins, Gooseberry Patch 101 Easy Entertaining Recipes, and a wine caddy.

$140 value

Gift Certificate
from Patchwork Perennials

This $25 gift certificate is good for your choice of one of over 340 varieties of daylilies.  Patchwork Perennials is a local, family owned organic perennial farm specializing in daylilies.

$25 value

2 quantity


Monogram Pendant
from Murray's Jewelers

Gift certificate towards the creation of one custom designed monogram pendant. Murray's specializes in one-of-a-kind jewelry creations to meet individual specifications.

$900 value

Monthly Floral Arrangement for 1 Year
from Normandy Flowers

Give the gift of flowers to yourself or a loved one with a fresh floral arrangement once a month.

$480 value

Bed & Breakfast Overnight Stay
from McDowell Nearing Bed & Breakfast

Enjoy a relaxing overnight stay at the beautiful McDowell Nearing Bed and Breakfast. Your stay includes a home cooked breakfast and a room equipped with WiFi high-speed internet, en suite bathroom, fireplace and your own comfy robe.

$150 value

Hand-Woven Dish Cloths
from Trading Post for Fiber Arts, Pendleton

Two hand-woven dish clothes with the wool from Trudy, the alpaca: Alpaca fiber is warmer and more breathable than wool, can be as fine as cashmere and is hypo-allergenic.

$50 value

Two Family Passes
from Muncie Children's Museum

The two family passes each provide 4 general admissions to the Muncie Children's Museum.

$48 value

Design Consultation and Color Analysis
from Gray Design Studio

Looking to transform or update a room in your home? Receive a makeover for one room in your home from Cathy Gray of Gray's Design Studio. Your design package will include a room review consultation, space plan/furniture layout, and color palette analysis based on your unique design needs and tastes.

$300 value

Beauty & Salon Package
from Redhead Salon

Indulge yourself with beauty and spa services from Redhead Salon Boutique. The gift basket includes a $50 gift certificate for any service plus two 8.45 oz bottles of Davines hair care products from Italy including MOMO Moisturizing Shampoo and MOMO Conditioner valued at $25 each. Redhead Salon professional services include haircut, color, facial, manicure or pedicure.

$100 value

Eclectic European Gift Basket
from Pineapple House Interiors

Anglophiles and Francophiles will love this treasure trove of delightful items from Pineapple House. Gift includes basket compote, European vintage architectural print, Paris Maxim's plate, vintage Paris postcard, bark pencil, art glass necklace and bracelet, 2 silver candle holders and tapers, an antique KPM tea cup and saucer, antique silver teaspoon, assorted teas, green tea incense, pressed glass compote, Mozart CD, & journal.

$200 value

Oil Painting Set
from ArtMart

Gamblin oil painting set (includes gessoboard panel, reusable palette, paintbrush, palette knife), Gamblin oil painting medium set, Liquitex painting knife, 5.x7 canvas, 9 x 12 canvas, 12 x 12 canvas, 9x12 canvas panel, Telescoping brush tube with 7 assorted Princeton art brushes, How to Paint Oils by Stephen Rose, metal easel with carrying case and art cargo bag. 21 items total.

$315 value


Watercolor Artist set
from ArtMart

Includes Dervent watercolor pencils/set of 24, KOI watercolor set with 18 transparent watercolors, 2 Bamboo brushes, 4 Princeton art brush, Niji water brush, water colour mixing guide, Robert E. Wood watercolor palette, metal easel with carrying case, Canson pad watercolor Montval Aquarelle 15 x 20 140 lb. wt 12-sheets, Canson watercolor 9 x 12 90lb wt. - 15 sheets, and an Eco Art Cargo carrying bag.
15 items total.

$265 value

Drawing set
from ArtMart

Prismcolor 12pc Colored Pencil Set, Kimberly
Graphite Drawing Pencil Set, Artist Tote Board (23 x 26 in), Drawing Tools Set, Strathmore Visual Journal 3.5 x 5 in., Recycled Sketch Pad 8.5 x.5.5 in., Canson Sketch Pad 9 x 12 65 lb., Walter T. Foster's How to Draw 1 and How to Draw 2, Mona Lisa Eraser, Moo Professional Eraser along with a Eco Art Cargo Bag. 12 items total.

$105 value


Four rounds of golf
from The Players Club, Yorktown

Enjoy four rounds of golf at The Players Club at Woodland Trails in Yorktown, IN, one of Central Indiana's premier public golf courses. Greens fees valid anytime.

$108 value

Public Radio Swag
from Indiana Public Radio

Everything a good public radio fan needs, and more: NPR Road Trip CD; Home Grown Indiana book; This is NPR book & CD, IPR Thermos; All Things Considered/IPR cooler tote.

$85 value


Night Vapor Ready-To-Fly Model
from Academy of Model Aeronautics

The Night Vapor is a great introduction to the hobby of model aeronautics and comes with everything needed to operate right down to the AA batteries. This featherweight flyer is perfect for indoor, slow-flying sorties, or late night liaison missions when the wind is calm. To this amazing slow flight performance it adds the fun of LED lights that allow you to fly in the dark.

$130 value

Blade MCX Ready-To-Fly Model
from Academy of Model Aeronautics

Blade MCX is Ready-To-Fly and comes with everything you need to get into the air and is an Ultra-Micro RC Helicopter anyone can fly - no experience needed. It can be flown just about anywhere: an office, a living room, a small bedroom, a garage, or in your kitchen.

$100 value


Private Reception and Tour of Designers' Restoration Showcase
from Midwest Restoration Festival

Behinds the scene tour and wine and cheese reception for up to eight guests. Hosted by festival co-chairs, Russell Irving and Joshua Burton. Mike Mavis, local historian and preservationist will present the original blueprints for the house and talk about John & Susan Marsh's personal life in the community. Date options are September 9, 10, 11 or 13.


Romero Britto Pop Art Collection
from Minnetrista Gift Shop

This designer package includes a tote bag, tea holder, pill case, wallet and eye glass case. Truly a fashion statement.

$80 value


Ball State Swag
from Ball State University

Show your support and team spirit for Ball State! Includes a portfolio, t-shirt and pen set.

$50 value

from John Peterson

Start your collection of John Peterson pottery with this beautiful 16-inch white and gray glazed bowl; it will complement your decor or be the perfect serving bowl for entertaining.

$120 value


Wine gift basket
from Pazols Jewelers

Sip your champagne in these lovely silver-plated goblets from Pazols Jewelers. A bottle of Argentinean wine from Domaine Jean Bousquet winery from Tupuncato, Mendoza, and a Longaberger Spring Basket with liner and protector is included.

$220 value

Emile Henry bowl set
from Casella's Kitchen

This set of Emile Henry bowls in "sand" includes two 6-inch individual salad bowl and one 9-inch small salad bowl. Emile Henry products are made in France using materials from the earth in an eco-friendly process. These bowls are scratch & chip resistant, can be used hot or cold, and are dishwasher safe.

$60 value

Emile Henry serving bowl and baking dish
from Casella's Kitchen

The individual rectangular baking dish measuring 8 x 5 inches in "slate" and 9-inch small salad bowl in "nougat" are the perfect dishes from Emile Henry. Emile Henry products are made in France using materials from the earth in an eco-friendly process. Both pieces are scratch & chip resistant, can be used hot or cold, and are dishwasher safe.


$45 value

Vietri Rustico Oval Platter
from Casella's Kitchen

Rustico's proud rooster, symbolizing good luck in Italy, makes this oval platter a perfect addition to your family's table. Use for a fresh bread loaf or a side of vegetables for a warm, rustic look. Handpainted in Tuscany. Microwave and dishwasher safe.

$90 value

Vietri Lavender Handled Vase
from Casella's Kitchen

Handmade of terra cotta in Tuscany, this rustic garden piece is covered in vibrant glazes with an aged patina as if it was plucked from an Italian villa!

$125 value

Vietri Gondola serving bowl
from Casella's Kitchen

Artisan Sara Bellini returned from a sunny Saturday stroll in her hometown of Siena and painted these scenes inspired by the bustling village in Tuscany. Made of terra bianca and handpainted in Tuscany. Dishwasher safe.

$125 value

Wine and cheese party set
from Casella's Kitchen

A great start to a wine and cheese gathering includes large rattan serving tray, cutting board, Swissmar cheese knife, wine rack and wine screwpulls.

$165 value


Ballroom dance classes
from Paramount Theatre Centre

Learn the fox trot, waltz, swing, cha-cha, rumba , tango and other Latin rhythms in this six-week Ballroom Dance Class for two at the historic Paramount Theatre Centre in downtown Anderson, IN. Classes meet Tuesday evenings for six weeks beginning August 21.

$160 value

Wine gift basket
from Verallia

Wine and Chocolate make the perfect pairing! Red wine, white wine, milk chocolate, dark chocolate -- is featured in this wine and chocolate gift basket from Verallia. A trio of California wines--Stags Leap Wine Cellars Artemis, Stags Leap Cabernet Sauvignon and Cameron Hughes Lot 320 Chardonnay, make for three kinds of wonderful!

$135 value