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Caravan Under The Stars 2015
Jawaahir Dance Company's Annual Gala & Fundraiser

Thursday, May 14. 6:00.

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Some of the unique auction items from around the corner and around the world!

 
     

Class photo

 

Unlimited Class Pass for 2 Sessions at The Cassandra School
Donated by Cassandra

Valued at $1000.
Starting bid: $430.
Minimum bid increment: $40.

Scholarship! Two consecutive 10-week sessions of unlimited class attendance. Valid for Level 3, 4, 5, & Technique Intensive at The Cassandra School.

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Cassandra teaching at our new studio.
Photo by Jan Geisen

 

Full Tuition for Cassandra's Weeklong Intensive
June 1-6, 2015

Donated by Cassandra

Valued at $675.
Starting bid: $350.
Minimum bid increment: $40.

A gift that will lift your spirits, work your body, and make you smile. A week of dancing, music, friendship. Six days of excellent instruction and three shows.

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Balinese Necklace 150  

Balinese Necklace
Donated by Tara

This sterling silver necklace was intricately hammered in Bali and would look gorgeous around your neck!

Starting bid: $75
Minimum bid increment: $20.

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Kimono 150  

Japanese Kimono
Donated by Sushmita Singh

This brightly colored Japanese Kimono is truly a stunning work of art!

Click on these pictures to get a look at all of the detailed embroidery!

Starting bid: $60
Minimum bid increment: $15.

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Kimono Close Up 150

 
     
Harem Woman Woodcut  

"Harem Woman" Woodcut
Donated by Joani Mullen/Scarabian Designs

"Harem Woman" Original Woodcut print, 16"x11". This woodcut image was taken from a cover of Bobby Farrah's magazine, "Arabesque." The artist, Joani, said, "I asked him if I could use the cover photo to base the woodcut on. I sent him the first print. He had it hanging in his office until he died. I met his niece, Tarifa Salem, who is a dancer, and asked her if she had seen the woodcut. She said yes, she remembered the wood cut from his office. She said she has the woodcut and always wondered who made it."

Starting bid: $60
Minimum bid increment: $15.

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Caftan 150  

Embroidered Caftan
Donated by Mary Lynn Buss

This dark navy blue caftan is the perfect backdrop to show off the vibrancy of the orange embroidery. Approximate size 8-10.

Starting bid: $60
Minimum bid increment: $15.

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Tim O'Keefe  

Hand Drum Lessons with Tim O'Keefe
Donated by Kate Coon

Two one-hour Middle Eastern hand drum lessons with the fabulously talented Tim O'Keefe. This is your chance to learn from a true master!

Starting bid: $30
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Rhinestone Watch 150  

Rhinestone Watch
Donated by Dianna Rawnsley

This sparkly, beautiful rhinestone watch will look, well, sparkly and beautiful on your arm while you attend our show at the Ritz! This watch will stretch to fit anyone.

Starting bid: $25
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Fabric Wall Art  

Fabric Wall Art
Donated by Rhonda Pike

Handmade in the country of Jordan, this wall hanging is 38" square. It will brighten up your day when you see it in your living room. It's covered in sequins, and lots of shiny gold thread!

Starting bid: $25
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Egyptian Hieroglyph Necklace  

Egyptian Hieroglyph Necklace
Donated by Joani Mullen/Scarabian Designs

This necklace made of turquoise, lava rock, and magnacite with a silver-plated Egyptian hieroglyph design is a unique piece of artwork that could be hanging around your neck soon!

Starting bid: $25
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Cat Plates  

Laurel Burch Cat Plates
Donated by Shirley Taramelli

Set of four limited edition, collectible Laurel Burch plates: Dina, Juanita, Jacqueline and Kaytie. Don't you want to have these fine ladies living with you? They are microwave and dishwasher safe for your home!

Current bid: $30
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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The Cowles Center and Mason's Restaurant & Barre
Donated by The Cowles Center and Mason's Restaurant & Barre

Enjoy a night out! After filling yourself with wonderful food at Mason's Restaurant & Barre, be inspired by a show at The Cowles Center, the Twin Cities’ newest arts center and the flagship for dance in Minnesota.

Starting bid: $25
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Coral Reef Necklace  

Coral Reef Necklace
Donated by Lori Wilczek

This beautiful 18" bib necklace is a mix of new and vintage components, coral and shell beads, and Swarovski rhinestones. You'll truly be wearing a one-of-a-kind art piece!

Starting bid: $25
Minimum bid increment: $10.

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Le Town Talk
Donated by Le Town Talk

Two $25 gift cards to enjoy at your local neighborhood French diner and drinkery!

Current bid: $20
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Steampunk Hat 150  

Steampunk Hat
Donated by LuSynda of Belly-Ana & Bo-Steamian Punk

Here is a saucy little animal print top hat headband to compliment your favorite Steampunk outfit.

Starting bid: $15
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Polymer Necklace  

Handmade Necklace
Donated by Mary Kertzman

Stunning shiny gold over pink and black polymer clay necklace handcrafted by our very own Dr. Mary!

Starting bid: $15
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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The Third Bird
Donated by The Third Bird

Use this $40 gift card toward "the spontaneous assembly of cocktails, food and friends."

Starting bid: $15
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Persian Scarf  

Persian Scarf
Donated by Mary Lynn Buss

This gold and burgundy, vintage 1960's, Persian scarf will look amazing around your shoulders. 55" square.

Starting bid: $15
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Red Stag Logo  

Red Stag Supperclub
Donated by Red Stag Supperclub

Hungry for lunch? Here's a $40 gift card to pay for a nice week-day afternoon out!

Current bid: $20
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Raina Flower  

Hair Fascinators
Donated by Raina Amir Accessories

Dress up your beautiful hair with these two lavishly hand-glittered green orchids. 4" and 5".

Current bid: $12
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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St. Paul Saints
Donated by St. Paul Saints

Come and enjoy the fun of baseball with two Outfield Reserved Ticket certificates to any 2015 Regular Season Saints baseball game. Valued at $28.

Starting bid: $10
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Shipwreck Beads
Donated by Shipwreck Beads

Beads! Pearls! Pendants! And More! You can surely use this $25 gift certificate.

Starting bid: $10
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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Indian Necklace  

Indian Necklace
Donated by MaryLynn Buss

Magenta necklace. Lots of bling for your buck!

Starting bid: $10
Minimum bid increment: $5.

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