Six Senses Raffle
Unlike the kids battling Batten, we tend to take our senses for granted when they are readily available. In appreciation of the six senses, our raffle includes two offerings representative of each sense. Each ticket you purchase can be put toward the item or items that inspire you most. You can also put multiple tickets toward the same item to increase your odds of winning it.
Raffle Ticket Pricing (tickets can be purchased at the event):
1 for $25, 3 for $60, 10 for $150
Glamour – Original Painting by Brian Applebaum
Brian Applebaum is a self-taught artist whose work has evolved from detailed ink drawings of dreamscapes to bold acrylic portraits and abstracts that focus on the interplay of color, texture and pattern. In his free time, Brian works as a gastroenterologist for The Oregon Clinic. More about his art can be found on his website at www.applebaumvisionaryarts.com.
Humpback Whales – Metal Print by Scott Friedman &
Lost on Gray Roads – Photo Book by David Skernick
Aquanauts Photography began as an endeavor to share images of the natural world to inspire one's home and lifestyle, while supporting organizations devoted to health, well-being, and conservation efforts.
David Skernick, Scott’s photography mentor, leads small groups on well-scouted photography excursions throughout the United States. He published “Lost on Gray Roads” in 2012. His second book “Yellowstone Country: Idaho, Wyoming and Montana” is due for release in June, 2017.
Resound NW Voice & Piano Lessons
Providing some of the finest musical instruction in the Pacific Northwest, Resound NW is a place to express yourself and find your artistic voice. Located in downtown Portland, Oregon, Resound NW is a music studio specializing in voice lessons. Students can enroll in private lessons or group classes. In addition to providing guidance and support for experienced singers, Resound NW holds firmly to the belief that EVERYONE can sing. It is a place for each person to find "the singer within." No experience is necessary to enroll in voice lessons, only a willingness and desire to learn.
Oregon Symphony Tickets
The Oregon Symphony has played a leading role in establishing Oregon's proud reputation for high quality of life and cultural richness. In addition to attracting internationally known guest artists, the Oregon Symphony is fortunate to have outstanding talent among its own musicians who solo regularly with the orchestra. The diverse Symphony season includes two classical series, the pops series, children's concerts, Sunday matinees, experimental offerings and a variety of special presentations featuring everything from Handel to Hendrix.
Pelindaba Lavender Gift Basket
Pelindaba Lavender is a premier grower of lavender plants, distiller of lavender essential oils and handcrafter of lavender products in the Northwest. On their beautiful farm on San Juan Island, WA, they undertake these activities in accordance with the highest environmental and aesthetic standards. They cultivate all their flowers in their own organically certified fields and extract the essential oils from these flowers in their own on-site distillery. From these flowers and essential oils, they handcraft on-site a wide range of botanical, culinary, personal care, therapeutic, household and pet care products.
Hair Salon Gift Cards
by Molly Keith, Hairpin & Bishops
Molly Keith is a multi-talented hair salon stylist and color artist. Her extensive training and vast experience are matched by her instinctive ability to custom create and recommend highly personalized looks.
Bishops offers on-demand, on-trend hair care at affordable prices with a street style aesthetic. Their edgy identity and spirited brand culture helped set them apart 15 years ago and continues to do so today.
Dragonfly Gift Basket
They’re the cozy community coffee house you thought was long gone. Independently owned and operated, here, you’ll be treated like a “regular” from your very first visit. And by your third...? They’ll likely know your “usual” as well as your name! By combining exceptional espresso with unique house made pastries, they aim to earn the opportunity to serve you, and inspire you to become a daily fixture in their House. They serve good medicine with a hearty side of not taking themselves too seriously.
Bread & Honey Gift Basket
The Bread & Honey Cafe was started by two Oregonians with the desire to share their love of simple, healthy, and delicious food. They believe that food doesn't have to be complicated to taste fantastic, and that the simpler it is, the better you will feel eating it.
“If we can make and serve good simple food, with people that we care about- to people that we care about, then we haven't just created a good job, we have created a good life.”
- Dyani Walden
Mobile Massage Gift Card by Stephanie O’Donnell-Peters, LMT
Stephanie O'Donnell-Peters specializes in relaxation, Swedish and deep tissue massage as well as craniosacral therapy. She loves creating the mix of modalities that best meets the needs of each individual client. She has a vast knowledge about how the body can feel when muscles have been under- or overworked. Together with her intuitive touch, Stephanie actively helps the body work its way toward healing.
Three Months Unlimited Yoga Classes
Hot Yoga for Life (HYFL) offers Hot Hatha, Power Vinysasa, and Yin yoga classes in the Mississippi District in Portland, OR. Even though most practitioners start yoga as a physical fitness program, the more one practices, the more one discovers yoga’s profound effect on health and well-being, and therefore creates a deeper understanding of one’s place within the Universe. No judgement, no class levels. Everyone is welcome to all the classes, no matter your fitness level or experience.
Wisdom / Intuition
Launch to Leadership Course by Coffee and Pints
Coffee and Pints are action takers and doers who believe that anyone can have a rewarding career if they are willing to work for it. As business executives, the co-creators of Coffee and Pints, Jill Houtman and Danny Domenighini have spent over 20 years mentoring, coaching and guiding people to find their path to career fulfillment and success.
Launch to Leadership is your complete A - Z blueprint for developing influence, cultivating your reputation as a leader, advancing your career and making an impact at work and in life.
Wisdom / Intuition
The Wisdom Bookshelf
Sponsored by AveryToday & West Elm
For impactful summer reading, furnish your shelf with a dozen offerings from influential authors, thinkers and feelers, selected by Aquanauts Photography and sponsored by motivational speaker and communication strategist, Ryan Avery.
Agate bookends courtesy of West Elm add an earthy appeal.