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Kids' artwork wanted for fundraiser

  • Gabriella shows off her art project, "Pink Sky."

    Gabriella shows off her art project, "Pink Sky."
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Submitted by For Kids’ Sake
Posted on 11/21/2018, 4:09 AM

Gabriella walked into the For Kids' Sake Art Workshop bright-eyed and eager to help. After carefully selecting and gluing down glass pieces, she proudly showed off her finished piece titled "Pink Sky." Gabriella submitted her artwork to the 19th annual For Kids' Sake Art Auction in support of kids her age who live in Bangladesh.

All student artists are invited to submit their art to the For Kids' Sake Art Auction fundraiser by Dec. 31, 2018. Accepted artwork will be professionally framed and hung for silent auction in the Art Auction from March-April 2019 at the Longbranch Cafe & Bakery in Carbondale. All proceeds from the sale of artwork will go toward providing shelter, food, clothing, healthcare and education to orphans and students in Bangladesh.

Student artists of all ages can submit their artwork from anywhere in the world. Whether it's a school art project or a personal masterpiece, every piece of art makes a difference.

The deadline to submit entries is Dec. 31. Visit to download the submission form and check out photos from the 2018 Art Auction.

Artists can drop off or mail artwork to: For Kids' Sake, 100 E. Jackson St., Suite C, Carbondale, IL 62901.

Digital artwork can be sent to

For more information, call (618) 529-5044.

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