Painted Bears Silent Auction

2021 Painted Bear Silent Auction Fundraiser. All funds go toward programming provided by the Arts Council of Ladysmith & District. The ACLD would like to thank all the artists for their beautiful contributions to make this fundraiser happen. The bears are painted with acrylic on wood and measure 15" long x 9".

Silent Auction Rules:

  • The online silent auction will close Wednesday December 15th at 12pm Noon. 

  • Winning bids will be contacted by end of the day Dec 16th, 2021. An invoice will be sent to the winner through Square. 

  • Winning bids can be picked up from Dec 16th - 23rd 2021 Monday - Saturday 11-4pm at the gallery 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith. Or in January after the holiday closure.

  • If you require shipping an extra $20 will be added to your winning bid for shipping & handling.

  • Bids are in Canadian Currency and the highest bid on Dec 15th at noon is considered the winning bid.

  • Minimum bid for all painted bears is $30. Bids should be made in increments of at least $5. 

How to participate in the silent Auction:

  • Browse the photo gallery of the painted bears and note the number on any bears that you wish to bid on.

  • Click on an image to see more details about the artists and to view the images one at a time.

  • When you are ready to bid on a bear either click the "Place your bid!" button here or on the detailed photo view. 

  • A separate tab will open with the bidding form  - fill out the bidding form and click submit. Minimum starting bid is $30 per fish. You will need to fill out the form in full for each time you bid. 

  • At the bottom of this page you will see a list of the bids listing the initials of the bidder and their bid under each bear. Refresh your web browser to see your bid listed. You can also open this list in a separate tab by pressing here. 

After placing your bid refresh this webpage to see your bid in the list below.