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Art event benefiting Stark Hunger Task Force set for Nov. 5

Published: October 14, 2016 10:00 AM

The Canton arts community will continue its collaboration with the Stark County Hunger Task Force to fight local hunger with the fourth annual Palette2Palate charity art event.

The event is set for Nov. 5 from 7-10 p.m. at the Joseph A. Saxton Gallery of Photography.

Tickets are available now for $50 but will raise to $55 after Oct. 29. Each ticket holder will receive two complimentary beverages tickets and heavy appetizers will be served throughout the night.

Proceeds from the purchase of artwork at Palette2Palate benefit the nearly 28,000 hungry men, women and children served each month by the Stark County Hunger Task Force and its network of 33 pantries throughout Stark County.

A silent auction will also be held in addition to the a auction. Some of the silent auction items include park hopper passes to Walt Disney World, tickets to a Cleveland Monsters game and a $100 gift certificate from Levin Furniture.

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Notable donor artists for the event are as follows:

Local Photographers: Joe Albert, Michael Barath, Tim Belden, John Erme, Mark Pitocco, Mandy Altimus-Pond, Susie Shearer, David Stewart and Shawn Wood.

Painters: Tim Carmony, Joseph Close, Nancy Young Darrah, Christian Harwell, Pam LaRocco, Ted Lawson, Judi Longacre, Bob Maurer, Kevin Maxwell, Jack McWhorter, David McDowell, Doreen St. John and Lynn Weinstein.

Mixed Media Artists: Clare Murry Adams, Jorge Cerventez, Russ Hench, Pam Neff, Fail Wetherell-Sack and Michael Weiss.

Potters: Paulette Bartenstein, Liz Enyon, Laura Kolinski-Schultz, Bill Shearrow and Jack Valentine

Letterpress: Jess Bennett

Glass: Mindy Sand

Textiles: Donna Ischo

For more information, visit starkhunger.org/p2p.


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