Chair-ity Fashion Show & Art Auction

April 3, 2019 @ 6:30PM — 9:00PM

Runway Show & Live Auction benefiting The Franklin School of Innovation

We need furniture for our new building!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


A runway show of artfully designed chairs by Jenny Ellis, with Live & Silent Auction by Duke says Sold. Proceeds will go toward new project tables and student chairs for the Franklin School of Innovation's new building. Artists include: Angela Alexander, Suzanne Armstrong, Ashes & Steel, Richard Baker, Mark Bettis, Cindy Lou Chenard, Deanna Chilian, Andy Cooper, Molly Courcelle, James Daniel, Tess Darling, Philip DeAngelo, Frances Domingues, Sarah Faulkner, Callie Ferraro Ayers, Darren Green – Old Wood Company, Pam Holthouser, Aaron Iaquinta, Cheryl Keefer, Rand Kramer, Julie Miles, N.C. Glass Center, Elise Okrend, Barbara Perez, Kathryn B. Phillips, Jeff Pittman, Lori Portka. Leslie Rowland, Jane Schmidt, Bee Sieberg, Sarah St. Laurant, Sue Stradella, Joyce Thornburg, Cindy Walton, Wendy Whitson.

$75 tickets include light hors d'oeuvres and glass of bubbly, and help purchase a chair for the new school building! $50 tickets include light hors d'oeuvres and glass of bubbly. Cash bar available.

The Franklin School of Innovation is a tuition-free, public charter school serving students in grades 5 - 12. The school focuses on developing the whole student, through a project-based learning model, service learning, and community engagement. Learn more at

Event Location
District Wine Bar
37 Paynes Way
Asheville, NC 28806
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