Auction Catalog

Auction Catalog

Click here to see a PDF of the Auction Catalog with full details about the Auction items available for bidding.

Auction Classroom Items

Toddler auction project

Class: Toddler
Title: Snippets to Flowers
Description: Children in Toddler are all introduced to scissors. Mastery of scissor use is accomplished through strips of paper which they cut. The cutting snippets are then kept for other activities. Here, the snippets were used to create a beautiful flower mosaic. Every toddler contributed some of their cutting snippets for this artwork!
Opening Bid: $250

Class: Children’s House / Bakshi
Title: Flower of Hope
Description: ‘Where flowers bloom, so does hope.” Each picture depicts a child holding a flower that he or she chose from a vase. Our classroom peace plant is shown in the middle surrounded by little hands representing our peaceful environment and its cultural diversity.
Opening Bid: $250

Children's House Bakshi auction project

Class: Children’s House / Bakshi Kindergarten Children
Title: Love, Peace & Friendship
Description: Kindergarten friends sewed hearts and beautiful buttons, and painted the canvas with peaceful shades of blue to represent love, peace and years of friendship together.
Opening Bid: $250

Children's House - Janeczko art project

Class: Children’s House / Janeczko
Title: Watercolor Bird Collage
Description: “A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking, because her trust is NOT on the branch but on her wings.” The classroom theme this year is all about birds. Each child made a background, then traced, cut and placed his or her birds parts on the tree branches. From start to finish, each piece is handmade.
Opening Bid: $250

Children's House Kelly art project

Class: Children’s House / Kelly
Title: You are my Sun, & my Moon & all my Stars
Description: Enjoy a beautiful wind chime of handmade ceramic pieces. Each piece was crafted by the children.
Opening Bid: $250

Class: Lower Elementary / Fastiggi
Title: Spring Flowers
Description: This artwork is a collection of floral images that were based on different flowers using watercolor, and assembled collaboratively.
Opening Bid: $250

Class: Lower Elementary / Robinson
Title: Spring Flowers
Description: This artwork is a collection of floral images that were based on different flowers using watercolor, and assembled collaboratively.
Opening Bid: $250

Upper El Classroom Auction Item

Class: Upper Elementary
Title: Mayan Ceramic Tile & Wood Mirror I
Description: Each handmade tile is based on Mayan symbolism. Contributors are Annaliese, Max, Jesse, Margo, Sophia C, Meena, Josh, Sarah, Elise, Daniel, Eli, Zoe, Grace, and Bella.
Opening Bid: $250

Upper El Part II auction project

Class: Upper Elementary
Title: Mayan Ceramic Tile & Wood Mirror II
Description: Each handmade tile is based on Mayan symbolism. Contributors are Saachi, Jordan, Calder, Pelin, Nathan, Carin, Sophia T, Ava, Shalen, Micah, Ethan, Scarlett, Michael, Ceci, and Mrs Cooper.
Opening Bid: $250

Yearbook entry

Item: Autographed Yearbook (one for each class)
Description: A personalized message from your child’s Guide will be included on the inside of the soon-to-be printed 2016-17 yearbook front cover, making this a keepsake for you and your child for a lifetime.
Opening Bid: $75

Bidding

This year, we are allowing pre-auction bidding on our classroom art projects and personalized hard cover classroom yearbooks. If you would like to participate, you will have the ability to email ONE BID per item to Kim Coss. Please make it your best bid as we will not be going back and forth with bidders when outbid. The best bid will become the opening bid for that item at the Spring Social and Auction on April 22nd.

THE MINIMUM BID FOR ALL ARTWORK IS $250.
THE MINIMUM BID FOR YEARBOOKS IS $75.

Please note:
In the case of 2 identical bids on the same item, the bid that is received first will be the recorded bid.
All bids must be in $5 increments; for example, $45 is an acceptable bid, $46 is not a valid bid.
All bids must be greater that the starting/minimum bid amount to be valid.
Please specify your bid amount and the item name when submitting your bid.
Questions or to place a bid, email kcoss@themontessorischool.us