Backbone Gala 2019 Auction List

Backbone Solutionary Auction 

We are excited to celebrate and honor the work of nationally renowned activist heroes and solutions.

Money raised at this auction will support both Backbone's artful activism tools that are shared across the planet and the visionary Solutionary Rail project, to decarbonize transportation and energy.  For more information, visit and  Backbone Campaign is a 501c3 not for profit; EIN 93-1271427.

Bidding is open online until 12am on September 28th, 2019.  At that point, all current bids will be the starting bid for the Event Silent Auction.  Please contact our staff ([email protected]) no later than 9am on Sept 28th if you would like to make a proxy bid that night.

Winning bidders who are not at the Awards Dinner on September 28th (Seattle) will need to cover transportation costs of auction item. Backbone staff will follow up with you to make arrangements.

  1. Migration: Painting by Allison Crain Trundle
  2. Inspiration Point: Painting by Steffon Moody
  3. Clay Hills: UltraChrome Print by John Anderson
  4. Winona LaDuke: Painting by Britt Freda
  5. Water Is Life by Harmony Hoss
  6. Lacquer Buddha Statue from Burma/Myanmar
  7. Vashon Shopping Spree
  8. Vashon 2050 Quilt
  9. Orca Art: Felted Orca and Orca Pod Giclee Print
  10. Necklace: Picture Jasper with Ethiopian Metal by Sandrhyme
  11. Handmade Ajrakh Cotton Shawl with DVD documentary regarding artist.
  12. Rattan Hat from the Interior of Borneo
  13. Bucket-Bag Purse with Clutch, Pattern Fringe Cape and Two-Tone Cashmere Gloves
  14. Salmon Run: Israel Shotridge (Alaskan Tlingit)
  15. Patagonia Men's Organic Cotton Quilt Snap-T Pullover (Size L)
  16. Handmade Silk Scarf with DVD documentary about the artist
  17. Lush Basket: Bath Time Relaxation & Rejuvenation
  18. Rainbow Zebra Stick Horse
  19. Wellspring Retreat: AWoodland Spa on Mt Rainier
  20. Movement Books signed by Author: "The Chicago Freedom Movement" & "Doing Democracy: the MAP Model for Organizing Social Movements"
  21. Raku Jar with Lid by Roxanne Thayer
  22. Raku Vase by Roxanne Thayer
  23. Hand Made Clamp-Dye Silk Scarf with DVD
  24. Necklace: Labradorite with Brass Beads by Sandrhyme
  25. Creative Leadership Retreat
  26. Women's Re-Tool Snap-T Pullover (Size M)
  27. "Made on Vashon" - Basket of Gifts from the Island
  28. Lagunitas SWAG
  29. Mini CSA: Alli Lanphear Farm & Vineyard
  30. The Vashon Island Coffee Roasterie and Minglement Gift Basket
  31. Patagonia Cap
  32. Handmade Upcycled Fabric Skirt
  33. Hit the Trail! Patagonia Sling Bag & Trucker Cap
  34. Necklace: Quartz and Aquamarine by Sandrhyme
  35. Vashon Center for the Arts Gift Certificate
  36. Pottery Pitcher by Vicki Hamilton
  37. Conscious Cartoons - film screening for your community
  38. Pottery Casserole Dish by Roxanne Thayer
  39. 2 Hour Tattoo Session with Tracy Lang
  40. Necklace: Antique West German Glass and Tigers Eye with Copper
  41. Patagonia Black Hole Duffel
  42. Lush Bath Basket 2
  43. Plum Forest Farm Basket
  44. Pottery Jar by Vicki Hamilton
  45. Pure Alpaca Worsted Yarn Skeins in Axinite
  46. Monster Holiday Stocking
  47. Hand Tooled Black Leather Purse and Om Cuff bracelet
  48. Travel Backpack and Rain Poncho