Wednesday, September 30, 2009

SWBCA Event Update & Donation Info

Thank you everyone for all the wonderful response we're continually receiving regarding the event this weekend. We are now up to 32 donated works of art! We hope the word spreads and we have an even bigger turnout this year than last.

If you or someone you know has been affected by breast cancer please send photos to us at to contribute to our presentation celebrating lives past and present.

Interested in donating but not available this weekend? Donations can be made payable to "CFO / SWBCA" and sent to:
c/o Rising Gallery
4631 Insurance Lane
Dallas, TX 75206
All tax deductible documents will be handled by and sent directly to the donor by the Communities Foundation of Oklahoma.

Thank you all for your continued support of the cause!

Monday, September 28, 2009

"PINK" SWBCA Breast Cancer Event & Art Auction 2009

An Art Auction to Benefit
The Sharon Wetz Breast Cancer Awareness Fund

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009
7:00p - 10:00p

$10 donation at the door
Donations also accepted at all Osgood-O'Neil Salons in Dallas

Please join Rising Gallery as we celebrate the lives of those affected by breast cancer. The gallery will hold its 2nd annual art auction benefiting SWBCA and we are expecting a great turnout. There are currently over 20 artists who have generously donated art to the cause and we hope North Texas will make time Saturday to join us for this wonderful event. This year SWBCA will feature American Cancer Society's Reach-to-Recovery program, one close to Sharon Wetz as she volunteered through this program many years of her life.

Come learn more about our featured program and bid on great works of art from artists across the country including Candice Chase, Marie Chevrier, Ben Darrow, Pinky Diablo, Lisa Distafano, Gina Dunn, Laura Elia, Scott Hutchison, Debbie Klein, Bonny Leibowitz, Lloyd Lowe, Gabrial Macias, Suzy Moritz-Rawdin, Nicole Morrow, Jennifer Mooremon, Patrick Neuwirth, Donna Page, Ben Pierce, Benjamin Purvis, Krystal Read, Alex Remington, Jennifer Roberts, Olivia Smith, Michelle Stroescu, Matt Tilbury, Kathleen Wilke and more...

Rising will continue a condensed version of Wonderlust with the remaining pieces of the collections during the SWBCA event and through October 9th. Rising will also have available its full collection of works on its website,, throughout the next three weeks.