"It's not where you go.  It's who you meet along the way."
 
Sunday, October 29, 2017
2:00-4:00 pm
at the
Hot Shops Art Center
1301 Nicholas St,
Omaha, Nebraska
 
Join us as we Follow the Yellow Brick Road for an afternoon tea with horsd'oeuvres, sweet delights and live jazz music featuring a silent auction of handcrafted bags, purses and totes benefiting Beads of Courage.

  Other fabulous fun!
Glass bead lampworking demonstrations!
Take your photo with a princess from Cup and Saucer Princess Parties!
Creation Stations to make Beads of Courage jewelry, Wizard of Oz themed masks or Munchkin Land Hats! 
Stop by our Photo Booth in the Emerald City!
Shop from our 100% Proceeds table for great small gifts!

Sponsor a Bead
$5 per bead
Select a lampwork glass bead to pair with a special written note for a child recipient at Omaha Children's Hospital and Medical Center
 
Adopt a Bead
$20 per pair
Sponsor a bead & Adopt a bead!  Select two lampwork beads, one to give to a child and one to keep to symbolize your shared strength.

Carry a Bead
$15 per pair
A fun new program supporting Beads of Courage!
You will receive 2 matched lampwork glass beads, carry the beads or wear on an adventure.  Complete the story card and mail one bead back to Beads of Courage as an Act of Courage Bead.  Keep one bead to symbolize your shared strength.

All proceeds will benefit
Beads of Courage program
at Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska
and the
International Beads of Courage program
 
Adults: $20     Students: $10

*Adult tickets at the door increase to $25

Are you a Beads of Courage family? 
Contact us for your complimentary tickets at
artinthebag@gmail.com
Beads of Courage kids will receive Wizard of Oz inspired lampwork bead for attending
 
Unable to attend? 
Please consider a donation to
Beads of Courage
https://www.z2systems.com/np/clients/beadsofcourage/campaign.jsp?campaign=153&&test=true
 
 
Thanks to our table sponsors!
Couture Level - $500
Annonymous
Check Point Software Technologies
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Kim & Jason Hess
 
Handbag Level - $250
Degrees by Kelli
Cup and Saucer Princess Parties
Upstream Brewing Company

Clutch Level - $100
Margie Shanahan

Thanks to our generous members who will donate 25% of their sales during the event!

Thank you to the following donors!

Bags!
Betsy Ramm
Charolotte, Kathleen & Eleanor Boyd
Dori Settles
Judy Vidito
Julie Geiger
Katie Mullins
Kelli Sweet
Mardee Brech
Margie Ehlers
Nancy Paul
Neve Hackel
Pat Barton
Pete & Dave Vidito
Rachel McGough

Beads!
Barb Eckstein
Dia Hilton
Cathy Wray
Charmaine Regino
Jeri Wiskus
Julie Paul
Karla Klein
Kelli Sweet
Margie Shanahan
Margie Ehlers
Michele Michaelsen
Sally Johnson

tasty Bites!
Laura's Cupcakes
Upstream Brewing Company

Gift Certificates & More!
Blatt Beer & Table!
Funny Bone Comedy Club
Gloss Salon
High Note Aerial Photography
Monarch Jazz Combo - Papillion-LaVista High School
Pigtails & Crewcuts
Raising Canes
Runza
Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo
Omaha Tap House
Oriental Trading Company
Shelly Fanciullo

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or making an in-kind donation, please contact us at artinthebag@gmail.com