#Kidlit4Japan Auction #72 from Teresa Flavin

Auction #72: Original Artwork from Teresa Flavin

Description: Original acrylic painting with gold wax gilt on watercolor paper, approximately 7 x 10 inches; mounted in ivory matboard (overall size approximately 15 x 18 inches). Subject is a girl riding on an origami crane.

Estimated Value: $125
Estimated Value: $25
Auction Begins: Thursday 3/31 @ 4:00PM EDT
Auction Ends: Tuesday 4/5 @ 4:00PM EDT

Bio: Teresa is an American children’s book author and illustrator based in Scotland. She has illustrated a number of picture books for US publishers and is author/illustrator of the middle grade novel, THE BLACKHOPE ENIGMA, published by Templar Publishing in the UK and Candlewick Press in the USA (August 2011). The sequel will be published in the UK in October 2011.

Author, Illustrator Teresa Flavin’s Website: http://www.teresaflavin.com

Auction Terms:

  • Bid by posting a comment with your bid amount; anonymous bidding is not allowed.
  • Do not bid unless you intend to pay that amount to a designated charity organization.
  • Bids are in U.S. Dollars.
  • Bids under $50 must be at least $1 more than the previous bid; bids from $50 to under $100 must be at least $2 more than the previous bid; bids of $100 or more must be at least $5 more than the previous bid. Overbids are encouraged.
  • Highest bid before the end of the auction wins; if the highest bid is less than the reserve amount, the auction is extended until the reserve amount is reached; if no reserve amount is stated, the reserve amount is 50% of the item’s estimated value.
  • Winning bid is not final until the winning bidder is notified by email. Winning bidder must donate the winning bid amount to a designated charity organization and provide a copy of the receipt within three days of notification.
  • For physical items, unless otherwise noted, donor pays standard shipping within the U.S.; winning bidder pays for express shipping or for shipping outside the U.S.

About Greg R. Fishbone

Greg R. Fishbone is the author of galactic fiction for young readers including the GALAXY GAMES series from Tu Books @ Lee & Low Books. Check out his website at gfishbone.com
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10 Responses to #Kidlit4Japan Auction #72 from Teresa Flavin

  1. I’ll start you off at $20.00 🙂

  2. gaijinmama says:


  3. Teresa Flavin says:

    Thanks to everyone who has bid so far. I’m afraid there have been some technical problems viewing my painting, so if you’d like to take a look at it, please go to my blog to see it:
    http://bit.ly/eMoQ7j Many thanks!

  4. WINNER: Debbi Michiko Florence wins with a bid of $50! Congratulations on your winning bid. I will be in touch by email with instructions for making and verifying the UNICEF donation.

  5. Greg? I haven’t received a follow up email on how to pay/donate. Let me know! 🙂

  6. I’m working through a backlog from when I was sick. Thanks for your patience!

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