Silent Auction Items

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Below are the items that will be part of the silent auction at the garden party. If you are unable to attend in person, you can send us your maximum bid or click HERE, and we will bid on your behalf!

Many BUY IT NOW are gifts available today! If an item does not sell at our Garden Party on September 18th, it will be added to our BUY IT NOW page.


Garden Divas

$45 starting bid

Created by Leslie Osman

These wonderful pieces of art are made by my friend Leslie. I met her and her family when her two sons had bone marrow transplants. She and her family are giving and caring people. I love showing off her talent.

Perfect addition to the garden. Glass artwork measures 12″ x 3″ Total height 3 feet.

Garden Divas

$45 starting bid

Created by Leslie Osman

Glass artwork measures 12″ x 3″. Total height 3 feet.

Garden Divas

Starting bid $45

Rod Carew Baseball

Autographed by Rod Carew, Minnesota Twins Hall of Famer.

Starting bid $80.

Jim Kaat “stats” jersey

$150 starting bid for this one-of-a-kind jersey autographed by Hall of Fame Twin’s pitcher Jim Kaat. Jim noted his most proud statistics on the back.

Hand-painted ceramic mosaic pot

$10 starting bid. Lovely painted mosaic planter container. Measures 12 1/2″ outer diameter, 10″ inner diameter and 11″ tall. Very beautiful!

Organ Pipe Birdhouse

$19 starting bid. An original F organ pipe crafted into a birdhouse. A one of a kind! Handcrafted by Darwin Muzzy, and painted by Sandra Muzzy. Measures 18 1/2″ tall x 6″ x 7 1/2″ wide

Robin’s Nest Watercolor by Sandra Muzzy

$75 starting bid

Original watercolor artwork is 8″ x 11″

Framed artwork is 14″ x18″

Sandra Muzzy is an artist and instructor in Bloomington, Minnesota. Originally from South Africa, she learned to paint at a young age. Read more at:

Watercolor Roses by Sandra Muzzy

$75 starting bid

Original watercolor artwork is 10 1/2″ x 14″

Framed artwork  is 17 1/2″ x 21 1/2″

Wine and Cherries by Shari Lijung

$75 starting bid

Original oil painting on canvas is 16″ x 20″

Three More for Breakfast by Bev Doolittle

$150 starting bid

Limited edition print is 15″ x 15″

Masterfully matted and framed piece is 23″ x 23″

Davanni’s Gift Card and Gifts

$25 Starting bid

This package contains $25 Davanni’s gift card, 2 utensils, bread board, pizza knives, other gifts.

Red Balloon Gift Card and Book

$29 starting bid

$25 Red Balloon Gift Card plus the #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Amanda Gorman’s book, Poems Call Us What We Carry.

Red Balloon is located in St. Paul, MN.

Learn About Wine

$24 starting bid

Private Wine Class: Treat your friends, family and fellow wine lovers to a private wine class for up to 20 people in the store’s classroom. Minimum attendee requirement is 14.

Quilt #1

$199 starting bid

Beautifully machine sewn creamy white quilt with a sheen of brocade texture on the front and satin texture on the back.

Measures 86″ x 110″, comfortably fitting a queen or king size bed

Handmade by Helen Sullivan

Gift Card Set

$30 starting bid

10 greeting cards – 6 birthday and 4 any-occasion. Also includes 10 Forever stamps and InkJoy pen set. A wonderful and thoughtful Christmas gift!

Whispers Necklace #1

$19 starting bid

52″ Whispers are proudly made in the USA, in Greensboro, Alabama. Each Whisper is hand-crafted by women, especially for women, to help combat rural poverty in the area. Hand wash in cold water. (Example photo on right showing different ways to wear the scarf)

Quilt #2 – Fall Block Variation

$299 starting bid

This lovely full sized quilt is 70″ x 91″. Machine stitched and machine quilted.

Handmade by Helen Sullivan

Quilt #3 – Stars and Four Patches

$299 starting bid

A queen sized quilt measures 81″ x 100″.

Quilted in the meandering pattern.

Handmade by Helen Sullivan

Table Runner

$9 starting bid

Handmade table runner measures 14″ x 41″

African Screen Print

$9 starting bid

Beautiful screen print on fabric ready for framing

Measures 19 1/2″ x 29″

Wooden salad utensils

$9 starting bid

Zebra fork and spoon are each 12″ x 4″

Massage Gift Card

$25 starting bid

Enjoy a 1-hour session at Elements Massage located at Har Mar Mall, Roseville. A $109 value. Must use by January 1st, 2023.

Nesting Vikings

Starting bid $14

A set of 4 nesting Viking dolls. Tallest about 5″ and smallest 1.75″

Hand-painted bowl

Starting bid $9

Monochrome painted nature scene by G. Dust. Bowl is 12″ wide by 2″ deep.

Pottery Bowl 1

$5 starting bid

Handcrafted bowl is 5 3/4″ x 3″ tall

Pottery Bowl 2

$5 starting bid

Handcrafted bowl is 5 3/4″ x 3″ tall

Painted Pottery Bowl

$25 starting bid

Native American bowl by Ernesto Arvas Olivas

Measures 4″ tall and 5″ wide

Handblown glass pitcher

$25 starting bid

Beautiful pitcher with swirls with the artists initials WB 97 on the bottom

Measures about 5″ x 4″ with handle

Wine goblets

$19 starting bid

Two glass goblets with elephant design on on side and deer and birds on the other. Screw on metal base. 6″ tall and 2 1/2″ wide.

Original blown glass by Robinson Scott

$75 starting bid

A one of a kind piece signed by Robinson Scott of Minnesota. Measures 5 1/2″ x 5 1/2″.

Handblown vase – cobalt blue

$49 starting bid

Hand blown rich cobalt blue vase #121 etched on the bottom. Measures 5″ tall by 5 1/2″ wide.

Handblown vase by T. Benson

$49 starting bid

Rich cobalt blue hand blown vase with colorful designs. Measures 5 3/4″ x 2 1/2″.

Handblown pumpkin

$29 starting bid

Unique hand blown pumpkin measure about 4 1/2′ x 5″

Tanzanian handmade bag by Schwari

$10 starting bid

Zippered purse is 7″ x 9 1/2″ with beading and and colorful fabric on both sides. It was designed by Beate Allard, who operates a workshop in Arusha, Tanzania and makes “living art”. Her company called Schwari, is the Swahili word for “calm.”

Spirit Jar

$15 starting bid

Native American traditions teach us that spirit is found in all things and all things are part of nature. Feathers and beads, like the ones found on this vase were often used to enhance the protective spirit power of a special object. Place the Spirit jar in your home or work.

Ceramic Vase

$15 starting bid

Unique piece of pottery measuring 6″ tall and 6 1/2″ wide. A collectors item.

Ceramic pitcher

$15 starting bid

Beautiful pitcher measures 6″ tall and 5″ wide. Each side is distinct and pictures in the photo.

Handcrafted Tiles and Switch plate cover with screws

$5 starting bid

Crafted by Clay Square to Infinity in Minneapolis-2505 NE Howard St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418 Rectangular pieces measure 3″ x 12″ and would make a wonderful trivet on a table or accent piece around the home.

Propagation Station 1

$29 starting bid

Handcrafted African Mahogany Propagation Station. Included the base and 3 upcycled test-tubes with 3 rooted Tradescantia clippings. Value: $40

Propagation Station 2

$29 starting bid

Handcrafted Oak Propagation Stations 2 pieces, 2 upcycled test-tubes. Includes 2 oyster plant clippings. Value: $40

Handmade Cards

$19 starting bid

5 cards handmade by Nancy. Set includes a Happy Birthday, Get Well, With Sympathy, Congratulations, and Thank You card.

Cedarwood Planter

$29 starting bid

Handcrafted with care by Dean Fisher.

Measures 16″ x 16″ in diameter and 15″ tall.

Inner diameter easily fits a 12″ pot.

Old Town Olive Oil and Vinegar (2 sets available for auction)

$29 starting bid

This Old Town Oil favorite is commonly used for finishing pastas or drizzling over grilled vegetables.

For a traditional and tasty vinaigrette, combine this with the Old Town Oil Reserve Balsamic, and add it to your favorite salad.


Whispers Scarf #2

$15 starting bid

52″ Whispers are proudly made in the USA, in Greensboro, Alabama. Each Whisper is hand-crafted by women, especially for women, to help combat rural poverty in the area. Hand wash in cold water. (Example photo on left showing different ways to wear the scarf)

Whispers Scarf #3

52″ “Sun Kissed Fields” green Whispers are proudly made in the USA, in Greensboro, Alabama. Each Whisper is hand-crafted by women, especially for women, to help combat rural poverty in the area. Hand wash in cold water. (Example photo on right showing different ways to wear the scarf)

Tequila Patron

$39 starting bid

Anejo PATRON Simply Perfect Tequila 750 ml bottle with two shot glasses. Perfect Holiday gift!

Vikings Mini Helmet signed by DJ Wonnum

$25 starting bid

Mini helmet is 5″ x 6″ and features the autograph of Dennis O. “D. J.” Wonnum Jr, current #98 of the Minnesota Vikings (edge rusher & linebacker).

4 Books from SOURCE, Comics & Games Store

$39 value; starting bid $20

4 great books: Cat Stronauts Mission Moon by Drew Brockington

Click by Kayla Miller

House of EL, book one The Shadow Threat by Claudia Gray

LUMBERJANES Beware the Kitten Holy by Stevenson and Ellis

Wine – Steady State

$49 starting bid

Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2016 Vintage 750 ml

4 bottles available

Wine – Land Form

$25 starting bid

Pinot Noir – Willamette Valley – American Made Oregon 2019

3 bottles available

Trader Joe’s Gift Bag

$40 starting bid

Trader Joe favorites!

Maple Leaf cookies, Everything but the Bagel crackers, Peanut butter filled pretzel nuggets, Almond butter almonds, Dark chocolate peanut butter cups, Organic corn chip dippers, Cowboy caviar salsa, General Tsao stir fry sauce, Cookie butter spread, watermelon flavored black tea, sparkling tropical lemonade, facial cleanser, super lemon room spritz and Trader’s Joe cloth bag.

A $52.56 retail value

Chuck & Don’s Gift Bag

$60 starting bid

Chuck & Don’s favorites for your dog

Thinkers salmon dog treats, Zuki’s mini beef bites, Fromm Family Gold dog food, Zignature dog food, Kong wild knots squeak toy, Kong core strength rattle, Benebone bacon flavor, plus other gifts and Chuck & Don’s cloth bag.

A $86 retail value

Northrop 2022-2023 Season

$75 starting bid

A voucher redeemable for two in-person tickets to your choice of one of the 2022-2023 Northrop Season performances (based on availability), or one household ticket to an online performance.

Expires June30, 2023


$5 starting bid

Windchime measures approx. 15″ long x 3″ wide.

Ceramic jug

$15 starting bid

3 quart ceramic pot measures 10″ across and 7″ tall.

Birdhouse Gourd

$5 starting bid

Painted by Sandra Muzzy

Warners’ Stellian

$30 starting bid

Lawn chair, blanket and rolling insulated cooler!