Fran Maedel Tribute Art Auction
December 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$25.00
Celebrate the life and artwork of local artist Fran Maedel with over 100 pieces of her artwork on display. Fran was one of the first artists to join efforts to remember the battlefield in advance of the Bicentennial through art. Fran did a lot of work for the Battlefield over many years and her very last painting was for battlefield painting now known as the “Unfinished Work”. Some of Fran’s originals will not be for sale, however other art will be auctioned on December 10th.
Tickets: $25.00 (includes one beverage: wine, beer or soda), and heavy hors d’oeuvres. A cash bar will be available. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the River Raisin National Battlefield Park Visitor Center located at 333 N Dixie Highway in Monroe, MI by phone at 734-243-7136 or online at: TICKETS
Raffle: $10.00 raffle tickets for a Fran Maedel original artwork “Nature’s Gem”. Tickets are available at the Visitor Center front desk starting in November.
The Art Auction proceeds will benefit the Fran Maedel Art Studio, Monroe County Community Foundation Art Fund, the Foundation at Monroe County Community College’s Fran Maedel Art Scholarship, and the River Raisin National Battlefield Park Foundation.