2017 Celebration of Children in Nature Awards Dinner

Live Auction

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Kayak the magnificent Apostle Islands by day, then enjoy the comfortable amenities of a cottage in Bayfield by night. The trip also includes a sunset cruise around the islands one night, and a dinner in one of Bayfield's fine restaurants another night. During this five-day itinerary, you will experience all the Bayfield Peninsula has to offer.


24” x 36” oil on linen

Oak frame built by artist

About the Artist

Gordon is a native Texan, a man of many talents and numerous accomplishments, who has led a colorful and impassioned life. He is a former high school quarterback and a lapsed rock and roll musician. As a marine combat correspondent in Vietnam in 1967-68, he won two Purple Hearts and the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry. (The character named Cowboy in Stanley...


Greg Davis/National Geographic Creative Photographer

40"x60" Framed Limited Edition on Canvas

This is #28 of 100 that will be offered of this piece.

This piece comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and Greg will personally come and sign the piece for you.

About the Artist:

Greg is a National Geographic Creative Photographer, a Founding Member of the Austin Center for Photography and a member of the Texas...

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Julie Fritz is a well-known abstract TX landscape artist who has been inspired by the Westcave’s remarkable grotto. This oil and cold wax painting, framed in birch board, has been treated with 20 – 30 layers of color and texture. Julie writes “These materials are manipulated, stressed and scraped back to reveal the rocks, creek and soil as they are willing to express themselves.



Duck Hunt for two at the Fabled Bucksnag Hunting Club in Garwood, Texas. Hosted by Andrew Sansom and his dog Scout. Trip includes Dinner the night before, Overnight in the historic Bucksnag Hotel, early morning hunt followed by full breakfast. Schedule at mutually agreed upon date in the 2018-2019 season.

Thatch Caye Overwater Bungalow

A 5-night stay in your choice of an Overwater Bungalow or Island Cabana at Thatch Caye, an 11-acre Carribbean island nine miles off the coast of Dangriga, Belize.

Winner receives a Rest & Relaxation Package which includes three meals per day, all local beverages, boat transfer to and from Dangriga, marine reserve fee, and use of kayaks, paddleboards, snorkel gear, fishing poles, and island toys.

Winner is responsible for...