Hickory – Full Circle Arts’ annual auction is now open online. All of the items are also on display at the FCA gallery, which will be open Thursdays Nov. 4 and Nov 11, 11am to 8pm, for in-person viewing.

For online viewing, please go to this link: https://www.biddingowl.com/FullCircleArtsInc and see the paintings, photos, prints, jewelry, restaurant coupons, etc. The funds raised will be used to fund the gallery, educational programs, competitions, and events.

There are almost 80 items to choose from. Click on the “Bidder Sign In” and begin bidding. (Bidding Owl will ask for your email and a password). Check back often to be sure of the latest bid. Auctioning online is a new project for FCA, but we will try to answer any questions you have, [email protected].

Bidding ends Saturday, November 13, 7:30pm.

The FCA gallery has recently re-opened after a period of renovation with new paint and carpet. According to President Ellen Schwarzbek, “We are happy to invite people to view our fresh new look”. But please bring a mask to wear.

FCA is an artists’ cooperative located in downtown Hickory, 42-B Third Street NW. More information about Full Circle Arts, classes, membership, or other upcoming events is available at 828-322-7545. You may also write to Full Circle Arts, PO Box 3905, Hickory NC 28603, or email [email protected]. Please visit our website, www.fullcirclearts.org.