2017 Auction Items

Eliada’s Signature Event features unique and exciting live and silent auction items generously donated by local businesses and individuals who are helping children succeed.  Preview auction items here so you can plan ahead on what to bid on!

Live Auction

Asheville Humane Society Puppy

Support Eliada by bidding on an adorable puppy that will bring joy and happiness to your whole family!  You will get to go to their rescue facility and pick out the puppy that is the best match for your family!  Don’t forget to thank Asheville Humane staff for partnering with Eliada and for all the amazing and important work they do in our community!

Value $100 plus priceless puppy kisses and cuddles


Christmas Jam Tickets for Two

Enjoy two backstage VIP passes, access to the VIP lounge and bar, and watch the whole show from backstage.  As you know, these tickets are hard to come by so this is your big opportunity!

Value $500


Dig Local Gift Basket

Thanks to Dig Local, you can take home hundreds of dollars of gift cards and goodies from all your favorite local businesses.  This is your opportunity to save big by spending on Eliada’s kids!

Value $500


Harrah’s Package

Enjoy a two night stay at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, dinner for two at Ruth’s Chris, breakfast for two at Selu Garden Cafe, $300 in services/products at the Mandara Spa, and a round of golf for two at Sequoya National

Value $1,680


Louisville, KY Vacation for Two

Enjoy two nights at the Galt House, trips to the Louisville Slugger Museum, Muhammed Ali Museum, Derby Museum and pass to Churchill Downs, and a dinner at Jack Fry’s.

Value $1,000


Wilcox Travel Cruise

Build your own cruise to the Bahamas with this package courtesy of Wilcox Travel! Choose your ports of call and departure dates. This offer NEVER expires!

Value $934


Silent Auction

1937 First Edition of Gone With the Wind

Add this historic first edition to your collection! (Pictured right)

Value $100


AB-Tech Package

Enjoy a Classical Dinner for 4 prepared by students in the Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program. 

Value $100


The Alleman Law Firm Package

Enjoy a gift certificate for legal services plus a gift basket.

Value $135


Animal Photo Shoot!

If you love your pet, bid on this 30 minute animal photo shoot with photographer Sheryl Mann! You’ll also get a complimentary 8×10 print.

Value $80


Asheville Walking Tour

Learn about Asheville’s rich history for up to 12 people!

Value $720


Bee Bags & Such #1

Bid on a designed and handmade gray leather purse and red leather credit card holder.

Value $107


Bee Bags and Such #2

There is a 2nd designed and handmade red leather purse and red leather credit card holder! (Pictured right)

Value $138


Biltmore Company Package

Bid on this fly fishing lesson at Biltmore Estate Lagoon!  All gear provided with this experience! Also enjoy complimentary passes to the Biltmore Estate.

Value $380


Broo Shampoo Package

We’re in beer city, so we may as well wash our hair with craft beer!  Beer does make everyone better looking!

Value $100


Cane Creek CSA

Enjoy the Cane Creek Asparagus & Company CSA for 4 whole baskets of local produce! Yum!

Value $225


Design Your Own Quilt

Expert quilt maker Jayne McDonald will allow you to choose fabric from her vast stash, or bring or purchase your own fabric, and she will make a quilt for you!

Value $500


Diana Wortham Experience

Win this gift certificate for two tickets to a Mainstage series.

Value $95


Dining Innovations Experience

Win a 10-person catered dinner by Dining Innovations.  The dinner will take place in Eliada’s historic and iconic barn. The dinner will include 4 courses and a specialty cocktail!

Value $1,200


Dinner with a VIP

Win a dinner with Congressman Mark Meadows.

Value priceless


Dollhouse Handmade by Sally Habermeyer

This dollhouse plugs in a lights up!  It has intricate designs and accessories any young child would love to play with! (Pictured right)

Value $200


The Farm Cooking Lessons

Win cooking lessons for 2!

Value $150


Handcrafted Necklace #1 by Rebecca Greene

This beautiful earth toned necklace could be yours! (Pictured right)

Value $75


Handcrafted Necklace #2Rebecca Greene

There is a second necklace with coral and opal stones that could be yours!

Value $75


H & R Block Gift Certificate

Enjoy a gift certificate to help with your tax preparation.

Value $250


H & H Distillers Rum Basket

Make yourself a painkiller, mojito, pina colata, mai tai, or hot buttered rum with the goodies that come in this basket!

Value $50


Kentucky Bourbon Package

Enjoy a flight of small batch bourbons from the great state of Kentucky!

Value $400


Lake Keowee Package

Enjoy a two-night stay in a cabin at Lake Keowee right on the lake. You’ll also win access to jet skis for a full day. 

Value $1,550


Lake Toxaway Daytime Package

Enjoy a warm up session at the Tom Fazio Golf Learning Center, round of golf, and lunch for 4 at the Lake Toxaway Country Club!

Value $680


Lake Toxaway Evening Package

Enjoy a sunset cruise and dinner for 8 at the Lake Toxaway Country Club!

Value $1,100


Leather Regeneration Station Rocking Chair

This antique rocking chair has a leather seat and backing, and is perfect vintage accent for any room. (Pictured right)

Value $225


Lee’s Trees Gift Certificate

Win a half day of tree cutting from Lee’s Trees.

Value $700


Metro Wines Package

Win a wine tasting for you and 7 of your closest family or friends at Metro Wines.

Value $200


Nalan Weaver Quilt

Bid on this one of a kind handmade quilt by Nalan Weaver. (Pictured right)

Value $125


No Taste Like Home Tour

You want these two adult tickets to a wild food tour with Alan Muskat–so special!

Value $150


Raku Pottery

Enjoy this one-of-a-kind work of art made by Mary Jimenez. It includes Llarry the Llama’s hair. Llarry is Eliada’s resident Llama/mascot!

Value $200


Peace Center Theater Package

Win a trip to the Peace Center for Father’s Day. This theater package at the Peace Center in Greenville, SC includes a matinée performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies (Orchestra Level, Row B, seats 1-5). 

Value $475


Spice it to a Tea Package

Bid on this glorious garlic infused olive oil, spout for pouring, and black truffle sea salt.

Value $30


Villagers Basket

You can fulfill your homesteading dreams with this basket of goodies from Villagers!

Value $99.50



We’ll have a vast array of beautiful  paintings for you to bid on!

Oil painting of Eliada’s horse, Isis by artist, Nancy Blevins. It measures 12 x 16.

Value $325


Beautiful framed watercolor painting by Lil Parks. It measures 23 x21.

Value $325


9 x 12 oil painting “Botanical Greens” at Asheville Botanical Gardens by Rhonda Care

Value $250


Print of watercolor “Butterflies” by Janice Lape’

Value $60


9 x 7 oil painting “Mountain View at Owen Wilson” by Rhonda Care

Value $150


Watercolor “Fresh Eggs” by Colleen Gilgenbach

Value $150


Watercolor “The Farm Weather Vane by Colleen Gilgenbach

Value $150


Oil painting of Allred Building at Eliada by Susan Luke

Value $300


14 x 18 oil painting on linen “Beaver Lake Study” by Deborah Squier

Value $1,500


Giclee print “Beeing a Sunflower” by Meryl Meyer

Value $150


Arabella Chewing the Straw by Meryl Meyer

Value $150


14 x 25 acrylic/mixed media “Botanical Gardens – April” by Lee Casey

Value $500


Oil Painting “Eliada Barn” by Coleen Hester

Value $350


22 x 28 mied media “City Spaces” by Jan Widner

Value $300


16 x 20 mixed media “Red Leaves” by Jan Widner

Value $200


11 x 14 acrylic Kathryn’s View by Sue Dolamore

Value $250


11 x 14 oil painting Pack Square Troubadour by Lisa Blackshear

Value $225


Watercolor painting Eliada Barn with Mountains by Joan Martha Dinerman

Value $45


9 x 12 oil painting Good Fibration Farm, Barnardsville, NC by Yossi Daboosh

Value $475


9 x 12 acrylic painting Eliada’s Compton Cottage by Lisa Murphy

Value $200


Llarry the Llama Eliada 2017 by Lisa Murphy

Value $200


Thank you to Lucy, Tyra, and Tahj in after school for modeling some of our fabulous auction items!