We are excited to announce that on December 7 our Annual Benefit Silent Auction Gala will be held at the Salesforce Tower. All proceeds will go directly to support SFWA’s year-round programming, events and promoting local artists.

You may donate up to 3 art works. Thank you for your support and generosity in providing works for this key Fundraising event.  A limited number of tickets will go on sale for the Gala in October


  • Submissions open: Tuesday, October 4, 2022
  • Submission period closes: Sunday, October 16, 2022
  • Notification of accepted Donations:  Saturday, October 22
  • Bidding Period: November 30 – December 7 at 8pm

JUROR: Janice Rumbaugh & Team

FEES: No fees for submissions.


  • Online Images: Please submit quality images of your work to make it attractive to the bidders and easy to see what they will be bidding on.
    • 2D Art: Beautiful, high-quality works that are professionally finished and ready to hang
    • 3D Art: Textile/fiber art & Sculpture
  • Description: Please use the Notes section of the Smarter Entry form to provide a brief description of your art for viewers to see when they click on your images; Include your medium, size, any frame included, and your artist website.
  • Value: Minimum Price: $350 – Maximum: $3,000Bidding starts at 35% of value and goes up in increments, i.e. for work priced at $350, the bidding will start at $122
  • Delivery of sold artworks: Arrangements will be made for delivery to the Gallery of your sold art on December 16, & 17