2020 WCB Fundraiser Live Auction

Live Auction Item Descriptions


Item #1 Ladies Compact Mirror &
Visa Gift Card

Handmade and donated by
Dan Lovell and United Blind of Tri-Cities

at $65

gold plated inlaid with Mookaite Jasper (marbled with
white, mustard yellow, rust and brick red colors).  One regular mirror, one magnifying mirror,
each measures 2.25” across.  Red gift box


Item #2 Handmade and Heartfelt by

Donated by Hayley

at $60

Take care of yourself and share your news with others
with all the goodies in this package, including:

Box of 10 assorted handmade note cards

Beautiful knitted scarf

Jar of homemade jam

Aromatherapy lava bead bracelet and Wild Orange
essential oil

Lavender linen spray


Item #3 Speak to Me

by Pierce County Association of the Blind

at $150

your inner shopper go wild with this $150 gift certificate for merchandise from
the Speak To Me catalog.  Expires December 31, 2020.


Item #4 Trader Joe’s Groceries

Donated by Trader
Joe’s #139 (Everett, WA)

at $85; estimated shipping $15

It’s like having your own personal shopper, shopping
for your yummy Fall favorites!  Package
includes p
ecan pumpkin instant oatmeal, boxed macaroni
and cheese, giant Peruvian Inca corn, organic farfalle pasta, marinara sauce,
Sea Salt Saddle potato chips, fig bites, fig cereal bars, Pumpkin Joe-Joe’s
sandwich cookies 10.5 oz., TJ’s Pumpkin Bisque creamy soup 25 oz., and plantain


Item #5 Catered Dinner for 4

Donated by United
Blind of Walla Walla

Valued at $100

Let Annee Hartzell
do all the hard work for this special dinner, so you can relax and enjoy!  Choose from one of her special menus (which
include dessert, too) & let her know of any food allergies.  Expires October 31, 2021.


Item #6 Two Night Hotel Stay

Donated by
Doubletree Hotel Seatac

Valued at more
than $250

Two night stay during the 2021 WCB Convention
at the Doubletree Hotel SeaTac and dinner for two in the restaurant (winner’s
name will be given to the hotel).


Item #7 Board-Breaking Karate Event

Donated by Anacortes
Soo Bahk Do (Anacortes, WA)

Valued at $600

This unique 90 minute experience for up to 20
participants will be designed for your group (children or adults), and could be
for a birthday party, self-defense introduction, or confidence building
activity.  Certified Master Instructors
Andy and Colette Arvidson will host your group in
their studio or come to your location within the State of Washington.  (This certificate does not include the cost
of any alternative venue rental.)


Item #8 Pamper You & Your Pet

by Keri Bishop & Hayley Agers

at $90; estimated shipping $15

& rest well with the pampering products for you:

·      Rolling
massager, two massager balls, eye mask (chill to relieve puffiness), & pair
of hot/cold eye pads

·      Bracelet
with lava beads, 2 mini oil vessels, 15 ml doTerra Lavender

·      Satin
pillowcase, “Sweet Dreams” sleep mask, & Trader Joe’s Well Rested
caffeine-free herbal tea

·      Two
“Make Today Amazing” BPA-free cups with lids (dishwasher- & microwave-safe)

fun for your pet:

·      Custom-made
zippered pouch that attaches to harness “Do NOT pet or feed me – I am working”
and black leash

·      “Dog
Whisperer” essential oil glow-in-the-dark pet pendant (shaped like a bone) with
lavender oil

·      Two
collapsible water dishes, two lint rollers, two squeaky toys (turkey, 4-eyed

·      doTerra Terra
Shield Outdoor Blend 30 ml spray


Item #9 Tiptoe Through the Tulips

Donated by Big
Foot Music (Arlington, WA) & Yakima Valley Council of the Blind

Valued at $85

Find your inner musician and start practicing
for WCB’s 2021 Showcase of Talent with this ukulele.  Use the Amazon card to get music that will
inspire you!


Item #10 Wine Blending Class &
Tapas for 4

Donated by
Valdemar Estates (Walla Walla, WA)

Valued at $500

Four guests can play winemaker for a day in
the Valdemar Estates Wine Blending Class, learning about the philosophies of
winemaking, the general tenets of blending, and the vineyards of the Walla
Walla Valley. They will also create their own label and leave with a bottled
wine blend of their own creation. Afterward, they will be seated in our restaurant
to enjoy authentic Spanish tapas prepared by Chef Arturo Tello.


Since 2019, Valdemar Estates’ world-class
facility houses a tasting room, restaurant, and winery, known for its
spectacular balcony, featuring a 58-foot-long waterfall wall and reflection


Item #11 Chewy, Petco, and Plush

Donated by Guide
Dog Users of Washington State & Hayley Agers

Valued at $85

Shop for whatever you and your best friend
need with a $50 Chewy.com gift certificate and a $25 Petco gift card.  Douglas the Cuddle Toy small plush puppy
wears a green Guide Dogs for the Blind vest.


Item #12 Style Dots Jewelry & Compact

donated by Pam Schwindt

Compact handmade and donated by
Dan Lovell

at $115

has double mirrors, each measuring 2.25” across.  14k gold plated inlaid with Rhodonite
(marbled with rose pink and white with gray veins).  Gift box included.  

·      Silver-tone
necklace with a sunburst bezel & two Original Dots (Purple Quatrefoil &
Fuschia Elation)

·      Pierced
post earrings with sunburst bezels & iridescent crystals

·      Dot Key
to make it easy to remove snap from necklace

·      2020
Style Dots catalogs


Item #13 Clover 3.5” Handheld Video

Donated by Irie-AT, Inc.

Valued at $199

Pocket-sized, lightweight video device
magnifies 3.8x to 16x.  This item will be
shipped to the winner directly from the donor.


Item #14 Stay Home, Stay Healthy!

Donated by 8Greens

Valued at $250

Pop. Drop. Fizz. Sip.  Effervescent tablets give you a nutritional
boost from 8 greens: spinach, aloe vera, wheatgrass, kale, blue green algae,
spirulina, chlorella, & barley grass. 
Each tablet is only 15 calories, has no sugar, and is gluten free.  This package includes: three 10-tablet tubes
of the original lemon-lime flavor, the blood orange flavor, the melon flavor,
and the “skin health” which tastes like fresh apples; a 60-count container of
chewable gummies; and an 8Greens cookbook.


Item #15 Handmade With Love

by Josette Kernaghan & Yakima Valley Council of the Blind

at $75

delicious homemade whipped shortbread and dark chocolate walnut fudge while
staying cozy this winter under this handmade quilt, dreaming of sunny summer
days.  Dimensions are 56” by 56”; quilt
features a rainbow of colors with a border of fluffy white clouds.


Item #16 Beverages for All!

Donated by generous
members of WCB Families Committee

at $150

Start your own beverage station at home with this
package, which includes:

Keurig K Classic coffee maker; 48-ounce reservoir,
uses single serve K-cup pods and brews 6-, 8-, or 10-ounce cups in just one

Mind Reader Anchor coffee pod drawer (holds 36

Coffee Lovers Collection variety pack of 40 K-cups
(from brands such as Tully’s, Gloria Jean’s, Green Mountain, Newman’s Own,
Krispy Kreme)

·      Swiss
Miss Hot Chocolate pack of 28 pods


Item #17 Brighton Jewelry

by Brighton at Alderwood Mall (Lynnwood, WA)

at $120

Set of two beautiful cuff bracelets. 
Silver cuff has a leather band that reverses from black to red; wide
gold cuff has a leather band that reverses from black to blue.


Item #18 Lapsis Computer Stylus & Amazon gift card
Handmade and donated by
Dan Lovell & Yakima Valley Council of the Blind

at $60

great combination of classic and new to use on your smart devices.  Light blue Lapsis
stone (periwinkle blue color with white veins) and silver-tone pocket clip.  Black drawstring pouch included.  Also includes $25 Amazon gift card.


Item #19 Dolphin SuperNova
Magnifier & Speech Software for Windows

Donated by Irie-AT, Inc.

Valued at $595

Software for your Windows desktop, laptop, or
tablet (Windows 7, 8.1, & 10) with 1.2x to 64x magnification, color and
visual highlighting, OCR, and more.  
This item will be delivered electronically to the winner directly from


Item #20 Maple Bowl
& Amazon gift card
Handmade and donated by
Dan Lovell & Yakima Valley Council of the Blind

at $65

wood and useful, too! Measures 6” across. 
Also includes a $25 Amazon gift card.


Item #21 Time to Chill

by Colette Arvidson, Hayley Agers, & Lisa George

at $175; estimated shipping $20

package has everything you need to relax & take time for yourself!  Includes:

Echo Dot 2nd generation (white)

Sip Caddy cupholders with suction cups (purple) & wine stopper

oz. Cherries for Wine – dark & ultra dark

Happy herbal tea

Spa blooming bath oil & Citrus Bliss hand lotion

mason jar Brandied Pear soy candle

Huckleberry moisturizing goats milk soap

On Guard 16 oz. foaming handwash, .9 oz. sanitizing mist, 4.2 oz. natural
whitening toothpaste

square soothing  muscle pack
(microwavable) & doTerra Deep Blue Rub

Street nail polish strips – 2 sets Rule of Plum & 1 set Flagtime

Dreams” satin eye mask, travel oil diffuser, glass heart necklace (holds oil),
& Lavender essential oil


Item #22 Sleepover at Nana’s!

by Anne Biswell, Lisa George, & Fred Meyer (Marysville, WA)

at $140; estimated shipping $15

your favorite little ones over and make some memories.  Who wouldn’t smile at the thought of some
alien pancakes?  When it’s time for bed,
just put on the CD and have sweet dreams. 

·      $100 Fred
Meyer gift card

·      Little
red monster pot watcher/steam vents (set of 2)

·      Disney•Pixar “Toy
Story 4” Woody, Buzz, & alien Pancake Molds & Stencils

·      Disney•Pixar “Toy
Story 4” Hamm Pancake Flipper

·      “Lullaby
2014” CD with 13 tracks: Anne Hardy Biswell, soprano


Item #23 Make Your House Your (Smart)

by Hayley’s Scentsational Vision by Scentsy &
Peninsula Council of the Blind

at $150; estimated shipping $15

·      Scent your home using
this glass warmer.  Includes
Scentsy bars: Ghostly Greetings, Bonfire Beach, Banana Nut Bread, Baked Apple
Pie, Jeweled Pomegranate, & Fresh Cut Grass.

·      Use the Echo Show for video conversations with
family and friends; listening to radio stations, podcasts, and audiobooks; or
ask Alexa to identify items and products with the Show and Tell skill.


Item #24 Compact & Canadian

Compact handmade and donated by
Dan Lovell

made/donated by Josette Kernaghan

at $70

has double mirrors, each measuring 2.25” across.  14k gold plated with Dark Blue Lapsis and inlaid Pyrite. 
Gift box included.  

include: Aero Bar, Coffee Crisp, Jersey Milk, Purdy’s, dark chocolate almond
bark, double dark and dark mint truffles, dark chocolate chow mein noodles cookies, Scotch mints, Choco Kato snacks.


Item #25 Play Ball

by Seattle Mariners & Lisa George

at $270

Four Main or Club level tickets to (almost) any home game in the 2021
season and two MLB/NFL licensed PopSockets for your
phone, so your favorite Seattle fan can switch from baseball to football
anytime.  Excludes Opening Day, New York
Yankees, Boston Red Sox, & Toronto Blue Jays series.  Valid once single-game tickets for the 2021
season go on sale; expires October 3, 2021.


Item #26 Family Game Night

by Vision for Independence Center (Yakima, WA)

at $90; estimated shipping $20

·      4 giant
print BINGO cards (1 black on yellow, 3 black on white)

·      Super
Jumbo Playing Cards (8.5” x 11”)

·      Reizen Double
Six dominoes in case (black on white)

·      Go Fish
card game (Braille)

·      Low
Vision playing cards

·      1”
tactile dice (white on black)


Item #27 Technology Plus

Donated by Snohomish
County Council of the Blind, Pierce County Council of the Blind, & Alco

Valued at $125;
estimated shipping

Utilize the multi-device keyboard to shop for
whatever you just HAVE to have from Amazon and Speak To
Me.  Includes:

·      $50 Amazon gift card

·      $25 Speak To Me gift certificate (expires
December 31, 2020)

·      Logitech K480 Bluetooth multi-device keyboard
works Windows, Mac, Android, & iOS devices

·      Hermit Shell zippered case


Item #28 A Trip to the Pacific

Donated by Julie
Brannon, Lisa George, & Leslie Spoone

at $175; estimated shipping $15

Taste the Northwest with this package, which

16 oz. Wild Alaskan Smoked Salmon in a decorative
wooden box with a Native salmon icon in black, red, and blue.

Chukar Cherries goodies: 1.85 oz. Pistachio Cherry
snack pack, 6.75 oz. Honey Pecans, 2.75 oz. milk & white chocolate Cherry

$25 Chukar Cherries gift card & mail-order

$50 Starbucks gift card & two 1.75 oz. packages
of dark chocolate covered espresso beans

Wood ornament in the shape of Washington state, laser
cut “PNW” & evergreen trees along the bottom

Flour sack towel with saying: Kiss French, Cook
Italian, Drink Washington


Item #29 Executive Pen

Handmade and donated by
Dan Lovel

at $80

your name with flair using this striking pen. 
Amboyna wood barrel, metallic brown and gold findings with crystal
tipped pocket clip
.  Gray
drawstring pouch included.


Item #30 Resort Getaway Package

Donated by
Swinomish Casino & Lodge (Anacortes, WA)

Valued at $350

Two night stay in a standard room with a $100
promotional gift card to participating restaurants.  Good November 1, 2020 through April 30, 2021
(not valid on New Year’s Eve). Not valid for gaming purchases, alcohol, tax, or


**BONUS ITEM** Optelec
ClearView C with Speech

Donated in memory
of Mary Jean Nicholls

If new, retail
price would be $4,000+

This gently-used Optelec
ClearView C with Speech CCTV is in very good
condition, and comes with both magnification and speech instruction manuals.  The starting bid is $500. 


Remember when you submit your bid that only
the top 3 from the first round will go to the second round.  In addition, the winning bidder will be
responsible for a shipping/delivery charge — $50 minimum, depending on


To participate in this CCTV auction, submit
your “Opening Round” bid to Lisa George via email at
lmwgeorge10@gmail.com or phone at (509) 540-3073 starting at 10
a.m. Monday, October 26.  Include your
name, phone number, email address, and high bid.  If bidders submit the same dollar amount, the
earliest bid will take precedence.


The TOP 3 BIDDERS as of 3 p.m. Friday, October
30 will be contacted, given the top bid amount, & have the chance to submit
their final bid.  The winner of the Optelec ClearView C will be
announced during the Live Auction Friday evening.