Below is a sampling of auction items available at this year’s Arty Party. Click on each image to see a larger picture of the item, and check back often to see new items as they become available.


14 Karat White Gold Diamond Pendent Necklace

She’ll love you for this.

Courtesy of Hudson Poole Jewelers

A Week at Terry Cove Condos

Orange Beach, Alabama

Courtesy of Mary Delchamps Reyner

Perdido Grand Pool

Epiphone Les Paul Guitar Autographed by the Lynyrd Skynyrd Band

Played in concert by band and signed by all band members

Heart of Manhattan Weekend Apartment in New York

Three Nights in a spacious New York City apartment, a landmark, Art Deco building at Central Park South and Broadway at Columbus Circle.  For two to four guests. Lunch or dinner at Fifth Avenue’s historic and gorgeous University Club.

Courtesy of Pat Hall

 Pat Hall NY apartment

2009 Tide Traditions, Championship Edition by Greg Gamble

Limited edition print signed by Mark Ingram,  Kareen Jackson, A.J. McCarron, Julio Jones

Courtesy of T-Town Gallery

Picture This Frame Shop

Accommodations for Four in Elegant Downtown Loft Apartment Your Choice of Any Home Football Game

A stay in a fabulously appointed downtown Tuscaloosa loft apartment for the home game of your choice.

Courtesy of Dean Bob Olin

downtown lofts edited
 Lamar Billboard for web

One Week on ’s Digital Billboard

Will you marry me? Happy Anniversary!  It’s a boy!

The BMW is your graduation present!   Your message will be up in lights for one week on Lamar Advertising’s blazing digital billboard at the busiest intersection in Tuscaloosa: McFarland Blvd and 15th Street.

Courtesy of Lamar Advertising

VIP Football Weekend

Two tickets to a home game, invitation to pre-game buffet at President’s Mansion, VIP parking pass near stadium.

Courtesy of Jim Brooks and President Judy Bonner


Your Choice of a One-Week Getaway to Montana or Destin

A two bedroom condo at The Murray Hotel in Livingston, Montana


Stay at Morgan Beach House for four in Destin, Florida Crystal Beach, Gulf front; featured in Southern Living, with a cobia fishing trip, hibachi at Harbor Docks and dinner at Camille’s. Airfare not included.

Courtesy of Charles Morgan, Chuck’s Fish and Harbor Docks Restaurants

Roadtrip or Homegame with the Million Dollar Band

Tennessee or LSU on the road. Fun ride on the bus, lodging, transportation, seats next to the band, sideline access during halftime.

Courtesy of Professor Ken Ozzello, Director of Bands, School of Music

 Million Dollar Pep Band

Million Dollar Band Pep Band At Your Home or Chosen Location

An Arty Party exclusive. Sixty mile radius, subject to available dates.

Courtesy of the Million Dollar Band

Variax Line 6 Guitar Autographed by John Kay and the Steppenwolf Band.

Played in concert on Steppenwolf’s European tour, autographed by the band. Comes with  original case.


Conduct the Star Spangled Banner with The Million Dollar Band in front of 92,000 fans at a UA game.

Comes with free conducting lessons

Courtesy of the Million Dollar Band

An Outing with Discovering Alabama’s Doug Phillips Somewhere in the Alabama Wilds

To be arranged in consultation with you.  Backcountry trekking involved.

Courtesy of Doug Phillips

 Discovering Alabama
Saban football no box WEB

Nick Saban Autographed Football

Courtesy of Nick Saban

Large University of Alabama “Script A” Drumhead

Autographed by the Lynyrd Skynyrd Band.

Courtesy of the Artists. Exclusively for the Arty Party


Grand University of Alabama “Script A” Drumhead

Autographed by singer John Legend.

Courtesy of the Artists. Exclusively for the Arty Party

Small Bass Guitar Amplifier Autographed by the Lynyrd Snynyrd Band and Road Crew

Courtesy of the Artists. Exclusively for the Arty Party


Pair of Steppenwolf-John Kay Signature Drumsticks Used in Concert

Autographed by Steppenwolf

Courtesy of the Artists. Exclusively for the Arty Party

Eight custom made Lynyrd Skynyrd Logo Guitar Picks Used by the Band

With A Set of Stage Passes from A Lynyrd Skynyrd Concert.

Courtesy of the Artists

 Small Drum Kansas

Custom Made Drum Head from the Band Kansas

Signed by All Members of the Band

Courtesy of the Artists

Four Fabulous Front Row Skybox Seats for Alabama vs. Mississippi State

Comes with food, refreshments, and lots of fun.

Courtesy of Dean Bob Olin


2011 BCS Champ Trent Richardson by Gregg Gamble

Limited edition print signed by Trent Richardson

Courtesy of T-Town Gallery

Picture This Frame Shop

Private Performances 

One to three hours of professional music suitable for weddings, parties or home recitals.

Selected in consultation with you.

Minimum bids:  $200 for soloist; $400 for Chamber Ensemble; $1,000 for Large Ensembles

chamber music

And these fabulous items:


Two Fine Wines

Selected by Phillip Weaver

New Orleans

New Orleans Mini-Weekend Getaway

Roundtrip Tickets on Amtrak’s Crescent and two night at the Sheraton Hotel on Decatur in the heart of Old New Orleans.

Courtesy of World Wide Travel Inc.

214Classy Picnic at Ascot Houndstooth Thermal Tailgating Set

A great graduation or wedding gift

Courtesy of Pam Askew


Elegant Ceramic Centerpiece Platter

A beautiful work hand turned and fired at the UA ceramics studio

Courtesy of Assistant Professor of Sculpture Matt Mitros

232Handmade Jewelry by Victoria Cross, Hattiesburg, MS

Elegant matching necklace, earrings and bracelet.

Courtesy of Lady in Lace

158Hand Printed, Handmade Indoor/Outdoor Pillow

Paula Quarles


Child’s Roll Tide Rocking Chair

The young Bama fan’s own rockin’ perch for the game

Courtesy of Paula Quarles

Tastes of Tuscaloosa

A collection of gift certificates to T-Towns best restaurants including Hokkaido, Full Moon Barbecue, FIG Restaurant, Jim ‘N Nicks, Cypress Inn and more!

Courtesy of the Establishments


Elephant Gold!

Lovely elephant necklace in gold perfect for football season.

Courtesy of Bette Anne Bargeron


Decorative Violin from Capitol Park Antiques

A unique interior design find.

Courtesy of Capitol Park Antiques


Slumber Party Fun for Her

Overnight bag, gumball bag, hot pink picture frame from Between Girls Boutique


Dazzling 14 Karat Yellow Gold, Orange Agate Earrings

Courtesy of Fincher and Ozment Jewelers


Sleek and Sophisticated David Yurman Bracelet

Courtesy of Bromberg’s Jewelers


I Wish I Were In Tiajuana Eating Barbecued Iguana #515

Folk art by Kentuck Artist L. Floyd

Also featuring these incredible items:

Season Tickets to Nick At Noon for Two
Classic Nick Saban, Friday before every home game over lunch at the Indian Hills Country Club.

UA Theatre Season Tickets for Two 2014-2015 Season
Courtesy of UA Theatre & Dance.

100% Silk Vineyard Vines Guitar Tie
He’ll look clever and handsome in this. Courtesy of The Shirt Shop.

Antique Big Al Metal Yard Ornament
The statement never grows old. Courtesy of Paula Quarles.

A Fresh Spring Fringe Cardigan
You’ll look cool and smart in this. Courtesy of Vintage Vibe.

Signature Red Alabama Gameday Shirt for Him
Courtesy of The Locker Room.

Hands Down Lovely
Four manicures from Nancy Taylor Day Spa and a Pamper Your Hands Collection from New Creations Hair Salon

Eight Collectible Books Signed by the Authors
I Am a Soldier, Too: The Jessica Lynch Story by Rick Bragg

Dairy Queen Days by Robert Inman

Watching Our Crops Come In by Clifton L. Taulbert

Wilson by A. Scott Berg

Kentucky Traveler: My Life in Music by Ricky Skaggs

The Titled World by Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly

Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife by Eben Alexander, M.D.

The Aviators by Winston Groom.

Courtesy of John Cranton

Marble Cheese Tray & Mouse Knife and an Arthur Court Alabama Bar Ensemble 

Marble Cheese Tray and Knife with an Elephant Wine Stopper, Bottle Opener, Signature Alabama Nut Bowl

Courtesy of Beverly’s Décor and More & Sam F. Jackson Co

Ceramic Platter

Courtesy of Matt Mitros

Two Cut Crystal Vases

Courtesy of Gene Fry Auctions and Markets, Mobile

Atlantic Puffin

Framed Limited Edition Basil Ede print 291/750

Courtesy of Westervelt Corporation

Picture This Frame Shop

Bird of Peace, Mute Swans Platter

Limited Edition Boehm Porcelain

Courtesy of Mary Delchamps Reyner

Antique Depression Glass

Three lovely yellow pieces of this highly collectible dinnerware. A Florentine creamer, platter and zipper vase.

Courtesy of John Cranton

Masters of the Deep # 1 and #2 by Dianne Krumel circa 1977-1981

Signed etchings by this noted Gulf Coast artist

Courtesy of Gene Fry Auctions and Markets, Mobile

Solid Silver Diamond Cut Bracelet

Handcrafted in Mexico

Courtesy of Paula Quarles

Original Work by MoJo Weaver

Courtesy of the Artist