Cartoon Art Museum Rent Party & Animation Screening Fundraiser
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Thu Apr 10 04:11:48 PDT 2003
If you're going to Wondercon:
From: Cartoon Art Museum <membership at cartoonart.org>
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Subject: Cartoon Art Museum Rent Party&Animation Screening Fundraiser
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 2003 23:59:48 +0000
Third Annual Cartoon Art Museum Rent Party
& One-Time-Only Screening of Rare Animation
Friday, April 25 at 8:00 p.m.
The Cartoon Art Museum cordially invites you to attend our third
Rent Party on Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m. This event is being
co-sponsored by WonderCon, which takes place at San Francisco's
Center from April 25-27.
Dozens of professional cartoonists and comic book artists will be in
attendance including Kieron Dwyer (The Avengers, Captain America),
Gonick (The Cartoon History of the Universe), Keith Knight (The K
Chronicles), Batton Lash (Supernatural Law), Steve Leialoha (Vertigo:
Fables), Lark Pien (Stories from the Ward), Trina Robbins (The Great
Women Cartoonists), Mark Texeira (Marvel Comics) and Judd Winick
Ween, Pedro & Me).
Mix and mingle with our special guests as you enjoy food and drink
Bay Area restaurants, breweries and wineries including Arizmendi
Blowfish Sushi, Bonny Doon Winery, Kenwood, Lotsolox Brewing Company
more. (Please check our website for additional special guests and
sponsors as they confirm.)
Tickets for the event will be sold on the following sliding scale, and
can be purchased in advance or at the door. Recommended contributions
$25: Starving, Yet Resourceful
$35: General Public
$35+donation: Generous Public
Those who pay $35 or more will have the opportunity to see Before They
Were Stars, an exclusive 11 p.m. screening featuring
shorts by Pixar animators, at the Sony Metreon, courtesy of Metreon
Things From Another World. This is the first and only time that these
films will be made available to the general public.
In addition to the festivities, the Rent Party will feature a silent
auction with a host of prizes including a behind-the-scenes tour of
Pixars animation studio, an Electra Cruiser mens bicycle,
cartoon-related books, all-day ride passes to the Santa Cruz Beach
Boardwalk, and more. Fun and unique door prizes will also be awarded
for those who want to get lucky just for showing up.
For more information on the Rent Party and to order tickets, please
(415) 227-8666, ext. 314 or visit www.cartoonart.org.
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