“Get Painted at the Artists Ball” Post-Event Photography for Society Pages

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Jeanne Martin
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“Get Painted at the Artists Ball” Post-Event Photography for Society Pages


WEST PALM BEACH, FL, March 19, 2019. The “Get Painted at the Artists Ball” took place at the Armory Art Center at 811 Park Place, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 on Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 7:00 – 10:00 PM. This was the Armory’s major fundraiser for the year to support the mission and purpose of the organization and its programs.

Chairs were David Veselsky and Ken Elias. Honorary Chairs were Ruth Baum and Jan Willinger.
Committee members were Nancy Lambrecht, Linda Silpe, Janet Schur, and Barbara Golden.

The Armory is grateful for the generosity of the sponsors. Gold: Mrs. Elaine Adler, Mr. and Mrs. Saul Kravecas, Mr. David Veselsky and Mr. Ken Elias.  Silver: Ruth and Ted Baum, Dr. Barbara and Mr. Jerry Golden, The Liman Foundation, Linda and Donald Silpe, and Jan Willinger and Bob Spiegel. Bronze: Henni and John Kessler. Copper: Richard Baxter and Mary Lou Quayle, Ann and Doug Brown, Sarah and Bernard Gewirz, Beverly and Stuart Halpert, Ann and David Hobson, Peggy and Rick Katz, Zelda and Allen Mason, Marsha and Stephen Rabb, Carole Ruhlman and Bill Strawbridge, Janet and Kenneth Schur, Gloria and Stephen Vogel, Robert Wechsler. Patron: William Baer, Allison and Stuart Haft, Rosemary and Torrence Harder, Jackie Kaminsky and High Five Corporation, and First Federal Bank.
In-kind sponsors were Tito’s Handmade Vodka, and Steam Horse Brewery.
Photo Captions: All Photos by Jeanne Martin

  1.  Chairs David Veselsky and Ken Elias
  2. Elaine Adler and Marie Adler Kravecas with artist Ying Zhou
  3. Jan Willinger and Robert Spiegel
  4. Lois Zelman, Ruth Baum, Liz Baum
  5. Henni and John Kessler  
  6. Janet and Kenneth Schur
  7. Marsha and Stephen Rabb
  8. Executive Director Tom Pearson and Kathy Pearson
  9. Tracy and Jay Silpe
  10. Les Nuages: Ken Demonbreun, Gail Darling, Murat Turan, and Frank Cerabino


The Armory Art Center’s art school and galleries provide creative opportunities to enhance your life. The Armory has served the community for over 30 years. The mission of the Armory Art Center is to inspire the creation and experience of art and the Armory’s vision is to be the leading community resource for arts education. Serving over 3,000 students annually, the Armory Art Center offers 160 courses per term in six terms throughout the year to students ranging in age from pre-school to retiree. Classes in drawing, painting, photography, jewelry, fiber, ceramics, and sculpture are held in 12 state-of–the-art studios. Twelve exhibitions are hosted annually in three galleries. Exhibitions, lectures, and special events are open to the public. For more information, visit www.armoryart.org or call (561) 832-1776. The Armory Art Center school admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic, and other school-administered programs.