Paint Your Pet’s Portrait Fundraiser

Helping Paws International is hosting a Paint Your Pet’s Portrait Fundraiser on November 18, 2012 at Wine & Design in Raleigh, NC.

Have you always dreamed of trying to paint a picture?  Well here is your chance to try.  With the help of a local artist giving you stroke-by-stroke instructions you will paint your pet’s portrait on a 16×20 canvas. What a lovely holiday gift for that special person your list.  Everything will be provided & refreshments will be served.  You may also bring your own wine and beverages.

  • What: Pet Portrait Party Fundraiser
  • For: Helping Paws Therapy, Assistance, &  Reading Dogs (B.A.R.K.S. Book Buddies)
  • Date: November 18
  • Time: 3:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Location: Wine & Design, 219 Bickett Blvd, Raleigh
  • Fee: $60.00
  • Reservations Required – Deadline: Nov 14


To Reserve you spot:

Registration Steps:  Registration Deadline is November 14

1) Go to this link, Helping Paws Sign up link:

2) Scroll down to Nov 18 & click on the Helping Paws logo

3) Scroll down and fill out the info blocks

4) Click Book Now which will take you to the pay page.  Fee is $60.00.

If you do not want to go through Wine & Design’s PayPal system, then you can pay by calling Wine & Design at: 919-374-0667

5) Select the picture of your pet you want to paint (You may have more than one pet in the picture).  It should be at least 300dpi and of good quality as it will be blown up to 16”x20” for the canvas.

6) Email the picture to Wine & Design at:

Attn: Helping Paws Pet Portrait Fundraiser

November 18

Your name, pet(s)name

7)  Please send an email saying you have completed sign up TO Helping Paws at:

About Helping Paws:

The Helping Paws is a non-profit, all volunteer organization.  Helping Paws trains, certifies and supports therapy dogs, assistance dogs & the reading support dogs in our B.A.R.K.S. Book Buddies. The dogs and their owners volunteer in all types for healthcare facilities, hospice, autistic camps & classrooms, schools, etc.

More info can be found at, and on FaceBook.


Helping Paws International

Jeani Gray, CEO

P.O. Box 91282, Raleigh, NC  27675


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