In its third year,
Sketch for Survival 2019 is a conservation campaign
organized by the registered UK charity, Real World Conservation
Trust, to raise funds through an online auction for conservation
charities that are pivotal in the battle to protect imperiled
animals. All profits from the sale of the artwork will be gifted
to this years beneficiaries: Ape Alliance, Giraffe
Conservation Foundation, Painted Dog Conservation, and
the Mariamma Charitable Trust.
The auction is now
LIVE and open for bidding. There is truly
a remarkable collection of original art, sketches, illustrations,
cartoons and photography in the 175 available lots. These works
have all been donated by the professional art community as well
as by celebrities, explorers, and world class photographers.
The gorilla (pictured) is Lindas contribution to this years
You dont have
to register to view the artwork, but if you come across a piece,
or pieces youd like to own, all you have to do is register,
make your bid, and then track the bidding activity by refreshing
the page on your selection(s). The closing date, Sunday, November
17th between 6 and 9pm UK time. This will be the most active
day since everyone wants to be sure they have the winning bid.
So mark your calendar as to not miss the deadline! Please remember,
all proceeds are dedicated to protecting endangered animals.
Your generosity and support of this most important auction is
paramount to its success. Thank you.