Thursday, May 9, 2013

SOLD! Day 15 Item #12: Teen Writer/Caligrapher Elyse G. *RACE TO DONATE ITEM*

The Write Stuff for Boston Auction Race to Donate Day 15
Item #12: Calligraphy Writing from Writer/Caligrapher Elyse G
You are bidding on:
·         Custom handlettering name or quote (10 words or less, various styles available) on heavy cardstock (unframed)
Opening Bid: $15
Auction Begins: Thursday 5/9 @ 10:00AM EDT
Auction Ends: Upon RACE TO DONATE bid--or--Thursday 5/16 @ 10:00PM EDT
About this item: Elyse can do a name or a (short) quote chosen by the winner! No more than ten words so that it may fit comfortably on an 8.5 by 11 cardstock. If winner chooses to do a name, it will be on a 5 by 8 card (unless they prefer it bigger, but Elyse suggests 5 by 8 as it looks nicer).

Bio: Elyse G is a sixteen-year-old high school senior who is working on editing her first YA science-fiction novel and drafting her second. She's a member of the book blog YAvengers and does hand lettering as a side hobby. She loves to read and write pretty things.

Auction Terms:
    • Bid by posting a comment with your bid amount and email address; anonymous bidding is NOT allowed.
    • Do not bid unless you intend to pay that amount to the designated charity organization(s).
    • Bids are in U.S. Dollars.
    • FIRST BIDDER WINS.  Overbids are encouraged.
    • You may open bidding at more, if you’d like.
    • Winning bid is not final until the winning bidder is announced in the closing comment and notified by email (MAKE SURE TO CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER IF YOU DO NOT SEE ONE IN YOUR INBOX). Winner notification will be sent within 24 hours of item’s end.  Winning bidder must donate the winning bid amount to the designated charity organization(s) and provide a copy of the receipt within 36 hours of notification.  In the event a bidder does not claim their item, the item will be considered “forfeited” and I will proceed to the next to second highest, who will then have 24 hours to submit payment, and so on.
    • For physical items, unless otherwise noted, donor pays standard shipping within the U.S.; if winner is outside of U.S., winning bidder pays for shipping outside the U.S.
    • Items up for bid that involve critiques: ALL PAGES ARE TO BE DOUBLE SPACED WITH A TWELVE POINT TIMES NEW ROMAN FONT (unless otherwise noted).
    • For more information, please visit the “About Write Stuff for Boston” page.


  1. $15

  2. Congrats, Kaitlyn! You're the first to cross the finish line on this Race to Donate item! I'll send your donation instructions later tonight. Thanks so much!

    You also qualify for the sprint to the finish discount! This will be reflected on your winner email. :)