AAFSW’s Virtual Auction 2021

Welcome to our first ever virtual auction! Browse our auction offerings below and come back here to start bidding on your favorites December 13, 2021 at noon when the auction goes live. Thank you for supporting AAFSW’s vital programs through your bids. Questions? Contact office@aafsw.org. The auction will end December 20 at midnight.


Bid Often, Bid High, Bid Again!!!
Joanna Athanasopoulos Owen, PhD
AAFSW Fun For Funds Fundraising Events Committee Chair


Categories include

ART: original paintings, prints, signed paintings, and more.

BOOKS: vintage pieces from AAFSW’s Art and BookFair, signed copies of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s book, and more.

CLOTHING: a designer scarf

DANCE: Virginia Ballet Company Nutcracker tickets

EDUCATION: an aptitude assessment, report, and career planning session with Nomad Educational Services’ Dr. Lauren Steed

FOOD: a lunch at DACOR, homemade holiday cookies, a dinner and tour at the Cosmos Club

GIFTS: a fleur de lys set from Creole and Cajun

HEALTH & WELLNESS: healthy lifestyle and healthy cooking workshops donated by Patricia Linderman, a virtual immune support workshop

HOME: various rugs from Art and BookFair

JEWELRY: “Not Just an EFM” bracelet, a personal high end jewelry shopping experience with former AAFSW President Joanna Athanasopoulos Owen, PhD

SPORTS: Tickets to a Washington Nationals game

You can see photos and starting bidding prices below.




Vintage Swedish Art Glass Signed by Artist

Starting bid: $350.00

Karen North Wells Signed Watercolor

Starting bid: $250.00

Sven Birger Sandzen Wood Block Print

Starting bid: $500.00

Giclee Fine Art Print

Starting bid: $200.00

Lacquer Box

Starting bid: $75.00

Original Art Print by Former FSO

Starting bid: $40.00


Biblia sacro sancta ad hebraicam ueritatem and probatissimoru ac manu scriptorium exemplarium fidem diligentissime recognita& restituta, 1569

Starting bid $1000

Elemens d’Histoire Naturelle et de Chimie. Cinquieme edition. Volumes II, III, IV, V, and VI

Starting bid $300

Foreign Etchings: A Series of Twenty Original Etchings by Celebrated Artists of France, Germany, Etc.

Starting bid $100

The Sacred Trusts: Pavilion of the Sacred Relics, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul

Starting bid $100

All In: The Education of David Petraeus (signed by David Petraeus)

Starting bid $50



Designer Scarf



Virginia Ballet Company Nutcracker Tickets

Starting bid $50


One Complete YouScience Aptitudes Assessment, Report, and one hour Career Planning session with Dr. Lauren Steed of Nomad Educational Services

Starting bid $30


Dinner and Tour for Four at Cosmos Club

Starting bid $200

Lunch for Four at Dacor

Starting bid $50

One Dozen Holiday Cookies by Nami Kritenbrink

Starting bid $15


Creole and Cajun Fleur de lis Set

Starting bid $50

Health and Wellness

One Hour Virtual Workshop to Support Immune System

Starting bid $25

Personal Health Workshop

Starting bid $20

Personal Healthy Cooking Workshop

Starting bid $65


Kazak Rug

Starting bid $225

Kilim Rug

Starting bid $225

Turkmen Type Rug

Starting bid $165


Not Just an EFM Stainless Steel Message Bracelet

Starting bid $15

Personal Shopping Experience for High End Jewelry

Starting bid $250


Four Tickets to a Washington Nationals Game

Starting bid $70