Going Once. Going Twice. GONE!
The auction is now closed. Thank you all who participated.
And congratulations to the winners.
Four pieces of original MPN graphic art go on the auction block for one week starting MONDAY, APRIL 25.
These are the ORIGINAL BOARDS, in perfect condition, ready for framing, distributed Nationally by King Features Syndicate and signed by Terri Libenson.
Here’s how it works:
(1) Select the strip you want. Bidding instructions are below.
(2) Each evening we will post the leading bid for each strip here, http://www.mpnforum.com/auction
(3) The winning bidder can pay via PayPal or Credidt Card. 100% of ALL FUNDS GO DIRECTLY TO THE MPNRESEARCH FOUNDATION
(4) Your art will be shipped to you by MPNRF>
But if you suffer from it and can make people laugh along with you, laughter can be a relief.
For patients and their loved ones, that’s the genius of cartoon artist Terri Libenson and her nationally syndicated comic strip, Pajama Diaries Remembering her own struggles with myeloproliferative neoplasm Terri is donating four of her iconic original daily strips to raise money to fight this cancer. 100% of funds received from their sale at auction will benefit the MPN Research Foundation, the most successful source of MPN research funding in the past decade.
For yourself or as a gift for someone you love, you now have a chance to own a signed original strip.
The Cartoon Strips
ET1 Time to see the doctor “You’re not dying”
ET2 The Bone Marrow Biopsy “You’ll have to come in”
ET3 The Mutation “I married a muant”
ET4 Telling Mom the Diagnosis “Way to rip off the bandage”
Each Cartoon Strip is roughly 15×5 inches, hand-drawn on bristol board and is the Original dated, signed camera-ready art submitted to King Features Syndicates by Terri Libenson.
HOW TO BID
You can place your bid via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include your contact information. including your phone number. Leading bids will be published anonymously on line daily at www.mpnforum.com/auction.
To submit your bid send an email to MPNauction@gmail.com and specify on which of the four strips you are bidding
Each night the leading bid will be posted on http://www.mpnforum.com/AUCTION. The high bidder as of midnight, EDT, April 30, will be notified via Email.
Funds will be received by the non-profit MPN Research Foundation which will send the original art to the winning bidder.
In the search for a cure for this blood cancer, The MPN Research Foundation is the pre-eminent funder of leading edge scientific research into the causes and optimal treatment for myeloproliferative neoplasms. For more information about the Foundation visit: https://www.mpnresearchfoundation.org/