Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

'Seats and Eats' Set for March 23.(Schools)

Byline: Journal Staff Reports


RIO RANCHO The Rio Rancho Education Foundation is planning its first "Seats and Eats" fund-raiser for 7 p.m. March 23 at the Inn at Rio Rancho.

Artists from across New Mexico have taken basic wooden ladderback chairs and transformed them into personal works of art, which will be auctioned to the highest bidders. Twenty-four of the chairs, and eight child rockers, have been acquired.

Among the participating artists are Betty Sabo, Lynn Duff and Deb Fowler, as well as art classes from throughout Rio Rancho Public Schools. Former Gov. Garrey Carruthers and his wife Kathy will be designing a double-sized rocker. …

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