"Adam is a transplant recipient, and most recently lost the majority of his intestine due to and blockages... poor guy is sewn up like a zipper.
David Heatwole, Adam's dad, is a friend of mine from the arts publishing field. He and bride, Dawn are dealing with quite a bit, and I'm hoping to help them out.
I'm offering the original painting, Vincent Van Toad for auction. Bidding closes mid-night (12 am), February 1, 2011. The piece will come framed in my deluxe gallery frame, archival and sturdy. I am also adding a signed gallery catalog from the IC 14 show, where it won 2nd place in the Book category. Bidding is via email, to . Highest bid is on the blog and view the goods at: http://zillustration.blogspot.com/2010/12/van-toad-auction.html