Saturday, September 27, 2008

The People of Darfur Need YOUR Help!




The people of Darfur are suffering and YOU CAN HELP!

The wonderful portrait artist, Enzie Shahmiri, has painted the above painting of a little Sudanese girl at a feeding center in Darfur, which she auctioning off on Ebay to raise funds. 100% of all proceeds will be donated to the United Nations UNHCR to aid the people of Darfur.

The auction will take place on October 1, 2008 on Ebay through Mission Fish and will run for approximately 10 days.

Painting size 14" x 18"
Oil on canvas

Original Photo taken by Stephanie Zito

Thank you for supporting a worthy cause!

Etsy Shop: http://artenzie.etsy.com
Website: http://www.enzieshahmiri.com/
Blog: http://world-market-portraits.blogspot.com/

6 comments:

Enzie Shahmiri said...

Thank you so much for posting about the Aid Darfur Fundraiser! I really appreciate all your efforts and hope that the auction will be huge success.

All the best,

Enzie

Renee said...

I find this painting sadly compelling. My heart breaks for the people of Darfur. Such suffering should not exist anywhere on this planet. That we cannot more past the impulse to slaughter each other is truly a shame upon humanity.

kim* said...

wow this is great

Holly said...

This is an amazing effort to help the people of Darfur. I love it!

Laane said...

Thank you for bringing this to my attention.
I hope many more people will notice it.

CoconutPalmDesigns said...

Thank you all for your comments. This auction started today. Please visit http://www.enzieshahmiri.com/ where you can view this painting and make your bid!