Art Event at KCC packs school for inaugural opening party

Kansas City Christian community members and area residents got the art fair season off to a good start at the inaugural Art Event at KCC this past weekend.

More than 600 people packed the opening night party Friday, with live music and gourmet eats drawing a crowd. Organizers say they were able to raise around $50,000. The highest-grossing item in the silent auction was this work by local artist John Ochs, which went for $6,000:

On Saturday, patrons enjoyed the art displays, including a calligraphy station put on by PV’s own Doug Havach…:

And kids enjoyed the Creation Station art tables: