Salvation Army Holds Auction Preview

First look offers chance to meet artists


by Mike Ford

Friday marks the 7th annual preview for the Salvation Army's "Transformed Treasures" auction.

Dozens of creative artists have taken ordinary items found at the Salvation Army Thrift Store and transformed them. Money from the auction will go to fund the many Salvation Army programs around Alaska

There is a "Boots and Suits" challenge and many other eye opening transformations.

The preview is at the BP Energy Center, 1014 energy court avenue from 5-7 p.m.