Aiken Chapter Live Auction Preview, Friday, April 19, 2013, North Augusta, SC

  1. Windsor Jewelers Watch For the Lady that enjoys being fashionably late and looking great! Donated by Windsor Jewelers.
  2. Live Oaks & Spot-Tails Two (2) anglers enjoy not only the beauty of SC’s lowcountry in Beaufort but also a 1/2 day of light tackle fishing for “tailin’ reds.” Capt. Danny Rourk makes this trip happen on a mutually agreeable date. Fuel, bait & tackle provided. Donated by Capt. Danny Rourk.
  3. Got Shrimp  Beaufort Stew for 20! Another effortless entertaining opportunity brought to you by the CCA Aiken County Chapter Cooking Team! We provide all the ingredients that go into making that wonderful Lowcountry delicacy for twenty of your closest friends…including the beer. Brought to you by the soon to be famous CCA Aiken County Chapter Cooking Team. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
  4. Chase Allen Flounder South Carolina Artist Chase Allen is a believer in CCA SC! Chase is the owner of The Iron Fish located on Daufuskie Island, where amidst a shower of birdsong and fiery sparks, he forges colorful metal sculptures that are as unique and colorful as his historic island home. A featured artist in Charleston Magazine, Southern Living, and Coastal Living his work is highly sought. Take home this large flounder measuring approx 29” x 17” and enjoy a piece of art that is sure to please.
  5. Wayne Hendrix Knives This South Carolina native’s reputation in the knife making world precedes him! Allendale native Wayne Hendrix is one of only a select few knife makers that apprenticed under the legendary George Herron to learn his craft. His time spent with that legend is evident in his craftsmanship and 100% commitment to the highest quality product money can buy. As such, Wayne has been named CCA SC Knife Maker of the Year for 2013. This knife package includes a matching pair of his ever popular oyster knife and a skinning knife. Donated by Wayne Hendrix and CCA SC.
  6. Natural Cowhide Rug Add character to your décor with this authentic piece of cowhide! These actual cowhide rugs from Brazil, Columbia, and Argentina make for a fantastic floor covering. As no two are alike, each piece comes with suede backing making them suitable for both indoors or out. The durability and wear-ability will make you want more! Donated by Natural Cowhide and CCA South Carolina.
  7. Tails This brass redfish sculpture has been a favorite of CCA members for nearly a decade! This piece will be wonderful centerpiece in your office, home, or camp. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  8. Shrimp & Grits for 20 Aiken CCA Cooking Team Head Chef, Richard Berry, is bringing this quintessential lowcountry favorite to you. As a 2008 & 2010 winner of the CCA SC Cooking Team cook off, Richard knows shrimp & grits. We supply all the necessary supplies along with the cold beer! Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by the Aiken CCA Cooking team.
  9. West Florida Snook Fishing Extravaganza Two lucky anglers will enjoy two half-days of inshore fishing with 2 different professional guides out of Bradenton, FL. Try your luck with the elusive “linesider” aka Snook and other inshore species with two of Bradenton’s top guides. Your trip for two also includes a 5 night stay in a private 2 bedroom/2 bath home that sleeps up to six guests. This Florida “beach style” home provides a quiet, private, relaxing atmosphere that is convenient to shopping, the beaches and the Gulf of Mexico. This property was completely remodeled in 2009. Just 5 miles or less from the beautiful Gulf Beaches, an aquatic coastal preserve with bike and kayak trails, shopping, movie theaters, grocery/drug stores and much more! The blue/green waters and pure white sandy beaches of the “unspoiled” Gulf of Mexico are just minutes away along with great dining and shopping. Trip must be booked on mutually agreeable dates and taken within one year of purchase. Does not include gratuity.
  10. Baffin Bay Adventures for Four Texas; home of the gator trout! Four anglers will join Capt. Brandon Banta for two days of fishing off the shores of the Kennedy and King Ranches in Baffin Bay. Your trip includes three nights lodging and meals. First day you will be on the boat before dawn with a hot breakfast in you heading to the rocks of potholes for bull reds and big momma trout. After a long day on the water and some more of Capt. Banta’s home cooking, stories by the fire, and a good night’s rest, you’ll be back on the water the next day for a repeat! Capt. Banta’s lodge sleeps six people so round up some buddies and make it a Baffin Bay adventure for a whole crew. Trip must be taken on a mutually agreeable date by May 2014. Trip includes lodging, meals, tackle, lures, and non-alcoholic drinks. Does not include, license, live-bait, and tips. Donated by CCA Texas.
  11. Helicopter Hog Hunt the JB Hunting Ranch Talk about bringing home the bacon! You’re getting airborne for a hunting trip of a lifetime! This trip is to Palacios, TX (just south of Houston) on the 40, 000 acre JB Hunting Ranch! Two hunters will spend two hours shooting hogs from the side doors of an R44 helicopter! This old Texas ranch has an unlimited supply of hogs and other varmints and you are the guy to help bring them under control! Trip includes one night’s accommodations, a lighted pier for fishing during the evening as you relax, all game retrieval by a guide, a videotaped recording of your hunt, a pre hunt safety orientation, and the guns! Trip must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and is good for one year from the date of purchase. Donated by CCA South Carolina. This item does have a reserve.
  12. The Ya Ya Sisterhood Weekend: Just for the CCA Ladies! Ya Ya’s Unite! How about an Edisto weekend getaway for 10 of your closest friends? Included is a three day/ two night stay at a luxurious Island beach house. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date between September 2013 and May 2014. Donated by Phil Sutton and CCA South Carolina.
  13. Beaufort Blast & Cast    Two (2) people enjoy a beautiful day on the low country waters of Beaufort, SC with Orvis Endorsed Guide Capt. Owen Plair shooting Marsh Hen and catching redfish in the same outing. The cast and blast charter is a fun filled adventure that can challenge even the most experienced shooter and angler. Poling through the vast open saltwater marshes flushing out marsh hen, shooting small gauge shot guns, with a limit of 15 per person. Then focusing on our great fishery for Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and a large assortment of other species. Not every day can you have the challenging experience of the Cast and Blast in Beaufort, SC. Light Tackle and Fly Fishing equipment will be provided. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Capt. Owen Plair.
  14.  Marlin & Sailfish Slam This brass over marble sculpture has been a favorite of CCA members for nearly a decade! This piece will be wonderful centerpiece in your office, home, or camp. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  15. Genteel Quail Hunting There is no finer way to spend a day in the southern woods than quail hunting! CCA SC state board member Kyle Godley will host two (2) well – seasoned hunters for a day of Quail hunting in the only manner it was intended – Southern Style! Join Kyle at Dennis Farms/Hilliard Plantation located in Rembert, SC for your chance to enjoy a true southern tradition. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date after the 2013 deer season. Donated by Kyle Godley and James Dennis.
  16. Spider Riggin’ The Hill Come spend a day chasing pre-spawn crappie at Lake Thurmond with Aiken CCA Member Andy Redwood.  Early spring is the best time to catch the big crappie, and two anglers will enjoy a full day of spider riggin’, one of the most effective techniques for catching the slabs.  All fuel, bait, and tackle provided.  Just bring sunscreen and refreshments.  Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable day. Donated by Andy Redwood.
  17. Charleston Inshore…First Class! Low Country guide Rob Glasser takes two (2) anglers on a ½ trip in the heart of Charleston. Fuel, bait & tackle are included just bring a healthy appetite for light tackle inshore angling. Please schedule on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Capt. Rob Glasser.
  18. Fish Fry for 25 Your last chance of the night to have the CCA Aiken County Chapter Cooking Team do all the work while you do all the entertaining. We provide the fish, the trimmings, and the beer for you and 25 of your friends. Donated by the Aiken County CCA Chapter Cooking Team.
  19. Juggin’ The Hill – No Sunscreen Required Ever seen the movie Jaws? Two anglers will get that Jaws “feeling” when they spend an evening jug fishing for catfish at Lake Thurmond with Aiken CCA member Andy Redwood. Mid to late spring is the best time to catch the big flatheads when they move into the shallows to spawn.  All fuel, bait, and tackle provided.  Just bring refreshments.  Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable day. Donated by Andy Redwood.
  20.  The Local Boy Outfitters/ K2 Mystery Cooler Real Value. Real Cold. This 55 qrt roto-molded cooler is becoming the hottest cooler on the market! Stuffed with goodies, you have to buy it to find out what’s in it! Donated by Local Boy Outfitters of Lexington and K2 coolers!