Via an email from Nick Barrucci, artwork that was purchased at a benefit for the late Mike Wieringo is now being auctioned on eBay for a cause which pet owner Wieringo would probably have approved of:
Saved Whiskers Rescue Organization, Inc. announced today that placing up for auction original art drawn by artist Walter Simonson, who had donated drawings of his signature characters Thor and arch enemy Loki characters – auctioned off in memory of one of the greatest and nicest artists who had ever lived – Mike Wieringo – back in September ’07, and won by Dynamite President Nick Barrucci. Mr. Barrucci is now donating for a charity that he believes Mike Wieringo would have appreciated – Nick is donating his original Marvel’s Thor piece by Walt Simonson and Marvel’s Loki by Mr. Simonson as 2 donations of original pieces of art to the Saved Whiskers Rescue Organization, Inc. (S.W.R.O.). These piece will be auctioned through eBay at the following URL:
Saved Whiskers in a non-profit cat rescue organization.