2016 Barns on Main

Proceeds Benefiting


Live Auction Process & Instructions


  • The auction is finally here! The Barns on Main auction will take place at 3pm on the activities stage at Wauktoberfest, located on Endres Mfg. grounds (802 S. Century Ave, Waunakee).
  • Live action, in person bidding only 
  • Bidders are encouraged to attend the live auction on Sunday, September 18, at the Wauktoberfest Celebration on Endres Mfg. grounds
  • If you are the winning bidder, you are obligated to purchase the barn 
  • Barn purchase payments are due upon completion of auction. Acceptable payment forms: cash and checks, made out to the Village of Waunakee
  • The bid winners will be responsible for transporting their barns from the live auction tent on the Wauktoberfest grounds
  • All barn bids start at $200

Live Auction Date 

  • Sunday, September 18th at Wauktoberfest Celebration on Endres Mfg. grounds

Barn Gallery

  • Artist: Don Spencer
  • Work Title: "Mills of Waunakee" 
  • Media: Stained glass, glass tiles, adhesive
  • Location on Main Street: Mill House Quilts

Front

mills of waunakee front

Back

mills of waunakee back
  • Artist: Jenna Gilmore
  • Work Title: "Waunakee Gothic"
  • Media: Acrylic Airbrush on Steel
  • Location on Main Street: Lone Girl

Front

Waunakee Gothic Front

Back

Waunakee Gothic Back
  • Artist: Carly and Pat McGowan
  • Work Title: "Don't Forget Your Roots"
  • Media: Enamel Paints on Steel
  • Location on Main Street:Lone Girl

Front

Dont forget your roots front

Back

Dont forget your roots back
  • Artist: Abby Wilson
  • Work Title: "Born from Prairie, Return to Prairie"
  • Media: Acrylic on Steel
  • Location on Main Street: Red Barn Co.

Front

born from prairie return to prairie front

Back

born from prairie return to prairie back
  • Artist: Jeff Murphy, Jennifer M. Cuccia, Leo Nello Rotelli
  • Work Title: "The Spirit of Wisconsin"
  • Media: 72 Different Inlaid Woods, Bard Wood, Copper, Watercolor, Glass Porcelain Tile, Iron
  • Location on Main Street: Fred's Village Market

Front

the spirie of WI front

Back

the spirie of WI back
  • Artist: Erin Moran and Steph Moran
  • Work Title: "Pieces of Home" 
  • Media: Acrylic paint, tiles, grout, adhesive
  • Location on Main Street: US Bank

Front

pieces of home front

Back

pieces of home back
  • Artist: Beth Crook
  • Work Title: "Color of Summer"
  • Media: Hand dyed fabric, rope, string, wool, sealant
  • Location on Main Street: Ripp's Bar

Front

Color of Summer front

Back

Color of Summer back
  • Artist: Liz Pfeifer
  • Work Title: "Repair, Reuse, Make Do"
  • Media: Steel, Fused Glass, Paint
  • Location on Main Street: Endres Plaza

Front

repair reuse make do front

Back

repair reuse make do back
  • Artist: Lori Carlson and daughter Claudia Carlson
  • Work Title: "Quilted Barn"
  • Media: Paint, Ceramic
  • Location on Main Street: Gold Nugget

Front

Quilted Barn front

Back

Quilted Barn back
  • Artist: Stephanie "Millie" Agnew 
  • Work Title: "El Plurbus Unum, Out of many, one" 
  • Media: US Currency
  • Location on Main Street: Chamber of Commerce

Front

out of many one front

Back

out of many one back
  • Artist: Liz Pelton
  • Work Title: "We All Looked Up"
  • Media: Paint, Steel
  • Location on Main Street: Main St. Diner 

Front

we all looked up front

Back

we all looked up back
  • Artist: Kayla Proctor
  • Work Title: "Whimsy in Waunakee"
  • Media: Ceramics
  • Location on Main Street: Gather

Front

whimsy in waunakee front

Back

whimsy in waunakee back
  • Artist: Jane Vaughan
  • Work Title: "Barn Quilt / Quilted Barn" 
  • Media: 1" x 18" flat steel, paint, fabric, adhesives, and epoxy
  • Location on Main Street: Waunakee Furniture

Front

barn quilt quilt barn front

Back

barn quilt quilt barn back
  • Artist: Don Esser
  • Work Title: "Portrait of John Nils Rippen: There's a Face and Story Inside Every Barn"
  • Media: Horse Era Farm Implements
  • Location on Main Street: Chamber of Commerce
portrait
  • Artist: Daniel Skinner and Micaela Horning
  • Work Title: "What in Barnation?"
  • Media: Steel, Clay
  • Location on Main Street: Skalitzky Jewelers
what in barn nation