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BCC Benefit Raffle

Proceeds of the BCC's annual Raffle go to fund the Bondurant Community Club's expenses and charitable donations.

Raffle ticket sales are on-going through the summer. Tickets become available as soon as our own June S. arrives in the Basin, much like the robin in springtime. Tickets can be purchased from June and from other enthusiastic folks throughout the summer at the annual Bondurant BBQ, at any BCC meeting or event, and - last chance! - right up until the drawing at Heritage Days.

Raffle tickets are $1.00 each or $5.00 for six (6).

Winning raffle tickets are drawn at Heritage Days, promptly at 2:00 pm. (Need not be present to win).

Proceeds of the annual Raffle go to fund the Bondurant Community Club's expenses and charitable donations.

Raffle 2016

"Happy Trails"

This year's Claudia Roberts original hand-stitched quilt is aptly titled "Happy Trails". This is an original design, featuring blocks of brightly colored, western themed prints.

Here is "Happy Trails", looking very cozy on a twin bed. It would also serve beautifully as a layered piece or lap quilt.

Thank you, Claudia!

Breaking news: The lucky winner of this beautiful piece is Gina Sweede - CONGRATULATIONS!


"Elk Family"

This year's generous donation from Sharon Nethercott and Mrs. Dockham's family, is a framed collection of the Elk family.

Featuring bull, calk and cow elk, the collection is a lovely example of Mrs. Dockahm's work.

This year the This item is made possible through the generosity of the late Mrs. Dockham's family.

Breaking news: The lucky winner of the framed print set is Irma Lichtendahl - CONGRATULATIONS!


Raffle 2015

"Buckaroo" Buckaroo
A perennial favorite of the annual Raffle is a hand-stitched quilt by Hoback Ranch's resident textile artist, Claudia Roberts.

This year's creation, "Buckaroo", right, is a lively adaptation of a the traditional "Tumbling Blocks" pattern. In bold black, white and red, the quilt will be a beautiful addition to any western decor!

"Wyoming Icons"

This year's high quality, framed and matted print by Mrs. Eileen Dockham's features Wyoming's official state icons: Bison, Indian Paintbrush, and the Meadowlark.

In addition to being a fun-fact display, the prints are lovely in their own right, photo left.

This item is made possible through the generosity of the late Mrs. Dockham's family.


Raffle 2014

Quilt: "Memories"

A perennial favorite of the annual Raffle is a hand-stitched quilt by Hoback Ranch's resident textile artist, Claudia Roberts.

This year's creation, "Memories", right, demonstrates creative use of the traditional nine-square quilt pattern. Dark and light shades cascade across the face of the quilt adding a modern touch to the traditional fabrics and patterns. The quilt is approximately 6' x 5' - an oversized lap quilt. A title and signature block adorn the contrasting back.

Fine art print: "Dandelions:

This fine quality, framed print features one of Mrs. Eileen Dockham's carefully rendered scenes: Dandelions in the field.

Mrs. Dockham's parents homesteaded in Bondurant, and Eileen grew up and raised her family in the Basin. She loved art and became well-known for her work in oils and watercolors. Her favorite topic was the western scenery that she loved. Her landscapes, wildflower and wildlife portraits are widely collected. This item is made possible through the generosity of the late Mrs. Dockham's family.

Raffle 2013

Quilt: "Summer Breeze"

Claudia's "Summer Breeze" is the perfect picnic quilt!

Tom Foreman won the quilt raffle this year. He is a visitor who bought the winning ticket from his friends Tom and Ginger Rooks, and Tom will surely treasure it as a reminder of his visit to Bondurant.

Fine art print: "Wildlife Families"

This fine quality, framed print was generously donated by the late Mrs. Dockham's family.

Once again, Pauline Robertson sold a winning ticket - this year to Barbara Pape of Daniel Junction. Barbara will enjoy the charming "Wildlife Family" print on her wall for years to come.

Raffle 2012

Summer Pinwheels 2012's winning raffle tickets were both sold by Pauline Robertson. Pauline has a knack for selling the winning tickets! Look for her in advance of next year's raffle.

Quilt: "Feeling Happy"

"Feeling Happy" was crafted by Hoback Ranches' own Claudia Roberts. The quilt features bright multi-colored squares, twinkling brilliant white highlights and a bold double border.

Justin Mulinix of Centerville, MD., won this quilt. Congratulations, Justin, and enjoy your wonderful souvenir of Bondurant!

DandelionsFine art print: "Dandelions"

This fine quality, framed print was generously donated by the late Mrs. Dockham's family.

"Dandelions" winning ticket was held by Brandi Mills - postmistress of Daniel, Wyoming. Congratulations, Brandi!

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Raffle 2011

2011's raffle featured wonderful prizes:

Dancing With The Gods Quilt: "Dancing With The Gods"

This beautiful full-sized quilt was crafted by Hoback Ranches' own Claudia Roberts. "Dancing with the Gods" is rendered in modern colors but evokes an ancient mythology.

The quilt was won by Pat Ehrman, who is thrilled to have a beautiful quilt for her guest room.

EagleFine art print: "The Eagle"

This fine quality, framed print features one of Mrs. Eileen Dockham's most beloved scenes: A majestic Eagle surveying his domain.

Mrs. Dockham was a life-long resident of Bondurant. Her parents homesteaded seven miles off the main road and Eileen grew up here, built a life with Billy Dockham and raised her children in the Bondurant Basin.

She loved art and became well-known for her work in oils and watercolors. Her favorite topic was the western scenery that she loved. Her landscapes, wildflower and wildlife portraits are widely collected.

This item is made possible through the generosity of the late Mrs. Dockham's family.

Tickets are still available - contact June Sweede, or come to Heritage Days where the winning raffle tickets will be drawn promptly at 3:00 pm.

Raffle 2010

Raffle 2010 was a great success - raffle ticket sales raised approximately $3,000 for the BCC!

2010's drawing was held at Heritage Days on August 14. Promptly at 3:00 pm, the winning tickets were drawn by enthusiastic youngsters. Lucky winners walked away with these wonderful prizes:

Arrow Head quilt "Arrow Head" Quilt

A perennial favorite at the Raffle is a hand-stitched quilt created by Hoback Ranches' own Claudia Roberts. 2010's beautiful lap quilt, right, was Claudia's original "Arrow Head" design.Great Outdoors wall hangingThe Great Outdoors

This exciting fabric collage was the Bondurant School children's art project this year. The piece was designed and created by the kids themselves. Each child created his or her own personal design for their square, which incorporated an outdoor theme, left.

The colorful creation was a sincere tribute to our beautiful Wyoming home - as seen through a child's eyes.

The winner of this raffle item generously donated it to the Bondurant Elementary School, where it is prominently displayed in the hallway to this day.

Big Horn Sheep fine art print

Big Horn Sheep

This fine quality, framed print, right, features one of Mrs. Eileen Dockham's most beloved scenes: Big horn sheep in the high country. Prints of Mrs. Dockham's paintings are made possible through the generosity her family.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT.

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Updated August 11, 2013.