Hand to HeART: A Virtual Fundraiser Pairing Comfort + Creativity



Bidder Registration Instructions


  • Click on BIDDER SIGN IN (located at the top right corner of this page) and follow the short registration process.
  • If you are registering from your mobile phone you will use the same process by clicking on the BIDDER SIGN IN button. Select the button and then the 'Not a bidder yet? Sign up'. You will be directed to your email to confirm your registration. Once you have confirmed then sign back in as a bidder using the BIDDER SIGN IN button to view auction items/bid.


  • Enter BiddingOwl.com into your browser's address field.
  • Click on Bidder Sign In (located at the top right corner of this page)
  • Enter your Email login and Password to review your account.
  • View your Bid Status and Bid History by clicking on My Bids.


  • Browse the Categories above (green drop down menu, top left).
  • Select the item you wish to view to see details or to place a bid.
  • Enter correct Bid Amount into the field provided.
  • Click Bid and Confirm Bid.
  • Congratulations, you are the current High Bidder for the item!


  • Log into your Bidder Account to view your Bidder History.
  • Click on the Shopping Cart in the top right corner of the page and follow the short checkout process. Only items that you've WON can be checked out.


  • After items have been paid for, the next step is to make arrangements for collection or shipping. Buyers can choose to have their item(s) shipped or collect in person from the museum office located at 360 Nebraska St. in downtown Sturgeon Bay. All shipping and handling costs are the responsibility of the buyer and will be billed separately. Due to COVID-19, appointments will need to be made in advance by calling 920.746.0707 for in person pick-up. Items not picked-up without prior arrangements with museum staff by June 1, 2021 will become the property of the Miller Art Museum. For any further questions or information regarding shipping, please contact us directly.  


In order to receive TEXT MESSAGE NOTIFICATIONS on any item you've bid on, you must enter your telephone number under Account Details. Only when this option is selected will you receive text messages when you've been outbid. If not selected, notification will be sent to the email address you registered with.

The silent auction features 20+ lots with fantastic variety including art-related gifts and dining, lodging and gift certificates. The online auction is set to debut right here on Friday, March 19 at 6pm and will close Monday, March 29 at 8pm CST. BIG THANKS to the following Door County businesses and individuals who have supported our efforts: 5&J CoffeehouseDancing Bear, Door County Coffee and TeaDreamland PropertiesTadych's Econo FoodsKick Coffee, Novel Bay Books, Saguaro Day Spa and Wellness Center of Door County, Sonny's Pizzeria/Bridge Up Brewing Co.White Gull Inn, Madison Avenue MarketInvidia SalonAvenue Art & Company, Crate, Third Avenue Playhouse, Tom Jordan, Emmett Johns, Waseda FarmsJulie BroganLinda MeyersRenée McAllisterElizabeth Meissner-Gigstead and Hermke Timm.

“Hand to HeART” is a virtual opportunity to celebrate the Miller Art Museum's work and raise awareness for the continued support of the visual arts in Sturgeon Bay and the broader Door County and Northeast Wisconsin communities. For more information about the museum or the virtual fundraising event associated with this auction, contact the museum’s administrative offices at 920-746-0707 or  info@millerartmuseum.org. To purchase tickets to the virtual event on Monday, March 29, 2021 click here:  https://bit.ly/2QecSWZ.


Have questions? Please contact us!

Miller Art Museum

Thank you for your support!

Avenue Art & Company Crate Door County Coffee Dreamland Proporties Bridge Up Brewing co. Dancing Bear Sonnys Pizzeria Saguaro Day Spa Kick Coffee Econo Foods Waseda Farm White Gull Inn 5&J Coffeehouse Third Avenue Playhouse