Art gallery hit by thieves holds fundraiser

Updated: 12/28/2013 9:01 PM | Created: 12/28/2013 8:59 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon,

An art gallery hit hard by thieves held a fundraiser on Saturday to help recover some of the lost money.

Re-Animated Styles had three large paintings stolen, which totaled almost a $2,000 loss. 

Saturday, the artist sold prints of the stolen paintings to help get some money back.

A photographer was also on hand to do photo shoots for donations.

Artist Angie Poynter says the theft could not have come at a worse time.

“It's never a good time to have an event like this happen or occur, but especially during the holidays when people are all about giving, and then to have things taken unrightfully's just a crush to the soul,” said Poynter.

The gallery was one of several businesses that fell victim to the recent robberies in Nob Hill. 

Re-Animated Styles is open Tuesday throught Saturday in Nob Hill.

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