The "Ducks In a Row" sculpture series was funded with a city beautification grant awarded to Jerri Stanard, K12 founder.
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Stanard discovered the damage early Saturday morning.
“It was unfortunate,” Taylor said. “It was very disturbing and upsetting for her.”
Community members, local artists included, arrived to help K12 staffers restore the ducks shortly after photos of the vandalism were posted on social media.
Taylor said the incident was particularly troubling due to K12’s mission.
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“We are dedicated to cultivating the creative interest of the children of the Miami Valley,” she said.
The gallery is gearing up for its annual Art Off fundraiser set for 6 p.m .to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4.
It includes an art exhibit, speed painting, love music, refreshments, and a silent auction.
Tickets are $50 per person or $75 per couple.
They can be purchased in advance at the gallery or online at k12tejasgallery.org.
They will also be sold at the door the night of the event.
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