Archive for the ‘Appleton Events & Photos’ Category

best costumes halloween 2017
October 31, 2017

#SquadGhouls. Vote for Your Favorite Wickedly Creative Costume in Orlando’s Best Halloween Costume Contest.

It’s our favorite time of year, the seventh-annual Appleton Creative costume contest is back! We’re “exorcising” our creativity with these innovative DIY Halloween costumes. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite on Facebook, and be sure to check back to find out who this year’s winner is! Ashley Montgomery: Little Red Riding (in the) Hood […]

Raising Funds for Orlando Health Foundation at the 2017 Orlando Dragon Boat Festival
October 16, 2017

Raising Paddles for Orlando Health Foundation at the 2017 Orlando Dragon Boat Festival

This past Saturday, Appleton competed once again at the Walgreens Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival, and for the fourth year in a row we took home medals. After shaving off 10 seconds from our qualifying time in the final race, the Appleton team won 2nd place in this year’s division. There was plenty of food, […]

pet photography orlando
August 7, 2017

A Paws-itively Wonderful Time at Appleton

We’re in the dog days of summer and last Friday, August 4th, was no exception. Macbeth Studio took over our office space from 1 – 6 p.m. for its annual Dog Days Pet Portraits, and we paws-itively had a blast. In fact, Macbeth Studio’s Dog Days have proven so popular that we opened a second […]

orlando CPR Training
July 11, 2017

Stayin’ Alive: Hands-Only CPR Class

According to the Orlando Fire Department, Orlando is currently ranked the second safest city in reviving victim rates. To assist Mayor Buddy Dyer in his efforts to make our city the safest in the country, we recently participated in a hands-only CPR training course. We learned that more than 350,000 cardiac arrests happen in the […]

Orlando Gallery Opening
May 3, 2017

A Day of Recognition and Merriment in the Appleton Awareness Gallery

The opening show for our newest Appleton Awareness Gallery exhibit was a success. Featuring artwork created by child burn survivors and their burn buddies at Camp Tequesta in November 2016, the gallery show drew a large crowd that included local firefighters, community supporters, burn buddies, foundation members and the artists, themselves. Memorable moments from the […]

Orlando Women’s Conference
April 10, 2017

Women Who Own It: The Orlando Women’s Conference 2017

The seventh annual Orlando Women’s Conference took place on Friday, April 7, and our team had the privilege of being a returning sponsor of the 2017 event, which was held at the new Loews Sapphire Falls Resort. Aimed at empowering women, the Orlando Women’s Conference 2017 featured breakout sessions and keynote speakers from some of […]

Ugly christmas sweater contest
December 22, 2016

Orlando’s Best Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

We may not have sweater weather here in Orlando, but that didn’t stop us from wearing the ugliest wackiest sweaters we could find. Vote for who you think is more festivus than the rest-of-us. Comment on Facebook to make sure your favorite wins! 1. Kim Kruse Foran 2. Dolly Sanborn 3. Jacob Spikes 4. Victoria Colditz […]

November 23, 2016

Healing Wounds Through Compassion and Creativity — Appleton Visits Children’s Burn Camp

For a child, being the victim of a severe burn can create pain that extends beyond physical. There can also be lasting social, emotional and psychological impacts. The Children’s Burn Foundation of Central Florida is dedicated to enhancing the lives of young burn survivors, and it’s also the subject of the next Appleton Awareness Gallery […]

Orlando advertising agency hosts gallery show
September 27, 2016

Show Your Stripes: Zebra Coalition Takes Over the Appleton Awareness Gallery

As a thank you to the donors who support Orlando’s LGBT+ community, we invited them to a special event of Zebra Coalition’s Lives of a Different Stripe exhibit, open in the Appleton Awareness Gallery. They explored the artwork created by youth members of Zebra Coalition and LGBT+ supporters from around the nation. Of particular interest […]

macbeth photography and pet alliance of greater orlando
August 9, 2016

Hot Dog! It’s Time for Pooch Pictures Again

Returning to Appleton for a tail-wagging good time was Macbeth Studio and its First Fridays: Dog Days Edition. Over 50 dogs were in attendance at this event held in the Awareness Gallery Friday, August 5 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. While their pets hammed it up for the camera, the owners were served beer […]