Aug 4, 2014 10:24 Pam’s Party Line for June 25, 2014 Pam’s Party Line for June 25, 2014 Photo provided by LAUREL DOUCET --- Contemporary Abstracts --- At the opening reception for Anne Cicero's 'Contemporary Mixed Media Abstracts' at Rue Cou Cou May 30 as part of Mid City Merchants Association's 'Hot Art, Cool Nights' gallery hop are, from left, Jovann Armstrong, Amy Anderson, Cicero, Mickey Asche and Keith Morris. by pam bordelon Aug. 04, 2014 Comments Gloves come off for fundraiser A new fundraiser debuts this week benefiting the Arthritis Association of Louisiana. It’s called “Take the Gloves Off for Arthritis!,” and features an auction of hand-beaded, painted and embellished evening gloves by local artisans as well as a fashion show. It all takes place this Thursday at Boudreaux’s beginning at 6:30, so don you’re sassiest summer cocktail ensemble and meet me there. Tickets and more details can be found at aaola.org Follow this link to the photos. Follow Pam on Twitter@pamspartyline.com. Items for Pam’s Party Line must be received by 9 a.m. the Monday preceding the run date. High-resolution digital photos should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Hard copy photos should be dropped off at or mailed to The Advocate, 7290 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Events will run no later than four weeks after they have taken place. The date, place of the event and a contact name and daytime phone number must be included. Photos will be used at the discretion of The Advocate.