Friday, May 21, 2010

Blueprints May 2010

Imitation of Life Construction Company
May, 2010
Next Meetings, Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Sew Pro, 4951-b Clairemont Dr, San Diego Ca 92117
6:30 – 9:00pm.
The purpose of the IOLCC is to share the joy of doll making and collecting and to bring this enjoyment to the community through exhibits, workshops & programs.
Rummage Sale:
We had a successful rummage sale at Patti Culea’s on May 15th. Thank you, Patti, for hosting it and thanks to those who came on Friday to sort, price, and set up, and to those who came on Saturday to sell, and pack up afterwards: Kelly Riley-Duckworth, Susan Berkowitz, Joann Dossett, Carol Whelan, Rosemary Hernandez and Carrie Nisil.
Since we didn’t sell it all, there is another rummage sale this weekend, May 22nd, at Sheila Godfrey’s house, 908 Morse St. Oceanside. (760-757-4122 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. We have two members volunteer to help Sheila and Lois with this sale, but would welcome more. (Lois -760-438-3431, )

May Meeting:
At the May meeting we will be doing the following:
  • vote on how to spend the Rummage Sale money.
  • work on party favors for Tea Party - if you can, bring cutting boards and rotary cutters!
  • do Show & Tell - anyone been working on something fabulous they want to share?
  • Talk about the next chapter in Anatomy of  A Doll by Susan Oroyan if we have time.

Doll Camp Update:Doll Camp is on! We have enough down payments to reserve Angel’s Landing in Julian for November 12th-14th. Patti Culea will teach. See the Doll Camp Registration form for all the details. There is room for more students, so join in the fun.

Dimensions in Dollmaking 2010 Update:
“Dimensions in Dollmaking” also still has room for more entries. This will be at the Comic-Con convention in San Diego, on July 21st-25th. It’s an exciting new venue for us and will be fantastic exposure for our dolls. We need your promise form  by May 30th and the dolls by July 10th.

Tea Party Update:
IOLCC’s 20th anniversary party is Sunday, July 11th. Sandy Feingold and Joann Dossett are organizing this. They will be discussing details and leading us in making party favors at the May meeting. The theme ties in with the 20th anniversary, which is china.


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Thursday, May 20, 2010

Huge Rummage Sale at Sheila's House Saturday May 22nd

This Saturday from 8 am - 3:30 pm will be our second Rummage Sale. Come on out and support the IOLCC - still lots of goodies to be had!
Click on the 'Google Calendar' button below to get more info and a map to Sheila's

Monday, May 10, 2010

Huge Rummage Sale This Weekend!

HUGE RUMMAGE SALE ! May 15, 8-3pm at Patti Culea's house, 9019 Stargaze Ave. San Diego, CA 92129
Many past members have donated their amazing stashes to our doll club. We will have a rummage sale at Patti's house on Saturday, May 15th. We'll have patterns, books, fabrics, yarns, threads, sewing machines, dolls, quilts, trims, and many other sewing and craft items. Everything will be at hugely reduced prices. And, none of it is junk. Even those who don't make dolls will find something they'll need.Let's come out and support this. 
If you can help either Friday to sort, price, etc. or Saturday to set up, sell and clean up afterwards, from 9 a.m to 3:30 p.m, either day, please call Lois, at 760-438-3431. Patti and I could use some help.

Link to Facebook Event for Rummage Sale Info
Link to Yelp! Event for more info on Rummage Sale
July 11th - Our 20th anniversary party.
July 22nd-25th - Dimensions in Dollmaking-2010
November 12-14th - Doll Camp in Julian, with Patti Culea

Everyone needs a stuffed animal to hug.Lois Boncer
The zebra says, "Don't vark too aard"