Monday, April 11, 2022

April Newsletter


Upcoming Meetings

April 16, 2022 - Katie Jones Feet
May 21, 2022 - Fiber Show in  Greenfield
June 18, 2022 - Glass Eyes Kathryn Walmsley
JULY 16, 2022 - Bird Inspired Challenge Dolls due
August 20, 2022 - TBA
September 17, 2022 - TBA
October 22, 2022 - TBA
November 19, 2022 - Alice In Wonderland Challenge
November 26, 2022 Show and Sale
December 17, 2022 - Christmas Party and Gift Exchange

April Birthdays
Katie, Sandy, and Ann R.

March 2022 Meeting Minutes
Zoom Meeting

Attendees:  Nita Butler, Maggie Carr, Ann Chuck, Vickie Clem, Julie and Ron Gausvick, Katie Jones, Martha Jungclause, Suellen and Virginia Odell, Joan Webb, Julie Wellpot, Leslie Wright, 

Old Business

Sue Odell ran the business meeting since Andrea is out of town.

May Doll Show in Greenfield May 1-28.  Set up will be May 1 between 2 pm and 4 pm or Monday, May 2nd, 3-6pm.  Labels will be provided, but we will need to provide boxes and drapes. We will hold our May 21 meeting at the gallery--20 N, State Street, Greenfield, IN.  Joan will print folded labels, but the doll's name, Name of the artist, Sale price, or NFS needs to be emailed to Joan by April 15, 2022.  Examples:   Meridith                                        King of the Jungle
                             Susie Dollmaker                            Susie Dollmaker
                              $100                                               NFS

Discussion occurred on plans for taking Christine Shively on Friday, April 8.  Martha and Sue will take care of keeping her entertained on Friday and taking her to dinner.  The start time for the class will be 9 am on Saturday, and 10 am on Sunday.  

Spirit Dolls--These will not be due until 2023.  

 New Business

Teachers for fall and next year were discussed.  It is getting difficult to find teachers.  If you have ideas for teachers, share them with Sue Odell or Julie Gausvik. 
One name was suggested:  Colleen Calhoun (SP)


Swap Meet--everyone went home with new treasures.

Show and Tell

Katie's Lion made at the February Retreat

Joan's Marmalade

Storage container available at Harbor Freight for $6.99

Martha's boxes

A few pictures of dolls in progress from the Christine Shively Workshop.

Upcoming Challenges and Events
July 16, 2022 - Bird Inspired Challenge Dolls due
November 19, 2022 - Alice In Wonderland Challenge
November 26, 2022 Show and Sale

April Meeting Checklist
  •   Nametag
  •   Show and Tell
  •   Ideas for 2022 programs