Just received this information this morning. Some of Jane Olson's hooking items are being auctioned. The proceeds are going to ATHA. Interested? Read on the information sent via email.
Fundraising efforts for the 2013 ATHA Biennial in Long Beach, California begin this Friday, November 4!
A variety of donated items will begin appearing for sale on eBay website!
To find these items, all one will have to do is type in ATHA Biennial 2013 in the eBay search box and hit “go.” To be kept "in the loop" save ATHA Biennial 2013 as one of your saved searches on eBay and you will automatically receive updates!!!
Many of the items going up for sale come from the estate of beloved fiber artist, Jane Olson. For those students and colleagues who would love a keepsake of Jane’s, you will find her treasures listed.
Items of interest from Jane’s collection that will be sold are:
One rug hook, a vintage handmade wooden braiding clamp, pieces of needlework done by Jane, milk glass, china serving pieces, “Hooked Rug” Springbok puzzle, dye spoons, antique needle holder, quilt handmade by Jane, quilt owned by Jane, various collectible antique pieces, flatirons and other items loved by Jane.
In addition, other items of interest will include a signed Patty Yoder poster, vintage hand painted rug patterns, hooks, books and a variety of other items too numerous to mention.
Join the fun--it starts November 4 with our initial listings, will be updated regularly and continue indefinitely. Check eBay often or save the search – ATHA Biennial 2013 - to see what is listed as new auction items will appear regularly.
Please tell all your friends and, yes, we would love for you to donate an item to ATHA Biennial 2013. FMI: Please contact Barbara Holden: firstname.lastname@example.org