Friday, August 31, 2012

Chesterton Wizard of Oz Festival Auction

September 15 2012
Chesterton Middle School
651 West Morgan Ave.
Chesterton, IN 46304
$4.00 per person                 16 and under: Free
7:00 PM - 10 PM
Find that one elusive item to fill a hole in your collection or be among the first to grab the newest items on the market.  Dolls, figurines, toys, kitchenware, jewelry, plush, holiday decor, art, unique hand made items, a larger than life Wicked Witch of the West, and memorabilia autographed by original Wizard of Oz cast members Margaret Pellegrini, Clarence & Myrna Swensen, Danny Windsor, and Karl Slover.
Be sure to stop by the International Wizard of Oz Club booth to see the new plush Toto from Steiff!!  Ask about Steiff's special offer for International Wizard of Oz Club members.  Also on display at the International Wizard of Oz Club booth is the stunning art of Thomas Kinkade "Dorothy Discovers the Emerald City"  This piece truly is breathtaking in person. 
Adora 18 inch Wicked Witch of the West & Glinda

Gemmy Wicked Witch of the West   Over 6 ft tall!!!

Mattel Wicked Witch of the East
 San Francisco Music Box Horse of a Different Color
Plays a sound clip from the movie!
Festival poster autographed by Munchkins and framed with medal by Barbara Huddleson!
Westland Giftware Dorothy & Glinda 12" x 12" canvas wall art
Tarina Tarantino Wicked Witch of the West necklace from the My Pretty collection
Hand made reproduction Flower Pot Munchkin costume by Shawn Ryan.  Will be autographed by Margaret Pellegrini
Tonner Doll Company Flower Pot Spectator     Introduced in 2009 in an edition of 500.   Long since sold out.  Autographed by Margaret Pellegrini

Many more items donated by:
Desperate Enterprises
Paper House Productions
Advanced Graphics
Tarina Tarantino
Noble Collection
Warner Brothers Consumer Products
Westland Giftware
Wilde Imagination
Department 56
Madame Alexander
Trensetters, Ltd.
San Francisco Music Box
Kurt Adler
Ashton Drake
PPW Toys
Rubies Costumes
Bradford Exchange
Duneland Business Initiative Group
International Wizard of Oz Club
Margaret Pellegrini
Myrna Swensen
Karen Owens
Shawn Ryan
Barbara Huddleson
Curiozity Corner
To see more auction items please pick up a program at the Storyland Collectables booth or better yet attend the Saturday night event!  All of the items could not be shown and isn't it always better to see things in person?!  Happy Bidding!
For more information on The Chesterton Wizard of Oz festival please visit the official website