MINN-KOTA FESTIVAL
 FOR WORLD RELIEF

"The King will reply, "Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least 
of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me."     
Matthew 25:40 

 

 
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Artisan's Auction
This year's theme: "A Table For Sharing"

The sale will be held in one big auction ring with plenty of comfortable seating.
Here you will find skillfully crafted handworks and art in a multitude of mediums as well as some hard to find specialty items.

Sale Time: 10:30 am, Saturday, July 23, 2011
and will continue until 3:30 pm or until all items are sold.

Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards are accepted


"Stars With Flair" Quilt 
Queen Size (94"x106")
Machine pieced and hand quilted.
Made by Kathleen Miller and Lerace Graber

Donated by Mennonite Women of the Salem Mennonite Church

 


"Frolicking Leaves" Quilt
in shades of tan, brown & green
84" x 98"
Pieced and hand quilted

Donated by First Mennonite Mission Society

 


Marble Game
made of ash wood, 32 inches high,
no stain, water based urathane finish
Musical tone as the marble travels down the leaves.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Wrapping Paper Holder
Made of Walnut and Ash
35 x 8 x 8
Holds eight rolls of 30 inch wrapping paper

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Book Rack
Made of locust wood
18 x 6 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches
Adjustable to any length up to 17 inches

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Quilt Block Puzzle
12 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches
64 each of walnut and ash triangle pieces may be made into unknown possible patterns. 
Puzzle is in an ash frame.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Toy Box with Lincoln Logs
20 x 12 x 12 inches
Box is made from salvaged pallets.
180 piece Lincoln logs are made of mixed woods.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Luggage Rack
Made of walnut with maple and walnut lattice top
24 x 14 inches and 21 inches high
Folds for easy storage

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Wooden Bowl
Made of walnut with maple trim
10 x 4 1/2 inches
Food safe, but not dish washer safe.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Wooden Eggs
12 grade A large eggs handcrafted out of 12 different kinds of locally grown wood in a 12 compartment egg case

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Small Box
12 x 9 3/4 x 6 inches
Box is walnut with cedar floor and lid panel is multiple wood strips in a herringbone pattern

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Toy Tool Box with Tools
14 x 7 x 7
Tool box is oak salvaged from pallets. Tools include mallet, saw, square, screwdriver, and chisel made of various woods.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Wastebasket
11 x 11 x 11
Made from material salvaged from pallets

 Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Minnesota Twins Baseball Tickets

Enjoy four (4) tickets to a 2011 Minnesota Twins baseball game at the Target Field. Highest bidder will need to contact the donor a minimum of two weeks in advance to arrange tickets. 
Good luck and go Twins!
($240 Value)

Donated by Geronimo Wind Energy, Inc.

 

No Photo Available

Entertainment Center
55 inches by 58 inches
Right front side glass doors.
Left side open area 34" x 30" with shelf, with closed storage below.

Donated by Carl and Betty Gough

 


Girl's Cardigan Sweater
"Josephine" sweater made with acrylic yarn

Made and donated by E. Elaine Kauffman

 


Step Stool
18" x 12" x 12" with a 9" step that folds into the stool
Made of ash

Made and donated by Peter Preheim



Jewelry Box
Walnut with maple and cherry trim
11 1/8" x 9" x 4 1/2"
Cube design in lid gives a 3-D effect. Removable tray has multiple spaces for earrings and pins.
Floor and tray are padded to protect jewelry.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Walnut Candle Holder
Three candle holder unit of graduated heights.
5" x 5 1/2" x 3 1/4"
Box of 4 pure vegetable palm wax candles included.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Set of Two Walnut Candle Holders
12" x 2" and 8" x 2"
Box of 4 pure vegetable palm wax candles included.

Made and donated by Peter Preheim

 


Round Oak Plant Stand
11 3/4" wide and 18 3/4" tall
Finished in light oak and polyurethane

Donor is anonymous.

 


Octagon Oak Plant Stand
10 3/4" wide by 20 1/4" tall
Stained with light oak and finished with polyurethane

Donor is anonymous.

 


"Minnesota Blizzard" Pieced Quilt
88" x 97"
Machine quilted in shades of beige and brown

Made and donated by Erna Johnson

 


Hand Knit Afghan
"Enduring" pattern in plum color
45" x 60"
Made by Bernie Koller

Donated by Lila Neufeld

 

No Photo Available

Black & White & Plaid Quilt
Hand quilted in cotton
86" x 97"

Made and donated by Vicki Biggerstaff

 


MCC 2011-2012 Peace Traveling Quilt

This traveling quilt is a symbolic auction item intended to inspire bidders to contribute toward MCC's peace work in places such as Columbia, Sudan, and Afghanistan.

You are the donor!

 

No Photo Available

Covered Pan and Casserole with Carriers
9 Piece Set
Bright red, gold, green and brown print quilted fabric was designed and made to carry a covered 9x13 pan and one to carry a covered glass casserole. Included in the set is a quilted server with wood handles for the 9x13 pan, 2 hot pan holders, 2 round quilted mats. the covered aluminum pan and covered glass casserole dish.
A perfect gift for a wedding!

Made and donated by Bea Falk



No Photo Available

Covered Pan and Casserole with Carriers
9 Piece Set
Black and white print quilted fabric was designed and made to carry a covered 9x13 pan and one to carry a covered glass casserole. Included in the set is a quilted server with wood handles for the 9x13 pan, 2 hot pan holders, 2 round quilted mats. the covered aluminum pan and covered glass casserole dish.
A perfect gift for a wedding!

Made and donated by Bea Falk

 

 

No Photo Available

Covered Pan and Casserole with Carriers
9 Piece Set
White and black print quilted fabric was designed and made to carry a covered 9x13 pan and one to carry a covered glass casserole. Included in the set is a quilted server with red wood handles for the 9x13 pan, 2 hot pan holders, 2 round quilted mats. the covered aluminum pan and covered glass casserole dish.
A perfect gift for a wedding!

Made and donated by Bea Falk

 


"Chimneys & Cornerstones" Quilt
90" x 114"
Pieced and hand quilted

Made and donated by Darlene Hofer, Adeline Friesen and Edie Tschetter

 


"Charlotte's Sampler" Quilt
58" x 73"
Machine pieced and quilted
Brown, blue, pink and cream - Block of the Month Sampler
Made by Brenda Elton

Donated by Beverly Carlson

 


Patchwork Quilt
62" x 76"
Hand pieced and hand quilted

Donated by Joyce Bucklin


"Railway Fence Purple"
92" x 108"

Made and donated by Ardella Gross

 


Wall Hanging / Table Center Piece
24 1/2" x 24 1/2"
Tan background with appliquéd flowers
random colored squares

Made and donated by Edie Tschetter

 


"Prairie Star" Table Runner
22" x 55"
Pieced and hand quilted in tan and green color
Made by Lena and Anna Ewert

 


Christmas Tree Table Runner
14" x 34"
Variety of pieced white squares as background for appliquéd flowers

Made and donated by Edie Tschetter

 

No Photo Available


"Country Love" Quilt
99" x 110"
Pieced and hand appliquéd
Purchased top from "Amish Country"
Machine quilted by Monica Hofer

Donated by Cindy Graber, Monica Hofer, and Gertie Graber

No Photo Available


"Wondering Bear Paw" Quilt
100" x 111"
 Pieced and hand appliquéd
Top purchased from Indiana
Medallion style in browns and olive greens
Machine quilted by Monica Hofer

Donated by Hutterthal Mennonite Church

 


"Tweety Bird" Baby Quilt

34" x 38"
Cotton with polyester filling
Tied
Green background with 4 frames of Tweety Bird
Made by Worship & Sew

Donated by Bethel Mennonite Church

 


"My Little Pony" Baby Quilt
43"x 53"
Cotton with polyester filling
Pink, purple and teal with hearts and My Little Ponies
Machine quilted
Made by Worship & Sew

Donated by Bethel Mennonite Church

 


Multicolored Quilt

56" x 76"
Cotton with polyester batting
Alternating squares blue and multicolor
Machine Quilted
Made by Worship & Sew

Donated by Bethel Mennonite Church

 


"Mauve" Quilt

 60" x 74"
Cotton with polyester batting
Machine quilted
 Quilted with alternating mauve and flowered 6" squares
Made by Worship & Sew

Donated by Bethel Mennonite Church

 


Doll Bed
23" x 16" x 6"
Made of 28 quart plastic tote and cotton fabric
Sewed and quilted
Perfect for American Girl dolls and storage of dolls, doll clothes and bedding when not in use

Made and donated by Bertha Klassen

 


"Old Ivory" Syracuse China - 6 Serving Set
This is a wonderful set of Old Ivory Syracuse China.
The six serving set has extra plates and bowls, but is missing one cup saucer

Donor is Anonymous



"A Community Spirit" P. Buckley Moss Print
28" x  22 1/4"
In walnut frame
Amish life depicted by barn raising.
Number 761 print of 1000 made especially for Mennonite Central Committee

Donated by Mennonite Central Committee

 

No Photo Available

Tractor

Made of metal and plastic
8 1/2" long
Special Edition Model "R" Waterloo Boy 1912-1919

Donated by Martin Harder


John Deere 80 Tractor
Ertyl 1/16 replica, die-cast metal

Donated by Fred Haar, Co., Freeman, SD

 


John Deere 730 Tractor
Ertyl 1/16 replica, die-cast metal

Donated by Larry Tschetter

 


706 Farmall Tractor with Heat House
Ertyl 1/16 replica, die-cast metal

Donated by Case-International,
Freeman, SD

 


Farmall M Tractor
Ertyl 1/16 replica, die cast metal

Donated by Case-International,
Freeman, SD

 


Verenike Meal for Six
This five course meal will be served in the Larry & Edie Tschetter home, Freeman, SD. 
The date will be decided by the purchaser and hosts.

Donated by Larry & Edie Tschetter

 


Hanging Plant or Bird Feeder Tree
3" pole, 9' tall made of steel
Four steel hooks welded to pole, then powder coat painted

Made and donated by Arthur Carlson

 


Canopy Doll Bed
10" x 24.5" x 23.5"
This walnut wood canopy doll bed was hand made by Jim Sprague, Pastor of the Butterfield Community Bible Church, Butterfield, Minnesota. The wood was from a tree that church member, David Dick, cut down. The stain and finish is an amber shellac. It will fit up to and including the size of an American Girl doll. The bedding includes a fitted bottom sheet, a top sheet, and pillow. The pieced quilt is machine quilted and hand tied. The canopy covering is removable. This was made by Bea Falk, also a member of the Community Bible Church. This will be a treasured heirloom for any little girl to pass on to future generations.

Made and donated by Jim Sprague and Bea Falk

 


Wolfgang Puck 5 Qt Electric Pressure Cooker
This new 4-in-1 appliance functions as a pressure cooker, a stockpot, a rice cooker and a  steamer. Its preset cooking programs offer a set-it-and-forget-it convenience.

Donated by Betty Castor, Vermillion, SD

 

No Photo Available

"Novelty Tied Quilt"

50" x 60"
Pieced and tied in a blue and red cow theme

Made and donated by Bethel Mennonite Church
Worship & Sew


Prime Rib Dinner
for 8 adults

A prime rib dinner at our house in Crooks, SD for 8 adults at a time that all parties agree to

Donated by Glenn & Cheryl Wollman

 


Two (2) Adirondack Chairs
36" x 30" x 30" each
Made of cedar, sealer applied, no stain or other finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Blanket Bench Chest
34" x 46" x 31"
Mae of oak with cedar lined chest under seat
Golden oak stain, polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Mini Deacon Bench
35" x 30" x 20"
Storage chest under seat
Made of oak with golden oak stain and polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


End Table with Newspaper Rack on Sides
23 1/2" x 32" x 17"
Storage cabinet under table
Made of oak with golden oak stain and polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Child's Table with Four Chairs
Table is 24" x 24" x 21 1/2"
Made of oak with golden oak stain and polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Doll Cradle
14" x 22" x 16"
Made of oak with golden oak stain and polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Child's Rocking Chair
25 1/2" x 23" x 14 1/2"
Made of oak with golden oak stain and polyurethane finish

Made and donated by Ted Hofer

 


Ancient Beach - A Scene from the Oregon Coast
16" x 20"
A one-of-a-kind handmade photograph taken on the Oregon Coast
Hand printed and matted by Sandy Robertson
Frame custom made by Peter Preheim

Donated by Sandy Robertson and Peter Preheim

 


Schmeckfest 2012 Tickets
Four tickets for the show and four tickets for the meal on March 23, 2012

Donated by the Freeman Academy Auxiliary

 


Case Toy Tractor
Precision DC-3 LP Gas, metal, rubber tires

Donated by Ed Duerksen

 


MCC For For All
People everywhere should have enough food to live active, healthy lives. Yet high and rising food prices are making basic food staples unaffordable for hundreds of millions of people all over the world and pushing people into deeper levels of poverty. We invite you to explore the root causes of hunger, to help MCC share food, a gift from God - and to consider your own food choices. MCC is responding where the needs are greatest.

You are the donor!

 


MCC Meat Canning

MCC meat canning in a tradition that dates to 1946, MCC workers take a mobile meat canner to U.S.  and Canadian provinces each October through April. With the help of volunteers in each community, the effort annually provides some 500,000 cans of meat for hungry people around the world. The meat canner comes to Mt. Lake in early November and to Freeman later in the month, so plan to join in the fun

You are the donor!

 


Cross Stitch Embroidered Quilt

97" x 192 1/2" queen/king
Machine quilted cotton in three shades of blue on a white background. Backing is a very small blue print.

Made and donated by Worship & Sew
Bethel Mennonite Church

 


Cowbell for Fun #2
3 1/4" x 3"
Don't miss out on the fun you can have with this cowbell! Ring it and remember those that will benefit from the MCC's milk programs.

Donated by Friends of the MinnKota Sale
and Cowbells.com

 


Bible Sampler

Weaving expressions of love, Woven Worship creators have created an example of what can be created with their kits.

Made and donated by
Woven Worship
Amy DeKliene and Joyce Haase

 


Woven Worship Kit
Weaving Expressions of Love

Kit includes everything you need to make your own weaving: material strips, marker, instructions and prestrung frame. Love is the only thing needed to create a custom design.
(read details in pdf format)

 Made and donated by
Woven Worship
Amy DeKliene and Joyce Haase

 

 

Oak Wastebasket

12" x 13"
Early American Stain, polyurethane finish

Made and donated by John Schwartz

 

 

Wood Wall Hanging

12" x 13"
Made of oak and walnut, resembles a quilt block
No stain, polyurethane finish

Made and donated by John Schwartz


Vintage Homer Laughlin Silver Trim Square Dishes Set
Made in the U.S.A.
Each type of piece has a different letter followed by the number 33 with N8 behind that.
There are 67 pieces.

Donor - Anonymous

 


John Deere Lawn Sprayer
20 gallon sloped bottom tank
75" boom with TeeJet plumbing TeeJet handgun with 15' of 3/8" hose, Shur-flo 60 PSI Pump, bowl strainer
Price $495.00
Made by Fast Distributing

Donated by Verlyn & Nancy Fast

 


Saturday Morning Brunch

This is a Saturday morning brunch for 6 people
(6 singles, 3 couple, family of 6 or whatever)
The meal will consist of egg bake, Belgian waffles, fruit, sausages and beverages.

Made and donated by Virginia Friesen

 


Cardinals Wall Hanging

12" x 14"
Made of 5 varieties of wood
Style called Intarsia using different varieties of wood. This item has 40 pieces.

Made and donated by John Schwartz

 


Black Quilt

87" x 102 1/2"
Black with multi-colored blocks and appliquéd flower border
Pieced, hand appliquéd and quilted

Made and donated by Salem Zion Mennonite Women

 

"Harvest Song Medallion" Quilt

97" x 110"
Pieced and hand quilted

Made and donated my Bethany Mennonite Church

 


"Logs Plus" Quilt

86" x 102"
Pieced and hand quilted, mostly greens.
Linda Pankratz chose the pattern and fabric.
Deanna Kehn pieced and quilted it.

Donated by Linda Pankratz

 

Green Tractor Flag

30" x 46"
100% nylon, weather resistant
Machine appliquéd green tractor on yellow background

Made and donated by Shirley Stephens

 


Garden Flag

10" x 15"
Nylon, weather resistant
Machine appliquéd green tractor on yellow background

Made and donated by Shirley Stephens

 

7 Tea Towels

Each 32" x 34", cotton

Made and donated by Alma A. Wollman

 


2 Dozen Frozen Cheese Pockets

Made and donated by Alma A. Wollman

 


2 Dozen Frozen Runzas

Made and donated by Alma A. Wollman

 


Mexican Vanilla

Donated by Steve Hopkins

 

Mexican Vanilla

Donated by Steve Hopkins


Mexican Vanilla

Donated by Steve Hopkins

 


Mexican Vanilla

Donated by Steve Hopkins

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(1) 27" x 36" in Vikings colors
(2) 27" x 49" in Vikings colors
Made by Moses Glanzer

Donated by Steve Hopkins

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(1) 27" x 45" light blue denim
(2) 27' x 46" light blue denim
(3) 27" x 31" mixed blue denim and bath towel
(4) 27" x 29" mixed blue denim and bath towel

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(5) 27" x 43" mixed colors
(6) 27' x 55" mixed colors
(7) 27" x 40" corduroy
(8) 27" x 44" corduroy

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(9) 27" x 60" light denim
(10) 27' x 55" dark denim with light stripes
(11) 27" x 57" light denim with dark stripes
(12) 27" x 54" dark denim

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(13) 27" x 33" multicolored bath towels
(14) 27' x 33" multicolored bath towels
(15) 27" x 43" multicolored bath towels
(16) 27" x 29" multicolored bath towels

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(17) 27" x 50" white chenille
(18) 27' x 50" rainbow
(19) 27" x 44" multi colors
(20) 27" x 51" multi colors

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(21) 27" x 43" mixed fabrics
(22) 27' x 59" mixed fabrics
(23) 27" x 55" mixed fabrics
(24) 27" x 60" mixed fabrics

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


Hand Woven Loom Rugs

(25) 27" x 40" mixed fabric
(26) 27' x 45" mixed fabric
(27) 27" x 44" mixed fabric
(28) 27" x 38" mixed fabric

Made and donated by Moses Glanzer

 


"Patchwork" Quilt

Pieced and machine quilted in multicolors

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 


"Log Cabin" Wall Hanging

23" x 23"
Dark/Light contrast with Burnt Orange Border
Hand pieced and quilted

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 


"Road to Oklahoma"
Wall Hanging

19" x 19"
Earth tones with green border
Hand pieced and quilted

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 


"Lancaster Rose" Quilt

99" x 112"
Red/Green on Off White
Hand appliquéd, pieced, and quilted

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 


"Double Wedding Ring" Quilt

94" x 106"
Greens on Off White
Hand pieced and quilted

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 

"Burst of Autumn" Wall Hanging

38" x 41"
Flannel in reds and blues
Hand pieced and quilted

Donated by MCC Quilt Room


"Party Mix" Quilt

90" x 108"
Scrappy earth tones and tan border

Donated by MCC Quilt Room

 

Country Denim Quilt

48" x 58"
Denim and flannel

Made and donated by Arlyss Brockmueller

 

Placemats - Set of 6

Each is 11.5" x 17.5"
Blues and greens
Pieced, appliquéd and machine quilted

Made and donated by Arlyss Brockmueller

 


MCC Sale Numbers

Wood
Years 2,3,4,5,6,8,9
These were purchased at the MCC sale several years ago.
Made by Larry Tschetter

Donated by Wm. Stahl

 


"Let's Share"

Donated by the Farmer's Market

 


"Let's Share"

Donated by the Farmer's Market

 


"Let's Share"

Donated by the Farmer's Market

 


"Let's Share"

Donated by Pie/Kuchen Chairman

 


"Let's Share"

Donated by Pie/Kuchen Chairman

 

"Let's Share"

Donated by Pie/Kuchen Chairman


Small Oak Table

Table is 24" high with a top 11" wide that folds open to be a 22" square top.
We took the pattern from a real old table made by FBM in the early 1900s. We added a checker board to the table.

Made and donated by Michael and Patricia Schaefer





 

 

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