Lectures, group discussions and hands-on explanations of antiques and fine art.
Hands up for hands on! If you have the hankering to know more about antiques, or you simply want to know what it’s like to hold a fortune in your fingers, book now for your place in a series of workshops that let you get a grip on your subject of choice.
Each seminar is $40, which includes a glass of wine and is is limited to 10-20 people, so everyone gets a go at increasing their expertise. To be sure of your place in this year’s workshops book now!
Better still, book five sessions and get the sixth for free. Enter the code SIXTHFREE at checkout.
Every Thursday in Spring from October through to November, a member of the New South Wales Chapter of the Australian Antique and Art Dealers Association hosts a seminar on a specialist subject at their premises. That way you learn the same way the experts do, by having and holding.
Let the years recede and the past come alive in these practical sessions open to anyone interested in art, ceramics, jewellery, furniture and silver. In just 90 minutes, insiders’ insights will help you be that little more discerning if you want to be a better collector.
Thursday 11th October, 6-7:30pm NO LONGER TAKING BOOKINGS
Commemorative Pottery – Charles II to Edward VII – 1662 – 1902
I/ 15 Boundary St, Rushcutters’ Bay NSW 2011
T: 9361 3567
Thursday 25th October, 6-7:30pm
Frayed at the edges – 30 years of conservation challenges
1/15 Boundary St, Rushcutters’ Bay NSW 2011
T: 9361 3567 or M: 0414 418 177
Wednesday 31st October, 6-7:30pm NO LONGER TAKING BOOKINGS
Australia’s Animals Discovered 1788-1888
Antique Print & Map Room
Shop 189, 392 Jones Street, Ultimo NSW 2007
T: 02 9267 4355
Thursday 1st November, 6-7:30pm BOOKED OUT
(Please note new date, this has been rescheduled from the 18th October)
The Art & Style of the House of Cartier in the early 20th Century
Anne Schofield Antiques
Anne Schofield Antqiues
36 Queen St. Woollahra NSW 2025
T: 9363 1326
Thursday 8th November, 6-7:30pm
Wood – It’s use in English, European and Australian antique furniture – A workshop discussion with examples
Ben Stoner Antiques
24 Queen Street, Chippendale NSW 2008
T:02 9699 6166
Thursday 15th November, 6-7:30pm BOOKED OUT
A Cache of Jewels – Stones, Styles, and Splendour in the 19th Century
Greene & Greene Antiques
86 Queen Street, Woollahra NSW 2025
T: 9328 1712