Friday, July 27, 2012

DATES ANNOUNCED FOR WALTERS ART MUSEUM ANNUAL JEWELRY FAIR

WALTERS ART MUSEUM ANNUAL JEWELRY FAIR

WHEN: Friday, November 2-Sunday, November 4, 2012
WHERE: Walters Art Museum, 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore
410-547-9000, extension 305
www.wamac.org (Ticket and Hotel Information)

More than 20 American artists are teaming up with the Women's Committee of the Walters Art Museum to present the ninth annual Jewelry Fair at the Walters in the museum's stunning Sculpture Court. Selected for their talents to bring precious stones and metals to life in jewelry, these artists are recognized nationally for their work and vary in styles from classic to contemporary.

The three-day event also features an evening cocktail party with modeling by young Walters Enthusiasts, a jewelry making workshop for children, a daily treasure hunt for fine jewelry from local shops, a vintage & repurposed jewelry boutique, a talk by Maryland Historical Society Chief Curator Alexandra Deutsch and a lecture with verbal appraisals by Antiques Roadshow Veteran Berj Zavian.

Friday, November 2-Sunday, November 4, 2012

10 AM-5 PM

Admission to the Jewelry Fair is free.

 Jewelers include Cynthia Alderdice, Cornelia Goldsmith,

Angela Hein, Barbara Heinrich, Hannelore McDaniel,

Thomas Turner, Donna Veverka and Emma Villedrouin.


Friday, November 2, TBD

Presentation by Maryland Historical Society
Chief Curator Alexandra Deutsch
(FREE)

Friday, November 2, 6-8:30 PM

Opening Evening Cocktail Party with Artists
($75 Admission)

Saturday, November 3, 10 AM

Children's Jewelry Making Workshop
(FREE)

Sunday, November 4, 1 PM

Pearls of Wisdom & More with Antiques RoadShow's Berj Zavian
($50 Admission, $25 for Verbal Appraisal of Two Items)

Daily

Treasure Hunt & Vintage Jewelry Boutique