Tuesday, January 6, 2009

What's Next?

We're in the process of planning the next show which will occur some point in June. Locations are being discussed and refinements are being made to improve on the success of this event. Sign up for Feedblitz on this blog to recieve the latest information on Stuarts show with the Merrimack Valley Rotary Club.

Monday, December 8, 2008


The Roadshow was a resounding success again. We'll be posting some pictures in the near future. Once again, Stuart put on a spectacular show and many interesting items were brought in for appraisal. Keep an eye out for the pictures coming soon.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Sold out again !!

We've sold out the Antiques Appraisal night tickets again... We expect to have over 100 people in attendance.

Some general admission tickets still remain for this evenings show. We have some very interesting items being brought in and it promises to be another great night. Pictures and a video clip will be posted in coming weeks so check back or sign up for email updates.

Thursday, October 30, 2008


Tickets have been distributed to all club members for sale. Additional press releases have been issued and we are in full sales mode. Flyers have been posted in Nabnassett at the Tedesci's and at the One Stop Market.

Stuart Whitehurst

Stuart Whitehurst came to Skinner in January of 1995 with over 11 years of experience in the field of fine and decorative arts. Stuart was instrumental in establishing Skinner as a leading source for all manner of historical documents, including books, manuscripts, letters, and autographs. This market is one of the fastest-growing and strongest at auction.

Beyond his knowledge of rare books and manuscripts, Stuart is a renowned senior generalist appraiser with extensive knowledge of Latin American paintings, prints and manuscripts, and English, Continental and Chinese decorative works of art and furniture from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. He regularly conducts appraisal days and benefit auctions for nonprofit and charitable organizations. He is also a leading auctioneer at Skinner and has lectured before numerous audiences, including the Appraisers Association of America.
Stuart is a graduate of the University of Virginia, and is currently an associate member of the International Society of Appraisers.

Monday, October 20, 2008


I spoke with Ken earlier today and it looks as though we'll have the printed tickets by Wednesday. Ticket sales continued over the weekend with a few more being sold. If things continue on the current pace, we'll be sold out by Nov. 1.

Friday, October 10, 2008

First ticket SOLD!!

We just sold the first tickets to the show which came through the Tyngsboro/Dunstable club. I have other past attendees that will be attending the show so we're off the a great start. Get your tickets early to be sure of a seat!