Staying informed about upcoming auctions and shows is an integral step to amassing the collection you want, and making the most of today's collecting market.
In the latest On the Road feature, Antique Trader subscriber Jeremy Schneider shares an account of a weekend antiquing adventure that has him and his dad traveling hundreds of miles through Nebraska for the “Nebraska Junk Jaunt.”
The world is too complex to completely protect ourselves from financial fraud. However, there are some things we can do to minimize our risk of being defrauded. Wayne Jordan shares several tips in his most recent Behind the Gavel column.
Junk Bonanza Vintage Market returns to Shakopee, Minn. Sept. 24-26, featuring more than 150 juried vendors and several free, hands-on workshops and presentations.
Everyone has tales of treasures found and antiquing adventures enjoyed, and in her story of 'Springtime Blues' Sandy Erdman of Winona, Minn. talks about the 100-mile sale and a set of Liberty Blue dinnerware. Erdman's story is one example of the type of stories submitted to the 7th Annual Favorite Finds Contest.
In his latest Ask the Experts evaluations, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo provides a quick lesson about 3rd century Chinese scholars and poets in his assessment of a bowl.
Eric Bradley, author many antiques and collectibles references, including "Mantiques: A Manly Guide to Cool Stuff," shares key details about vintage machines.
There’s a science to selling at antique shows, and one of the key elements of that science is practicing smart preparation during show set up. In his latest Behind the Gavel column, Wayne Jordan shares some secrets and valuable truths about shows.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the arrival of Pyrex bakeware on shelves of department stores across the U.S. In addition to being a popular form of cookware, Pyrex is also a sentimental favorite of collectors as well, as explored in the latest 10 Things You Didn’t Know column.
Get into the spirit of spring by taking a look at featured advertisements appearing in the March 18, 2015 issue of Antique Trader, for upcoming shows and auctions.