F+W author offers appraisals at Brimfield

Ellen Schroy to provide appraisals in New England Motel Antiques Market at Brimfield opening show

Iola, Wis. — Ellen T. Schroy will be offering free antiques appraisals in the New England Motel Antiques Market during the May Brimfield show. She is the longtime editor of the annual “Warman’s Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide.” Schroy will exclusively debut the new 40th edition, not available to the general public until the end of May. Limited quantities will be available to Brimfield attendees.

Appraisals will be limited to one per person at Schroy’s discretion. Book purchase is not required. Schroy will be appraising antiques on Wednesday, May 10, and Thursday, May 11, from 9 am to Noon and 1 pm to 3 pm. The booth will be located in the food court of the New England Motel Antiques Market, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary at the show.

The booth will also have other antiques and collectibles price guides for sale. Free copies of Antique Trader and Antique Review East will be available

Local radio station WARE 1250 AM will be broadcasting live from the booth on Wed., May 10, from 11 am to 2 pm.

Based in Iola, Wis., Krause Publications is a book and magazine publisher of a number of hobby and collectibles books, including the Warman’s and Antique Trader book lines and Antique Trader and Antique Review East. Krause is a division of F+W Publications, Cincinnati, Ohio. F+W also owns the twice-annual Atlantique City Antiques Show, Atlantic City, NJ.