The first forum for people interested in American-made paperweights, old and new, is March 31, 2012, at the Museum of American Glass in West Virginia.
Despite the frigid temperatures, Des Moines will get a little warmer when members of the Red Wing Collectors Society join up for the group’s Annual Mid-Winter GetTogether in Des Moines from Feb. 10-12, 2012.
Most of the Red Wing stoneware, dinnerware and art pottery that was stolen had been donated by RWCS members to be used for the KidsView Program that takes place during the RWCS Annual Convention in Red Wing, Minn.
The Casino Chip & Gaming Token Collectors Club, Inc. (CC>CC) wrapped their 19th annual convention June 25, 2011, at the Southpoint Spa Hotel & Casino. The club reported an amazing almost 900 walk-in visitors despite the economy.
The 34th annual Amana Marble Meet was held in Amana Colonies, Iowa, June 3-4, 2011. About 20 percent of the exhibitor tables were occupied by contemporary marble makers. The remaining tables were filled with antique handmade marbles and vintage machine-made marbles of nearly every type and style.
The Red Wing Collectors Society (RWCS) is partnering with Antique Trader to promote its 35th annual National Convention in Red Wing, Minn., July 7-9, 2011. Starting June 1, contestants may enter the Antique Trader Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes for a chance to win a Red Wing collectors prize package: a 2011-2012 annual membership in the...