& ANTIQUE JEWELRY


Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery shows the work of 51 jewelry artists: northwest, national and international, as well as antique and vintage jewelry. Facèré is located in the City Centre building at 1420 Fifth Avenue between Pike and Union in the heart of downtown Seattle.

You can search through our inventory by artist or on our Shop page which can be organized by jewelry type: bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pins, and rings.



Currently showing at Facèré:
Nocturne: Featured Artist Kathleen Faulkner
June 15 - July 5, 2016

Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery is pleased to present Nocturne, an exhibition of new work by Kathleen Faulkner exploring visions of the night. Incorporating metalwork and oil pastel, Kathleen Faulkner’s jewelry captures nature in dreamlike landscapes and portraits. From metals, to scrimshaw, to oil pastel, Kathleen Faulkner is versed in and combines many materials. She began her work in metals after an apprenticeship with Northwest metalsmith Lois Bertolino in the 1980’s. She exhibits drawings, paintings and jewelry.

Greetings from Saturn Necklace: Round pendant approximately 1.5 inches in diameter. Sterling silver with colored pencil image. Chain approximately 24 in ches. Night Owl II: Oil pastel painting on board. Approximately 12" x 9" x 2" Night Owl: Oil pastel painting on board. Approximately 10" x 8" x 2" 
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Jan Smith: Marked and Circled Necklace, Neckpiece in sterling silver, pearl, copper and enamel. 24" long handmade sterling silver chain. Pendant measures 3 x 2 3/4 x 1/2"
Jan Smith
Marked and Circled Necklace
Neckpiece in sterling silver, pearl, copper and enamel. 24" long handmade sterling silver chain. Pendant measures 3 x 2 3/4 x 1/2"
Item is available Available ($699.00)

 
Wolfgang Vaatz: Hammered Band, Ring in hammered and carved oxidzed argentium silver, and placer gold. 12mm wide. Size 11 (May be ordered to size)
Wolfgang Vaatz
Hammered Band
Ring in hammered and carved oxidzed argentium silver, and placer gold. 12mm wide. Size 11 (May be ordered to size)
Item is available Available ($780.00)

 
Davide Bigazzi: Strappo Ring, Ring in sterling silver, 18k gold, and rose cut diamond. 11mm band. Approximately size 8 1/4.
Davide Bigazzi
Strappo Ring
Ring in sterling silver, 18k gold, and rose cut diamond. 11mm band. Approximately size 8 1/4.
Item is available Available ($602.00)

 
Roberta & David Williamson: It
Roberta & David Williamson
It's Just A Little Story
Brooch in sterling silver, brass antique Whist Marker, quartz crystal, and paper vintage playing card. 3.5 x 1.5 x 0.5"
Item is available Available ($1021.00)

 

For those interested in beginning a retail business or have a business and need a different point of view, Karen Lorene, owner of Facere Jewelry Art Gallery, has written a history of the business: Building a Business, Building a Life available through the gallery or Amazon.
 

More information on the publications produced by Facere Jewelry Art Gallery relating to the world of jewelry - both antique and modern jewelry art - is available at Lorene Publications.
 
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