& 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:
Signs of Life 2018
October 3 - October 23, 2018

Facèré presents Signs of Life, a combined contemporary jewelry art exhibition and literary journal featuring the work of nine jewelry artists and nine published writers. Their work is paired in a unique publication celebrating both literary and jewelry arts. This is Signs of Life’s fourteenth year of publication. This year's exhibition and publication features artists Jenine Bressner, Daniel DiCaprio, Kirk Lang, Maia Leppo, Tara Locklear, Megan McGaffigan, Kranitzky & Overstreet, Melinda Risk, and Liaung-Chung Yen. The publication features writers Claudia J. Bach, Ellen Wade Beals, Stuart Greenman, Holly J. Hughes, Sharon Mentyka, Matthew Nienow, Roz Ray, Molly Thornton, and John Mark Tucker.

Tara Locklear: "Survey Block Necklace" in broken skateboards, Durat (recycled plastic countertops), sterling silver, leather, and red oak hardwood. Magnetic closure (may be worn several ways). Center piece measures 3 3/4 x 3 x 1 3/8". Approximately 30" long. Tara Locklear: "Line Hinge Bracelet," in broken skateboards, sterling silver, and Durat (recycled plastic countertops). 7 1/4" long, 1 1/8" wide, 3/8" deep. Tara Locklear: "Repetitive View" brooch in broken skateboards, sterling silver, Durat (recycled plastic countertops), leather, and stainless steel. 8" long x 3" wide x 2" deep. 
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Liaung-Chung Yen: Waterlily Necklace, Necklace in sterling silver, 22k and 18k yellow gold, and diamonds (0.28tcw). Central element measures 1 3/8 x 1". 17" long.
Liaung-Chung Yen
Waterlily Necklace
Necklace in sterling silver, 22k and 18k yellow gold, and diamonds (0.28tcw). Central element measures 1 3/8 x 1". 17" long.
Item is available Available ($3763.00)

 
Jan Smith: , Red Circle cuff links in sterling silver, and copper enamel. Diameter measures 9/16"
Jan Smith
Red Circle cuff links in sterling silver, and copper enamel. Diameter measures 9/16"
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski: Pink Tourmaline Birds, Earrings in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso, and tourmaline. 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 1/8".
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski
Pink Tourmaline Birds
Earrings in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso, and tourmaline. 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 1/8".
Item is available Available ($183.00)

 
Marcia Meyers: Ocean Dreams II, Post earrings in fine and sterling silver. 1 1/8" diameter x 1 3/4" long.
Marcia Meyers
Ocean Dreams II
Post earrings in fine and sterling silver. 1 1/8" diameter x 1 3/4" long.
Item is available Available ($290.00)

 

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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