& 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: "Line Hinge Bracelet," in broken skateboards, sterling silver, and Durat (recycled plastic countertops). 7 1/4" long, 1 1/8" wide, 3/8" deep. Daniel DiCaprio: "Bourgeon" necklace in holly, silver, and gold leaf. 11" x 7" x 1". : Sterling silver necklace with chalcedony (10.31ct), 22k gold, 18k gold, and diamonds (0.15tcw). 16" long. 
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Jan Smith: Interchange, Stud earrings in sterling silver with 14k gold posts ($140). Interchangeable drops in sterling silver, enamel, baroque pearls, and carnelian sold separately.
Jan Smith
Interchange
Stud earrings in sterling silver with 14k gold posts ($140). Interchangeable drops in sterling silver, enamel, baroque pearls, and carnelian sold separately.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
emiko oye: Gator Tile Earrings, Earrings in repurposed LEGO
emiko oye
Gator Tile Earrings
Earrings in repurposed LEGO's and Argentium sterling silver. Approximately 2 3/" x 1/4" x 3/8".
Item is available Available ($75.00)

 
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski: If Does, Brooch/pendant in sterling silver, 18k gold, wood, gesso, egg tempera and siberian jade. 2 1/2 x 1 3/4"
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski
If Does
Brooch/pendant in sterling silver, 18k gold, wood, gesso, egg tempera and siberian jade. 2 1/2 x 1 3/4"
Item is available Available ($538.00)

 
Jude Clarke: Bowl Shaped Earrings with Pearl, Earrings in sterling silver, 18k gold, and pearl. 1 5/16 x 9/16 x 3/16".
Jude Clarke
Bowl Shaped Earrings with Pearl
Earrings in sterling silver, 18k gold, and pearl. 1 5/16 x 9/16 x 3/16".
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 

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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