MAY 19, 2017
Benefiting Arrowmont’s educational programs, Shine, Wine and Dine is a fun exciting event featuring art by top regional and national artists. Be the envy of your friends – take home a glorious painting, exquisite piece of pottery, lovely hand-dyed scarf, or choose a dinner with elegant wines. Other auction items include cases of wine, exciting getaways, events with Arrowmont artists and many other desirable items.
Reception & Silent Auction – 5:30 pm
Dinner & Live Auction – 7:15 pm
Sponsorships and tickets are available! Contact Fran Day by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 865-436-5860 x32.
2017 Shine, Wine & Dine Auctioneer
Ken Farmer is a lifelong resident of Virginia. He and his wife, Jane, have been avid collectors and students of Americana and Southern material culture since they were married in 1974. Ken has been in the antiques and auction business for 39 years. Jane recently retired as an elementary school reading specialist.
Ken has been an appraiser on Antiques Roadshow, since its inception in 1996. He has appeared as a specialist in furniture, folk art, decorative arts and musical instruments. Ken also consults with individuals, trustees, institutions and corporations regarding the acquisition and deaccession of antiques and fine arts. He frequently lectures throughout the country about antiques, collecting, downsizing and many other subjects.
Partial Listing of Live Auction Items
Check back often as new items will be added. Still to come: handmade silver and vintage Swarovski crystal necklace; hand-dyed and printed fabric; walnut bowl; and handmade mug shelf with twelve unique mugs, each by a different artist.
If you are interested in bidding but cannot attend, please contact Anne May, 865-436-5860 for instructions or email her at email@example.com.