& 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
October 4 - October 24, 2017

Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery presents "Signs of Life," a combined literary journal and jewelry art exhibition featuring the work of nine artists. The journal pairs these artists with nine writers, culminating in a unique publication celebrating the literary and jewelry arts. This is Signs of Life’s thirteenth year of publication.

Yushan Cassie Sun: "Signet Ring for Resident Aliens (F type visa)," 2017, ring in sterling silver, lab grown ruby, and brass. Top measures approximately 1 3/4 x 1 1/4". Size 4. Gerardo Gonzalez: "Tumbler Ring," 2017, sterling silver, 2 ball bearings, brass, stainless steel, steel, 2mm smokey quartz, acrylic, gasket rubber, satin black powder coat, and 2mm 18k gold diamond. 1.295" x 0.857" x 1.853". Size 9. Comes with custom canary wood box. Cynthia Toops & Nancy Bonnema: "Paddle Brooch," sterling silver, pre-Iron Age wood fragment (approximately 4,000 years old), polymer clay mosaic, 18k ball detail on paddle, and 24k gold enamel on steel. 3 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 1/2". 
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 Jacquie & Uosis: , Black brooch with acrylic crystal and sterling silver pin back. 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/4"
Jacquie & Uosis
Black brooch with acrylic crystal and sterling silver pin back. 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/4"
Item is available Available ($375.00)

 
 Bande des Quatres: Ellen Earrings, Oxidized sterling silver studs with sterling silver long ovals. Earring can be worn three ways: stud alone, stud with long oval placed behind the earlobe, or both parts in front of the earlobe. Full earring 1" long. By Erin Wahed and Janis Kerman.
Bande des Quatres
Ellen Earrings
Oxidized sterling silver studs with sterling silver long ovals. Earring can be worn three ways: stud alone, stud with long oval placed behind the earlobe, or both parts in front of the earlobe. Full earring 1" long. By Erin Wahed and Janis Kerman.
Item is available Available ($162.00)

 
Cynthia Toops: , Bead necklace in glass and enamel. Cynthia Toops and Dan Adams. 18" long. Beads measure approximately 3/4 x 11/16" each.
Cynthia Toops
Bead necklace in glass and enamel. Cynthia Toops and Dan Adams. 18" long. Beads measure approximately 3/4 x 11/16" each.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Kranitzky and Overstreet: Voyage, 2002, Brooch in acrylic, copper, silver, brass, watch parts, crystal stones, and found objects, 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 5/8". Base in acrylic, paper, copper, silver, eggshell, bristles and found objects, 13 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/2".
Kranitzky and Overstreet
Voyage, 2002
Brooch in acrylic, copper, silver, brass, watch parts, crystal stones, and found objects, 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 5/8". Base in acrylic, paper, copper, silver, eggshell, bristles and found objects, 13 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/2".
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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