& 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.

Megan McGaffigan: "My Mother3tcw), and tintype. Hand engraved on reverse. Interchangeable reversible drops. 2 x .5 x .15"' width='80' style='border:0px;'> Tara Locklear: "Repetitive View" necklace in broken skateboards, sterling silver, maple, and pigment. 3 x 2 x 1 5/8". Stellam Caeruleam Necklace: Necklace in titanium, niobium, meteorite (58 grams) and diamond. 30" long x 1.75" at widest point. Meteorite 1" x 1/2" x 3/4" 
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Interior view of Facèré gallery
 
Peg Fetter: Dot Ring, 18k yellow gold and oxidized sterling silver ring. Disc/dot measures 1/4" in diameter. Size 6 (May be sized to fit). Each ring is handmade and unique. Slight variations occur from ring to ring.
Peg Fetter
Dot Ring
18k yellow gold and oxidized sterling silver ring. Disc/dot measures 1/4" in diameter. Size 6 (May be sized to fit). Each ring is handmade and unique. Slight variations occur from ring to ring.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Jennifer Merchant: Illusions Necklace, Necklace in acrylic, paper, 23k gold leaf, and 14k gold components. 20" long. Largest element measures 3 1/2" in diameter and 3/4" thick.
Jennifer Merchant
Illusions Necklace
Necklace in acrylic, paper, 23k gold leaf, and 14k gold components. 20" long. Largest element measures 3 1/2" in diameter and 3/4" thick.
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)

 
Ford and Forlano: Pebble Earrings #267, Earrings in polymer and sterling silver. 2 1/2 x 5/8".
Ford and Forlano
Pebble Earrings #267
Earrings in polymer and sterling silver. 2 1/2 x 5/8".
Item is available Available ($376.00)

 

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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