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Painted Japanese Screens Still Popular

Painted Japanese Screens Still Popular

By Anne Gilbert      There’s nothing like a Japanese wall screen to add a touch of glamour to a condo wall. Best of all they can be as old or new, affordable or expensive. There are great bargains at auction even for Meijii(1868-1912), while those from the Edo period (1603-1867) can cost thousands of dollars.    Historically, painted folding screens originated […]

by · December 6, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
The Appraiser’s Diary: New Year Greetings!

The Appraiser’s Diary: New Year Greetings!

By Rachel Hoffman      It has been a great year, and I want to thank my readers for their interest and support. I’ve appreciated your backing me up in 2017 as I did what I do and as I undertook new projects. I traveled the country to familiar places and new ones. People everywhere greeted me with generosity and kindness. […]

by · December 6, 2017 · 0 comments · Appraiser's Diary
History: Judge’s Wall Brings to Life Colorado Judicial History

History: Judge’s Wall Brings to Life Colorado Judicial History

By Bonnie Scudder, Chair, Jefferson County Historical Commission Judges Wall Project      The Jefferson County Historical Commission, 1st Judicial District, and the Colorado Supreme Court Law Library celebrated the completion of Phase III of the Judges Wall, which features biographies of 73 additional judges who served in the 1st Judicial District between 1858 and 1970. The display includes judges from […]

by · December 6, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article
What Is It? December 2017

What Is It? December 2017

Send your answers to the What Is It contest, postmarked by December 20, to the Mountain States Collector , P.O. box 1003, Bailey, CO 80421. Three winners will be drawn. Winners will receive a year’s subscription to the Mountain States Collector.  

by · December 5, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized, What Is It?
A Paris Street Market Presents Rue de Noel

A Paris Street Market Presents Rue de Noel

Rue de Noel — A Paris Street Christmas Market is a 2-day INDOOR holiday market at the Douglas County Events Center. It will be held November 17th and 18th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm both days. Stroll through holiday booths filled with one-of-a-kind holiday gifts, decor, antiques, artisan, jewelry, and much more.    You’ll find many of your favorite vendors […]

by · November 7, 2017 · 0 comments · Feature Article