Paperweight Fest

Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 11:30am

Online
Millville, NJ 08332

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WheatonArts invites all glass enthusiasts to join us during the Virtual Paperweight Fest 2021, as we celebrate our 50+1 Anniversary and the 46th Anniversary of the Paperweight Fest, also known for many years as “Paperweight Weekend.”

An All-in-One Experience Available Nowhere Else!

Schedule:

11:30am - 11:45am: Introductions & Opening Remarks: Greetings from Susan Gogan, Executive Director WheatonArts, and John Hawley, President of Delaware Valley Paperweight Collectors Association
11:45am - 12:45pm: Presentation by Marek Kordasiewicz:Silesian Influences: 200 Years of Revival of the Millefiori Glass Art
12:45pm - 1:00pm: Dealer, Gallery, & Sponsor Cameos
15-minute break
1:15pm - 2:00pm: Paperweight Contest & Results
2:00pm - 2:30pm: Break Out Sessions (Pick One) – Meet the Artist Mayauel Ward, Chris Sherwin, or Melissa Ayotte, or a 50th Anniversary Exhibit Tour with Kristin Qualls
2:30pm - 3:00pm: Break Out Sessions (Pick One) – Meet the Artist Mayauel Ward, Chris Sherwin, or Melissa Ayotte, or a 50th Anniversary Exhibit Tour with Kristin Qualls
3:00pm - 3:15pm: Murrine Primer by Andy Dohan
3:15pm - 5:00pm: Presentation & Demonstration by Loren Stump
5:00pm - 5:15pm: Closing Remarks
5:15pm - 7:00pm: Shopping with Dealers & Galleries

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