Oakville Antique Show
November 9 – 10, 2013
St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre
Many of Ontario’s best dealers set up in Oakville’s spacious and modern St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre. This show’s exceptional line-up of professional dealers will make it one of the GTA’s top tier shows for both quality and variety.
Hours: Saturday 10am until 5pm and Sunday 11am until 4pm
Admission: adults $7.00, children under 13 free
Lots of free parking
Dealers at Oakville 2012 – It was one of the strongest lineups yet
Atlantis Antiques, Burlington Annegret and Klaus Mette of Atlantis Antiques specialize in providing fine antique and estate silver, odd silver plate items, antique and estate jewellery, art glass, as well as hard to find and specialty items. They always have a wonderful selection of period smaller decorative and collectible items including clocks, bronzes, oil and water colour paintings.
Shadyside Investments, Newmarket Gwen and Michael Chvalevich are veteran collectors of antique oil lamps and pressed glass. Their collection reflects years of searching out rare and top quality pieces.
Sean George Pressed Glass and Goblets, Arthur also deals in an excellent line of Canadian glass. He’ll have depression, pressed glass, brilliant cut and more.
Samantha Howard Vintage, Toronto Specializing in Midcentury Modern Design, including Scandinavian ceramics and glass, with a special interest in Midcentury Scandinavian and Canadian jewellery. For this show, Sam is teaming up with Andrew Zegers Design. Andrew specializes in Midcentury Modern furnishings and Midcentury Italian Art Glass.
Treasure Hut Antiques, Paris
“Along with our antique and estate jewelry ,we will have the usual good glass and china.
For Oakville we will be bringing a nice selection of Moorcroft dating from 1923-1970′s.
Also a display of Royal Doulton Figurines. And, we have also just bought a small collection of Sherman jewelry (25 pcs.)”
R. Watkins Antiques & Collectibles, Oakville offers an eclectic blend of 19th & early 20th century original Canadian art, antique clocks & barometers, Sterling silver hollow ware and flatware.
Makepeace Antiques, Brantford specialises in antique metalware from the 16th through 19th century, with an emphasis on British pewter, together with complimentary items such as early oak and delft.
“We will be bringing a complete set of British copper haystack measures, a number of 16th. and 17th. century English oak panels and a wide variety of pewter. The attached picture shows the set of haystacks”
Root Cellar Antiques, Simcoe has been doing antiques shows in Canada and the USA for over 20 years. We carry a varied line of antiques….from the painted furniture of the 1800s to Retro pieces, as well as coverlets and quilts, paintings, silver and other metals, etc. We have been at the Oakville Antique Show since it started.”
Elke Ramstead Antiques, Toronto “I now carry a full case of timeless Georg Jensen Danish silver jewellery and am the only dealer in Ontario doing so. As well, I also have large amounts of amber, coral, jade and ivory. I do very well with the Jensen – I even have a buyer that comes over all the way from Prague every 4 months or so just to buy it as it is so difficult to get these days.”
It’s exciting times at Acacia Restorations, Dundas.We have been known for some time as the restorers who make your antique furniture look beautiful again as well as maintain their integrity and historical value. Now, we are expanding our business to include the restoration of Architectural Detail – wood trim, windows, doors etc to which we apply a London oil finish. As with the furniture, all work will be done by hand with traditional methods and materials. At the Oakville Antique Show, we will be featuring some of these details in our booth. www.acaciarestorations.ca
Treasure Box Antiques, Midland “At Oakville, we’re doing ‘Country Christmas’ a broad assortment – gifts to fill the wish list. We’ll have antique sleighs, snowshoes, bridge lamps, furniture, crystal, jewellery, silverware, wicker, and a lot more.”
Brittanic Antiques, Jordan “We have always enjoyed dealing in a more formal look, for example this Oak Welsh Dresser.”
Cynthia Findlay Antiques, Toronto
“We select jewellery from all over the world that reflect the best of the Victorian, Edwardian, Art Deco and Retro period as well as some fine contemporary pieces. For Oakville we’ll have a selection of Georg Jensen, Cartier and Tiffany jewellery.”
Several Dealers were new to 2012 Oakville, including:
Maple Glen Antiques, Orton, ON – Margaret Black collects and sells vintage textiles, linens and quilts, plus related collectibles.
Csezlaw Budny, Mississauga – For years has bought and sold Arts and Crafts, but recently has also been showing mid century Industrial.
David LeSurf, Merrickville – has a passion for 20th century decorative arts.
English Eccentrics, Joy Stubbs – an excellent collection of vintage clothing. Teaming up with Shelagh Garland, Toronto who has a great eye for decorative smalls.
35 Dealer experts in all, including:
- Land and Ross, Shakespeare – Western Ontario pine and cherry 19th century furniture in move in condition.
- Richard Fulton, Toronto – estate jewellery
- Michael Rowan, Green River – an expert in Canadian folk art, native artifacts, ethnic furniture, Michael has just co-authored an important reference book ‘Canadian Folk Art to 1950′ and will have copies for sale at Oakville.
- Gerry Marks, Pollikers, Greenwood – country pine and folk art
- Judith Mureika and daughter Julia, , Hamilton – excellent textiles, linens and quilts, plus great sewing collectibles and smalls.
- Pat and Wayne McKaig, Pineridge Country House, Bayfield – very good selection of country themed artifacts and decorative pieces.
- Ed Wiens and Linda Munzl, Puslinch – superb victorian furniture and accessories, professionally upholstered in rich leathers.
- Paul Braybrook Antiques, Sarnia – an excellent range of furniture from a number of eras, plus great smalls and art.
- David Stewart, The Brooklin Antiquarian, Brooklin – refinished pine furniture
Oakville 2010 Video
Click on this link to see video of the 2010 Oakville show.
Make a day of it!
Start your day with a great antique show. Then enjoy a superb lunch featuring home made Ukrainian food – perogies, cabbage rolls, sausage, and more – in the show’s Fireside Lounge. Later, head downtown to browse in Oakville’s downtown shopping district.
Where is the show?
St. Volodymyr Cultural Centre 1280 Dundas St. W. (Highway 5)
Oakville, ON L6M 4H9
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