Trivets of Cast Metal
What is the difference between Cast Iron and Wrought Iron? Cast iron objects are created from molten metal that has been poured into a mold and allowed to harden. In contrast, wrought iron items are individually created by bending pieces of hot, malleable iron.
Be the Curator of your own Collection!
“I was at the Smithsonian for twenty years, and I’m still at the Smithsonian as a curator emeritus, and I still plan to figure out what that means for me at this point in my life.”
Bernice Johnson Reagon
What exactly are the Responsibilities of a Curator?
The Importance of Joining an Organization & Attending Conventions
For over 25 years I was a trivet collector without a national group to represent me. Although I was the Leader of a prosperous Internet Trivet Group with over 250 cyber members, I longed for real world interactions with other collectors.
An Overview of Trivet & Stand Collecting Today
Welcome to the fascinating world of trivet collecting!