WorthPoint Corporation Appoints Laura Collum and Linda Carannante to it’s Worthologist Team(12/16/08)
WorthPoint’s Worthologists are men and women with expertise and a passion for art, antiques and collectibles. Their backgrounds include auctioneering, appraising, publishing, teaching and consulting. What all Worthologists have in common is their ability to evaluate items to determine their history, significance and worth. They all adhere to a strict WorthPoint ethical code of conduct.
Season’s Greetings from WorthPoint(12/11/08)
Share the joy of the season with friends and family, near and far, by sending them this holiday video card from WorthPoint. The fabulous glass ornaments are shown courtesy of Pismo Fine Art Glass in Denver, Co. Just copy this URL, http://www.worthpoint.com/video/seasons-greeting-worthpoint, into an e-mail going to your relatives or friends.
Collecting Art Deco(12/11/08)
Is art collecting only for the rich and famous? Absolutely not, says Amy Sopkovich of Deco Haus. She explains how to start an Art Deco collection on a budget. Dan Borsey talked with Amy at the New York Pier Antiques Show in November 2008.
Reporter- Dan Borsey
Videographer and editor- Matt Kohn
Vibrant red colors and lava glazes are signature features of Germany pottery from the 1960s and 1970s. Dan Borsey talks with Robert Grano, who specializes in Germany pottery, at the New York Pier Antiques Show in November 2008.
Reporter- Dan Borsey Videographer
Editor- Matt Kohn
Nights Light Up with Antique Menorahs(12/10/08) Each winter, the Jewish holiday Hanukkah is celebrated for eight nights. Also called the Festival of Lights, Hanukkah is in remembrance of the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem in 165 B.C. After the Jews reclaimed the temple, there was only enough oil to light the temple menorah for one night, yet the oil miraculously lasted eight nights until more oil could be prepared.
WorthPoint Corporation Completes GoAntiques Acquisition(11/29/08)
ATLANTA, Oct. 29 — Atlanta-based WorthPoint (www.worthpoint.com ), a leading online source for information about art, antiques and collectibles, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Dublin, Ohio-based GoAntiques (www.goantiques.com), an online network for buying and selling antiques and collectibles.