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Hoarder House Estate Sale (Part 2): A Tour of the House

Hoarder House Estate Sale (Part 2): A Tour of the House

I was so fortunate to work with Robin Caton founder of Found Stuff Estate Sales and Appraisals on this story.  Robin has been a full-time antique dealer and certified appraiser for almost two decades. She is an expert in art, antiques, jewelry and collectibles. Found Stuff Estate Sales and Appraisals is her full-time business. If you missed the first … Continue reading Hoarder House Estate Sale (Part 2): A Tour of the House

Special Guest: Robin Caton Antique Dealer Talks About Running an Estate Sale in a Hoarder’s House

Special Guest: Robin Caton Antique Dealer Talks About Running an Estate Sale in a Hoarder’s House

Robin Caton's Business & The Hoarder House (Part 1) I was so fortunate to work with Robin Caton founder of Found Stuff Estate Sales and Appraisals. Robin has been a full-time antique dealer and certified appraiser for almost two decades. She is an expert in art, antiques, jewelry and collectibles. Found Stuff Estate Sales and Appraisals is … Continue reading Special Guest: Robin Caton Antique Dealer Talks About Running an Estate Sale in a Hoarder’s House

Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

I've been working with antique dealer, Robin Caton, for the past two weeks as she clears out the home of a hoarder with exquisite taste in furniture and a whimsical fascination with Angels and inanimate creatures. I follow her estate sale from start to finish and explore the meaning we attach to the things we … Continue reading Preview: Behind the Scenes Hoarder House Estate Sale

Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

Hello bloggers, writers and artists! I am interested in getting to know your work and your creative process! I'm looking for memoirists, creative non-fiction writers, bloggers, and artists to feature here on my blog Words and Pictures. I repost my reviews on your amazon page and repost blog articles  on wattpad, facebook, and twitter. I'm interested in reading / reviewing … Continue reading Looking for Memoirists, Creative Non-Fiction Writers, and Artists to Feature Here on Words and Pictures

Estate Sale Find: Japanese Wood Block Prints (and typewriters)

Estate Sale Find: Japanese Wood Block Prints (and typewriters)

A couple of weeks back I found these beautiful vintage / antique Japanese woodblock prints. The first one I found was signed Sadao Watanabe. It was on the floor under a table on which sat boxes of old letters and magazine from the 1940s and 1950s. I was interested in the letters and removed several … Continue reading Estate Sale Find: Japanese Wood Block Prints (and typewriters)

Estate Sale Find: Horror

Estate Sale Find: Horror

Most often my estate sale experiences are  archeological forays into every day lives, pilfering through artifacts from recent history. Parlors with colonial or italiante decor. State of the art stereos in maple cabinets, a turntable and AM / FM radio. Hi-Fi. All that. I go to estate sales often. They inspire me. I store up the memories … Continue reading Estate Sale Find: Horror