Event Schedule


Saturday, May 21, 2022 1 p.m. ET start of Zoom


Opening Remarks

Ariana Bishop
, The Uses and Abuses of Patents in America’s Costume Jewelry Industry

Elyse Zorn Karlin, A Brief History of Canadian Jewelry

Darcy Evon, Beautiful, Useful, Enduring, Clara Barck Welles and the Kalo Shop

Penny Morrill, William Spratling and the Taxco Jewelry Industry

Robin Jaffee Frank, Jewelry of Love and Loss: American Portrait and Mourning Miniatures (Part I)

At the end of the day we will hold our second annual cocktail party on Zoom at 6 p.m. (Note there will be a separate zoom link for the cocktail party).


Sunday, May 22, 2022 1 p.m. ET start of Zoom


Opening Remarks

Robin Jaffee Frank,
Jewelry of Love and Loss: American Portrait and Mourning Miniatures (Part II)

Diana Pardue, Contemporary Native American Jewelry

Harrice Simons Miller, Magnificent American Costume Jewelry

Mahnaz Isphani Bartos, The Jewelry of Robert Burrle Marx

Closing Remarks