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Join Toomey & Co. at the Grove Park Inn

33 Years at the Grove Park Inn

After exhibiting at the National Arts & Crafts Conference at the Omni Grove Park Inn for the first 30 years, Toomey & Co.’s President John Toomey has been strictly an attendee for two of the last three years along with CEO Lucy Toomey and Vice President & Senior Specialist John Walcher. Our team is looking forward to making the trip once again to beautiful Asheville, North Carolina for the conference during the weekend of February 21-23, 2020.

Catching up in Asheville

We would love to catch up with you while we are in Asheville! Look for the Toomey & Co. trio at the antique and contemporary shows, listening to various lectures, or having a drink in the Great Hall (or on the terrace if the weather cooperates). We are eager to talk shop, discuss current industry trends and events, and just say hello.

National Arts & Crafts Conference

If you have not attended the conference in the past, it is a ‘must’ for any Arts & Crafts enthusiast. With lectures, small group discussions, workshops and, of course, the antiques and contemporary shows, the conference has something for everyone. If you are arriving early, be sure to support The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms by attending their annual, kick-off Craftsman Reception on Thursday, February 20 from 6 to 8 PM in the Grove Park Inn’s Skyline Room.

The Roycrofters, rare bookcase, similar to #83

Art & Design on Sunday, March 8, 2020
LOT 102: The Roycrofters, rare bookcase, similar to #83 (estimate $10,000-20,000)

Contact Us

If you would like to reach out to any of the Toomey & Co. staff members heading to Asheville before, during, or after the conference, we would definitely appreciate hearing from you.

John Toomey
President
(708) 383-5234 [ext. 15]
john@toomeyco.com

Lucy Toomey
CEO
(708) 383-5234 [ext. 13]
lucy@toomeyco.com

John Walcher
Vice President & Senior Specialist
(708) 383-5234 [ext. 14]
johnw@toomeyco.com

Art & Design on March 8, 2020

Among the Arts & Crafts highlights in ourĀ Art & Design auction on Sunday, March 8, 2020 will be several items by The Roycrofters. Of particular note, we will offer a rare bookcase, similar to #83, with a $10,000-20,000 estimate as well as two lots featuring furniture created for the Grove Park Inn: a nightstand and a pair of beds.

The Roycrofters for the Grove Park Inn, nightstand and beds, pair

Art & Design on Sunday, March 8, 2020
LOTS 103 & 105: The Roycrofters for the Grove Park Inn, nightstand (estimate $2,000-3,000) and beds, pair (estimate $600-800)