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Auction 101

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Join us for a Virtual Lunch & Learn with Christie’s
Auction 101
Thursday, March 25, 12:00 pm
This is for Bonnet House Members Only and Registration is Required by 3:00 pm Wednesday, March 24.
Christie’s is one of the world’s premier auction houses handling the sales of fine and decorative arts, jewelry, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more. Join Tash Perrin, Deputy Chairman and Head of Auctioneering at Christie’s, for a Zoom-based webinar to learn more about Christie’s and the world of auctions. Tash will be drawing on her 24 years with Christie’s to share some of the firm’s more than 250 year history, how its business has changed in the last year, and the art and mechanics of auctions. She will conclude her presentation with information about the April 1, 2021 Art of the Islamic and Indian World Auction that includes the Bonnet House Qajar painting and how to watch this important sale online.

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Adult Classes at Bonnet House

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With 2021 off to a great start, Bonnet House is already looking ahead to the future by offering a variety of interesting classes for adults. Our popular classes explore fascinating topics that
range from watercolor painting to the art of auctions. These classes all include knowledgeable instructors and provide you with the information you will need to succeed in each medium.

On Saturday, March 13th, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Bonnet House will be hosting our Watercolor Mini Workshop 2 covering glazes and underglazes. Students will be able to work with a series of
experiments and paint their own unique creations by using layers of glazes to enhance the colors. The instructor will teach the class using a slide show presentation, showcase examples
of finished artwork, and demonstrate appropriate techniques. Registration is $70 for Bonnet House members and $80 for non-members. Click here to register for this popular class.

On Thursday, March 25th, from 12 pm to 1 pm, we will also be featuring a free, members-only Lunch & Learn hosted by Christie’s, one of the world’s premier auction houses handling the sales
of fine and decorative arts, jewelry, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more. Tash Perrin, Deputy Chairman and Head of Auctioneering at Christie’s, will be hosting a Zoom-based webinar
to discuss Christie’s and the exciting world of auctions. She will conclude her presentation with information about the April 1st, 2021 Art of the Islamic and Indian World Auction that includes
the Bonnet House Qajar painting, and how to watch this important sale online. To register, click here.

Bonnet House believes in doing our part to advance the education of our community. We do this by offering a multitude of interesting classes and lectures that emphasize what was most important to the Bartlett family: art and nature. We hope that you will consider attending some or all of these fascinating classes. To learn more about our upcoming classes, click here.