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Wedding Expo

Wedding Expo

We had our first wedding expo on 16 July 2017 at Montville Hinterland Wedding Expo. The feature piece was our horse buggy. This is available for hire for weddings and other occasions. Contact us for further information on 0414782079 or shop@artantiquesantlers.com.au

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Art Antiques Antlers: About Ellen, Philosophy, Design Consultation Service and Credentials

About Ellen, Philosophy, Design Consultation and Credentials 
About Ellen:
Ellen is a passionate designer who enjoys up-cycling furniture and decorator items from recycled materials.
As a child she fossicked at demolition yards with her father.  She learnt how to sew on a Singer Treadle Sewing Machine because her mother wouldn’t let her use the electric one. The treadle didn’t have zigzag stitch so she made up a zig zag stitch by moving the fabric at the needle point every turn. At primary school Ellen won the Hans Christen Anderson Fairy Tale, Art Competition for a painting of ‘The Little Match Girl’.
When she left school, she deferred Fashion Design and became an Art Teacher. She taught mostly Home Economics due to the pattern styling component. Ellen remarks, “I love pattern styling but it is becoming a lost art nowadays.” Throughout her teaching career, Ellen has been Head of Department, Guidance Officer, Deputy Principal, Principal, Head of Special Education, University Lecturer and Tutor.
Philosophy:
Ellen embarked on her dream, Art Antiques Antlers, when her children left the nest. She goes on to say, “When the grandchildren arrive, they will be brought up living with antiques just like their parents. Antiques are very hardy and can sustain the love and exploration of young families.”
Ellen also adds, “I hope to teach my clients how to love and embark on their own person style and enjoy the things they love in their home. I believe that following trends and fashion is not always reflective of individual tastes. Art Antiques Antlers products are rare and hard to find and are to be treasured by clients who love them.”
Design Consultation Service:
Art Antiques Antlers offers a design consultation service and will assist clients to ‘make antiques fit’ in a modern home and to compliment what they already have. Our goal is to assist people who are wanting to live a sustainable life to be more appreciative of antiques.
These gorgeous products are available for wedding hire.
This post was written by the team.
Credentials:
Dip. Teach. Art & Design, Home Economics
B.Ed. Art & Design, Home Economics
M.Ed. Educational Leadership
M.Ed. (Guidance & Counselling)
Rieki Master
Spiritual Kinesologist
Second-Hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Licence
Mediator 
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Original Lights, Lamps, Lamp Shades and Lamp Stands at Art Antiques Antlers

Art Antiques Antlers has an assorted collection of original lights, lamps, lamp shades and lamp bases in a variety of shapes, colours and styles. which have been co ordinated into sensational lamps and or lights.

There is a collection of hanging lights including a pirate inspired hanging light, wrought iron light with amber shade, and hanging light with 3 amber mottled glass covers.

In addition, the collection has a variety of Victorian lamp shades as well as some contemporary shades to complete the range. To compliment this we have a selection of brass, marble, copper, crystal, glass, metal, steel and antler lamp bases.

Most of the shades are original from their genuine era and are in variable condition. Some are exceptional quality whilst others have been loved and treasured and are very worn with lots of much loved character and beauty.

We also have a range of of recycled antique products that have created the most stunning and gorgeous lamps with an antique twist combining the old and new.

From this collection there is an old antique gold stand with a Victorian lamp shade that has been made into a lamp. Following is a pink barber’s stool base that has been made into a stunning lamp also with a contemporary shade.

Also in stock is a set of two Ancient Chinese Lamps that are very sought after and valuable. They both have twin set of light bulbs and are very grand and would compliment any decor.

We also have our sensational Retro Cream Lamp that has 3 white light bulbs and intricate leaves to compliment the balance of the design. This is a stunning statement piece.

There is also a range of  Victorian marble or glass or crystal bases that have complimentary shades to create beautiful lamp shades of good quality.

Finally there is also an old anchor that has been painted blue and red and has been made into a lamp with a retro lamp shade.

Please contact us via website www.artantiquesantlers.com.au or shop@artantiquesantlers.com.au or 0414782079 if you have any queries regarding our range of lamp shades and lamp stands.

 

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Art Antiques Antlers- Decorator Boutique

Our shop at Shops 3 & 4, 1 Post Office Rd Mapleton 4560 has an exquisite selection of our gorgeous products specifically chosen for “Her Boudoir and His Man Cave!”

It is a great destination in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland with pristine views to the ocean. The shop is open Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm or by appointment. Contact us on 0414782079 or shop@artantiquesantlers.com.au.

There are cafes, restaurants, bush walks, accommodation and other activities nearby to further enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

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Decorator Items available for Wedding and Function HIre

Antler Candle Abra Work of Art

Art Antiques Antlers has exquisite decorator items available for hire for wedding and function hire. Contact us on 0414782079 or ellen@artantiquesantlers.com.au for further information re this.

Our range extends from a Texan Longhorn Mount, South African Waterbuck Head and other Deer Mounts to European Mounts and candle abras made form antlers and exquisite silver, gold and bronze trinkets.

We also have an array of room divider screens, art work and architectural pieces for stunning backdrops for formal photographs and settings.

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Furniture for Wedding Hire

furniture for hire

Art Antiques Antlers hires exclusive products for weddings and other functions. Our products are rare and hard to find and make excellent statement pieces and backdrop for formal photographs and occasions. Many of our products are one off originals or extremely and you will not find them anywhere else.

We have a French Chairs, Victorian Lounges, Single King Queen & Princess Chairs, Love Seats, Wing Back Chairs, Grand Piano, Squatters Chair, Garden Seats, Mirrors, Candle Abras, Lamps and much more all available for hire. For the Western and Country theme we have our range of Antler products also available for hire, including Texan Longhorn, South African Waterbuck Head and other fine Mounts.

For costs involved contact us on 0414782079 or ellen@artantiquesantlers.com.au

Delivery costs would be extra and conditions apply as our products are extremely precious.

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Antler Artist – Craig Bloxsome – Art Antique Antler Centrepiece Table

Prestigious Round Table

This classic Art Antique Antler piece is a prestigious table stunningly designed and made by Craig Bloxsome using an antique table as a starting point.  The table has been restored to it’s former glory by Craig and a beveled round piece of glass rests upon the table, which is so rare as you can’t get glaziers to do beveled glass any more.

Antler pieces have been strategically placed under the top base of the table in an artistic array, typical of Craig’s work. This is a statement piece and is representative of what Art Antiques Antlers aspires to be and is.