Museum opening hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Roaring Twenties Weekend

An Art Deco Celebration
Friday, January 17, 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday, January 18, 10 am to 3 pm
Sunday, Janurary 19, 10 am to 3 pm

 Join us at WMODA on the weekend of January 17, 18 & 19, 2020 as we revive the roaring twenties and look back at all the stylish pottery and porcelain designs of the 1920s.  Whitley’s Auctioneers will be holding a two-day auction of decorative arts in the Gallery of Amazing Things on January 18 & 19.

  • See all the fabulous flappers, vamps and divas in our Art Deco gallery and Carnival & Cabaret exhibit.
  • Hear our curator, Louise Irvine, talk about the celebrated artists and muses of the Art Deco era.
  • Tour the WMODA collections with head docent Kimberly Sheridan
  • Meet experts Dr. Gwendolyn Reasoner and Christopher Evans and learn about Whitley’s decorative arts auctions

Socialize with collectors of the Fired Arts and share your passion for pottery and porcelain.

Meet Our Special Guests

Christopher Evans
Royal Doulton Historian

Louise Irvine
WMODA Executive Director

Gwendolyn Reasoner, PhD
Fine Art Porcelain Expert

Michael Doulton
Royal Doulton Ambassador

Schedule

Friday, January 17

10:00am- WMODA & Gallery of Amazing Things OPEN
Whitley Auction Viewing in the Gallery ALL DAY
Catalog on-line at www. whitleysauctioneers.com

10:30am- The Roaring Twenties Trivia Trail at WMODA Introduction

11:00am- The Art of Royal Doulton Figurines · Prototypes & Rarities by Louise Irvine in WMODA

11:30am- WMODA Museum Tour with Kimberly Sheridan

2:00pm- Passion for Porcelain auction tour by Dr. Gwendolen Reasoner in the Gallery

2:30pm- WMODA Museum Tour with Kimberly Sheridan

3:00pm- Collecting Royal Doulton auction tour by Christopher Evans in the Gallery

5:00pm- WMODA & Gallery of Amazing Things CLOSED

Saturday, January 18

10:00am- WMODA & Gallery of Amazing Things OPEN
Whitley Decorative Arts Auction in the Gallery ALL DAY
Italianissimo Jewelry for sale at WMODA ALL DAY

10:30am- The Roaring Twenties Trivia Trail at WMODA

11:00am- WMODA Museum Tour with Kimberly Sheridan

12:00pm- Vintage photo fun with Lloyd Goradesky

1:00pm- Flappers, Vamps & Divas - Women in the Fired Arts in the 1920s with Louise Irvine

2:00pm- WMODA Museum Tour with Kimberly Sheridan

3:00pm- WMODA CLOSED – Auction continues in the Gallery

5:00pm- GALLERY CLOSED

 Sunday, January 19

10:00am- WMODA & Gallery of Amazing Things OPEN
Whitley Decorative Arts Auction in the Gallery ALL DAY
Italianissimo Jewelry for sale at WMODA ALL DAY

10:30am- Flappers, Vamps & Divas Women in the Fired Arts in the 1920s with Louise Irvine

12:00pm- Vintage Photo Fun with Lloyd Goradesky

1:30pm- WMODA Museum Tour with Kimberly Sheridan

3:00pm- WMODA & Gallery of Amazing Things CLOSED

Thank you for your interest in our Roaring Twenties Weekend. The Free Registration is now closed. You may come enjoy the event by paying the standard admission registration desk.