How might new artists, artisans & consignors approach Western Stars Gallery?

Please check out our current hours & then drop by if you can - to first determine if YOU feel your work / items are a good fit with the gallery. For an appointment to show us samples, chat & review our contract, an advance call is appreciated.

What does your consignment rate & pay-out look like for artists / artisans?

Our Artist / Artisan Consignment rate is 60/40.

60% from the final sale (pre-tax) of any consigned items is paid-out via check during the 1st week of each month. We are happy to assist with pricing if desired. An itemization slip listing things sold will accompany payment. Locals - look for an email announcing when your check is ready for pick-up at the gallery - otherwise checks are mailed to the address supplied. 

What does your consignment rate & pay-out look like for consignors of things antique / vintage?

The rate for Antiques / Vintage Consignments is 50/50 & includes professional research & pricing assistance.

50% from the final sale (pre-tax) of any consigned items (clean & in mint or near-mint condition) is paid-out via check during the 1st week of each month. An itemization slip listing things sold will accompany payment. Locals - look for an email announcing when your check is ready for pick-up at the gallery - otherwise checks are mailed to the address supplied.

Does Western Stars offer appraisals of antique / vintage estate items?

Appraisals of antique / vintage estate items run $60 per hour.

This rate includes a printed report reflecting professional research with valuing against relevant comps & recommended dispersal options - including potential 60/40 consignment of quality items at Western Stars.

 

Why should I consign my work / items with Western Stars Gallery?

High visibility: We're right en route to/from RMNP & adjacent to a new exciting restaurant.

The community-minded owners are passionate about creating an ever-changing blending of a wide spectrum of interesting objects for all ages, wages & tastes. On a daily basis we pepper social media & are constantly investigating creative new ways to promote, cross-pollinate & showcase our appealing bouquet of offerings. The gallery opened in 11/15 & has earned a steady flow of returning regional & vacationing visitors, a dedicated local following, & an "ooohh & ahhhh" accumulation of new fans daily.