1B. 10am. Saturday 7th November - Rebekah Kaufman
Please book here if you wish to purchase 1 seminar only. Otherwise when you have chosen your seminars go to a package at the bottom of the page which are cheaper.
Seminar Options. At 10am you may choose from two options. The first being:-
11am Rebekah Kaufman -
There are several prices of seminars
Weekend ticket £235 to include 6 seminars, a snack lunch, the Gala dinner plus a very early entry (8.45am)
Weekend ticket £195 to include 4 seminars, a snack lunch, the Gala dinner plus a very early entry (8.45am)
£95 for 6 seminars plus a snack lunch
£75 for 4 seminars plus a snack lunch
£85 for all six seminars, £55 for four seminars, £35 for two seminars, £20 for one seminar The snack lunch is £15 for which you will need to be given, and show, a token on entry
You may choose a maximum of 6 out of the 12 speakers from those listed. The plan for the day is as follows:
Seminars are 10am 11am 12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm, with a snack lunch should you wish at 12 noon or 1pm. Please choose from the options below:-
Session 1.10am-11am. 1A or 1B
Session 2.11 -12noon. 2A or 2B
Session 3. 12noon-1pm. 3A or 3B
Session 4. 1pm-2pm. 4A or 4B
Session 5 2pm-3pm 5A or 5B
Session 6 3pm-4pm 6A or 6B
We are delighted to welcome all our special guests. What a treat!
Rebekah Kaufman is a 3rd generation Steiff enthusiast and is on the board of UFDC's Doll Study Club of Boston and Doll Collectors of America. Her collection of button-in-ear treasures numbers north of 2,000 and focuses on examples from 1905 to 1944, uncatalogued rarities, cloth dolls, and display animals.
Rebekah worked for many years as the club manager for Steiff in the United States. Through the end of 2017 she was Steiff’s North American archivist, where she identified and valued vintage Steiff on behalf of the company.
Rebekah is a regular contributor to numerous publications, including DOLLS, Doll News, The Steiff Club Magazine, Worthpoint, and Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles. She has been a featured presenter at venues including the London International Antique Doll, Teddy Bear, and Toy Fair; United Federation of Doll Clubs' conventions; the debut online Virtual Doll Convention; and numerous regional and national museums. Her award winning blog, My Steiff Life, is updated weekly and focuses on vintage Steiff finds, Steiff antiquing and travel adventures, international Steiff happenings, and the legacy and history of the Steiff company.
Rebekah has consulted for HGTV, CBS (Inside Edition), History.com (Pawn Stars), E! Entertainment, the BBC, and the radio program The Antiques Airshow. Her industry, auction house, and media engagements have included Teddy Dorado, Christies, James D. Julia, Morphy Auctions, F.A.O. Schwarz, The Boston Center for Adult Education, The Strong National Museum of Play, The Questers, The Reading Society of Craftsmen, The Boston Globe, Bloomberg, Town and Country, and The Huffington Post, and many others.