Entries by Catherine Saunders-Watson

Black Forest carvings: 200 years of tradition

NEW YORK — The beauty of Black Forest carvings lies not only within the artists’ skill in which they yield their chiseling tools but also within the wood and the tree itself. Carvers have long known certain trees grown in the shade and harvested in winter would provide denser wood that would be better for […]

LiveAuctioneers campaign set to generate $50K for COVID-19 relief; promotion extended

NEW YORK – At midnight on April 30, 2020, LiveAuctioneers concluded its auction-house stimulus initiative and charitable campaign to benefit multiple COVID-19 relief efforts. Company CEO Phil Michaelson confirmed that an estimated $50,000 donation is expected to be made as a result of the campaign’s overwhelming success. Additionally, Michaelson announced that the campaign is being […]