Seabrook Island Garden Club Meets February 8th

On Friday, February 8, 2019 please join the Seabrook Island Garden Club and guest members of the Kiawah Island Garden Club as we welcome special speaker, Andrew Birlant Slotin.

Andrew is the Co-Owner of George C. Birlant & Co. (Antiques) and third generation to be involved with this 97 year old business. Andrew Slotin Jan 2019He currently buys, sells and manages alongside his father, Phil H. Slotin. Their store, at 191 King Street, anchors the Historic Charleston Antiques District in Lower King Street and boasts a Circa 1851. Birlant’s maintains a large inventory of reproduction and antique gift items and offers “white glove” courier delivery services anywhere in the US.

He specializes in Antique English furniture, silver, porcelain, earthenware, crystal, brass, longcase clocks and fireside accessories. Andrew’s presentation will focus on Antique English Georgian silver, Sheffield and Victorian silver-plate. He will be bringing a “box full of props” to illustrate the differences and how the British influenced Charleston and its silver artisans.

Andrew is the past-president of CADA (Charleston Antiques Dealers Association) and currently a member of the Downtown Charleston Business Council. He is also a certified antiques appraiser.

WHERE: Seabrook Island Lake House
9:30 – Coffee and Social
10:00 – Short business meeting and presentation by Guest Speaker, Andrew B. Slotin

For information on membership please contact Holli Bolte, email: hmbolte@yahoo.com

-Submitted by Alberta Barron

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