Collette Brown

Collette Brown,

collette brownis an Accredited Member (AM) of the International Society of Appraisers (ISA) with 16+ years of experience in the antique and estate liquidation business.  She is also a member of the North Texas Chapter of ISA. Her appraisal specialty is in Household Content for taxes, equitable separation of property due to death or divorce, insurance, charitable donations or estate planning.  She is USPAP certified.

Ms. Brown specializes in, but is not limited to, the appraisal of antiques, collectibles and residential contents. She can also help you with your estate liquidation, internet and high end auction needs.

Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science in Math & Computer Science, 1984, University of Texas at Dallas.
  • Course:  American Indian Southwest Jewelry, Pottery & Spanish Colonial  Furniture, 2006.
  • Course:  International Society of Appraisers Core Course in Appraisal Studies, 
                    July 2006.
  • Course:  Cracked Pots & Glass Shards, Identifying 17th, 18th& 19thCentury   
                    Ceramics & Glass, February 2007.
  • Course:  The ABC’s of East Asian Art: Mid 19th-21stCentury Orientalia, Part 2,    
                    February 2008.
  • Course:   Introduction to Jewelry, January 2009.
  • Course:  International Society of Appraisers Advanced Residential Content, 5/2009.
  • Course:  Successfully completed a 15-hour course and examination on the      
      Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), the  
      Congressionally-recognized set of appraisal standards promulgated by 
      The Appraisal Foundation:  Re-qualified through 2019.
  • Course: The Arts of China, Lark Mason, September 2013.
  • Course:  ISA Core Course in Appraisal Studies, Requalification 2014 
  • Course:  Texas Art, Trends & History of painters from 1860-1970, 2017
  • Course:  Fine Silver: Looking at Silver through the eye of an Auction Specialist, 2017
  • Course:  Appraising in the World of High-Net-Worth Individuals, 2018
  • Owner ACE Appraisals, Consultations & Estate Services, Inc. 2006 – Present
  • Collette’s Collectibles & Antiques, 1998 - Present
  • Estate Liquidation Services, 2001 – Present
  • Sales Associate, Antique Experience, Denton, Texas, 2003 – Present
  • Worthpoint - Worthologist, (Online Appraisal Consultant), 2013-2014
  • Featured Editorial Writer – Keller Williams Reality Elite Sales Program - Present
  • Guest Appraiser at the Great Big Texas Home Show, Fort Worth, 2013
  • Guest Appraiser at the Roanoke Appraisal Fair, 2012, 2013 & 2014
  • Guest Speaker at Robson Ranch Appraisal Day 2010 
  • Sales Associate, Looking Glass Antique Mall, Lewisville, Texas, 2000-2003
  • Computer Programmer, VTAM Group, Texas Instruments, 1979-1986 

Professional Memberships:
 

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