Angela and Glen Galen, owners of The Antique Market have been collectors of antiques and vintage wares for more than 20 years. They began offering antiques for sale through other antique malls since 1996 and found the antiques and collectibles trade so enjoyable that Angela wanted to focus on it full time. In May 2002, they opened The Antique Market.
Angela and Glen’s original business was Angel’s Glen Antiques and they continue to market their antiques under that name at their shop. They offer a variety of primitive American antiques from their travels to New England and a nice selection of English and French period pieces that will inspire the decor of your home or office.
An extensive assortment of unique collectibles, costume jewelry, clocks and lamps can always be found at The Antique Market. The Galens also create custom handcrafted lamps from a variety of antique items such as silverplated coffeepots, old tea kettles, coffee and meat grinders, bubblegum machines, and tobacco tins. They also carry a selection of new replacement lamp parts such as chimneys, shades, tripods, galleries, electric burners, prisms, candle covers and unique hard-to-find light bulbs. The Antique Market also offers shoppers antique lamp repair and restoration services at an affordable price.
Glen Estep, owner of Happy Valley Antiques has been collecting and enjoying antiques for nearly 20 years. He has only recently decided to share his interesting and varied collection of fine American primitive furniture and small collectibles.
Specializing in unique and unusual American and European furnishings, at Happy Valley Antiques, you’ll find a predominance of exceptional oak furniture, the quality of which is outstanding.
Joyce and Jack Tapscott, owners of Sporting Treasures, joined The Antique Market as dealers of unique sporting memorabilia. Backed by many years of experience, Sporting Treasures offers a wide selection of antique and vintage prints and lithographs depicting various sporting activities including hunting, fishing, and team sports.
Examples of sports equipment are also featured. There is also an exceptional selection of antique carved duck decoys as well as factory produced examples. An array of unique “lodge” style furnishing and mounted trophies provide that perfect accent piece for your lake cottage or mountain cabin.
Art Miller is a native of Clinton, Tennessee and has had an appreciation of antiques and history since a very early age. An experienced shop owner, Art has been collecting and dealing with antiques in East Tennessee for many years. Art is currently a participating member of the Antique Merchants Guild of Clinton. His interests range from antique and vintage furnishings from the Victorian era of the late 1800s, country primitives, to vintage and eclectic furnishings dated through the 1950s. Art is always eager to share his past experience and enthusiasm for antiques with customers and visitors to The Antique Market.
Many may recognize Joanne Palumbo from the interior design business that she began in 1985. The Keeping Room made its home in Oak Ridge until Joanneʼs decision to change direction in July 2009. Although the store itself is now closed, Joanne continues her interior design service for her clients while enjoying her new found leisure time. Creating her Spice Girls Collection offers her the excuse to roam the country gathering bits and pieces of trash and treasure to transform into these one of a kind jewels. She hopes they bring you as much pleasure as creating them does for her. Visit her website at TKROR.com
Three Sisters Antiques is owned by Deb Kirk-Franklin. Deb has been collecting and selling antiques for over 25 years. “I cannot say that I have a certain style so I tend to carry items that appeal to me. I am a avid needle worker and share my love of textiles. I have a very eclectic collection of items in my space at The Antique Market. After being located on Kingston Pike in Knoxville for 8 years it is exciting to be the newest dealer at The Antique Market.”