Albuquerque Gathering 2022

Albuquerque Gathering 2022

Purse Provenance, Purse Auction, Santa Fe, Purse Bazaar,  Plains Indian Beadwork, Native American Beader, Navajo Rug Purses.  What do these have in common?  The 2022 Gathering of course! Registration was e-mailed to APCS members April 26, including hotel information....
2021 Washington D.C. Gathering

2021 Washington D.C. Gathering

Better late than never! Due to Covid, the APCS Gathering was pushed out a year and we were able to meet up in Washington, D.C. September 22-25, 2021. Click here to read all about it (at the end of the recap is a link to LOTS of photos): ...
2019 Denver Gathering

2019 Denver Gathering

The 2019 Gathering was a mile-high with excitement, enlightening presentations and meeting up with purse collector friends. Thursday evening kicked off with the registration and open-bar reception. Then we enjoyed Maya Debus’s Mae West presentation.  We saw clips...
2018 Gathering – Providence RI

2018 Gathering – Providence RI

2018 Gathering - Providence, RI We had a great time at the Biltmore Hotel in Providence, RI The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts, is the fifth largest museum in the United States. It contains more than 450,000 works of art, making it one of the most...
2017 Gathering – Phoenix

2017 Gathering – Phoenix

A SUNNY PHOENIX GATHERING The last weekend in October was the perfect time for our APCS Annual Gathering in Phoenix.  We began at Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino with our Welcome Reception on Thursday evening.  It was fun, loud, and a great time to reconnect with...
2016 Gathering –  San Francisco

2016 Gathering – San Francisco

KEEP CALM and BUY MORE PURSES was the motto for The 2016 APCS Gathering in San Francisco, June 16 to 19. Held at The Omni Hotel, an historical Florentine Renaissance Building built in 1926 was originally a bank and finance build. The hotel was a mix of old world charm...