Washington State Button Society

Washington State Button Society

Our 2015 show will be held on:

Sept. 10th - 12th 2015
Medallion Hotel
16710 Smokey Point Blvd.
Arlington, WA 98223
Rooms $99 plus tax per night (includes breakfast)
Reservations must be made before August 1, 2015,
AND must mention WSBS to get the $99 rate!
Just East off I-5 at Exit 206 about 10 miles No. of Everett,
Less than an hour North of Seattle.

Show is open to the General Public on Sat. 9/12/14 from 10 am - 3 pm
Our 2015 Theme is Blue Hawaii!
More information to come soon!


For Reference Only!

We had a GREAT show in 2014, and had fun
walking the Red Carpet!

Theme is: Hooray for Hollywood!

WSBS 2014 Show Registration Form

Map to the Button Show location.

2014 Motel Information

2014 Show Schedule

2014 List of Awards

Please note there have been several updates/corrections to the 2014 Awards List! You will want to consider the following information for the Awards listed when you create your trays!

#6 Div. I Sec 10-10 (new Sec/Cl #!) 20 Any size. Early Gilt 1820-1850.
Limited to early gilt buttons with no makersí names but with quality markings such as Extra Rich Color, Treble Gilt, etc. Also limited to at least one Golden Age and at least one Jacksonian Button.

#13 Div. III Sec 8-5.1 25 Any size. Pot metal with paste.
Look for types of metal, stone colors and shapes. Remember no claw or prong sets!

#15 Div IX (Sec 1-7) + 12-7.4.1 25 Any Size. Buffed celluloid and synthetic polymers.
Should read Sec 1-1 decorative finishes not Sec 1-7 unlisted.

#20 Div IX Sec 15-5 25 Any Size. Blue Hawaii. Coconut or gourde buttons.
The one blue button can be of ANY material.

#24 Div IX Sec 18-5 + 18-6.3 + 18-6.4 25 Any. Human bare feet, hands, footwear, gloves, etc. Human footprint is ok to use.

#26 Div IX Sec 18-12 25 Any. Timepieces.
No limit on realistic's. Clock faces without hands are ok.

2014 Award Criteria
Use this to help determine the main judging criteria for awards.

WSBS Tray Entry (Summary) Form


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WSBS Home Page

Local Club Information

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