CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND

39th Annual EASTER DECOY & ART FESTIVAL

2018 ARTISTS


MARGARET E. BRADACH - MEB ART


DAVID W. HUGHES - DEER TRAIL STUDIO


ELLEN LAWLER


KEVIN McBRIDE - OSPREY NEST ART GALLERY


NANCY MITCHELL - NANCY'S WATERCOLORS


JENNY SOMERS


MARY LOU TROUTMAN - MARY LOU TROUTMAN ART


NANCY RICHARDS WEST


2018 CARVERS


MICHAEL & KARLA ADCOCKWILD WINGS IN WOOD


ROY BOHNBOHN CARVINGS


JIMMY BOWDENJIMMY BOWDEN DECOYS


JAY BUNDICK - DECOYS BY JAY BUNDICK


SHANNON DIMMIG - FINE CARVINGS BY SHANNON


CORKY DIZE - CORKY'S CARVINGS


DAVID W. FARLOW, JR. - SEASIDE DECOYS


RUSSELL FISH


BILL HICKSON - WILDFOWL CARVINGS


JAMES JOHNSON - JOHNSON DECOY


WALT & CINDY JONES - FLYWAY DECOYS


RONALD JUSTIS - RONALD JUSTIS DECOYS


​LARRY D. LINTON


​CORK McGEE


​DON PARKS - PARKS TRADING


RON ROSCISZEWSKI - RONSKI'S DECOYS & CARVINGS


JOHN & PATTY WATERFIELD - WATERFIELD SHOREBIRD


HARVEY WILSON - WILDFOWL BY WILSON





Wooden Easter Egg Silent Auction

Hand carved and/or painted wooden eggs created by various exhibitors offered at auction. 





Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce  |  6733 Maddox Boulevard  |Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Phone:  757-336-6161  |  Fax:  757-336-1242  |  Email: joanne@chincoteaguechamber.com  |  www.chincoteaguechamber.com

​2018 PHOTOGRAPHERS, JEWELERS, BASKET WEAVERS,
STAINED GLASS ARTISANS & OTHERS


BRUCE BLACKWAY- BLACKWAY BOAT MODELS

Handcrafted wooden models of Chesapeake Bay workboats, including related accessories


CAROL BROOKS

Crochet ponchos, hats, scarves, mallard ducks, eagles, seagulls, turtles and other wildlife


RICHARD CAL COOLIDGE - CALS' PUTTERINGS

Handcrafted wooden cutting boards and trivets made from both domestic and exotic hardwoods


JOAN DEVANEY - SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE

Hand blown borosilicate glass and fused dichroic glass pendants, earrings and bracelets. Jewelry from porcupine quills, stingray hide, meteorites, tektites, quail eggs, abalone, sea glass, river glass, jewel beetle wings, butterfly wings, fossilized woolly mammoth ivory, ammonites, orthoceras, frankincense, water buffalo bone, tagua nuts, vintage repurposed silverware, resin etc.


LOU DOUGHTY

Model hunting boats and antique decoys


TONI-KAY & MICHAEL A. DYE - TONI-KAY DYE WILDLIFE
Wildlife art, painted feathers, prints with original painting of same on feather, wizard wands & other carvings


JIM EARLY - HAND MADE DECORATIVE WOOD CRAFTS

Trivets made from recycled Corian countertops, pens, jewelry from Corian, and wooden toys from rough lumber


AMY ECKARD - MASSAGE AWAY

Photography based postcards, notecards and prints, as well as pastel, oil and acrylic paintings with a focus on rocket launches, Chincoteague marsh, Chincoteague Viking and ponies.


JOAN HINES

Handpainted oyster & crab shells, Christmas ornaments, Santas, blue crabs (cooked & uncooked), heron and workboats


BILLIE ANN HORNER - SUGAR HILL

Easter Eggs, baskets, cakes and candy.


JOHN INTO - MODEL BOATS BY JOHN INTO & NANCY PRICE

Scratch-built model boats and author of "Fundamentals of Model Boat Building"


JOAN KRISHER - JOANSCRAFTS

Original and unique designs in paper know as the ancient craft of Quilling


LAURA LAIRD - LAURA LAIRD MAGAZINE COLLAGE ARTIST

Magazine collage art creating landscapes and other scenes of nature available in originals, prints, bags, and greeting cards.


BOB & MARY McINTIRE - TREASURE TREE WIRE WRAPPED JEWELRY

Cut, polish and shape stones and wrap with 14KGF or sterling silver wire to form pendants, bracelets, earrings and rings. Items wrapped yours or ours coins, shells, sea glass, stones, gem stones, pottery, arrow heads, fossils, etc.


STEPHEN MOORE - SEA AND COASTAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Underwater and coastal and underwater photography


CAROL PEDRICK - SUNDRIFT GLASS

​Handcrafted decorative stained glass and fused glass jewelry


LAUREN & DALE PINDER - MICK'S GOURMET SOUPS
Cream of Crab Soup, Lobster Bisque, Clam Chowder


MELISSA RIOUX - LAKONIA GREEK PRODUCTS

Our family imports olive oil, olives and herbs from our groves in Greece to Maine for handcrafting in small batches. Our Greek Gourmet product line includes unfiltered Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Drizzling Oils made with our wild, organic, fresh, low-sodium olives, wild herbs and medicinal herbal teas. From our groves to your table!


BARBARA RITTER - RITTER CARVERS, INC.

Complete display of carving equipment and supplies


JOHN ROST - AVIARY ARTISTRY
Useful, fun wildlife habitat structures from recycled materials. By using materials found from around the home, farm and community, we design birdhouses, bee houses, feeders and critter shelters to help our outdoor wildlife.


DALE SPILKER - HIGH TIDE FABRICATION

Hand turned duck calls, pens - made from wood, stabilized wood and acrylic. Also customizing in various hand turned wood items such as pepper mills, oyster shuckers and wine stoppers.


CHERYL TAYLOR - CHERYL TAYLOR CREATIONS

Art inspired by the beauty of Chincoteague Island. Painted shells, coastal inspired mixed media creations - wall hangings, signs and mosaics, coastal inpsired painted furniture and painted feathers.


PATRICIA VOGEL - VOGEL PHOTOGRAPHY

Nature photography. Photo image transfer and mixed media artwork.


CINDA & JOHN WALLS - KNOTTS KNIVES BY COUSINS, LLC

Carving supplies, knives, wood, cork, driftwood, power tools, paint and brushes

Local and National Carvers and Artists Exhibiting Their Work

Decoy carvers and artisans from Pennsylvania, North Carolina, New Jersey, Arizona,Maryland, Maine, Florida, and Virginia exhibit their work from rustic working decoys to finely detailed workmanship. Come see these talented  carvers and artisans at work. 

Meet the Exhibitors

Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction

A favorite of attendees in recent years, that benefits a different local

non-profit each year.