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.
2018 PHOTOGRAPHERS, JEWELERS, BASKET WEAVERS,
STAINED GLASS ARTISANS & OTHERS
MOHAMMED ATTIAH - TEMALLE LTC
African straw handmade baskets
DENISE BENNETT - AMB STUDIOS
Recycled wine bottles into bird feeders, jewelry, incense burners and lights
BRUCE BLACKWAY- BLACKWAY BOAT MODELS
Handcrafted wooden models of Chesapeake Bay workboats, including related accessories
BOBBY BRIDGES - COASTAL CREATIONS
Eclectic mix of coastal decor for indoors and outdoors
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.
DON & DONNA DREW - COPPER CREATIONS
Copper sculpture and garden art
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 EARLEY - 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.
Wildlife painted on driftwood, quotes burned into driftwood and hand painted wildlife & dog pewter pins
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
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
CANDACE NEVEUX - SLUMBERING ART STUDIO
Acrylic paints on stretched canvas. Hand painted inspirational and uplifting quotes over abstract backgrounds. Postcards and cards with paintings.
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
LINDA REDMOND - THE DOLL CLOSET
Handmade American Girl style doll clothes and accessories. Crochet knit doll clothes.
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
DEBBIE RITTER - CHINCOTEAGUE NATURE ENCOUNTERS
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.
ROBERT SAVAGE - TURNING SAVAGE WOODWORKS
Unique wood pens, peppermills, duck calls and other items turned from local and exotic woods. Also a variety of bird houses and bat houses.
GUY & KRISTI SHOVER
Sculpture cast via lost wax process - bronze sculpture of realistic to interpretive wildlife. Miniature sculpture of wildlife, flowers, shells and characteristic creatures.
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.
CHRIS STUEBBE - CREATIONS BY CHRIS
Oil paintings and beaded jewelry.
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.
JOHN URLOCK - CARRIAGE HOUSE PHOTOGRAPHY
Photography - scenics and flowers photographed thru plate glass creating and image which projects depth. Wooden Bowties - handmade and carved in various types of wood. Wood spirits carved in driftwood.
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
MICHAEL & KARLA ADCOCK - WILD WINGS IN WOOD
VIC & ELLEN BERG - OUTER BANKS WATERFOWL
ROY BOHN - BOHN CARVINGS
JIMMY BOWDEN - JIMMY 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
ROBERT J. GRAY, JR.
BILL HICKSON - WILDFOWL CARVINGS
ED JACOBS - ELK CREEK DECOYS
JAMES JOHNSON - JOHNSON DECOY
WALT & CINDY JONES - FLYWAY DECOYS
DAVID JUSTICE - WILDLIFE ART CARVINGS
RONALD JUSTIS - RONALD JUSTIS DECOYS
LARRY D. LINTON
CARROLL L. MARSHALL - CARROLL LEE'S DECOYS
DON PARKS - PARKS TRADING
RON ROSCISZEWSKI - RONSKI'S DECOYS & CARVINGS
RON STEVENS - WILDFOWL CARVINGS BY RON
JOHN & PATTY WATERFIELD - WATERFIELD SHOREBIRD
HARVEY WILSON - WILDFOWL BY WILSON
RYAN WOOSTER - CHESAPEAKE GUNNING DECOYS
Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction
A favorite of attendees in recent years, that benefits a different local
non-profit each year.
Wooden Easter Egg Silent Auction
Hand carved and/or painted wooden eggs created by various exhibitors offered at auction.
MARGARET E. BRADACH - MEB ART
GROVER CANTWELL, JR.
DAVID W. HUGHES - DEER TRAIL STUDIO
PAUL MAKUCHAL - PAUL MAKUCHAL'S ART
KEVIN McBRIDE - OSPREY NEST ART GALLERY
NANCY MITCHELL - NANCY'S WATERCOLORS
MARY LOU TROUTMAN - MARY LOU TROUTMAN ART
NANCY RICHARDS WEST
40th Annual EASTER DECOY & ART FESTIVAL