40th Annual EASTER DECOY & ART FESTIVAL
Local and National Carvers and Artists Exhibiting Their Work
Wooden Easter Egg Silent Auction
Hand carved and/or painted wooden eggs created by various exhibitors offered at auction.
2019 PHOTOGRAPHERS, JEWELERS, BASKET WEAVERS,
STAINED GLASS ARTISANS & OTHERS
JOANNE BECKWITH - EAGLE TREE ARTISANS
Affordable jewelry (earrings, necklaces and bracelets), small acrylic paintings, cigar box ukuleles
Crochet wildlife dolls (owls, eagles, ducks, peacocks, foxes & raccoons), Star Wars and Pokemon dolls. Camouflage hats, scarves and ponchos
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, blue morpho and monarch butterfly wings, fossilized woolly mammoth ivory, ammonites, orthoceras, frankincense, water buffalo and cow bone, aramadillo and turtle scutes, shark, alligator and coyote teeth, seashells, pressed flowers in resin, petrified wood, pheasant feathers (dream catchers), DZI beads (from Tibet), Odin stones, recycled glass and driftwood.
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
Wildlife painted on driftwood, quotes burned into driftwood and hand painted wildlife & dog pewter pins
KERRI FARLEY - NEW RIVER NATURE
Nature and landscape photography and hand-crafted solid wood frames
ERICA L. FORSYTHE - ELF Moments of ZEN Photography
Gallery art (matted), puzzles, glass cutting boards, soft throw blankets and other exclusive items
SUE HENRY - EVERYTHING THAT GLITTERS
Scarf pendants in nautical, sealife, nature and art deco themes paired with a variety of scarves to enhance the look
BILLIE ANN HORNER - SUGAR HILL
Bunny cakes, Easter eggs, Smith Island cakes and Easter baskets
JOHN INTO - MODEL BOATS BY JOHN INTO & NANCY PRICE
Scratch-built model boats and author of "Fundamentals of Model Boat Building"
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.
RON MICHAEL - RON MICHAEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Nature photography featuring wild ponies, ocean scapes, etc.
STEPHEN MOORE - SEA AND COASTAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Underwater and coastal and underwater photography
CAROL PEDRICK - SUNDRIFT GLASS
Handcrafted decorative stained glass and fused dichroic glass jewelry
LAUREN & DALE PINDER - MICK'S GOURMET SOUPS
Cream of Crab Soup, Lobster Bisque, Clam Chowder
BARBARA A. RANDALL - BARB'S COUNTRY BEE QUILLING
Renaissance period art using narrow strips of paper. Most art is framed featuring various subjects - crabs, lighthouse, flowers, crosses, blue herons, etc.
LINDA REDMOND - THE DOLL CLOSET
Handmade American Girl style doll clothes and accessories. Crochet knit doll clothes
BARBARA RITTER - RITTER CARVERS, INC.
Complete display of carving equipment and supplies icluding knives, chiesels, sharpeners, rotary tools - Foredom, diamonds, rubies, carbides, books, paints, putty, sandpaper, abrasives
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.
PATTI ANN SHERROCK
Glass art (interpretative glass paintings), framed watercolors, pen and ink enhanced with watercolors or colored pencil and acrylics on canvas
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 featuring landscapes, animals and seascapes and beaded jewelry
CHERYL TAYLOR - CHERYL TAYLOR CREATIONS
Coastal inspired painted furniture, shells, signage, feathers and decor. Custom artwork upon request.
JOHN URLOCK - CARRIAGE HOUSE PHOTOGRAPHY
Photography - still life of flowers taen on/thru layers of glass. Diftwood carvings of spirit faces and wood scuptures. Wooden bowties handcrafted and wearable. Unique items.
CINDA & JOHN WALLS - KNOTTS KNIVES BY COUSINS, LLC
Carving supplies, knives, wood, cork, driftwood, power tools, paint and brushes
CYNTHIA WILDER - WILDER SIDE DESIGNS
Custom oyster cans - imitation oyster cans that are standard 1 gallon industrial oyster can size covered with vinyl to customer's specifications.
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.
Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction
A favorite of attendees in recent years, that benefits a different local
non-profit each year.
APRIL MASON BARNES & G.W. HART
GROVER CANTWELL, JR.
DAVID W. HUGHES - DEER TRAIL STUDIOS
PAUL MAKUCHAL - PAUL MAKUCHAL'S ART
KEVIN McBRIDE - OSPREY NEST ART GALLERY
CHRIS & JOE PAGANO - WALNUT STREET STUDIO
MARY LOU TROUTMAN - MARY LOU TROUTMAN ART
NANCY RICHARDS WEST
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
JERRY W. CAINES / ROY B. CAINES - Caines Boys Decoys
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
CARROLL L. MARSHALL - CARROLL LEE'S DECOYS
RON ROSCISZEWSKI - RONSKI'S DECOYS & CARVINGS
RON STEVENS - WILDFOWL CARVINGS BY RON
RYAN WOOSTER - CHESAPEAKE GUNNING DECOYS