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CW2016 Lecture: Christmas Trees in Early Postcards

American and European postcards: Christmas trees and a glimpse of early 20th century life.

Published Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 in Press Releases.

CW2016 Lecture: Pysanka, the Ukrainian Egg

Bill Davis considers himself a driven collector.  Among other things he collects postcards, Christmas ornaments and egg-shaped things.  His egg collection contains examples made from glass, wood, chalkware, ceramic, hardstone and numerous decorated natural eggs.  Many years ago he was attending the arts and crafts festival in State College, Pennsylvania where he met a woman Read More »

Published Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 in News and Press.

O Christmas Trees

Each area of our shop is set up with vignettes that depict unique ideas for decorating this Christmas season. We feature many different artists and styles of Christmas décor, along with, of course, our Chalkware and glass ornaments. Judi has created several floor to ceiling wood tree silhouettes which display table settings using Juliska dinnerware Read More »

Published Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 in Retail Gallery.

Christmas (2015) is Coming…

We’ve been saying it since January, but now we can say it with visual proof… Christmas is coming! Although we are looking forward to getting through the fall holidays, Judi and the store personnel have been busy transforming the retail gallery into this year’s Christmas theme… although we won’t give it away until the Christmas Read More »

Published Monday, October 26th, 2015 in Retail Gallery.

Trick or Treat!

Thank you for being a loyal eNewsletter subscriber!   Halloween doesn’t have to be just for kids. Instead of getting dressed up in costumes, you can enjoy the season while cozy at home! To get you into the spirit of Halloween, we are offering free shipping on all Halloween Chalkware! Simply checkout with coupon code: Read More »

Published Thursday, October 1st, 2015 in Retail Gallery.

A Christmas Carol Ornament Collection

An ornament collection depicting the characters of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol come to life through a Polish glass ornament line by Vaillancourt.

Published Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 in Ornaments.

The Brocade Series

Those familiar with Vaillancourt Folk Art through the ages undoubtably know the timeless designs of the historic collection that Judi Vaillancourt started creating in 1984. Following us through the years, however, you’ll have noticed that we’ve introduced designs that appeal to the contemporary collector—with a bit of bling. In 2009, while designing for Neiman Marcus, Judi Vaillancourt Read More »

Published Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 in Chalkware.