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Repairing Broken Chalkware

The inevitable, “uh-oh!” Regardless how careful we are, it seem inevitable that at some point we may be experience the misfortune of breaking our cherished Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa. Because chalkware is made from a solid, plaster-like medium, the product isn’t as fragile as one may suspect. Regardless of its density, if one were to drop Read More »

Published Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 in Chalkware.


Five Ways To Use Santa’s Digital Library

In March 2008, we launched a new initiative in our digital world by cataloging the complete Vaillancourt Folk Art Chalkware collection. Through the launch of a new web site, we were able to accomplish many goals: internally, we created a digital library that allowed us to browse and reference pieces instantly (even our artists have Read More »

Published Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 in Chalkware.


Spring Cleaning with Rabbits…

As spring rolls around, spring cleaning doesn’t always trump the to-do list. But, to help you enjoy the end of winter, here are a few pieces that will warm the heart. Bookmark this page to see more offerings throughout the season!

Published Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 in Chalkware.


The 2014 Chalkware Collection

The 2014 Chalkware Collection: As we enter into our 30th year of painting chalkware, Judi has outdone herself in coming up with some unique designs for Christmas.

Published Monday, February 24th, 2014 in Chalkware.


Introducing: Jingle Balls ™

Vaillancourt Folk Art Introduces their Newest Ornament Line: Jingle Balls™ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sutton, MA —As Vaillancourt Folk Art celebrates their 30th anniversary, they are pleased to welcome a new product line to their collection: Jingle Balls™. Vaillancourt Chalkware has been commercially available since 1984, but in 1996 they broke into the ornament market after Read More »

Published Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 in Ornaments.


A Chalkware Santa “To My Valentine”

It’s a love thing. The 2014 Valentine Santa is unlike any other. Colored with light pinks and historic golds and grays, this “To My Valentine” Santa is holding a heart with a decoupaged image from an antique postcard. Decorated with little hearts around his hat and coat, there is no better way to show someone Read More »

Published Monday, January 20th, 2014 in Chalkware.


Collector’s Weekend 2014

Whether a serious collector, casual shopper, or simply a Christmas enthusiast, join us for this year’s Collector’s Weekend here in Sutton. Learn to paint your own Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa under the guidance of our artists, attend the holiday Lecture series with professionals within the industry, be entertained with the Friday evening opening where we introduce Read More »

Published Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 in Retail Gallery.


2014 Sneak Peek: Ornaments

We are excited to be releasing some great new ornaments this upcoming year… in addition to our figures, we are very excited to be offering a new concept. Here is a sneak peek of some of our 2014 ornaments. They will be available later this year, keep your eyes peeled and be certain to sign Read More »

Published Monday, December 30th, 2013 in Ornaments.
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