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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.


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.


2013 Chain of Lights Slideshow

Returning for their fourth appearance at Vaillancourt Folk Art’s Blaxton Hall for the Annual Chain of Lights celebration, Rebekah and Sir Harry  sang and rang in the holiday season with ukuleles in hand! This New York City duo played some holiday classics with the help of their new friend– the charming and handsome yellow fellow, Good News Read More »

Published Thursday, December 19th, 2013 in Retail Gallery.


Joy of Christmas

This year each area of the shop is decorated in a different vignette that celebrates the Joy of Christmas. As you enter our foyer a red tree with “JOY” in giant red and white letters greets you, along with red garland festooned with faux candy canes and white gift wrapped packages. Come into the shop Read More »

Published Monday, November 4th, 2013 in Retail Gallery.


Start the Traditions Young: Baby Collection

Oh Baby! We believe in traditions. And, with our new Baby Collection this season, we hope that the shopping experience becomes a new tradition as you celebrate the birth of a child, grandchild, or that new addition for your friends and family. Along with Vaillancourt Chalkware, this year’s decorative theme includes a new section of Read More »

Published Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 in Retail Gallery.


Mo & Kelly Dallas Exclusive Ark with Vaillancourt Chalkware Animals

In 1987, we introduced our Noah’s Ark with chalkware animals. Each ark was hand carved, shingled and individually clapboarded. At $3,000 per ark, and more sales than Judi wanted to personally do, we put it on the shelf and never looked at it again… until collectors weekend 2011. Dee, an active collector, asked us if Read More »

Published Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 in Chalkware.


Pumpkin Season

The fall and winter holidays always seem to engage in a turf war, often stepping on each other’s toes vying for attention. One thing is clear, however, once October 1st comes around, it is completely acceptable to engage in “pumpkin season.” Pumpkins, and their decorative counterpart, the Jack O’Lantern, should be considered the national symbol Read More »

Published Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 in Chalkware.


Decorating for the New Season

It is important to constantly refresh decorations—whether at home or in a store—which is why we are busy preparing for the 2013 season. You can find our Fall and Halloween decorations just about completed, but what takes the most amount of time is transforming our retail gallery into a winter wonderland each year. Last year, Read More »

Published Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 in Retail Gallery.
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