The 2016 Christmas Catalog - Vaillancourt Folk Art's Chalkware and Ornament Line

2016 Christmas Catalog

We're happy to be introducing the 2016 Christmas Vaillancourt Folk Art Chalkware Catalog. If you've shopped us directly, you can expect your catalog to arrive in the mail by late October. If you'd like a copy, or have had a change in address, please update your READ MORE »

Assorted Haunted House Chalkware New for 2016

One-of-a-kind Halloween Chalkware: Haunted Houses & Pumpkins

As we officially move into fall, everyone at Vaillancourt Folk Art is anxiously awaiting Halloween. In addition to the Halloween Newsie Boy, we have introduced two new assortment collections. The first is our spooky take on our Chalkware Pumpkin and the second is our ghoulish take on READ MORE »

The Vaillancourt Chalkware Witch and Pumpkin Man, now back in stock for Halloween.

An Unlikely Couple For Halloween

Although they are available individually, it is safe to say that the Chalkware Witch Holding Pumpkin and Pumpkin Man make a handsome couple. Halloween is a time for showing your true personality and this season we're happy to have these two pieces back in stock READ MORE »

Fall Decorations at Vaillancourt Folk Art in Sutton, MA

Vaillancourt’s During Fall

It seems that fall is a short holiday season. Having just made it through the dog days of summer, it seems that fall just “happens” while we wait for the Christmas season to begin. Don’t let that happen! The Vaillancourt retail gallery in Sutton, MA READ MORE »

New Rabbits Recently Added to the Museum Vault Collection

Chalkware Collectibles

The history of chalkware is well documented—during the 19th century, chalkware was an inexpensive alternative to imported decorative objects for rural families. Dubbed "the poor man's porcelain" Victorian chalkware was mostly hollow and sparsely painted with watercolors as an alternative to the Staffordshire ceramic figurines. Today's chalkware collectibles, created by Judi Vaillancourt, READ MORE »

A limited number of Neiman Marcus custom exclusives have been released and available.

Limited Custom Exclusives Now Available

Each year, Judi Vaillancourt designs about 100 different Chalkware pieces. A handful go into the regular line, but a majority are exclusive—only available at specific sources. Most commonly places like Colonial Williamsburg, mail order catalogs, and department stores. These custom pieces remain exclusive for as READ MORE »

Chalkware, newly added to the Museum Vault Collection this August

New Releases For Museum Vault Collection

This August, we've come across a lot of very special Chalkware pieces from yesteryear. Some are very rare, limited edition pieces, some are premier numbers, and some have the original crackle finish. Throughout the month, we'll be introducing these pieces sporadically into the Museum Vault READ MORE »

Collector's Weekend 2017 Painting Workshop Santa in Car

Collector’s Weekend 2017

Tickets for our 22nd annual Collector's Weekend will not be available until January 1st, 2017! Please mark your calendars and make certain that you're subscribing to our eNewsletter so that you can register for your preferred painting workshop day. The last two years have been READ MORE »