We believe in quality. We believe in tradition. At Vaillancourt Folk Art, we don’t believe in these things simply because we are a family-ownedAmerican small business; we believe in them because, for over 30 years, we’ve seen the reaction, appreciation, and expectation of collectors from around the world. Vaillancourt Chalkware is a fine art quality collectible that is hand painted in our Sutton, MA studios. With a passion for history, antiques, and Christmas, our Chalkware Santas (and other holiday figures) are certain to inspire.

It’s hard to tell when a tradition begins…

CW2016 Lecture: Pysanka, the Ukrainian Egg 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 »

Love Santa

Love Santa: The 2016 Love Santa is the perfect way to remind you of what's importantwhether it be a person, life event, or simply a fond memory. The small, skinny European Santa figure is dressed in winter whites and greys and is decorated with beautiful red plaids and hearts. Whether you're celebrating St. Valentine's Day or wanting to be reminded of Christmasregardless of the seasonthe 2016 Love Santa will warm the heart.
Big Red with Sack
Big White with Sack

Snowmen for the Winter >>

Collector's Weekend dinner
2016 Collector's Weekend