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…

Brocade Santa with Gold Swag Brocade Santa with Gold Swag

When thinking of historic Christmas traditions, we often find ourselves transported to the streets of Colonial Williamsburg during the holiday season. While it is true that these homes were decorated with fruit, flowers, wreaths, and leaves, it wasn’t until the Colonial Revival of the 1900s—in the eighteenth century it would be considered eccentric to decorate Read More »

Nrnberg Rauschgoldengel Santa

Nrnberg Rauschgoldengel Santa: A variation of the limited edition exclusive made for those that participated in the 2014 European Christmas Markets River Cruise, this piece brings together two traditions: Santa and Rauschgoldengelthe most traditional ambassador of Christmas in Nuremberg Germany. The soft grey eyes of Santa are brought to life as we see him holding the traditional Rauschgoldengel, which is gold leafed in the full elegance as seen in Germany. The Santa is dressed in a beautiful brown coat with gold elements adorning it.
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