The Vaillancourt Folk Art Tradition

We believe in quality. We believe in tradition. We don’t believe in these things simply because we are a family-ownedAmerican small business; we believe in them because, for over since 1984, 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 chalkware) are certain to inspire.

It’s hard to tell when a tradition begins…

anta Driving Vintage Car, VFA Nr. 17034
Transportation: Re-Inventing How Santa Delivers Toys

If history teaches us anything, it’s that Christmas traditions have evolved over the centuries. Even though the magic of our modern Santa has its roots in the 4th-century saint Greek Bishop of Myra (Nikolaos of Myra, or, Saint Nicholas), it wasn’t until years later that the dutch figure, Sinterklaas, was introduced as a ceremonial figure riding […]

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