A Glimpse of St. Nick

VFA Nr. 11086, Limited Edition (Edition of 5)

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Chalkware Made in United States
Seasons: Winter
Year Issued: 2011 at $350.00

The winner of the 2010 Collector’s Weekend Design contest, Steve Martin, worked with Judi in designing this piece. The piece consists of several moulds, each hand carved and painted by Judi Vaillancourt, to be an interpretation of a child’s first glimpse of St. Nicholas. The child, wearing Dr. Denton’s, is holding A Night Before Christmas and a toy plane as we see a stocking held by the chimney with care and Santa’s foot. Because of the complexity and amount of detail within this piece, it will be very limited. >> See the painting process here.

About Vaillancourt Folk Art

Vaillancourt is a family owned business located in Sutton, Massachusetts and is best known for their handmade and hand painted chalkware figures. These figures are made using vintage and antique chocolate, candy, and ice cream moulds. The Vaillancourt’s have the largest private collection in the USA and have been creating these heirloom masterpieces meant to be passed down from generation to generation since 1984.