The Rainbow Fleet

VFA Nr. 19101V

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A new Chalkware series to celebrate Nantucket’s Rainbow Fleet! Using antique ice cream moulds, each catboat has been moulded and hand carved to resemble the Nantucket Yacht Club’s boats first used to inspire children and teenagers to learn to sail.

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$95.00

Description

Chalkware 0.25 lbs 4 × 1.5 × 4 in
Made in United States (2019)
Seasons: Summer
Year Issued: 2019

A new Chalkware series to celebrate Nantucket’s Rainbow Fleet! Using antique ice cream moulds, each catboat has been moulded and hand carved to resemble the Nantucket Yacht Club’s boats first used to inspire children and teenagers to learn to sail. Each piece is hand painted with sails to resemble the original fleet. Each boat is designed with the whale flag, which can be found with some of the other Vaillancourt Nantucket Series pieces.

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.

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