Tag Archives: Nantucket

Nantucket, Overlooking Old North Wharf

‘Twas The #ACK Before Christmas

Translating to the “far away land,” Nantucket epitomizes the sense of naturalistic living through its windswept beaches, blinking lighthouses and charming sand dunes. There is no wonder why it's a second home for New Englanders during the peak summer months. With a charm that transcends READ MORE »

James Bard's America (oil on canvas, 1851)

Nantucket Summer Series: America Yacht Santa

The idea of summer conjures a lot of images, notably the beach, the warm sand under toe and, of course, the yachts that travel the cool waves of the ocean. It were these ideas, combined with art and history, that brought Judi to design the 2015 READ MORE »

The 2014 Nantucket Show Booth Design

Preparing for Nantucket

Each year, since 2008, we've looked forward to attending the Event Under The Tent—a summer show benefiting Nantucket's early education school, Small Friends of Nantucket. After receiving great publicity from ABC's TV show, Chronicle, our annual Nantucket Santa has been a Christmas tradition reserved for READ MORE »

Nantucket Lightship Santa, the 2014 piece to the Nantucket Summer Series

Teaser: Nantucket Lightship Santa

Enjoy the Nantucket Summer Series? You don't have to wait long until we release the 2014 piece, Nantucket Lightship Santa, at the Event Under The Tent. Enjoy the summer to the fullest and join us at Bartlett's Farm this summer for your chance for a premier number READ MORE »

The Summer Nantucket Series

Summertime for Santa

Santa doesn't stay cooped up at his home at the North Pole all year. During the summer, before production picks up, you can find him enjoying the same summer sights that we in New England enjoy. Celebrate the summer season with the Summer Santa series; including READ MORE »

The 2013 Brant Point Nantucket Santa

Brant Point Nantucket Santa

Vaillancourt Folk Art (VFA) is pleased to introduce the Brant Point Nantucket Santa at the 2013 "Event Under The Tent" benefiting the Small Friends on Nantucket Thursday, July 19th. Adding to the tradition and folklore of the Nantucket Santa, Judi Vaillancourt has taken to literary READ MORE »

View of the Show Booth

Best of Show

Since returning to the retail show circuit in 2008, Vaillancourt Folk Art has truly enjoyed the summer show on Nantucket that benefits the early education group "Small Friends on Nantucket" called the "Event Under The Tent." The show, which lasts from the preview party on READ MORE »

The 2011 Nantucket Santa

Nantucket 2011

  This is the fourth year that Vaillancourt Folk Art will be exhibiting at the Nantucket Folk Art and Artisan Show. The show which opens with a preview party Thursday, July 14th from 6pm -  9pm will run through Sunday, July 17th at Bartlett's Farm. READ MORE »