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Mary Michael Shelley

Folk Art Americana Painted Wood Carvings


Portfolio

View my work by series:
Diners | Farms | Vacation/Outdoors | Dreaming | Other | Commissioned Art | Reproductions


American Folk Art- each piece one of a kind and original.

FARMS 

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 NEW! Cows with Red Barn and Copper Sun. $2900.00.  24.5" x 18.5" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
Take me Home

 

NEW! Rooster, Number 19. $450.00.  15.5" x 8.75" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
Cock-a-doodle- buy

 

NEW! Amish Farmer Harnessing Team. $2700.00. 22.5" x 17.75" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
See a link to my struggles working on this piece, at my BLOG
Buy Me

 

Farmer Hugs Cow Number 12. $450.00. 18" x 8" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
MOOOve to your House

 

Rooster Icon Number 18. $450.00. 12.75" x 11.25" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
Buy this Rooster

 

Cow Icon Number Eleven. $475.00. 10.5" x 16.5" x 2.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
See this piece in the process of being made at my BLOG
Buy Me Now

 

Horizontal Sheep Icon 25. $495.00. 10" x 22" x 2.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine. See a BLOG posting about this piece.
Ba-a-a-a Us

  

Sheep Icon #23, Natural Wood. 395.00. 10.75" x 13" x 2.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.

See a BLOG posting on this piece.
Baaaa me also

  

  
Calf Barn Near Green. $5900.00. 32.5" x 26" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
BUY NOW

 

 

 
Lilley, Lilley's Calf. $5500.00. 37" x 27" x 1.5"
Acrylic paint, gold leaf, carved pine.
BUY NOW

 

Cows and Snowy Day Barn. $3800.00. 19.5" x 24.5" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, thanks so much to Shelley from Texas!

See this work in progress at my BLOG.


 

Cow Icon Number Nine. $395.00. 8.75" x 10" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, California Bound. Thanks Margie!

 

Cow Icon Number Ten, Farmers Hugs Cow. $450.00. 16" x 10.5" x 2.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
See this piece in the process of being made at my BLOG
SOLD, a gift being paid on time!

 

Me in my Garden with Cabbages. $2200.00. 19" x 15.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD
, thanks Jennifer. Happy gardening to you.

 

Rooster Icon Number 20. $450.00. 12.5" x 7.75" x 3"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
, thanks Daniel!

Man and his Cow Friend, Number 7. $450.00. 15.25" x 9" x 2.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, thanks Howard!


 

Cow and Farmer Jumble, Number 8. $495.00. 10.5" x 11.5" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, as a surprise gift
to longtime lookers

 

Sheep Icon #24. $450.00. 9.25" x 13" x 1.5"
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
See this piece in the process of being made at my BLOG
SOLD to Lynda from Pennsylvania.

 

Rooster Icon #16. $395.00. 12.75" x 8.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
via payment plan to Sheila.

 

Cows and Barn, Route 23 Near Oneonta. $2900.00. 17" x 23.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.

To learn more about the making of this piece, please see my BLOG!

SOLD
on time, thanks Megan!
 

Cow and Farmer Icon #6. $495.00. 11.25" x 12.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.

SOLD
, thanks so much Linda and Larry. What a nice gift it will make!

Shepherd and 5 Sheep, #22. $450.00. 10.5" x 11.5" x 2.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.

See this piece at my BLOG!

SOLD
, thanks Thomas! West Coast bound. This from Thomas upon its arrival: "Received and
it's better than the picture, love it."


Rooster Icon #17. $395.00. 12" x 6.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
at the Bedminster Land Conservancy Show to someone who just HAD to have this rooster!


Sheep Icon #21. $495.00. 9.5" x 14" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD to someone who looked a long time.

 

Horizontal Sheep Icon Number 20. $395.00. 6" x 14" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
to a first time internet buyer of my work, on its way to Maryland! Her words upon receipt of the piece: "The sheep arrived. Have to say they are more wonderful than I imagined. They are on the wall in my kitchen/family room, where I can see them all the time. Best birthday gift ever."

 

Rooster #8, Yellow Glass Eye. $575.00. 16" x 12.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf, glass eye
SOLD, thanks Susanne, Delaware bound.

Cow Icon Number 5. $425.00 9.5" x 11.25" x 1.5"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint.

See this work being made at my BLOG
SOLD
as a wedding gift, thanks Bill and Mary Ann
.

 

 Rooster Icon Number 14. $495.00. 15" x 9.75" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, to become a West Coast Chicken.

 Rooster Icon Number 15, Big Tail Feathers. $550.00. 15" x 9.75" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD, to remain an Ithaca Chicken.


 

Cows and Barn, Top of the Lake. $2800.00. 20.25" x 19.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint
 
See this work being made at my BLOG
SOLD, Thanks Wendy and Gib

 

Sheep Icon 18. $495.00 15.5" x 9" x 3.75"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint, brass tacks.
SOLD to my corgi friends!

 


NEW!
Sheep Icon 19. $395.00. 8.75" x 9" x 2.75"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint

SOLD, thank you my Binghamton friends.

 

  
Farmer Taking a Snooze. $2500.00. 18.75" x 22.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD to a childhood friend.

Freestanding Rooster, #13. $450.00 19" x 8" x 3"
Carved pine,acrylic paint.

SOLD and it fits so well in its new space!

 

Cow and Farmer Friend. $475.00 13.5" x8.25" x 1"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint.

SOLD, thanks Harry

Sheep Icon #16. $425.00 8.5" x11.25" x 3"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint

SOLD!
, California Bound, to new collectors of my work!

  

 
Triple Decker Cows. $2500.00 reduced to $1800.00. 23.5" x 15.5" x 1.5". 
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD,
Thanks Harry, this piece is home at last!

 

Cow Icon #4. $390.00 7.75" x 11.5" x 2"
Carved pine,gold leaf, acrylic paint

SOLD as a graduation from highschool gift

 

Sheep Icon #17. $390.00 6" x 16" x 2"
Carved pine, gold leaf, acrylic paint.

SOLD to an Ithaca fan and longtime supporter of my work.

 

Canadian Barn, Farmer Getting in the Hay. $2200.00 15.5" x 20" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.

SOLD
, thanks Jean
.



Sheep Icon, #13
. $625.00 11.5" x 16" x 3"

Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf  SOLD, thank you Jennifer!
See this piece being made at Mary's BLOG

SOLD, thank you Jennifer!

 

Dog Herding Sheep #3. $2500.00. 17" x 20.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD, thanks so much Greg and Bill!
Folk Art Giclee Print also available

 

NEW! Sheep Icon, #15. $495.00 12.25" x 11" x 2"
Carved pine,acrylic paint
SOLD, thank you Gib and Wendy!

Cow and Milk Icon #2. $425.00 reduced to $350.00 9.75" x 12" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf, plywood 
SOLD, thank you Bill and Greg


Rooster at Sunrise, #11. $390.00 reduced to $290.00. 9.75" x 7.25" x 3.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf, copper
SOLD
- to the parent of a chicken lover!

 


Large Barn with Rounded Ell, Tulips and Poppies. $5800.00. 30" x 29.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
to my Pennsylvania faithful friends on a layaway plan!

 

 
Stacia's Horse Barn, Burdett, NY. $2200.00. 16" x 19" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
, Thanks so much David and Denise!
See Stacia's Horse Barn being made!
Folk Art Giclee Print also available

 

 
One Hen, Two Roosters, Two Farmers. $1800.00. 13" x 18.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD
, thank you Tito for your years of support! You've helped so many artists.

  

Sheep with Orbs, #12. $390.00 11.25" x 10.75" x 2.25"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.
See this piece being made at Mary's BLOG
Happy fathers' day Tom!
SOLD

 

Freestanding Rooster, #12. 450.00 19.75" x 8.75" x 2.5"
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf, glass eye
SOLD to a new collector of my work from Cincinnati, Ohio. Thanks Tim!

 

NEW! Sheep Icon, #14. $550.00 11.5" x 9.5" x 2.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf   
SOLD


Farm in the Hollow, Round Hay Bales. $3800.00. 21.5" x 27.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD to two devoted supporters of my work and collectors of my guard dog pictures. Thanks so much for supporting my work!

Folk Art Giclee Print also available


Sheep Herding, Crazed Bunch of Sheep #4. $2800.00. 17" x 20.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf.
SOLD
to a couple who looked and looked until they found the right one!
Eventually they will take this painted carving back to Japan.

Folk Art Giclee Print also available

 

Six Sheep Icon, #11. $575.00 11.5" x 13.25" x 2.25"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.

SOLD
to a longtime fan from New Jersey

 

Sheep Icon, Pointy Pines, #10. $390.00 11" x 8.25" x 2.25"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.
SOLD
  To an Ithaca fan! Thanks Lauren
See my BLOG where I talk about painting this piece start to finish.

 

Barn with Swirls # 4. $3200.00 19" x 23.5" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.
SOLD

See a sketch of this piece at my Blog

  

NEW! Freestanding Rooster #10. $450.00 16" x 9.75" x 2.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf, glass eye
SOLD
to a new buyer from Cortland

 

 


Cows on a Shelf. $1500.00 12.5" x 17.5" x 4"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.

SOLD
to one of my Ithaca fans

 

Donated to WSKG 2008 February Benefit Auction!
Hen and Rooster Back to Back #5. $450.00. 12" x 10" x 1"

Acrylics, gold leaf, glass eyes, carved pine and carved plywood.

 

Three Sheep, Three Trees, #3. $390.00. 8.75" x 9.75" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD
This one went to the Pacific Northwest.


Sheep Icon # 6. $450.00. 14" x 10" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD

 

     
 Barn with Swirls and Cut Corn.
$3200.00. 23.75" x 17" x 1.5"

SOLD

 

Freestanding Rooster #9. $390.00. 13" x 9.75" x 2"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf, glass eye
SOLD

 

Sheep Icon #7. $575.00. 14" x 11" x 1.5"
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD

Folk Art Giclee Print also available

 

Cow and Milk Icon. $450.00. 13.75"x 6.75 x1.5
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf
Sold to a devoted collector of my work as a present for his mother.

 

NEW! Sheep with Natural Wood, #5. $390.00. 13" x 7" x 3"
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf, copper
SOLD through the Duff Lindsay Gallery

Rooster at Sunrise #6. $575.00. 16" x 10.75" x 1".
Acrylics, gold leaf, glass eye, carved pine and carved plywood.
SOLD
to a new collector who has a Rooster Collection

 

  
Barn Near Lexington, Ma, Swirls #3. $2800.00. 18.5" x 28.5" x 1.5".
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD

 


Sleeping Sheep with Leaves, #4. $390.00. 11" x 10" x 1.5"
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf
SOLD


 


Rooster with White Glass Eye, #2. $575.00. 15.5" x 12" x 1".
Acrylics, carved pine and carved plywood.
SOLD

 


Barn with Long Cloud Sky. $2500.00. 22" x 16" x 1.5". 
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD through the Duff Lindsay Gallery

 


Horse Barn and Reeds.
SOLD.


Farmer, Chicken and Coop Cut out. $650.00. 14.5" x 9.5" x 2".
SOLD.

 

   
Mennonite Farmer with Plow. $6800.00. 24.5" x 29" x 1.5". 
Acrylics, gold leaf, carved pine.
SOLD

 

See the Glicée Prints Page

See examples of Commissioned Work.

Return to Mary Shelley Portfolio main page.

 



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