Folk Art Mary - Carved and Painted Folk Pictures
Email update sent September 7, 2010
Upcoming Next Weekend: Bedminster (Pa) Traditional Artisan Show, September 11 and 12, 2010. Saturday 11th, 10 AM to 5 PM. Sunday 12th, 10 AM to 4 PM. This show benefits the Bedminster Regional Land Conservancy and features the work of 40 traditional artisans.
Plan to be in Ithaca for the 2010 Art Trail Open Studio Weekends. Encourage your weekend guests to time their visits for the Art Trail open studio weekends, October 9-10 and 16-17, 11 AM to 5 PM each day.
Visit my booth #3 at the Ithaca Farmers Market on Saturdays and Sundays. Sunday market continues until end of October. On arttrail weekends (see above) and next weekend I won't be there but a friend will run my booth.
Article in Nashville Arts June 2010 issue about Beverly Keel and Ronnie Stein, collectors of my work.
Blog, blog, blog. Please tell others about my blog. Check it out for recently completed work.
Below, three recent pieces (click to enlarge), which one is your favorite?
NEW! Home Sweet Home. $425.00. 11 x 7.75 x 2.5
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf
NEW! Feed Me Cats Hugging, Number 4. $390.00. 9.5 x 11.25 x 1.5
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf, copper wire
NEW! Yes, Rise Above #4. $450.00. 15.5 x 9.75 x 2.5
Carved pine,acrylic paint, gold leaf.
Other ways to find me-
Sign up to my Facebook fan page.
My website www.maryshelleyfolkart.com.
My Etsy Shop, mostly reproduction type items but some original work (including drawings) as well.
You Tube Videos page
Link to an article on my work in Voices, the journal of New York Folklore society.