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Folk Art Mary - Carved and Painted Folk Pictures

Email update sent September 12, 2011

Next weekend (September 17 and 18, 2011) I'll be in Bedminster Pa, at the 2011 Traditional Artisan Show. Proceeds from this show benefit the Bedminster Regional Land Conservancy. Please come see my work and that of a number of other traditional artisans. I have a special feeling for Bedminster (Bucks County, Pa) and its beautiful open green agricultural spaces since I grew up there on a 120 acre farm.

Farmers' Market: I'll be carving every Saturday at the Ithaca Farmers Market until at least the end of October.

Commissions: I'm currently gathering orders for commissioned special order pieces to work on over the winter months.

Below are some pictures that I've been carving and painting (busy as a bee) in order to have new work at the Bedminster show. Click on them and they will enlarge.

Guard Dogs with Fire, #22. $750.00. 14.25 x 10.5 x 1
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf
Folk Art Blog entry on this work.


Guard Dogs with Sleeping Figure, #23. $950.00. 13.5 x 14 x 1.5
Carved pine, acrylic paint, gold leaf



Bunch of Crows, $390.00. 9.25 x 9.5 x 2
Carved pine, acrylic paint


 Rise Above Yes # 3, $450.00. 15.5 x 9.75 x 2.5
Carved pine, acrylic paint

Reduced prices on select older pieces. Ask and I will tell you which ones. Support the arts, buy artwork.


Blog, blog, blog. Please tell others about my blog. Check it out for work in progress.

Other ways to find me-

 Facebook fan page, where I regularly post my blog entries.


You Tube Videos page

Link to an article on my work in Voices, the journal of New York Folklore society.


I recycle bubblewrap.