2017 Wish List Celebration

2017 Wish List Celebration

As the Holiday Season unfolds, know that we have been gathering and pondering and generally scheming to bring you a wonderful holiday experience here at American Folk.

The 2017 edition of our annual Wish List Celebration offerings include Pottery, Painting, Woodblock Prints, Sculptural artwork.  Throughout the year, when visiting artists, if something really cool, really satisfying, really lovely stood out, it was tucked away and saved for this important event.

We are here, with bells on, to take your calls [ 828-281-2134 ] the show is now open and sales have begun!

We know you can’t ALL visit in person, but  know that we are here everyday and happy to ‘be your eyes’ &  share details about any of the pieces you see in the show, and can wrap and ship to you or to a loved one.

We also offer gift certificates in any denomination.

New Paintings by: Ellie Ali, Cornbread, Kent Ambler, Brenda Lyday, Liz Sullivan, Karl Mullen, Ellen Langford.

New Pottery by:  Stacy Lambert, Michael Gates, Kim Ellington, Wayne Hewell, Shawn Ireland, Michel Bayne.

New Sculpture by: Lonnie & Twyla Money, James “Buddy” Snipe, Hugh Gilgenbach, Minnie Adkins Ivy Billiot, Marion Kaminkow.

ADDITIONAL SELECTIONS ON EACH OF THESE ARTIST’S INDIVIDUAL PAGES!

Selected Works

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Shawn Ireland, Double Dip Baking Dish

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 15 1/2 X 6"
$160.- (SI1660)

Karl Mullen, Piercing Eyes

Arches Archival Paper infused with walnut oil, powdered pigments & other applied media
size: 27 1/8 X 35 1/2"(Framed)
$1,200.- (KM488)

Kim Ellington, Foot Hills Silhouette Jar

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 12" Tall
$325.- (GKE88)

Shawn Ireland, Footed Fruit Bowl

Wood Fired, Glazed Earthenware, Fully Functional, Dishwasher Safe.
size: 9" Across
$60.- (SIP1658)

Larry Ledford, Santa in a Black Suit

Hand Carved Wood, Acrylic Paint-wonderfully articulated.
size: 14 inches tall
$275.- (LL13)

Kent Ambler, Three

Woodblock print, Soy inks
size: 12 X 12 1/2" (Framed)
$200.- (KA2181)

Ivy Billiot, Blue Bird

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 6 X 4"
$120.- (IB195)

Wayne Hewell, Shine Jug Green

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8 " Tall
$75.- (WH208)

James A. Snipe, Mrs Cry Baby

Enamel Paint on tin roofing & twigs
size: 15 1/2" Tall
$165.- (BUD314SOLD)

Kim Ellington, Presentation Platter

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 13 1/2 " across, 3 1/2" deep --very generous size
$300.- (GKE84)

Eli Ali, Alive And Sharp Eyed

Acrylic Paint, Oil Pastel and Chinese Ink on Archival Paper
size: 16 X 20 1/2"
$950.- (EA93)

Kim Ellington, Gorgeous Generous Bowl

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 7" Tall X 13" Across
$300.- (GKE87)

Michel Bayne, Chicken Jug

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 12" Tall
$265.- (MBP88)

Ivy Billiot, Scarlet Tanager

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 8 X 4"
$120.- (IB196)

Kim Ellington, Melting Diamond Pitcher

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8 Tall
$145.- (GKE73)

Ellen Langford, On A Breath

Acrylic on Canvas
size: 12 X 12"
$500.- (LAN104)

Kim Ellington, Shades Of Earth Vase

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired. Fully Fuctional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 9" Tall
$140.- (GKE85)

Larry Ledford, St. Nick

Hand Carved Wood, Acrylic Paint-arms & legs move
size: 14 inches tall
$275.- (LL12)

Shawn Ireland, Cobalt Blue Baker

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 10 1/2"
$60.- (SIP1659)(Sold)

Brenda Lyday, A Sweeter Time

Acrylic Paint, Glass, Wood and other materials
size: 11 1/2 X 10 3/8"
$600.- (BL07)

Michel Bayne, Bird In Garden Jug

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 10" tall
$265.- (MBP89)

Stacy Lambert, He Blamed The Octopus(Back)

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8 1/2"
$125.- (SL163)(Sold)

Stacy Lambert, He Blamed The Octopus

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8 1/2" Tall
$125.- (SL163)(Sold)

Liz Sullivan, Bird On A Branch

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 8 3/4 X 8 1/2"
$225.- (LIZ946)

Michel Bayne, Bird In Heart Jug

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 10" Tall
$265.- (MBP90)

Eli Ali, Nude In Color

Acrylic Paint, Oil Pastel and Chinese Ink on Archival Paper
size: 8 X 16"
$650.- (EA101)

Michael Gates, Snowflake Jug (Big)

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 10" Tall
$225.- (MG26)

Wayne Hewell, Smoking Devil Swirl

Wood- fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 9 3/4 " Tall
$175.- (WH214)

Wayne Hewell, Mini Face Jugs

Wood-fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 2" Tall appx
$38.- (ea)(WH138)(Call For Choices)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Two Woodpeckers

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 14" Tall
$85.- (LM121)

Ivy Billiot, Bachman Warbler

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 7 X 4"
$120.- (IB194)

Branda Lyday, Three Tough Birds

Painting on Glass, Wooden components
size: 19 X 25 1/4"
$750.- (BL09)

Kim Ellington, Shine Jug

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8" Tall
$120.- (GKE76)

Ivy Billiot, Blue Jay

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 8 X 6"
$140.- (IB201SOLD)

Wayne Hewell, Smoking Field Jug

Wood- fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 9" Tall
$165.- (WH213)

Marion Kaminkow, Time Flies

Hand-carved basswood
size: 7 3/4 X 8 3/4"
$95.- (WC142)

Wayne Hewell, Pointy Ear Face

Wood- fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 6" Tall
$85.- (WH218)

Kim Ellington, Banded Pitcher With Lid

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 9" Tall
$135.- (GKE75)

Wayne Hewell, Stogie With Tobacco

Wood- fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 9 3/4" Tall
$175.- (WH215)

Wayne Hewell, Brown Swirl Shine Jug

North Carolina Wood-Fired Stoneware. Hand Carved decorated surface. Functional, usable for food or flowers. Dishwasher safe.
size: 9 1/2" Tall
$80.- (WH209)

Kim Ellington, Chocolate Pitcher

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 6 1/2" Tall
$125.- (GKE74)

Ellen Langford, Holding Your Breath

Acrylic in Canvas
size: 12 X 12"
$500.- (LAN 105)(Sold)

Wayne Hewell, Surly Swirl

Wood- fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 6 1/4" Tall
$165.- (WH216)(SOLD)

Wayne Hewell, 3 Wise Face Jugs

Wood-fired Stoneware, Georgia Clay and Glaze Materials
size: 2 - 2 1/2" tall
$38.- (ea)(WH138)

Cornbread, Guinea Chick Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 2 X 3" appx
$30.- (ea)(We Currently only have black Guinea Chicks)

Liz Sullivan, Trees,Lights,Stars [SOLD], North Pole

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 3 X 4" Approx
$75.- (LIZ942)(874)

Liz Sullivan, Presents For All, Santa Tops Tree

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 3 X 4" Approx
$75.- (LIZ944)(878)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Fox Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 7 5/8" Long
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Penguin Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6 1/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Rabbit Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 7 1/2" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Tree Ornaments

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 7 1/2" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Mice Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6 " Long
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Hog Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 3" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Giraffe Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Cat Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 4 3/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Cow Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Snowman Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Reindeer Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 8 1/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Skunk Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 4 1/8" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Twig Chicken Ornament

Hand Carved Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 6 1/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Bird Ornaments

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6" Long
$34.- (ea)(Call For Choices)(LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Woodpecker Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 6 1/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Owl Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 5" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Bear Ornament

Acrylic Paint on wood
size: 3" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Goat Ornament

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 8 3/4" Tall
$34.- (LM100)

Cornbread, Whitetails Under the Oaks

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 17 3/4 x 13 5/8" framed
$335.- (ABR1389 SOLD)

Shawn Ireland, Bird Tower

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 10" tall
$175.- (SIP1654)(SOLD)

Hugh Gilgenbach, Leaf Crow

High-fired & glazed clay, natural fall leaf
size: 3 X 4"
$80.- (HG165 SOLD)

Lonnie And Twyla Money, Noah's Ark

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 24 X 21" Tall (Ark itself)
$600.- (LM122)(SOLD))

James A. Snipe, Mixed Cow

Tin and tin can, enamel paints
size: 10 X 5 1/2"
$75.- (BUD312)(Sold)

Shawn Ireland, Polka Dot Creamer& Mug Set

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 4 1/2" Tall
$34.- (& 26.-ea ALL have SOLD)

Ellen Langford, Music To Soothe

Acrylic on Canvas
size: 12 X 12"
$500.- (LAN106)(Sold)

Ivy Billiot, Baltimore Oriole

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 7 X 6"
$140.- (IB197SOLD)

Cornbread, Carolina Allspice

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 12 X 14"
$235.- (ABR1392)(Sold)

Ivy Billiot, Indigo Tanager

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 7 x 4 1/2"
$130.- (IB198)(Sold)

Cornbread, Heading Home Turkey

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 18 x 13 3/4" framed
$345.- (ABR1388)(Sold)

Kent Ambler, Little Bee, ap

Woodblock print, Soy inks
size: 9 1/4 x 9 1/2" framed
$125.- (KA2115)(Sold)

James Snipe, Barnyard Hill

Tin roofing, twigs & enamel paints--Wonderful!
size: 15 X 34 1/2"
$700.- (BUD311)(Sold)

Marion Kaminkow, The Student

Hand-carved basswood
size: 6 X 13"
$95.- (WC141SOLD)

Michael Gates, Catching Snowflake Face Jug

North Carolina Wood-Fired Stoneware. Hand Carved decorated surface, absolutely glows!
size: 9" Tall
$250.- ((Sold))

Cornbread, Little Cardinal

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 4 1/2 X 6 1/8"
$85.- (ABR1387)(Sold)

Ivy Billiot, Cardinal

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 8 X 6"
$120.- (IB200SOLD)

Kim Ellington, Glowing Pitcher

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8" Tall
$120.- (GKE86SOLD)

Kim Ellington, Spinning Pie Dish

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 13 1/2 X 4" Deep
$325.- (GKE72) (SOLD)

James Snipe, Cool Donkey

Enamel Paint on tin roofing
size: 17 x 23"
$275.- (BUD313)(Sold)

Marion Kaminkow, Bunny Chase

Hand-carved basswood
size: 4 1/2 X19"
$125.- (WC140)(Sold)

Liz Sullivan, Cardinal On A fence

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 11 1/2 X11 1/4"
$250.- (LIZ945)(Sold)

Ivy Billiot, Red Wing

Hand Carved Tupelo Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 8 X 6"
$120.- (IB199 ) (SOLD)

Hugh Gilgenbach, Crow Bearing Gift

High-fired & glazed clay
size: 3 x 3"
$80.- (HG163) (SOLD)

Cornbread, Nuthatches On Pine

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 48 X 24"
$800.- (ABR1391SOLD)

Stacy Lambert, He Felt Fine After He Ate The Octopus

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 8 1/2" Tall
$125.- (SL 164)(SOLD)

Stacy Lambert, He Felt Fine (Back Side)

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 7" Tall
$125.- (SL164)(SOLD)

Liz Sullivan, Santa Setting Stars, Snowy Night

Acrylic Paint on Wood
size: 3 X 4" Approx
$75.- (LIZ941)(934 Sorry, Both Have SOLD)

Minnie Adkins, Mama Possum With Babies

Hand Carved Wood, Acrylic Paint
size: 19 X 6"
$300.- (MA49 ) ( SOLD)

Michael Gates, Pine Tree Jug (Small)

North Carolina hand-dug wild clay, wood-fired stoneware. Fully Functional and Dishwasher safe.
size: 5 1/8" Tall
$75.- (MG27)(Sold)