Category Archives: The Artisans Tent at the Zoar Harvest Festival

Stacey Bear - Spun Cotton Ornaments - The Artisans Tent at The Zoar Harvest Festival

Stacey Bear – Spun Cotton Ornaments

Stacey Bear – Spun Cotton Ornaments Stacey Bear creates narrative paintings based on the folk art tradition but with a contemporary and slightly humorous edge. People (with their odd pets), birds and animals are her favored subjects. Layers of acrylic paint are built up to create luminosity and antique frames finish the piece. The obscure […]

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Justin Kauffman - Handcrafted Traditional Furniture - The Artisans Tent at Zoar Ohio

Justin Kauffman – Fine Furniture

Justin Kauffman Kauffman Fine Furniture Noblesville, IN Phone: 765-639-5007 Email: Justin@kauffmanfinefurniture.com Website: www.kauffmanfinefurniture.com Justin Kauffman – Fine Furniture Justin Kauffman, craftsman and owner of Kauffman Fine Furniture, was born and raised in northern Indiana. He studied Bible and Religion at Anderson University during which time his love for creating furniture began in the small shop of his […]

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Traditional American Folk Art - The Artisans Tent at Zoar Ohio

The 2019 show is fast approaching.

The 2019 Show is Fast Approaching A number of new artists will be offering their work for sale July 27th & 28th , 2019. Rick and Denise Pratt, Joan Berkey, and Brenda Hornsby Heindl to name a few. Check out their websites to see more about them. Denise & Rick Pratt Around the Bend Willow […]

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Susan Daul - Fraktur - The Artisan Tent at Zoar Ohio - Zoar Harvest Festival

Susan Daul – Fraktur

Susan Daul – FrakturSusan Soloway Daul, who grew up in the woodlands of New Jersey, has been drawing and painting since early childhood. She graduated from Meredith College, majoring in religion and biology. She has lived in the countryside of North Carolina for nearly 40 years with her husband, two cats and a dog.  Old things have fascinated Susan […]

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Don Noyes - Carver - The Artisans Tent at Zoar

Don Noyes – Whimsical Hand Carved Birds

Don Noyes – Whimsical Hand Carved Birds Folk art of the Pennsylvania Germans has always fascinated me. Bird carvings and bird trees always made me smile. The colors and whimsical nature of the carvings really talked to me.  My first exposure to Pennsylvania German folk art came in the late 1960’s. My wife and I […]

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Geoffrey Davis - 50 little birds and pull toys - American Folk Art - The Artisans Tent at Zoar

Geoffrey Davis

Geoffrey Davis Geoffrey Davis has had a lifetime of exploring the traditional arts. His path has wound through decorative painting, drawing, woodworking, and printmaking, but it was luthiery that led him to carving. 50 Little Birds & Pulltoys Website:/www.gbdavisfolkart.com Phone: 317- 316-1341 Email: 50littlebirds@gmail.com “Building a ukulele requires expensive materials, exotic woods and hard to get hardware. During […]

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Marilyn Willmore – Rug Hooking

Marilyn Willmore – Rug Hooking Marilyn Willmore learned from her Grandmother’s instruction and encouragement she developed a passion for fabrics and handcrafted works of earlier times. Which led to the love of primitive rug hooking. Marilyn Willmore – N. Canton, Ohio Primitive Hooked Rugs and Accessories Website: www.facebook.com/workedinwool Email: mwillmore@neo.rr.com Phone: 330-268-6261    

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Greg & Mary Shooner - Redware - The Artisans Tent at Zoar Ohio

Greg and Mary Shooner – Redware

Greg and Mary Shooner Continuing the traditions of American potters dating to 1630, Greg Shooner and Mary Spellmire-Shooner re-create authentic redware pottery at their Oregonia, Ohio studio. Greg and Mary use their years of pottery experience to make a ware that is unrivaled in its interpretation of rare antiques. They work alone, with a passionate […]

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Laurel Dabbs - Cedar Gunning Decoys - The Artisans Tent at the Zoar Ohio Festival

Laurel Dabbs – 19th century gunning decoys

Laurel Dabbs Laurel Dabbs will be one of the great artisans at the Zoar Harvest Festival.  You can see Laurel and over 40 artists at the Artisans Tent at Zoar.  Crudely fashioned or exquisitely detailed, decoys provided a means of luring migratory waterfowl close enough to be an important staple in the diet of the […]

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