Category Archives: The Artisans Tent at the Zoar Harvest Festival

The Artisans Tent at The Zoar Harvest Festival

The 2018 show is fast approaching.

The 2018 Show is Fast Approaching A number of new artists will be offering their work for sale July 28th & 29th , 2018. 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

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 - Whimsical Hand Carved Birds - The Artisans Tent at Zoar Ohio

Don Noyes – Whimsical Hand Carved Birds

Don Noyes – Whimsical Hand Carved BirdsFolk 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 would […]

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Maurice & Kelly Dallas- Noah’s Arks

Maurice & Kelly Dallas – Noah’s Arks Maurice “Mo” Dallas has been involved in the American Folk Art revival (circa 1976) for nearly forty years. Mo has worked in many media’s including structural clay, iron stone pottery, spatterware reproductions, metal and cast stone sculptures and calendar illustrations. In 1982 Mo Dallas created the Millwood Toy […]

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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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Heidi Howard, Sign Maker & Painter

Heidi Howard – Sign Maker & Painter Heidi Howard will be one of the American Folk Artists at this years Zoar Harvest Festival in the Artisans Tent at Zoar.  Heidi Howard creates trade and tavern signs in the style of 18th and 19th century New England sign painters. Each sign is handcrafted from 100 to […]

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