Author: Larry Christy

Gabriel, John Anthony – Lombard, Illinois

Rate this John is from Lombard, Illinois and was born in 1949. John wrote the following;” Ever since a kid I  had a desire for folk art items but didn’t get truly hooked on folk art fish decoys & lures

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Miller, Gary L.

Rate this s Gary L. Miller was born in 1943 and hails from Williamsburg Michigan and has been a major collector of decoys for the past 30 plus years. He is mentioned in the back of the American Fish Decoys

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Salive, Marcel Leon ‘Skip’ PH.D. – Potomac, Maryland

Rate this Marcel Salive is of Potomac, Maryland and is a fish artifact collector and fish decoy carver. Marcel is the author of the book titled “Ice Fishing Spears”. Marcel uses the initials M.L.S. OBITUARY: Marcel Leon Salive, Ph.D. Marcel

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2017 The Gathering – Decoypedia Sponsored Classes Winners

5 (100%) 1 2017 Perham Show Fish Decoys Net Class Winners – Sponsored by Decoypedia.com Class 52 – Predator with Sunfish – Fish Plaque 1st – Eric Wallace – $600 – Pike chasing sunfish on square red barn wood board

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Ebert, Ryan – Fort Atkinson, WI

Rate this Ryan (Rhino) Ebert was first introduced to dark house spearing in 2008 thorough a college friend and his father (Mike Kitt).  Ryan did not take up carving his own decoys until early 2013 and learned some from Mike

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Jones, John D. – Adrian, Michigan

Rate this John Jones is from Adrian, Michigan and was born in 1961. John D. Jones. Michigan decoy carver and artist started carving decoys in 2005 after watching a local outdoor magazine TV show which featured a renowned decoy carver

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The 2017 Gathering at Perham a success

Rate this Just got home from Perham Minnesota and enjoyed meetings old friends and meeting new ones at the 20th Anniversary of The Gathering. Rod Osvold and so many more made the show and competition as total success for the

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NFDA ‘The Gathering’ Perham MN

5 (100%) 2 National Fish Decoy Association DEDICATED TO THE PRESERVATION OF THE ART OF FISH DECOY CARVING NFDA is turning 20! 20th Anniversary Show ‘The Gathering’ April 22nd & 23rd 2017 Perham, Minnesota For more information contact EMAIL ADDRESS

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Midwest Decoy Collectors Show

Rate this (Excerpt from the Midwest Decoy Collectors Assn Website) North American Vintage Decoy and Sporting Collectibles Show  2017: April 25th-29th | 2018: April 24th-28th | 2019: April 23rd-27th Location: Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL   As the largest

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Wallace, Eric – Maple Grove, Minnesota

5 (100%) 1 Eric Wallace from  Maple Grove, Minnesota makes decoys that are making a name for him in the fish decoy carving world. He is winning so many awards and when you see his fish you will know why.

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