Tag: fish decoy

Gabriel, John Anthony – Lombard, Illinois

5 (100%) 3 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 &

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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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Ebert, Ryan – Fort Atkinson, WI

5 (100%) 1 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

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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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Virgil Curtis #8 Fish Decoy

Rate this Virgil Curtis #8 Fish Decoy, Approximately 7.5″ long with painted tack eyes, metal fins and wood carved curved tail. Great color scheme. A never fished service worker decoy. Weighted with 4 line holes. Click here for more info

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Unpleasant Surprise by Pioneer-Tribune 1/9/2009

Rate this Pioneer-Tribune January 9, 2009 Craig Linderoth got a big and unpleasant surprise when he headed out to his Indian Lake fish shanty on New Year’s Day. When he arrived at the spot, about 200 yards offshore from the

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MIKKO Type of Fish Decoys by Larry D. Christy

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Folk Art Fish Decoys – The Purest of Utilitarian Folk Art Collectibles – by Tim Spreck

Rate this Folk Art Fish Decoys – The Purest of Utilitarian Folk Art Collectibles by Tim Spreck ©2006 McElreath Printing & Publishing, Inc. For folks outside the Midwest, the concept of walking out onto a frozen lake in the middle

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Buying Fish Decoys on eBay – by John A. Gabriel

Rate this Buying Fish Decoys on eBay by John A. Gabriel © 2007 John A. Gabriel – Permission Granted When buying fish decoys on eBay you have to rely in general on the sellers brief description of the piece and

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About Spear Fishing – by Fred & Jo Anne Campbell

Rate this About Spear Fishing by Fred & Jo Anne Campbell © 2005 The making of fish decoys is part of a long and rich tradition of ice fishing.  There is documentary evidence that Native Americans have speared fish through

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