Tag: folk art

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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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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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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Christy, Larry D (Alias Fishcritter)

5 (100%) 2 Larry D Christy Collector, Woodworker, Photographer, Web Host Larry Christy was born in 1949 in downstate Illinois in an area called Little Egypt. Little Egypt is surrounded by many lakes like Rend Lake, Crab Orchard, Carlyle, Kincaid,

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Finch, Gerald – Afton, Area 2, Michigan

5 (100%) 1 Gerald was born on March 2, 1932 and passed away on Sunday, December 6, 2015. Gerald was a resident of Onaway, Michigan at the time of his passing. Gerald’s final resting place will be in Tower at

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Philips, Austin ‘Woody’ – Tampa, Florida

4.5 (90%) 2 Austin came on the decoy world a couple years ago (2015) and has done well in his carvings. He is leaving an impression on his decoys for others to see. He hails from Tampa, Florida and you

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