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Easter Decoy & Art Festival


April 3 & 4, 2015
Friday, April 3,  Noon to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 4,  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Chincoteague Combined School
4586 Main St.
Chincoteague Island, VA  23336

Admission is $4.00/day per person

Local and national carvers and artists of all kinds exhibit and sell their works.  Awards are given in various categories.  Wooden Easter Eggs decorated by the exhibitors are offered in a silent auction.

The Pre-loved Treasures Silent Auction has been a favorite in recent years. This year's auction will benefit the Museum of Chincoteague Island and Chincoteague Island Library's "The Chincoteague Island Life History Project." 


2015 Pre-Loved Treasures Silent Auction

Exhibitors and chamber members are donating unusual items they have loved and treasured but are ready to part with to be loved by someone else. 

•    Framed & matted photograph of two Chincoteague
      ponies by Kelly J. Lidard - 2001

•    Framed lighthouse wall decor

•    Small wooden serving tray hand-painted with image of
      Assateague Lighthouse

•    Framed Assateague Lighthouse print; Great American
      Lighthouses® series by Donna Elias

•    Framed Cape May Lighthouse print; Great American
      Lighthouses® series by Donna Elias

•    Set of 3 antique, handmade linen guest towels - Terry

•    Set of 'The Art of Josephine Wall' Leanin' Tree assorted
      greeting cards - Terry Werth

•    Framed & matted panoramic photograph collage of Pony
      Swim 1997

•    Framed 1990 Easter Decoy Festival print featuring Ira
      Hudson (1876-1949) Chincoteague, Va.

•    Framed 1991 Easter Decoy Festival print featuring Doug
      Jester (1876-1961) Chincoteague, Va.

•    Framed 1992 Easter Decoy Festival print featuring Miles
      Hancock (1888-1974) Chincoteague, Va.

•    Large framed & matted Chincoteague pony photograph

•    Large framed & matted photograph of Assateague
      Lighthouse after winter storm

•    Large framed & matted limited edition print 'The
      National Wildfowling Museum Foundation' including
      images of decoys by Ira Hudson, Umbrella Watson,
      Doug Jester, & Miles Hancock by Art LaMay;
      No. 59 of 190

For more information on the exhibitors and auction items, please visit





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