Mary and Earl Myers - Mary Myers Folk Art

Mary & Earl Myers

The Beginning Mary & Earl Myers…  I have always loved wood. Growing up in Virginia where my father built houses, I would often accompany him to the lumberyards where I would invariably bring home blocks of wood. In 1989, I wanted a nutcracker but could not find one I liked so I sketched a design […]

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Mary Myers Folk Art - tradition American Folk Art - hand carved - nutcracker -Virginia Beach Virginia

Nutcrackers

Nutcrackers Mary Myers Folk Art – whimsical nutcrackers are American made in Virginia Beach Virginia. They are first turned on a lathe by Earl Myers from a paper doll pattern drawn by the artist.  The basswood figure is then hand chipped carved with a small hand held knife.  Each character is hand painted and numbered by the […]

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Nut crackers - American Folk Art - by Mary Myers Folk Art

Mary Myers Folk Art

Mary Myers Folk Art Mary Myers Folk Art of Virginia Beach Virginia has created a unique collection of true American Folk Art; Nutcrackers, Miner Angels, Wood Carvings, Schimmels, and Special order items.  All items are custom hand carved, hand painted, and handmade to order.  I invite you to browse my work via the galleries of museum quality nutcrackers shown […]

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