|Exceptional sternboard carving titled "Mermaid & Sailor" by Jac & Patricia Johnson.|
|A weathervane directional in the form of a jellyfish with tentacles by Jac & Patricia Johnson.|
|"Lobster" a large wall carving by Jac & Patricia Johnson.|
|"Redfish" Hand carved with great detail and finished by Jac & Patricia Johnson.|
|“Swimming Mermaid with Starfish and Shells” by Jac & Patricia Johnson.|
You can preview the latest creations by the Johnson's at Skipjack Nautical Marine Galleries 2011 Marine Folk Art show (June 3rd through June 29, 2011). You can also see Jac & Patricia Johnson's marine folk art by visiting their page under Skipjack's Marine Art division.
It’s a folksy collection of whales, mermaids, fish, fowl, carvings, paintings, models, trade signs, weathervanes folk and sailor art. Some are whimsical, others memorable, but they are all simply delightful. The 2011 Marine Folk Art Show at Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Gallery! The show runs through Wednesday, June 29, 2011. It’s the greatest folk show in town!
*The 2011 Marine Folk Art Show was featured in the summer edition of Sea History Magazine!
Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Gallery is located in Olde Towne Portsmouth on the riverside of the historic Seaboard Railroad Building next to the High Street Basin and ferry landing. Our front doors face the Elizabeth river and are just a few steps away from the historic Hog Island Lighthouse Fresnel lens! Open Monday through Saturday 10AM to 5 PM. Sunday 1PM to 4 PM. Other times by appointment. (757) 399-5012