Hand Carved and Painted by Lance Long
6 1/2" tall Play Video
In the South Carolina foothills, Lance and his wife Kim along with their seven children, hand carve and hand paint St. Nicholas and gnome figures, and other Christmas carvings such as bird ornaments and dogwood stick Santas. Lance and Kim have been creating their wood sculptures for 22 years and it is their family's way of making a living under the Blue Ridge Mountain Skies, thus making it Folk Art in it's purest form. The Long family also demonstrate their carving skills for the public in places like Disney World and various art galleries and art shows around the country.
Lance Long is a wood carver from South Carolina who has been carving for over 17 years.