Sculptures Wood Carvings
|Uncle Eddie's sculptures
were recently featured at the 2006 New
England Flower Show, which is the largest indoor event
in New England, and the third largest event of its kind
in the world.
are a few pictures of the display.
- Folk artist Eddie Foisy creates
incredibly imaginative works of art from his
somewhere on Cape Cod. Perhaps his inspiration comes from the
ghosts rumored to dwell in the attic of his 19th century home,
but after closer inspection, one is more likely to credit
gnomes, elves, or fairies.
His talents are extensive, ranging
from whimsical wood carvings, herbal
tinctures, (he is well versed in herb lore)
and design, basket weaving, to gourmet cooking, (he was a chef
in a former life). But the true magic of Uncle Eddie's art can
be appreciated only after a tour through his elfin garden,
where his specialty, hand crafted landscape
sculptures are on
- If by chance, you are roaming
the back roads of the Cape some foggy morning, you may
happen upon this mystical place. Though guarded by Cashmere
goats, sunflowers, and light spirits, some have said the
garden may magically appear out of the mist to those in the
perfect frame of mind. Tread lightly and keep a sharp eye
out, because things are not always as they first appear.
Tiny stone stairways lead to hidden rock entrances.
Miniature ladders provide access for the elusive occupants.
Meticulously crafted stone castles overlook herbal plantings
and white pebble walkways. Frogs, snakes, and goldfish share
their pond with dragonflies, turtles, and butterflies.
Perhaps you will happen upon
Eddie himself and be treated to a tour of
his unique workshop, where he creates his works of
Please click on this
link to enjoy an amazing virtual tour of Uncle Eddie's