WILLIAM "BILL" VEASEYof Newark, Delaware was recognized as Newcastle County Chapter's Decoy Carver of the Year at their annual fall sportsmen's dinner. Mr.Veasey is a decorative waterfowl carver with over 30 years of experience. He has been inducted into the Ducks Unlimited Hall of Fame in recognition of his many years of support. He has authored 14 books and produced 6 videos about carving. His unique carving style has won over 100 ribbons and awards.
All of the raffle package decoys sold at the dinner including the Canvasback's and Buffleheads were all done by Mr.Veasey as well as a unique mallard in flight sculpture, working pair of mallards, and remarked print were included as live auction items.
Mr.Veasey is a very patient man with a passion for ducks and decoy carving and yet always finds time to give back, especially to Ducks Unlimited. With this the NCCo Chapter of DE DU honored Mr. William Veasey as "Decoy Carver of the Year"
Thank you again Mr.Veasey for all you do to support the tradition of decoys and to support Ducks Unlimited.