Minnie Adkins (Folk Artist Woodcarver - Isonville, Kentucky)
Jim Lewis (Sandy Hook, KY)
Money's Folk Art Twyla and Lonnie Money (East Bernstadt, KY)
Kentucky-based ventriloquists were also craftsmen who carved and created the heads and hands of the "vents" (dummies) used in their performances. Many such items are in the collections of the Vent Haven Museum in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky.