Category:Botanical Series

Art on display…while talking politics!

Around the globe we are getting a glance into homes, offices of friends and politicians. On Canadian News….With just 90 days until the U.S. presidential election, it appears many American voters will mail it in. Jackson Proskow reports, there are fears democracy can’t depend on the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). A painting from my Botanical Series in the background. “Chris Thomas is one of the most–respected and longest-tenured election officials in the nation. During his 40 years in elections, Chris […]

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Still Life Demo – Progression Video

Visit the Downtown St Augustine, Plum Pop Up Studio to see the final stages of a still life painting come together. #ArtWalk – Friday February 7th 5.30-8.30pmArtist appearance – Potter, Worley Faver and Painter, Claire J Kendrick will be exhibiting in this two person show at the Pop Up Studio, located 212c Charlotte Street to meet visitors and talk about their work.Plum Gallery – Group Show 10 Aviles Street. “It is my practice to always work with reference. I like to […]

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Limited Edition Giclee Prints

by Claire J.Kendrick Limited Edition Giclee Prints from artist Claire J Kendrick are now available. Works are signed and numbered and embellished by the artist with oil paint on request. Please contact the artist – claire@cjk-studio.com Unframed Giclee Price Guide 24×24 $1000 30×40 $1500 36×36 $1600 40×40 $2000 36×48, 38×48, 40×50, 48×48, 48×60 ( available) Double Click on the images to see full screen view. First Prints with low number’s are now available. These are limited edition (25) or on […]

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In Her Studio – CJK

Commission Bridal Bouquet’s, Original Works of Art and High Quality Giclee Prints available by CJK. When one thinks of botanical paintings, traditional, detailed paintings come to mind. Paintings by Claire explore the delicate, radiant, beauty of plants and flowers in a contemporary style. “It is my practice to always work with reference. I like to buy fresh flowers and set up the arrangement and start with a strong composition. As I begin painting, each brush stroke has to say something”. […]

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The Art of Giving from CJK-Studio!

In the comedic song “The twelve gifts of Christmas” writer Allan Sherman playfully lists the gifts he will be exchanging. The disastrous list includes the automatic vegetable slicer that works when you see it on television, but not when you get it home, An indoor plastic birdbath, A statue of naked lady, with a clock where her stomach ought to be, And a Japanese transistor radio. This humor strikes a cord in all of us who have made hasty last […]

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In tribute and Celebration of Karin Sufalko of 57 Treasury

Florist and Artist, Karin Sufalko shared her creativity and artistic vision with so many, marking special moments of celebration with flowers. In her own words – “I paint with flowers”. Artist Claire Kendrick has been privileged to have collaborated with her professionally. This time it was Claire who painted one of Karin’s, magnificent floral arrangements. Plum Gallery has invited Claire Kendrick to share some of her Botanical paintings with you in tribute and celebration of our friend and artist Karin […]

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Bittersweet: The Embodiment of the Heart

Love Wasteland | 36 x 48 | Oil Encaustic | Claire Kendrick Even in a wasteland a tiny seed can grow and blossom. Here a vase of abundance – placed in a void land. In the painting the green drips & runs, may be troubles or blessings depending on your viewpoint. Finding yourself in a love wasteland – means you must decide to perish, regrow or bloom. “Life advances through my attitudes and actions.” – Julia Cameron “Bloom where you […]

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New Books from CJK-Studio

New Art Books from each of my series available through Blurb – Hardback or Softback. Landscape Series Figure Series Still Life Series Seascape Series

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Small Impasto Botanical Paintings

Artist Notes These Little Gems are all 8″x6″ paintings on board – using lots of paint and a fully loaded brush and palette knife.   For purchase and pricing please contact me at claire@cjk-studio.com  

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Painting Progression Video by Artist CJK

“Embrace” | 42″x 42″ | Oil Encaustic Private Collector’s painting “Embrace” – View this short 1min video showing the progression of this large scale botanical encaustic painting – artist CJK at play with flames and flowers!!! Thanks to Gardner Colby Gallery, Naples and the Private Collector for this wonderful commission project. Flowers by 57 Treasury, St Augustine.

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