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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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Historic Art District, St. Augustine, FL

Studio & Gallery In the heart of downtown St Augustine, one block back from the Bay front is a fabulous space occupied by artist Claire Jane Kendrick and Potter, Worley Faver. The duo are represented by nearby Plum Gallery, managed by Artist Karen Sheridan. The community is rich in history and home also to the St Augustine Art Association, and a host of other galleries & eateries. Please know that the gallery is open for private appointment – we are […]

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Seascape Series

Seascape Series by Claire Jane Kendrick

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Planning, Archiving & Safeguarding.

As we are experiencing a global pandemic—its a good time to take stock and update records. When it comes to archiving, photographs of your work are almost as important as the work itself. Estate planning is a daunting task that is often ignored or put off by working artists…… Here is some prudent advice …… “Preserving an artist’s legacy has to do with authenticity. It’s all about capturing and documenting the maker’s perspective; that’s where it all begins….. Today, artists have […]

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Still Life Painting, “Bells of Ireland”

From my home to yours, “Bells of Ireland” | 30×48 |  oil on canvas | 2014. NFS.  This painting is in my personal collection, it’s a milestone piece. It’s good to reflect on these paintings from time to time. They are the ‘keepers’ they mark a period of growth or something unexplained that I’d been striving for in my work. Often as a working artist, its a feeling of luxury to decide to keep a painting. You live with works […]

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Botanical

“Is there something I can sing from across the sea.”

28″ x 22″ oil on canvas Still Life Painting – Progression Video As we find our place in a new circumstance, I find myself listening to new music, painting, cooking. We are forced to make life simpler for a while. Artists, love a little solitude… its an essential element. The privacy of the studio is a sanctuary, a place to see, develop and challenge oneself to work harder and be better. It is reminding me of how important our home […]

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Seascape Works of Art

A selection of small and medium sized works available. Bio Claire Jane Kendrick, was born in Ireland and attended college in England at Manchester Metropolitan University, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree. She worked as a fashion designer in France, Belgium, Sweden and England before relocating to the United States of America in 2006. It was then she returned to painting, full time. A gifted colorist, her paintings are bold, rich, and beautifully textured. Collectors respond to […]

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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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St. Augustine, Art Scene

  Art Walk Friday Feb 7th & March 6th, 2020. (5.30-8.30pm) Artist appearance – Potter, Worley Faver and Painter, Claire J Kendrick will be exhibiting in a two person show at the Plum Pop Up Studio. Separate from the Main Plum Gallery located at 10 Aviles Street, the Pop Up is in a quiet location giving artists a space and privacy to work. Visitors have the unique chance to see artists create, and showcased in the studio is a new […]

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Seascape Works of Art

https://www.cjk-studio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/SELECTION_OF_FINE_ART_BY_CJK_AT_GARDNER_COLBY_GALLERY_1080p.mp4 A Selection of oil paintings showing in Gardner Colby Gallery, Naples, Florida. Commission Works for 2020 accepted. Claire Jane Kendrick was born and raised in Northern Ireland, she attended Manchester Metropolitan University, England as a sponsored student to study Fashion Design with Technology. Her first job was in Paris, France working for one of the leading fashion trend and color forecasting agencies. Claire’s career working as a fashion designer would allow her to travel throughout Europe and it sparked […]

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