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Gardner Colby Gallery, Representation – Naples FL

A very big thank you to Gardner Colby Gallery, Naples Florida for featuring my artwork and my story in their blog. Growing as an artist, it’s vital that collectors know who represents my work. Gardner Colby, outline a digital narrative to help collectors recognize my paintings and some of the qualities that make my journey and experience unique. I believe this helps collectors recognize an artist’s talent and relevance. Honored that they profiled my paintings, their website shows all available works – […]

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Video Conferencing. Fine Art, it should be all about you!

Around the globe we are video conferencing and as a result getting a glance into homes and offices. There will be a view of one of my paintings when you talk wealth management with Denise Hagan – Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company. Your décor should be representative of you personality and/or profession. People often relate better to someone if they can get clues as to who the person is, which is something you can do with your background and personal appearance. […]

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Landscape Paintings – Video

With beautiful landscapes year round in Florida, I often get inspired out walking. An idea starts with a sketch some color notes. I may go back to the location with my plein air easel and oil paints and work “en plein air” to capture the essence of a scene. The idea is further developed in the studio. Enjoy this overview. Do contact me for more details on any of the works featured. #fineart #landscapepainting #pleinair #CJK #marsh #stateparksfl #florida

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Fort Mose Historic Park – Video

Fort Mose Historic State Park. New Painting – “Walk to Freedom” | 36×48 | Oil on Canvas | CJK Fort Mose, St Augustine is part of the Civil Rights Trail, this site has major significance from that period. Added to that is the fact, this county is part of a National Heritage Area : Gullah/ Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor that extends from Willington, NC to North Florida. #staugustine #culturalheritage #fortmose #fl.stateparks #visitstaugustine #stjohnsculture #staugartassoc #stjohnscounty #fortmose

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Small & Medium Sized Works in Time for the Holidays. – Video

For someone special, corporate gift giving or a family present for the household, fine art is an investment that lasts beyond the endless gimmicks and gizmos that end up in a landfill come January 2021. For a lasting impression and lasting investment fine art is always a discerning choice! As a child, when a new work of art was acquired or came into the house, as children we were encouraged to critique the selection. It was fun, we would sit […]

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Claire J Kendrick | CJK-Studio

Claire Jane Kendrick, is an accomplished artist with professional representation her works of art, are in both private and public collections. Capable of communicating with clients regarding specifications for customized fine art commissions. Collectors respond to the contemporary style and the expressive way in which she paints. Attracting a local and international following, Claire is dedicated to perusing her painting career, and has studied with highly acclaimed and notable Contemporary American Painters.   Bio Claire J Kendrick (1974) was born […]

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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 – Video Tour

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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