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 […]
Claire Jane Kendrick, is an accomplished artist with professional representation with her works of art 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. To view more from the series visit www.cjk-studio.comhttps://www.cjk-studio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Landscape_Series_4_1080p.mp4
December 1st – January 12, 2018 Cultural Center Ponte Vedra Arts Market. Come enjoy this special holiday exhibition and arts market. Works will be available to purchase and take home as the perfect holiday gift or personal treat. The Cultural Center is home to a museum quality gallery and hosts exhibitions annually. Other Participating Artists – Amy Dove – wearable garments Tim Bullard – Pottery Karen Bullard – raku necklaces Joe Greeves – Pens Susan Voss Daly – small to […]
Symphony Intracoastal | 52″x66 | Oil Encaustic Landscape Painting | Plum Gallery, St Augustine, FL | Phone: +1.904.825.0069 Claire J Kendrick is an artist whose paintings reflect Florida landscapes with bold, rich, beautiful colors. Collectors respond to the contemporary style and the expressive way in which she paints. The big open vistas and the marsh views that stretch for miles are some of her favorite subject to paint. “This is a hot climate and colorful coast it’s a joy to live […]
I will be exhibiting this summer at Plum Art Gallery, St Augustine. Florida. The gallery is run by artist and business women Karen Sheridan and she does a wonderful job of promoting professional and emerging talent. Located on one of the oldest streets in the United States this contemporary art gallery is a breath of fresh air for tourists and locals. The City of St. Augustine redesigned the brick street in 2010 to create a pedestrian friendly zone with wider […]
Is a mini seascape painting on your wish list this Christmas? Check out this holiday shopping guide – small CJK paintings are featured in the “Buy local” Shopping Guide — paintings are beautifully framed by Fairfax Gallery and Framing Establishment, Jacksonville. Check out the link for more gift giving ideas…….! http://arbus.com/ Artist Notes These paintings are often plein air studies, done on location. They sometimes act as memory notes for larger paintings, there is a spontaneity about the brush strokes.
Small 6×6 plein air sketches are good color tools back in the studio when working from note books and sketch pads they are color notes and refer to the inspiration of the day. When working oil encaustic back at the studio wax flows and takes on a life of its own in these playful 16×16 marsh paintings. “Fields of Gold” Large Oil Encaustic Painting
40″ x 80″ | Diptych | Oil on Canvas | CJK When working “en plein air” everything is done wet on wet and in one sitting – often referred to as – alla prima. Working fast to capture the information you need outdoors, before the bugs or heat get ya! In the studio more time can be given to some decision making! Hope you like this one. “Dancing in the Long Grass”! Which is only a notion in Florida, as […]