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“Bringing the Arts into the Life of Our Community.” – CCPV

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 […]

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PLEIN AIR ARTISTS CAPTURE THE BEAUTY OF ST. AUGUSTINE

St. Augustine, FL (Apr 28) – This weekend marks the home stretch of the citywide ST. AUGUSTINE PLEIN AIR PAINT OUT, hosted by the St. Augustine Art Association. For almost two weeks, more than 50 artists from the Southeast have been creating paintings that reflect the architectural beauty of St. Augustine. From dawn to midnight, passersby have found artists on location in and around the downtown area, off the beaten path in Lincolnville, in the Flagler Model Land Co. Neighborhood, […]

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Artist Residency Blog (Part 4/4) – Awarded through the Provincetown Community Compact

An Artist Residency – Artist & Painter Claire J. Kendrick Have you always wanted to participate in an artist residency? Plan your own ‘art trip’ have uninterrupted time, work and be inspired by a new environment? Join me as I share my experience of an Artist Residency at the C-Scape Dune Shack on the Cape Cod National Seashore.  This was a rustic and basic living experience but use the advice to plan your art-inspired residence. Claire J Kendrick, “A residency […]

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Artist Residency (Part 2/4) – Awarded through the Provincetown Community Compact

“For a small group of intrepid adventurers, summer means living in a minimalist shack on the dunes at the tip of Cape Cod. For years the diminutive abodes have attracted artist, writers and naturalists longing to escape the hubbub of the hectic world of their day-to-day lives.” – Josephine Breen Del Deo, The Watch at Peaked Hill Outer Cape Cod Dune Shack Life 1953- 2003. Artist Residency (Video 2)     Claire J. Kendrick was awarded through the Provincetown Community […]

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Artist in Residence Program – Dune Shack, Cape Cod National Seashore

The Provincetown Community Compact, Inc. (The Compact) have awarded me a residency at the C-Scape Dune Shack located in Cape Cod. MA. C-Scape Dune Shack C-Scape is one of 19 shacks located within the Peaked Hill Bars National Register Historic District. The primitive nature of the structure—no electricity, indoor plumbing, or telephone—and its physical isolation allows for uninterrupted solitude and refuge. The dwelling is a 1 1/2 story, three- room structure, including a studio and wood stove. It has a […]

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Mini Plein Air Seascape Paintings

Small Plein Air Paintings are often inspiration for larger works of art. They capture a liveliness and spontaneity and act as color notes and reference when working back in the studio. Often these paintings are emotional notes — and tapping into that energy shows up in the brushwork. When feeling is conveyed via mark making I think its the visual artists closest link to performance art. We get to perform in the privacy of our own studio’s and hope the […]

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Shark Jaw

I’ve been painting down on the St Augustine docks – a gift from the crew of, Miss Renee! Its not everyday you get a shark jaw!! To get an idea of life on the docks – read the signs and take care these guys don’t suffer fools gladly! LOL It helps if you have a good sense of hummor! Here a few more photographs and some paintings still in work – en plein air! The final paintings –

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Summer and 100°F in the shade

Featured Painting | Low Tide | 36″ x 36″ | Oil Encaustic | Seascape Series See more new paintings from the Landscape/ Seascape Series. Getting to the beach and marsh early morning is the only way to beat the heat. Then back to the cool of the studio. Marsh Wetland | 24″ x 24″ | Oil Encaustic | Landscape Series   The afternoon’s bring storm fronts and rain providing a real contrast in light, mood and welcome drop in temps […]

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Melrose, Florida – Melrose Morning

8″ x 10″ | Melrose Morning | Bellamy Road Gallery, Melrose This was a first light, early morning painting on the dock at John and Julie’s. Their property looks out over – The point at Lake Santa Fe. Stunning! Quite a privilege to stay and share stories with these talented artists and potter’s. 8″ x 10″ | Cypress Heart | Private Collection  

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Melrose, Florida – The Little Town with the Big Art and Music Scene

Join me at Melrose Open Air Arts 2012 it is a Premier Event for this inaugural year for Primavera. Spring into North Florida for a month-long profusion of performances, exhibitions and street festivals at the peak of north Florida’s spring cultural season. Based in Gainesville, Florida, Primavera offers a daily bounty of art, theater, music, dance and creativity in a variety of settings, including concert halls, museums, botanical gardens, rural hamlets and historic urban neighborhoods. Printed program is posted http://issuu.com/floridas.eden/docs/oaa_2012  […]

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