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10to3 in penzance high street

Title: 10to3 in penzance high street
Description: THIS IS MY LARGER SIZE OF CANVAS 51X76CM--A DEEP FRAMED CANVAS WITH THE SIDES PAINTED FLAT WHITE--SO ITS READY TO HANG ON YOUR WALL---PENZANCE WAS FAMOUSE FOR THE INVENTION OF THE DAVEY LAMP AND HIS STATUE IS IN THE PAINTING, ALONG WITH MY DOG DAISEY THIS PAINTING IS IN THICK OIL IN MY OWN NAIVE STYLE
Size: 30x20inches
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framing not necessary
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Keywords: The old bolithos bank in penzance high st cornwall
Delivery Details: free to uk
Price: £395.00
Status: For Sale

Artist Information

Name: Jim Rodgers
Phone: 01872510622
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Jim Rodgers

Artist Biography:

JIM RODGERS
CORNISH NAIVE ARTIST

JIM IS NOW REGARDED AS ONE OF CORNWALLS LEADING NAIVE ARTISTS
HIS WORK IS NOW COLLECTED BY MANY PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD

HE SHOWS HIS WORK IN MANY GALLERYS AROUND CORNWALL
INC ST IVES MARAZION PENZANCE
HE STARTED PAINTING AT 63 YEARS OLD AFTER SELLING HIS FURNITURE DESIGN
AND MANUFACTURING BUSNESS OF SOME 40 YEARS, AND THEN THOUGHT WHAT CAN I DO IN RETIREMENT
AS HE HAD ALWAYS COLLECTED LOTS OF CORNISH NAIVE ART OVER THE YEARS , AS HE WAS WAS ALWAYS

PASSIONATE ABOUT NAIVE ART HERE IN CORNWALL, JIM HAD COLLECTED WORKS BY FRED YATES ALSO JOAN GILLGREST AND LINDA WIER AND MADGE GILL,
SO I THOUGHT THATS IT I WILL BE A NAIVE ARTIST,

SO HE POPPED OF TO BRITTANY IN FRANCE TO START PAINTING, HE PURCHASED A DERELICT SMALL HOTEL IN A VILLAGE NR MORLAIX SPENT 3 YEARS RENOVATING IT HIMSELF
THEN OPENED HIS OWN ART GALLERY WITH JUST HIS OWN WORK AND CONTINUED TO DO THIS FOR THE NEXT 6 SUMMERS VERY SUCCESSFULLY



THE GALLERY IS STILL OPEN TODAY WITH HIS DAUGHTERS WORKS ARTIST MELANIE MC DONALD WHYNOT VISIT HER VISIT HER WEB

JIM HAD DECIDED NOT TO GO TO ANY ART SCHOOLS OR LESSONS AS HE FEELS STRONGLY THAT NAIVE ART IS FROM THE HEART NOT FROM ANY TEACHER

WELL NOW AGED 77 HE FEELS VERY HAPPY WITH HIS WORK AND STYLE AND PAINTS IN THICK OILS IN A STYLE SIMILAR TO FRED YATES

SO WHY NOT BRIGHTEN UP YOUR WALL WITH AN ORIGINAL ART WORK THAT WILL ALSO GO UP IN VALUE AS TIME GOES BY

JIMS WORK IS NOW COLLECTED BY MANY ART LOVERS IN MANY COUNTRIES
INC THE USA CANADA AND AUSTRALIA ALSO MOST OF EUROPE PARTICULARLY GERMANY

JIM NOW SHOWS HIS WORK IN ST IVES PENZANCE MARAZION AND WADEBRIDGE
WITH EXCELLENT REVIEWS FROM CUSTOMERS NEW AND OLD

I HOPE YOU ENJOY MY QWERKY FREE AND EASY STYLE OF WORK
AND WILL BRIGHTON UP YOUR WALL WITH ONE SOON


JIM HASE BEEN A MEMBER ON THE A.B.N.A. NAIVE SOCIETY IN MOUSEHOLE FOR MANY YEARS NOW AND ALWAYS HASE SOME WORK ON THERE GALLERY SITE FOR SALE SO WHYNOT LOOK IT UP THERE ARE A LOT OF EXCELLENT ARTIST ON THE SITE

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