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ALL KIDS LOVE THE BEACH

Title: ALL KIDS LOVE THE BEACH
Description: MY MEDIUM SIZE CANVASE OF 12X30 INCHES KIDS AND DOGS LOVE THE BEACH HERE IN CORNWALL
Size: 12X 30INCHES
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framing not necessary
Medium: Oil
Genre: Seascape
Colour: Multi
Keywords: THE BEACHES OF CORNWALL
Delivery Details: FREE TO THE UK
Price: £225.00
Status: For Sale

Artist Information

Name: JIM RODGERS
Phone: 01872510622
Acceptable Payment Methods:
JIM RODGERS

Artist Biography:

I STARTED MT PAINTING AT 63 YEARS OLD
,AFTER COLLECTING NAIVE ART HERE IN CORNWALL FOR MANY YEARS
PARTICULARY FRED YATES AND JOAN GILLCREST
AMONG OTHERS
I DECIDED TO BE SELF TAUGHT
AS I THINK NAIVE ART IS FROM THE HEART LIKE ALFRED WALLIS IN ST IVES
SO I WENT TO BRITTANY IN FRANCE
PURCHASED AND RENOVATED AN OLD SMALL HOTEL

TURNING IT INTO MY OWN GALLERY AND STUDIO
CALLED THE GALERIE DE A CASCADE
WITH ONLY MY WORK
I DID THIS FOR 5 SUMMERS
THEN RETURNING TO PENZANCE IN THE WINTERS
, THIS GAVE ME TIME
TO FIND MY OWN STYLE OF NAIVE ART
THIS I THINK I HAVE ACHEIVED
AND HAPPY TO SAY I HAVE NOW SOLD APROX 8OO PAINTINGS AFTER SOME 17 YEARS AS AM NOW 80 YEARS OLD
I NOW ONLY SELL ON LINE
OR FROM MY OWN GARDEN GALLERY AT HOME
AS ALL THE SIX GALLERYS I DID SHOW IN
HAVE NOW CLOSED BECAUSE OF THE VIRASE
SO NOW I SELL
AT THE SAME PRICE I WAS RECIEVING FROM THE GALLERYS
THATS HALF THE GALLERY PRICES AS GALLERYS DID TAKE
50 TO 55% COMISSION SO NOW
I PASS THIS ON TO MY CUSTOMERS
AT THE LOWER PRICE
I HOPE THS HELPS
AND I CAN CONTINUE PAINTING FOR A FEW YEARS YET
I HAVE WORKED FOR MY SELF ALL MY LIFE FROM 23 YEARS OLD IN THE ANTIQUE TRADE AND RENOVATION TRADE
OR UP CYCLING AS ITS CALLED NOWDAYS
FINDING AND RENOVATING FURNITURE AND ANTIQUES
AND MAKEING FURNITURE FROM RECLAIMED TIMBERS

LETS HOPE 2021 IS A BETTER YEAR FOR EVERY ONE
THANKS JIM RODGERS

Artist News/Exhibitions:

MY OWN GARDEN GALLERY
OPEN BY PHONE ARANGMENT
MOST OF THE YEAR
IN MITCHELL VILLAGE
CORNWALL
OPEN IN THE SUMMER
OR BY ARRANGEMENT THE DAY BEFORE
RING 01872 510622 FOR MORE INFO
NORMALY UP TO 100 PAINTING TO VIEW NOW
IN MANY SIZE,S OF CANVAS,S


I AM NOT SHOWING IN ANY OTHER GALLERYS
IN CORNWALL NOW
ALL DUE TO THE VIRAS

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