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JIM,S NEW GARDEN GALLERY

Title: JIM,S NEW GARDEN GALLERY
Description: WELCOME TO MY GALLERY ----------------------- NEXT TO MY HOUSE == IN MITCHELL== ==================== NOW WITH MY NEW OPENING NEW OPENING OFFERS ON MY NEW PAINTING DUE TO 3 YEARS CLOSED DUE TO COVID I AM OPEN MOST DAYS- BY WAY OF A PHONE CALL BEFOREHAND BETWEEN 10 AND 4 IN THE DAY -- ALSO MY NEW ---- SECRET GARDEN GALLERY ------------------- IN MY ACTUAL GARDEN WITH MORE NEW PAINTINGS ====ON SHOW==== IF THE WEATHER PERMITS ==================== OPEN FOR THE SUMMER in JUNE 2022 AFTER OVER 2YEARS PLUS OF CLOSURE DUE TO COVID =================== MY COURT YARD GALLERY --IS OPEN -- ON WEEKENDS 11 TO 5 EVEN IF IT RAINING-- IF MY SIGN IS OUTSIDE MY HOUSE --------------- I OPEN ON FRI-SAT-SUNDAY 11 TO 5-30 FROM MAY TO SEP --------------- OR ANY DAY BY A PHONE 11 TO 5 ISH ================== OVER 100 OF MY PAINTINGS 0N SHOW BUY AN ORIGINAL DIRECT FROM THE ARTIST ----------------- NOW ALL AT DIRECT ARTIST PRICES ================ LOW--PRICES== AS NO TRAVALING OR COMMISIONS = TO PAY ================ YOU ARE LEFT TO VIEW AT YOUR LEISURE--NO HASSLE I AM AVAILABLE AT THE RING OF A BELL IN MY GARDEN OR MY GARDEN STUDIO YOU CAN pay by paypal or cheque== CASH OR CARD =============== PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE NO FURTHER DISCOUNTS ALSO I NO LONGER DO ANY COMMISIONS SORRY MANY THANKS JIM
Size: =============
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framing not necessary
Medium: Oil
Genre: Landscape
Colour: Multi
Keywords: OLD STABLES IN MITCHELL VILLAGE
Delivery Details: VISIT MY GARDEN GALLERY TO VIEW OVER 100 OF MY NEW PAINTINGS
Price: £0.00
Status: Sold
This work is now sold, however if you would like to commission a similar painting, please contact me

Artist Information

Name: JIM RODGERS
Phone: 01872510622
Acceptable Payment Methods: Paypal or cheque
JIM RODGERS

Artist Biography:

I STARTED MY PAINTING
AT 63 YEARS OLD
IN A DELAPADATED SHOP
IN BRITTANY FRANCE
THAT I HAD RENOVATED
IN MY RETIRMENT FROM
MY FURNITURE BUSSNESS
,AFTER COLLECTING
NAIVE ART HERE
IN CORNWALL
FOR MANY YEARS
I AM NOW 81
AND STILL PAINTING
AND ENJOYING MY LIFE
=====================

I PARTICULARY LIKED
AND COLLECTED
PAINTINGS BY
FRED YATES
JOAN GILLCREST ALSO
STANLY SPENCER
BRITANS WAR ARTIST
ALSO DORA CARRINGTON
NICOLA BEALINGS
ALSO JOHN DYER
AMONG MANY OTHER
CORNISH ARTIST
JUST TO MANY
TO MENTION
----------------
SO I DECIDED TO BE
A SELF TAUGHT
NAIVE ARTIST AND
FIND MY OWN STYLE
FOR MY RETIREMENT YEARS
THIS I THINK
I HAVE ACHIVED
ITS A LITTLE BIT OF
ALL THE ARTISTS
I HAD COLLECTED
------------------
AS I THINK NAIVE ART
IS FROM THE HEART
NOT FROM
AN ART SCHOOL
SO AS I HAD BEEN
RENOVATING ANTIQUE

FURNITURE ALSO MAKING
RECLAIMED FURNITURE
FROM ANTIQUE RECLAMED WOOD
VERY SUCCESSFULLY
FOR THE LAST 40 YEARS
I JUST SAW THIS AS A NEW
PROJECT FOR ME
IN MY RETIREMENT
AT 60
TO DO SOMETHING DIFFRENT
FER THE REST OF MY LIFE
SO I CHOSE PAINTING


================
SO I WENT TO BRITTANY IN FRANCE
PURCHASED A
DERELICT OLD HOTEL
------------------
IN A VILLAGE CALLED
WHEALGOAT IN THE
NATIONAL PARK AREA
OF BRITTANY FRANCE
AND TOTALY RENOVATED
IT OVER TWO SUMMERS
=====================
AND THEN STARTED TO
PAINT FULL TIME
SHOWING ONLY MY WORK
IN MY OWN GALLERY
ALL GOOD FUN
==================
JUST TRYING TO FIND
A STYLE OF MY OWN
THIS I CONTINUED TO DO
FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS
WITH MY WIFE
WE OPENED
THE GALLERY 4 DAYS
A WEEK AND EXPLORED
BRITTANY FOR 3 DAYS A WEEK
ALL GOOD FUN
AND I SOLD ONE OR
TWO PAINTING A WEEK
IT PAID FOR THE WINE
AND A SNACK
ALSO WE TRY TO VISIT
OTHER PARTS BRITTANY
WE TRY TO REVISIT FRANCE
ON OCCASIONS AS OUR
ARTIST DAUGHTER LIVES
THERE NOW IN FRANCE
BUT ITS NOT POSSIBLE
FOR THE LAST TWO YEARS
DUE TO THIS VIRUS

======================
ALL A LITTLE DIFFICULT
WHEN MY OWN
GARDEN GALLERY
HERE IN MITCHEL ===
IS OPEN FOR SUMMER VISITERS
NOW LARGER AND BETTER
ALSO MY
SECRET GARDEN GALLERY
OPEN IF THE WEATHER
IS OK (SUNNY I HOPE)
AND HAPPY TO SAY
I HAVE NOW SOLD
APROX 8OO PAINTINGS
AFTER SOME 17 YEARS-
OF PAINTING-

=================
NOW DUE TO THE
VIRUS SITUATION
I NOW ONLY SELL
ON LINE
OR
FROM MY OWN GARDEN
GALLERY AT HOME
======================
AS ALL THE SIX GALLERYS
I DID SHOW IN CORNWALL
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
ON ANY SALES
=== SO NOW ===
I PASS THIS ON
TO MY CUSTOMERS
HERE IN MITCHELL
AT THE LOWER PRICE
I HOPE THS HELPS
AND I CAN CONTINUE
PAINTING FOR A
FEW YEARS YET
================

LETS HOPE 2022 IS A BETTER
YEAR FOR EVERY ONE
SO MANY THANKS TO ALL
THE PEOPLE
WHO HAVE PURCHASED
ONE OR MORE OF
MY PAINTING IN THE PAST
JIM RODGERS

Artist News/Exhibitions:

MY OWN
SECRET GARDEN GALLERY
IN MY ACTUAL GARDEN
ALL VERY LAID BACK
NO HASSLE AT ALL
JUST A WANDER AROUND
MY GARDEN WITH SOME
50 OR SO PAINTINGS

ON SHOW


OPEN FRI-SAT-SUN-
11 TO 5- ISH
OR BY PHONE ARANGMENT
MOST DAYS OF THE YEAR







MOST OF THE YEAR
01872 510622
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
SO YOU CAN BUY OFF ME
AT UNDER HALF THE OLD
GALLERY PRICES AS I
HAVE NO 55% COMMISION
TO PAY OR TRAVALING
TO DO OR PETROL
IT MAKES MY LIFE
EASY AT 82

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