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My Film of wigan self taught artist and eccentric
Started by: jagman64 (315)   Report abuse
My film of Kevin Duffy outsider artist musician and landscape gardener, I bet not many people know of his place in ashton but its free to the public and he is always adding to the place with new buildings and sculptures

jagman64

Posted by: dougie (3718)  Report abuse
Nice upload thanks I've been a few times and know Kevin did you make the video its very good,

Posted by: elizabeth (5439)  Report abuse
can you uy any of his paintings and where

Posted by: tonker (19974)   Report abuse
What a load of codswallop! He's not a 'Wigan' self taught artist at all! He's from Ashton and his place is in Garswood, in St.Helens!

Posted by: jagman64 (315)   Report abuse
Hi thanks dougie
yes I made the film myself and to Elizabeth kevin makes statues and sculptures but Iam not sure if he sells any of his work.
Jeff

Posted by: dougie (3718)  Report abuse
I did take some photo's when I was passing on one of my walks Here ] did he make you a cup of tea

Posted by: jagman64 (315)   Report abuse
Hi Dougie great photos yes I got a cup of tea

Posted by: elizabeth (5439)  Report abuse
jagman sorry if the name is wrong but eyes not too good today, I would be interested if you could find out what he sells and if there are any pictures please

Posted by: jagman64 (315)   Report abuse
Hi will do I,ve not seen kevin for a while now

Posted by: dougie (3718)  Report abuse
Elizabeth says my hobbies: antiques Dancing D I Y making something out of nothing,

if You lived close by you would be at home with Kevin then theirs allot of us on here thats known Kevin for years and when he says he makes everything from nothing he really does look at this photo

Posted by: elizabeth (5439)  Report abuse
Has he done the painting as well ? and is it a old cottage ?as it looks , wish I could put pictures on here but it seems so complicated

Posted by: zippydadoda (835)   Report abuse
went on sunday,with my family from stafordshire,they thought it was fab,kevin asked did we want a cup of tea.and to sign the visitors book.

Posted by: dougie (3718)  Report abuse
also called on Sunday and took this photo plus others

Posted by: jagman64 (315)   Report abuse
great photo

Posted by: bennielechat (5762) Report abuse
We went to see Kevin a couple of years back and I thought I'd put this snippet on Youtube but I hadn't so here it is.

Kevin and his Mandolin

Posted by: 1934granada (inactive) Report abuse
A left handed banjo player. There's not many of them about!
Bennie, It looks and sounds to me like a bouzouki very similar to a mandolin even tuned the same as one. Then again it could well be a mandolin

 
 
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