John Ford
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John Ford, a renowned marine artist whose artwork displays the subtle hues and intricate detail of the water colour style. While his works are substantially based on maritime themes, his portfolio also includes historical buildings, steam locomotives, military subjects and animals.

With numerous exhibitions and art awards to his credit, John is one of South Australia’s leading artists. John’s work has been commissioned for many Australian and international, private and corporate collections. These include Make a Wish Foundation, S.A. Maritime Museum, Royal Australian Navy, Australia Post, Encounter 2002 Official Event and the ABC series “The Navigators”. SA Aviation Museum. National Cancer Council Research Foundation.

John accepts commissioned work, the chosen subject meticulously researched and the artwork carefully executed. John also teaches art professionally with programs catering for beginners through to advanced artists.