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I have 10 years of experience with BILL THE BANDMANS JAZZ ART skills in Grosse Ile, MI. I also have 30 years of experience with BILL THE BANDMANS MINIATURE BANDS skills.
My education and credentials include Bill has now turned his love for musical instruments, jazz and musicians into ART by returning to his roots as an art school graduate from 1960. Starting in the summer of 2005 he has studied the use acrylic media and combined it with his former professional background of drawing as a professor of interior design.

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BILL THE BANDMANS JAZZ ART Grosse Ile, MI
BILL THE BANDMANS MINIATURE BANDS Grosse Ile, MI
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BILL THE BANDMANS JAZZ ART

Category: Art / Creative
Description
The Artist
William Kilborn known to his readers as BILLTHE BANDMAN since 1981,has over 100 articles published about toy soldier bands (his collection of over 400 bands is amongst the world's largest) his expertise in displaying these miniature figures as real bands in rank and file is world renown as well as his historic perspective on many British, Canadian & US military and nonmilitary units.
The Originals
Bill's first is a series of musical jazz art, done on illustration board 15"w. x 20"l. using acrylic paint, pen and ink or marker and some watercolor. Each piece is framed in an overall size of 18"w. x 22"l. with a finished opening of 10-1/2"w. x 13-1/2"l . The frame is black plastic simulating wood with a white matt framed inside with a 1/4" black plastic beading, it is glazed but I recommend its removal for shipping.
ALL ORIGINALS ARE ON SALE AT $300.00 EACH US. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED CHECK FOR AVAILABILITY

Shipping:
Is a flat rate throughout North America, wrapped in bubble pack then cardboard via US POSTAL SERVICE, AIRMAIL, EXPEDITED, INSURED AND TRACKABLE FOR $50.00 US. Off shore rates must be quoted individually and are not listed on this website.
Limited Edition Prints (available on all originals)
This Giclee' reproduction on gloss heavy-duty paper 12"x 18"with white border is actual size 9-3/4"w. x 13-1/2"L.. It will be signed for you at the time of the sale along with the limited edition number ONE OF 10 then dated along with any other comment the buyer wishes me to make to personalize your painting.
COST PER PRINT $25.00 EACH US. UNTIL GONE -- FLAT RATE SHIPPING COST PER PRINT $5.00 EACH
Return within 30 days for a refund on this item. SHIPPING is in a round cardboard container for all of North America via US. POSTAL SERVICE, SMALL PACKET, INSURED, NON TRACKABLE. Off shore rates must be quoted individually.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Bill has now turned his love for musical instruments, jazz and musicians into ART by returning to his roots as an art school graduate from 1960. Starting in the summer of 2005 he has studied the use acrylic media and combined it with his former professional background of drawing as a professor of interior design
Years Experience: 10

BILL THE BANDMANS MINIATURE BANDS

Category: Writing / Journalism
Description
The Artist
William Kilborn known to his readers as BILLTHE BANDMAN since 1981,has over 100 articles published about toy soldier bands (his collection of over 400 bands is amongst the world's largest) his expertise in displaying these miniature figures as real bands in rank and file is world renown as well as his historic perspective on many British, Canadian & US military and nonmilitary units.
Relevant Education / Credentials
RETIRED UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR OF INTERIOR DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE
Years Experience: 30