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Ben's Studio

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The BEST Folk Art under one roof on this planet.

Wing Commander has collected Folk Art for over 40 years with stellar history on the search for the... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
LorenzoelJefe
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Stratford, Canada
via mobile
Unique and Innovative Folk Art

Visited here to see the folk art done by Ben, an innovative entrepreneur who abandoned an... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Craig B
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Owen Sound, Canada
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4 Fisher Street, Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Ben is a very chatty feller and is happy to talk to anyone about his work his home and the events in the town

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 15des1976
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Wing Commander has collected Folk Art for over 40 years with stellar history on the search for the best. Ben my man is living art. Not too refined like geese with ribbons nor the opposite too dumpy like Maude Lewis (sorry fans) ... perfect. And...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Visited here to see the folk art done by Ben, an innovative entrepreneur who abandoned an engineering career on oil rigs to do something he is passionate about. Lots of items for sale and viewing, each of which tells a story, mostly with Newfoundland themes....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Craig B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wonderful folk art studio. Pieces are large but he will ship. You can personalize your piece as well.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank davidtrail
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Ben is a MUST SEE when in Newfoundland, one of the BEST artist Newfoundland has, don't miss a visit. You can also see his art in Ocean View Rocky Harbour but try to get to his studio well worth the stop, he is great to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our stop at Ben's to view his folksy art He was very friendly and willing to explain a little about himself. We loved the sign out front apologizing for the bad roads. Ben's art was visible at many locations in NL. This little...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank lynnfromoro
Reviewed 4 September 2016

While driving north from Rocky Harbour to St. Anthony, we followed a recommendation in a book we had and stopped at Ben's Studio. Luckily for us, Ben (Ploughman) was there at the time and as we were the only visitors, he really took his time...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Ben was very busy when we got there; he loves to tell stories and is very good at it. We did not get to visit with him but we did see his incredible work. Out of our price range but do stop in and visit...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank gairdner22
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Very kewl local artisan. Interesting pieces that you can have made to your liking or purchase what he has. Every piece he has has a story to go with it. Entertaining and very personable.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Graham M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

you have to stop by and see Ben he has some great stories to tell and everyone of his art work also has a story to go with it.

Date of experience: July 2016
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