About fishartista

Artist splitting my year between the Bahamas (oceans) and Fairview (near Asheville), NC (mountains) with supportive and fun husband Mark Kopp, and Schooner the golden retriever.

All about the FLAMINGOS

Let me tell you about Lisa P. Young's FLAMINGOS. There once were two artists in Stuart. They'd go to their studios to do art. Kim and Lisa joined forces And altered their courses. Result: Art that come straight from the heart. We're both very excited to add the birds to Kim's product lineup, and hope [...]

By | 2017-09-23T10:57:41+00:00 September 23rd, 2017|Life in the Studio|0 Comments

Flying through Asheville, NC this summer?

Then check out the ART GALLERY there! They've got my "Mountain Art" paintings up through October!                                     Margaret (Peggy) Horne is my NC rep, here's her info: 828-284-5593 She says she's happy to be representing Kim Rody [...]

By | 2017-07-11T13:42:05+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Fishartista paints a….. CAT

I have never painted a CAT before - was a little hesitant to commit to a cat commission - but here it is.   Client wanted the feline jumping up at a feather, but the receipient is a wine connoisseur,  the cat's name was Air Pinot, so I thought a wine glass would be a lot [...]

By | 2017-01-01T16:14:14+00:00 January 1st, 2017|New Paintings|2 Comments

How does Kickstarter work?????

How does Kickstarter work? First, here's a simple explanation of kickstarter: As far as the ornaments go, I'm funding all the expenses of getting a large quantity of ornaments made, before I make them. I'm doing that by offering "rewards" - or .... CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS!  (or other fun stuff) if people give me the [...]

By | 2016-08-29T05:26:56+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Coastal Christmas Ornaments – 2016!

Keep "" at your fingertips..... We are about to launch.  Very exciting!Coastal Christmas Ornaments for 2016!Great RewardsCool OrnamentsFree ShippingDiscounts on a few Rody itemsSo, watch for the announcement, and please BACK and SHARE when we launch.Thanks!Kim

By | 2016-08-08T16:09:43+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments