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  • An honorable person will not lie, cheat or steal even when the opportunity presents itself.

To all my non-Christian visitors, we wish you peace and good will.

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Jan Polk Original Artwork, Notecards, Prints and Publishing......
Proudly made in America using images from Jan's original paintings.

WARNING:  By reading this book, you may become charming, confident
and well-liked!

All items are shipped via USPS Priority Mail.

Remember us for last minute gifts; our gift certificates arrive via email
the same day you place your order!

Order your copy of "A Year of Good Manners" (AYOGM)
by Margery Sinclair and Jan Polk.
Not only are Good Manners Good Business, Good Manners are a Good Legacy
and the kindest gift you can give a child.

Featuring 365 etiquette tips by Margery Sinclair and the paintings
from Jan Polk's "respect series" - The Great American Flower Collection,
images which remind you to treat yourself and others with respect.

Etiquette tips cover children's manners as well as adults, dining, social situations,
business settings, making reservations, telephone and cell phone usage,
when to remove the ring from your eyebrow, when men go first,
weddings, chewing gum, business parties, refusal to respond to invitations,
how to be a great conversationalist and much more.

may be used as a

*birthday book,
*guest book,
*etiquette tip reference book and
*especially as a family heirloom when you collect autographs of family members.


"Blue Iris from the Great American Flower Collection"

Jan Polk Note Cards are special notes for
special people.

These elegant fine art note cards and translucent
envelopes show that something unique is in the mail.
$16.00/box of 6 blank cards/6 translucent

The note cards arrive in a clear plastic box with
gold loop bow ready for gifting.

Click on the Buy Now Button to see what beautiful
note cards are available for purchase.

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We accept Visa and Master Card via Pay Pal!   You do not
need to be a member of PayPal to use your credit card.   Tell your friends!

Don't forget, for last minute shopping, JanPolk.com Gift Certificates are
delivered via email the same day they are purchased!

Securely order online at my webstore: 

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An original plein air oil painting by Jan Polk adds
color and energy to a room. Contact Jan at
janpolk@janpolk.com to make arrangements for

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I invite you to visit my blog! ........ http://janpolk.blogspot.com

Stay in touch.  Please "like" us on Facebook.  Would love to hear how
"A Year of Good Manners" has made life easier for you.  Please click
on the blue Facebook square or go to www.facebook.com/janpolk



I invite you to view some of my art work in person at the following shows:


Jan Polk
exhibits year round in Northern Kentucky
(4 miles from downtown Cincinnati, OH)  at:

Fort Thomas Central Gift Shop

3 North Fort Thomas Avenue
Ft. Thomas, KY 41075
Phone:  859-609-6427

Hours:   10:00 - 5:00 Tues - Fri    
              10:00 - 3:00 Saturday    
              Closed: Sunday/Monday

This gift shop offers a wonderful shopping experience.  Owner Barb Thomas
carries unique, high quality gifts, hostess gifts, gourmet foods, jewelry, artwork by
local artists including Jan Polk.  You can also pick up a copy of "A Year of Good
Manners" by Margery Sinclair and Jan Polk
.    Open for all your gifting needs.

Family gatherings are the perfect time to collect autographs of family members and
turn your copy of AYOGM into a treasured family heirloom which becomes more
valuable with each new entry.


Jan is a Juried Member and exhibits year round at

Gulf Coast Arts Alliance
225 East 24th Ave 
Gulf Shores, AL, 36542 

Phone:  (251) 948-2627
Websie:     www.gulfcoastartsalliance.com

Grand Opening is scheduled for May 1, 2014.
In the meantime, check the website for Art Market dates and other
events.   The gallery is not officially open but you can stop in an check
out the progress.  My work is on display.

HOURS: Monday – Saturday | 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday | Closed

GCAA is "Dedicated to advancing creativity of the mind and spirit,
enhancing the quality of life on the Gulf Coast."

Unique original art, pottery, and jewelry by local and regional artists
are on display.

Jan Polk's Original Oil Paintings, Note Cards, and
"A Year of Good Manners" birthday book/journal are on display.


Jan Polk is an  Exhibiting Member year round at the

Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach
(formerly Orange Beach Art Center) 
29589 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
Hours:  10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
           10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm. Saturday

Currently, Jan Polk note cards and book "A Year of Good Manners" by
Margery Sinclair and Jan Polk are for sale.


All images are copyrighted by Jan Polk.  Please do not use without written permission  of the artist.


Last up dated  4/19/14  Note:  This is palindrome week.  The dates read the same forward and backward all week.