When was the last time YOU met a STAR WARS veteran? Check out Nick's Internet HUB at YodaGuy.com

BIG NEWS for fans of STAR WARS & FINE ART who are traveling to Sint Maarten: Internationally renowned artist, EMMY nominee and STAR WARS creature builder Nick Maley has expanded his St Maarten Galleries from the original store at 106 Old Street to PLANET PARADISE. 19a Front Street. establishing the BIGGER and BETTER outlet for his Island Arts and movie memorabilia. Nick , known to thousands as the YodaGuy because he was a key contributor to the creation of Yoda for the Hollywood blockbuster EMPIRE STRIKES BACK, was also involved in building the creatures for the famed STAR WARS bar scene. After 50 movie projects, he shocked his friends and colleagues when he and his actress wife Gloria traded their Ferrari for a sail boat and semi retired in the Caribbean. There, Nick turned his attention to his other great passion... painting... and founded what have become THE MOST RECOMMENDED GALLERIES IN THE CARIBBEAN.

Now visitors to St. Maarten can discover why the Island Arts of the YodaGuy have been described as a MUST SEE on cruise lines for over a decade. Nick offers an extraordinary combination of romantic original art, affordable lithographs and vibrant giclees on canvas which he intermingles with unique STAR WARS memorabilia and celebrity hand signed movie posters MUCH rarer than the toys most fans collect. There is even the rarest of all Star Wars prints and at the lowest prices WORLDWIDE. Nick's are the ONLY Caribbean galleries to be recommended on board Royal Caribbean AND Celebrity, AND Princess AND Norwegian AND Carnival AND Raddison AND Costa AND Sun , AND Cunard AND Holland America cruise lines!

Most weeks, Nick and/or Gloria fly in to Old Street, St. Maarten, especially to meet customers at PLANET PARADISE. Meeting Nick, or arranging with Gloria to get a dedication from him, is one of the region's rarest opportunities. Where else in the world can access a STAR WARS veteran and commemorate your holiday by having him personally dedicate a print to you? Read what other collectors have to say about this "highlight of their holiday".and get 10-25% discount off the international prices just for stopping by at this website and choosing St. Maarten for your vacation! It is wise to call or email for details of Nick and Gloria's schedule if you want to be sure to meet them.

Having exhibited at the Royal Ontario Museum and the Dominican Republic's Museum of Modern Art, Nick's celebrated paintings have been shown in 17 countries, including a three year world tour with the United Nations. Owned by celebrities like Oliver North & Richard Widmark, they're in collections by UNESCO and the People's Republic of China. Whilst contributing to SUPERMAN, HIGHLANDER, and 50 other movies, Nick worked alongside megastars like Marlon Brando, Katherine Hepburn, Sean Connery, Harrison Ford, Anthony Hopkins and Robert Redford. Not surprisingly, he has many stories to tell. An award winning video director in his own right, his film work was featured in CINEMAX and HBO specials, won a place in The Guinness Book of World Records, and graced the cover of American Cinematographer.

 Nick and Gloria TEAMED UP on a horror movie and have been inseparable ever since. They are featured on the Internet Movie Database list of "famous married couples" and entertainment.MSN.com include them in their "Celebs" pages. When Gloria wanted to learn to paint... Nick taught her and together they produced their famous dedicated Caribbean Cruise-ship Map! Either Nick or Gloria will inscribed it with the route of your ship or with the name of your hotel and will dedicate it especially for your honeymoon, anniversary, birthday or special occasion. This unique piece of PERSONAL memorabilia signed by this famous couple is the perfect AFFORDABLE keepsake of your trip.

The PLANET PARADISE is open ANY day that the major cruise ships are in port. Click here for directions. to the original gallery at 116 Old Street There's often a buzz as passengers eager to invest in the growing value of Nick's elite originals and collectible prints... available at the lowest prices anywhere in the world... and Nick and Gloria are there periodically to dedicate your purchase especially to you .

With the resurgence of STAR WARS, Nick's award winning movie archive, CineSecrets.com (dubbed "Best of the Web - special effects" by the BBC), receives up to half a million hits a week. Through his webhub YodaGuy.com he provides exceptional after sales support with access to his biography, his movie credits, exhibitions, artist's notes, online gallery, info on art care and MUCH, much more. There's even numerous stories about legendary movies and superstars.... stories like the time George Lucas caught Nick nailing another crew member to the floor!

Your trip to Island Arts of the YodaGuy is a UNIQUE opportunity to acquire a rare collectable that SHOULD NOT BE MISSED! Nick's movie work touched the hearts of millions and his superb artwork is now doing the same. It would be crazy for any art and movie fan to come to the Caribbean and miss this once in a lifetime experience. Take advantage of the special discount program and for little more than the cost of a T-shirt you can get an autographed photo of him assembling Yoda.... he will even dedicate it to you or a loved one at no extra charge!



Island Arts of the YodaGuy - 116 Old Street, Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

011 (559) 542 4009 or 011 (599) 552 2787
email YodaGuy@OldSt.com
fax: 1 268 462 1480

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*NOTE: THIS SITE IS IN NO WAY CONNECTED TO LUCASFILM OR GEORGE LUCAS who own all rights to Yoda and the other creatures from Star Wars. In fact the use of the string "yoda" in our domain name and the presentation of images from the saga are courtesy of their generosity in allowing us to do so. Our use of the name YodaGuy and registration of the domain YodaGuy.com is NOT intended to imply that Nick was the only "guy" who worked to produce Yoda. There were several people involved in making four versions of Yoda for ESB and more again for versions in ROTJ and PTM. Credit is given to most of them in the making Yoda pages of our movie archive CineSecrets.com. Please read those for further clarification. Our use of the name implies ONLY that Nick Maley is a guy who was involved. Yoda and all creatures for the classic Star Wars trilogy were masterminded by Stuart Freeborn who Nick worked with on and off over a 7 year period. The initial drawing was by Ralph McQuarrie. Other people involved in building Yoda for ESB include Wendy Midner, Graham Freeborn, Ron Hone, Bob Keen and Nick Dudman (who built the new Yoda for PTM).

All art images are © copyright Nick Maley | email YodaGuy(at)OldSt.com





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