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"A Field Of Daisies" by Carol Thompson

"You know summer is in full swing when you pass a 'field of daisies'.  It makes you want to kick off your shoes and stroll through the blooms like a kid again."

Artist comment:  "Like many of you, I have a lifelong love of daisies.  They are dainty, yet enduring (Just try to weed them out of your yard once they have established themselves!).  And have you ever plucked the petals saying to yourself,  "He (she) loves me, he (she) loves me not"?  This medium sized watercolor on Arches 140# hot-pressed watercolor paper, is a favorite of mine.  First, it was easy to paint.  Second, it shows the daisies as I love them, almost all of them fully opened and nodding in the bright summer sunshine.  The composition is like the flowers themselves, wild and wonderful with no "perfect" design.  However, to make a good painting, I paid attention to the darkest darks and lightest lights.  I painted the deep blue background in a diagonal across from the center to the right hand side, the warm brown as a triangle in the lower left quadrant, and the pink-purple-light-blue combination on the upper right.  These color elements bring the painting together."


 

Original Watercolor Painting

"A Field Of Daisies" is a 10" X 17" original watercolor painting on 140# Arches watercolor paper.

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Limited Edition Giclée Print
 
FF5-5US 5" X 8 1/2" image size - $24 USD + S & H UltraSmooth Paper** Order Here
FF5-10US 10" X 17" image size - $53 USD + S & H UltraSmooth Paper** Order Here

"A Field Of Daisies" is a limited edition, giclée print from an original watercolor painting by Carol Thompson.  The edition includes 3600 authorized, signed, limited edition prints (3500 numbered and 100 artist proofs).  Release date is December 2001.  Image size and substrates vary.   All prints are signed and numbered by the artist and include a certificate of authenticity.   Paper prints are shrink wrapped on foam board.   Canvas prints are coated with a protective spray. 

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Color of images may vary slightly from the actual artwork due to variations in monitors, so if color is a critical factor, you can order a small sample to verify color accuracy. 

*Please allow up to 2 weeks preparation time for your artwork to be shipped.  Transit time will vary depending on your location.

Some print images may be artistically cropped or extended to accommodate the size and/or shape of the artwork.

Note: Prices do not include framing and/or matting.

WARNING: Copyrighted material. All rights reserved. Artwork may not be duplicated in any way without the expressed written consent of the artist. Any reproduction for any purpose is a violation of United States copyright laws.

©2012 Carol Thompson