"Deep Red Gladiolus" by Carol Thompson

Deep Red Gladiolus

"A lovely sight to see is a 'deep red gladiolus' blooming in your summer garden.  Can you almost hear the buzz of bees and see the flutter of butterflies?  Relax and enjoy the day."

Artist comment:  "These red gladiolus are difficult to portray with the delicacy of fragile flowers.  I was able to accomplish this by lightly layering watercolor by degrees in certain areas.  I chose a cool yellow green impressionistic background to make the reds really 'pop'.  My choice of substrate is 80 # cover paper."


Original Watercolor Painting

"Deep Red Gladiolus" is a watercolor painting on 140# Arches watercolor Paper

Private Collection -- Snohomish, Washington

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Archival Limited Edition Giclée Prints

F10-7-US 7" X 5" image size - $24 USD + S & H* UltraSmooth Paper** Order Here
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"Deep Red Gladiolus" 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 August 2002.  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