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"Skynasaurs" by Carol Thompson

"This progressive train of 'Skynasaurs' is flying low to the shining beach. the bright colors ripple in a moment of reflective brilliance as the kites zip by. Responsive, fast, and fun are words that best describe these exciting kites."

Artist comment:  "My husband and I are avid kite flyers.  Whenever possible we purchase new and different kites for our collection (and enjoyment).  These 'Skynasaurs' are in three graduating sizes and primary colors;  altogether a unique set of kites.  They are easy and fun to fly (and they buzz loudly when flown; a plus in my book).  So, it was a given that they should be photographed for painting.  The canvas is square, and with water, sand, and kites, the painting has good balance.  The subject is slightly off center giving them space into which to fly.  All the background is muted to set off the brightly colored kites and their reflection. With just a hint of 'flying lines', the Skynasaurs soar."


Original Oil Painting

"Skynasaurs" is a 24" X 24" oil painting on stretched canvas

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Archival Limited Edition Giclée Prints

SKY6-US 6" X 6" image size - $24 USD + S & H* UltraSmooth Paper** Order Here
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SKY10-US 10" X 10" image size - $37 USD + S & H* UltraSmooth Paper** Order Here

"Skynasaurs" is a limited edition, giclée print from an original oil painting by Carol Thompson.  The edition includes 2050 authorized, signed, limited edition prints (2000 numbered and 50 artist proofs).  Originally the edition was released as photolithographs in April 1989 on 80 pound Curtis Brightwater Cover paper (neutral ph) and discontinued in September 2009.  The remainder of the edition was released in April 2011 as archival giclee prints in a variety of image sizes and substrates.  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 and/or note card 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.

©2014 Carol Thompson