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« on: May 14, 2009, 09:36 AM »

HI all,

I just received a present from a friend, she saw it on holiday at an exhibition and just knew it was for me!

So, is kiting a rich vain from which artists can draw inspiration?

Lets see what else is out there.

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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2009, 10:18 AM »

BASKL Flea awards (a sought after item by the way):


And 2 close-ups:

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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2009, 11:14 AM »

Dug this out of the KiteKids archives: Kite Art
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« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2009, 12:25 PM »




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« Reply #4 on: May 14, 2009, 03:23 PM »

This one, in Steve's post hangs above our bed


That shot doesn't do it justice, interest is added to it since the painting extends onto the mat in areas, it's a thick 3 layer mat so it gives a very 3 dimensional effect. Very soft and cool hues, nice and relaxing. I've always liked watercolors and this one is big, about three feet tall. They were asking a bit much IMO since it is just a print but when we went back a couple hours later she automatically dropped the price knowing it was going to an appreciative home  Smiley

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