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Thomas Kinkade

 (1958 - 2012)
Thomas Kinkade was active/lived in California.  Thomas Kinkade is known for town-landscape-nostalgic streets.

Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade (1958-2012)

Best known for his use of light in his paintings, Thomas Kinkade grew up in Northern California in the small town of Placerville, and has been a published artist since the late 1980s.

During college, he spent a summer sketching with a friend, and they created the book The Artist's Guide to Sketching, which opened the door for them to paint background art for the animated film "Fire and Ice", in which Kinkade explored the use and effects of light. Following the completion of this film, he made his living as a painter, selling his work in galleries in California.

After marrying in 1982, Kinkade and his wife began to publish his art commercially. He demonstrates an admirati  ...  Displaying 750 of 3070 characters.

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About  Thomas Kinkade

Born:  1958
Died:   2012 - Los Gatos, California
Known for:  town-landscape-nostalgic streets