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Summary

Thomas Kinkade (born in Sacramento, California, USA, died in Los Gatos, California, USA) was a famous Artist from USA, who lived between January 19, 1958 and April 6, 2012. He became 54 years old.

Biography

Thomas Kinkade was an American artist. Kinkade was best known for idyllic motifs and known as "Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light", a phrase that is trademarked. His mass-produced art is sold via mail order and in store. Kinkades paintings are very popular - they are expected to be in one of 20 homes in the U.S. - but has also been criticized as commercial kitsch.

Kinkade has also written books (with co-writer) and produced the movie The Christmas Cottage (2008), which is about himself, played in the movie by Jared Padalecki.

On April 6, 2012, Thomas Kinkade died suddenly of natural causes while at home in Monte Sereno, according to his family.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac capricorn, who is known for Determination, Dominance, Perservering, Practical, Willful. Our collection contains 7 quotes who is written / told by Thomas.

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Source / external links:

http://www.thomaskinkade.com
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Kinkade
http://www.wallpaperweb.org/wallpaper/t/thomas-kinkade_1.htm

Famous quotes by Thomas Kinkade (7)


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"Rather than set aside daily time for prayer, I pray constantly and spontaneously about everything I encounter on a daily basis. When someone shares something with me, I'll often simply say, 'let's pray about this right now.'"
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"It is easy to have a lot of paintings or projects hanging around that are 'almost done.'"
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"The concept that an artist would be revered by popular culture is an immediate dismissal of his relevance as an artist"
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"I'm working on a snow scene right now, and it's summer. It's hot, and I will get chilly. I'll have to turn on the heat. My wife walks in, and it's 95 degrees in the studio. I know it's nutty, but it's a projection you have where you step into the painting"
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"The worlds I paint leave a lot to engage the imagination by hinting at what lies beyond the four edges of the painting. I think getting beyond the four edges of an opportunity or challenge is one of the basic skills you need in business"
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"I think the art world... is a very small pond, and it's a very inbred pond. They rely on information from an elect elite sect of galleries, primarily in New York"
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"Balance, peace, and joy are the fruit of a successful life. It starts with recognizing your talents and finding ways to serve others by using them"


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