Thomas Kitts
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Thomas Kitts

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Plein Air paintings that encompass all the elements in an enticing style that is immediate, energetic and painterly. 

The Floating Market, Willemstadt, Curacao by Thomas Kitts (shown below) was selected as a Finalist in the December 2011 RayMar Art Painting Competition.
Thomas Kitts - Canvoo Focal Point

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An example of fine art by Thomas Kitts

Plein Air paintings that encompass all the elements in an enticing style that is immediate, energetic and painterly.

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"When people view my work I want them to see a painting, not a photograph. I want them to experience a surface rife with color, texture, and movement, yet also connect to the reality that gave birth to the art. Up close, I want my surfaces to explode. From a distance, to reassemble back into a whole. But most of all, I want my audience to understand why it is I choose to paint from life – and thus discover a common sense of wonder."


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