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Tweaking Thomas Kinkade

21 February 2014


 

Kinkade!

I love making collage out of Thomas Kinkade paintings. I think it’s because his images are so pure in their meaning (whatever your opinion of their meaning), and have such unmistakable resonance. To collide the pure vision of the Painter of Light with pieces of other works seems so wrong, but must be right, when it comes to collage.

Collager of Light

For more on my -ahem- fascination with this artist, read this piece at (low) tech writer, a series of web essays on low-tech lifestyle in high-tech Silicon Valley, which has also been printed on paper.