Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 22, 2007
The Thomas Kinkade Company announced today that it has partnered with Blinds.com to create their premium custom drapery collection. This hand-picked line of fabrics and drapery styles will allow homeowners to echo the vibrant, yet calming, style of Thomas Kinkade paintings in draperies, valances and fabric shades. These can be seen online at http://www.Blinds.com/draperies.
"When I create my paintings, I always think of how this would look in a home," stated Thomas Kinkade. "I try and use my artwork as a silent messenger to provide hope, comfort and a sense of peace," added the artist.
Inspired by Thomas Kinkade's paintings, the window treatments are organized into Manor House, Cottage and Cabin, and City patterns. "With our collection of fine drapes, your home will be lit with a warm glow that says 'welcome home'," stated Linda Mariano, Vice President of Licensing and Marketing for the Thomas Kinkade Company. The patterns and fabrics coordinate with styles that would be found in the idyllic homes of Thomas Kinkade paintings. "We wanted to provide homeowners with another option when decorating their home in the Thomas Kinkade style and we believe that Blinds.com is another enhancement to the Thomas Kinkade brand," later added Mariano.
"Thomas Kinkade paintings inspire people to create their own places of refuge, and this line allows homeowners to do just that with other areas of their home" said Daniel Cotlar, Chief Marketing Officer for Blinds.com. Cotlar added that Thomas Kinkade's reputation as the Painter of Light ™ was a strong factor in the partnership. "Thomas Kinkade has an exceptional talent for capturing light and using it to inspire, and this is reflected in the vivid patterns and textures designed to complement our other window coverings."
In celebration of the holidays and this exclusive design partnership, customers purchasing $595 in Blinds.com branded window treatments will receive a time-limited coupon for a free drapery product from the new Thomas Kinkade Drapery Collection. Fabrics can also be ordered by the yard to pair window treatments with other design elements throughout the home such as table runners and pillows. For more information about ordering your blinds, visit us on the web at http://www.Blinds.com
Blinds.com is the largest online retailer of window coverings. Featuring a full line of blinds, shades, shutters, and draperies, http://www.Blinds.com makes do-it-yourself window coverings foolproof with easy guides and instructional videos. Telephone assistance is available at 1-800-505-1905, Monday through Friday (7 a.m. to 9 p.m. CST) and Saturday (9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST).
About the Thomas Kinkade Company
The Thomas Kinkade Company publishes the work of Thomas Kinkade and distributes his art and related collectibles through independently owned galleries worldwide, an extensive network of branded and licensed dealers, and strategic marketing relationships with more than 70 licensees. The company's primary products are canvas and paper reproductions that feature Mr. Kinkade's artistic unique use of light and his peaceful and inspiring themes. Mr. Kinkade, known as the Painter of Light ™ is the most successful and most collected living artist in U.S. history. For more information, please visit the Company's web site at http://www.thomaskinkade.com.