Stolen painting: alert for illustrators and artists

Stolen Art taken from WordPress Blog! Re-blogging to spread the word!

My old art blog

Thanks to a fellow blogger, I was notified this morning that some blogger at WordPress is publishing my painting as her own on her blog.

I checked this out and could not believe my eyes: not only had she created a copy of this painting, but had a nerve to attach some kind of her signature to it, as well!

I published this painting on my blog last July:

and added it to my Fine Art America painting site:

Full sheet bird watercolor paintings

I was preparing these paintings for a show, so I painted more on one sheet and later separated.

Chaffinch 2: watercolor painting

This is how I attached the finished paintings to wood panels, and they were ready to go to the art show:

Watercolor paintings for bird art show

Here is the blog address of the thief:

If you check out “My paintings” (that’s where my chaffinch appears, too) and “My drawings”, you would notice…

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4 Responses to “Stolen painting: alert for illustrators and artists”

  1. Inese Poga Art Gallery Says:

    Thanks so much! I already found two more artists whose art was stolen. Any of this is helpful!

  2. a ferreira Says:

    It’s fantastic that you’ve reblogged this, there are very distorted minds out there and the more people are aware of it the better.
    Thank you, for us all.

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