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"Uncle" Harry Uhlman's Sugaring Off Parties

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"Uncle" Harry Uhlman's Sugaring Off Parties by Wayne D. King


I remember as if it were yesterday, though at least 45 years have passed. Warm spring Sundays, filled with the hope that spring always brings. Sun shining on my face as I left church and greeted Uncle Harry at the door.


Uncle Harry was a deacon in our church and he wasn't my uncle - he was everyone's uncle. His kindly face, worn with the seasons of a Yankee native's life, would beam as he leaned down to remind me of the sugaring off party at his sugarhouse that afternoon and called me "dear" in that rich North Country accent that resonates still in my brain.


Of course he didn't need to remind me, or anyone else in our informal confederation of communities, drawn together by the necessity of sharing schools, churches, fire departments, police. The moment that sap buckets appeared on the maples along the road we knew that the moment was approaching. Children and adults alike would find …

Waiting on a Purple Breeze

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Waiting on a Purple Breeze Milkweed Pods opened and ready to fly. Manipulated color image. Only one original edition of 25 prints of this image is created, signed with a certificate of authenticity and printed on fine art paper with archival inks. The image is used for creation of an open edition but otherwise archived and kept only for historic purposes and publications. To purchase an original  click here: http://bit.ly/2pj6C0Q

The open edition, featured here provides the closet approximation to an original work at a more affordable price, especially for those who love art but dont feel the need to purchase original works.
16x16 Printed on fine art rag paper with archival inks Edition of 25 $125

Two King Images Chosen for "Focus on Figures" Juried Show April 22-30, 2017

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Two of Wayne King's images have been chosen for North River Arts Juried Show "Focus on Figures" Juried Show April 22-30, 2017






On The Vineyard:

Woman sits on a beach along the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, MA. Monochrome image printed through textured glass and used for the creation of two limited editions. The first an edition of 10 individually hand painted prints.

The second edition is a limited edition of 100 printed using one of the hand painted images and scanned for output with archival inks. The image is used for creation of a digitally initialed open edition but otherwise archived and kept only for historic purposes and publications. To purchase a 1st or 2nd edition original, or an open edition digitally initialed print, click here: http://bit.ly/1mwWnk1




Into a Misty Wood:

Male nude runs into a misty wood.Only one original edition of 10 prints of this image is created, signed, dated and with a certificate of authenticity Printed on fine art paper with archival ink…

King Image "The Road Darkens" Chosen in Juried Competition "One Planet, One Home"

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King Image "The Road Darkens" Chosen in Juried Competition "One Planet, One Home"
Wayne King's image "The Road Darkens" has been chosen for a juried show at the Kehler Liddell Gallery in New Haven, CT. The exhibition: "One Planet, One Home" focuses on the challenges of Climate Change.

The image is part of a Climate Change series King has been working on for the past two years. The image alludes to the growing crisis. The image is a color montage of several different images including elements of photography and watercolor painting. One original edition of 5 prints is created, printed on fine art rag paper using archival inks; signed and with a certificate of authenticity. To purchase an original, click here: http://bit.ly/1ZxBg3p

The title is drawn from a quote from J. R. R. Tolkien's "Fellowship of the Ring". "Faithless is he who says farewell when the road darkens."

A digitally initialed open edition, also created, pr…