West Hollywood, CA - PTM Images, a manufacturer of home décor and furnishings, announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Art Brand Studios, LLC, the authorized licensor of renowned American Artist Thomas Kinkade, to design, manufacture and market an extensive home décor collection based on his artwork.
The collection embodies the timeless art of Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, emphasizing the simple pleasures and inspirational messages his art represents, which is the perfect balance between faith and American Tradition.
"We are proud of this beautiful collaboration with Thomas Kinkade, one of the most admired American Artists," said Jonathan Bass, CEO of PTM Images. "Together we will create a unique collection that will express the wonder and light of Thomas Kinkade."
"The agreement with PTM Images has strategic growth value for the Thomas Kinkade brand. PTM Images is an ideal partner to develop an exciting quality line of open edition products targeted at new collectors. By creating this highly differentiated collection of open edition product for new markets, we will be able to expand brand awareness, cultivate new consumers and add value for our limited edition products and dealers. This will be the first time that a collection like this will be offered to retailers," said James Lambert, VP Business Development & Creative, Art Brand Studios, LLC. "Thom's dearest wish was always that his artwork would be a messenger of hope and inspiration to others, and this collection is an expansion of that dream."
The spring 2017 collection will launch mid-December 2016, with pre-presentations as early as October 2016 to select PTM's customers including department stores, specialty accounts, as well as catalogue and online retailers.