The Official Greg “Craola” Simkins thread

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Postby technique on Thu May 17, 2012 1:34 pm

I figured this was long overdue and surprised he didn't have one yet due to how many members are fans here. You can post any updates, frame jobs, general info about Greg's work. First up via his facebook he is releasing a new print soon for AZUL which is gonna be amazing and one of my personal favorite pieces by him. :notworthy:


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Postby sixstringer on Thu May 17, 2012 1:54 pm

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Postby kyle on Thu May 17, 2012 1:54 pm

not that i'm opposed to this new thread, but there is this:
http://forum.expressobeans.com/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=7643&p=48002&hilit=simkins#p48002

i'm not sure if the mods would prefer to have that thread stay clean and just feature his listings, or if it's meant to be a discussion zone.
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Postby technique on Thu May 17, 2012 2:19 pm

kyle wrote:not that i'm opposed to this new thread, but there is this:
http://forum.expressobeans.com/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=7643&p=48002&hilit=simkins#p48002

i'm not sure if the mods would prefer to have that thread stay clean and just feature his listings, or if it's meant to be a discussion zone.


I think that one is just for general listings of new art submitted so I doubt they have a problem with a new one, well hopefully not. 8)
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Postby inkedup on Thu May 17, 2012 4:54 pm

"Azul" is probably my favorite Simkins painting, I'll be sending this print straight to peacedog.
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Postby technique on Thu May 17, 2012 8:43 pm

inkedup wrote:"Azul" is probably my favorite Simkins painting, I'll be sending this print straight to peacedog.


Same here being my favorite by him although Crimson is pretty close. I think Crimson and Azul will complement each other very nicely on a wall together. :pint:
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Postby ksn on Tue Jun 05, 2012 4:42 pm

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Postby bmerel on Tue Jun 05, 2012 4:44 pm

+1 AP!!
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Postby ksn on Tue Jun 05, 2012 4:48 pm

bmerel wrote:+1 AP!!

Me too, couldn't decide framed or not, as shipping was the same price. Didn't go for the frame, still not sure if I regret it or not~
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Postby bmerel on Tue Jun 05, 2012 4:49 pm

ksn wrote:
bmerel wrote:+1 AP!!

Me too, couldn't decide framed or not, as shipping was the same price. Didn't go for the frame, still not sure if I regret it or not~



Just emailed them asking to upgrade to frame. Might as well. It's probably a simple tasteful frame job. Worth the extra $50. Asked them to send me a pic of how they'll do it. Will post as soon as I get it. AP was a no brainer. :clap:
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Postby ksn on Tue Jun 05, 2012 4:59 pm

bmerel wrote:
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bmerel wrote:+1 AP!!

Me too, couldn't decide framed or not, as shipping was the same price. Didn't go for the frame, still not sure if I regret it or not~



Just emailed them asking to upgrade to frame. Might as well. It's probably a simple tasteful frame job. Worth the extra $50. Asked them to send me a pic of how they'll do it. Will post as soon as I get it. AP was a no brainer. :clap:

Framed pic is above. Sent an email as well, only $50 more.

Also, there's no quantity checking on any of the prints. Nothing stopping you from ordering 15 APs.
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Postby antiyou on Tue Jun 05, 2012 5:28 pm

Thanks!

+1AP This is a framer for sure.
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Postby goldenrose on Tue Jun 05, 2012 5:32 pm

A much mellower drop than the last one :).
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Postby bloodthrust on Tue Jun 05, 2012 5:33 pm

Any word on a DP edition?
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Postby sixstringer on Tue Jun 05, 2012 6:34 pm

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