Gorgeous Fine Art Prints,
Artistic Imaging - refined media.
Collectibles - Gifts.
Color Design Studies.
Artistic Nature Photography Studies
Books - Pre-publicaton.
Licensing Contracts are available for the Collections.
Image is key in fine art.
Good business practices and relationships are built
on good communication and agreements in clearly
Artwork is provided in one final agreed upon format.
Revisions to art are to be discussed before completing
the contract as multiple finished works may be required.
Publishing, Production, Packaging and Distribution
Fine Art Prints
Paper Decorative Items
Wrapping paperKey Fobs
Coffee mugsFine PlatesPaper PlatesPlastic CupsOven MitsToaster coversNapkinsWall DisplayTowelsShower curtainsBath accessoriesCurtains BedspreadsSheetsThrow PillowsFurnitureWallpaperFlagsBeach TowelsBeach BagsHandbags all sizesComputer bags, accessoriesT-shirtsChildren's clothesDressesBrochures
Public RelationsPromotional CalendarsPromotional Shopping bags and totesProduct packagingMerchandise store displays
Book and magazine covers
Contractual Specifications: ReproductionColorsOne file formatFile SizeCopyingScanningTracingDerivationDigital compositing
BlurringDistortionAlterationsDistributionAudiovisualExhibiitionProduct ExchangesBarterBundlingPre-publication booksMuseum - living artist CollectorsWebsitesHotelsCorporationsSuggestions welcome
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The Artist hereby expressly reserves all rights to copy or reproduce the Work to the Artist, heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns. The Artist has placed copyright notice by name on all work.
Price is commensurate with quality and potential financial gain for the licensee.
Usage rights are negotiated. Copyright is retained by the Artist.
Requests for reproduction, derivatives, modifications, new works, new colors, secondary or similar products, exhibition, publicity, commentary, and "fair use" may be approved on request provided all such reproductions bear appropriately placed copyright notice in the form approved by the Artist.
Contracts will be in writing to establish the scope of the work, the definition of industry terminology, the rights purchased for time and place, to clarify the facts, and to avoid disputes.
The Artist does not provide work products, drafts, trade secrets or variations of the finished product being purchased.
The finished product is contracted and licensed for only the specified uses and time period in writing.
Contracts are the responsibility of the individual/company/organization benefiting financially from the usage regardless of personnel changes.
Copyright infringement will result in fees ten times the normal rate and a recall of products from shelves in addition to legal fees and penalties.
Oral agreements will not take effect until reduced to writing. Contracts found to be procured by fraud or mistake are void and advances paid to the Artist will not be returned. Cancellation of contracts by the Licensee will not void advances paid to the Artist.
Art purchased for display may not be destroyed or restored. Right to exhibit in public occasionally is retained by the Artist.
The Artist hereby expressly reserves all rights to pre-approve release of personal photographs, information of a personal nature and the privacy of the Artist and family members. All terms and conditions of contracts are private and confidential. Publicity for promotional purposes will be pre-approved by the Artist regarding "appearances", appropriateness, necessity, and to verify facts.
Each use is specified for one of each: time period, begin and end date, place, project, product use, country, language, promotional in all forms, publication, advertisement, merchandise, print, format, size, media, TV, radio, CD/DVD, video, movie, internet, webpage, other uses known or unknown or not yet in existence.Submission of images is for review onlyOnly contract specified uses and dates are licensedAny use or date not specified in the contract is reserved by the artistPurchase/ownership of one print or electronic image is not a license for copying and distribution or any other useAll usage rights are negotiated. Copyright is retained by the Artist.
PaymentUsage fee due on receipt of final imageUsage fee and applicable taxes due prior to useTransfer of rights conditional on payment in fullRoyalty advanceSchedule for royalties, interest on unpaid royalty invoices
Cancellation terms, fees and conditions will be included in the contract.
The Artist does not perform "Work for Hire" or accept terms that forfeit copyright ownership.
Images must be returned to the artist after each licensed use. Holding images for reruns, memorabilia, commemorative reprinting, republishing, resale, advertising or "other" are not authorized without specific contractual authorization.
Licensee will provide 100 "tear sheets" or electronic copy (pdf or jpeg) of each published use.
Licensee will provide 100 "samples" of each merchandising item in final packaged form.
Alteration, derivatives, modifications of electronic or other format images require licensing.
Licensing of rights are negotiated.One final format and size of finished art
Date, time limits
Life of product
Worldwide - country limits
Rights granted and definedPurpose of UseRestrictionsPermitted modifications, derivatives, editsFile sizeSize of final imagePortion of pagePlacement of ImagePrinting typePrint run quantityCirculation type and sizeNumber of print runs over specified time periodMedia usage limits
Publicity campaign specificationsAdvertisementsPoint of Purchase DisplaysNewspapers, magazinesDirect mailCatalogsNewslettersBrochuresAnnual ReportsBusiness and Trade PublicationsCD/DVDRadio, TV, VideoEmailCircularsBillboardsPublic transportation postersGeographic location
Delays-extensions may be negotiatedValue commensurate with usageRoyalty based on gross salesRoyalty advance - nonrefundableRoyalty minimum payment guaranteeQuarterly royalty statements/paymentsStatements include vendors, amount sold, etcRights to inspect the books5% negative discrepancies, licensee pays for auditEstablish quantity of products provided to artistRights to sell productArtist's discount to purchase additional products
Right of approval over quality and colors of productEstablish efforts to be made to promote productEstablish amount to be spent on promotion of productIndemnify the artist from claims against the productInsurance against liability for all issues, artist as beneficiaryCredit and copyright notice appear next to image on all licensed products on packaging, advertising, displays and publicity in 10 point or larger typeface except for images licensed to be significantly altered.
Termination of contract: bankruptcy, non-compliance with contract, insufficient sales, fraud, false claims, false advertising, quality standards for advertised usage of product not sufficient to continue ethical sale of product, injury sustained by purchaser of product, misrepresentation or criminal activity.
Disputes will be mediated by a professional and/or resolved by an Arbitrator with knowledge of the visual arts field such as the Arts Resolution Services, the American Arbitration Association or other mutually agreed upon arbitrator.Arbitration decision shall be final and binding, to include court costs, reasonable attorney's fees and legal interest on award made in favor of the Artist.
Fine Art prints are not "limited edition" unless specified in a contractual agreement.
Licensing in one commercial field or form does not prohibit the Artist from licensing an image in another form or commercial field unless the Licensee purchases all rights.
Use of images, with or without signature, constitutes agreement of all stated contractual limitations, minimum charge $5,000.00 for negotiated rights and 10 times the normal rates for infringement.Rights not specified for transfer are reserved by the artist.Contract with principals only.Images remain the property of the artist.Proceeds from resale will include a payment of 15% of profits to the Artist.
Giving thanks to our Creator.
In God we trust.
Consider the words of your Creator.
The world is the field of your life.
Give - create.
Sow the seeds you want to harvest.
Help people who can do nothing for you.
It will create inner peace that becomes an anchor in the world.
It will build the quality and richness of your life.
It will increase your financial security.
It is good business.
Spiritual law is built into the order of the universe.
You harvest what you sow.
Plant peaches, harvest peaches.
Work for the higher good.
Choose the high road.
Accomplish the impossible.
Free for personal use.
Fine Floral Designs.
Stunning Scenics of universal appeal
taken in the rural countryside of
the Eastern United States.
Rivers, Streams, Forests.
Wildlife Refuges Flora and Fauna.
Eastern Shore - Chesapeake Bay.
Potomac River, Great Falls
20 year photographic study of
natural scenic beauty in MD, VA, DE
Nature Fine Art and Collectibles.
Gorgeous Wild Birds
Birds of Prey
Life Cycle of White-Tail Deer
5 Year study.
North American Wildlife
Rich natural beauty.
Nothing is as exquisite as nature.
All Collections available for Licensing.
About the Designs, Images and Art
Personal use - unedited - free Purchase - custom orders, personalizedLicensing available for the Collections 500,000 images in the Gallery.
An order form is at the end of the page.
Free - Share unedited with friends the images and other content.
Double left click to open and right click to save. Save to your "C drive" in "My Documents-My Pictures". Free for unedited personal use.Saved pictures can be sent as attachments by email.Every web page and card has an address which can be copied and pasted into an email, i.e., http//www.falling-star.com.
Celebrating Nature and giving thanks to our Creator.
Love of Nature
A wonderful journey...
more than 50 years in the design of these exquisite nature images:
the miracles of life, designs and colors revealed in art and photography.
Fine Art Photography
Images of univeral appeal, timeless design
Artistic imaging - refined media
Fine Art design of color, shape, natural light
Photography Images - Art - Nature
Photography Images - Art - Florals, Botanicals
Photography Images - Art - Birds, Wildlife
Photography - Eastern United States
Photography - America, Scenics, Landscapes
Photography - Americana - Symbolism
Photography - Biblical Symbolism
Image Creations - Enhancement and design, digital
Image Creations - Calendars, Greeting Cards - digital
Adobe Image Software
PaintShop Pro Image Software
Microsoft Image Software
Corel Image Software
Floral Design, Live/Silk
Floral Design, speaking, teaching
Flowers - Special Occasions
Wedding Bouquets, Decorations
Gifts - Floral, Decorative, Live/Silk
Gifts - sold in Hallmark Stores
Gifts - sold in "The Best of Everything"
Gifts - sold in local stores
Decorating Accessories - Home Interiors
Decorating Accessories - Silk/Dried Flowers
Interior Decorating and Design
Interior Decorating - Floral/Silk
Website Design - since 1999
Falling-Star.com - over two million hits
Corcoran School of Art (Limited)
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Written permission is required for editing or alterations or commercial use.
Licensing Contracts - Collections:
Publishing, Production, Packaging and Distribution.
Thank you for your referrals, both personal and professional.
Images - you can't forget - celebrate the Creator and the creation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: Fine Art Prints are not available at this time.
Custom Orders Only
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Hand Crafted Fine Art Prints
Signed and numbered by the artist.
Artistic Imaging - refined media.
Visual Arts Media.
Photography - Painting.
Rich, natural colors.
Finest archival paper and inks.
My Fine Art Print Selection
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Books - coming sooon
"Perfect Colors - Perfecting the Art
of Fine Color Design,
Studies and Techniques"
Color has emotional meaning, an unspoken meaning. a voice, attracts your attention, holds you or repels you.
(Digital - Pending publication)
"Perfect Image - Fine Art Nature Photography,
Studies and Techniques"
Design an image that captures an audience instead of just taking a snapshot - unforgettable.
(Digital - Pending publication)
Custom Orders - Personalized Service
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The greeting cards and images may be used unaltered and unedited only for personal use.
Written permission is required for licensing, editing, manipulation, alterations or other commercial use.
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Celebrating and Respecting the Earth.
Giving thanks to our Creator.
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Prayer for Victory,
"Oh God, We worship You
and give You glory.
Oh God, Creator of Heaven and Earth,
Give us Victory
Give us Wisdom
Give us Strength
Give our enemies into our hands."