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How Do I Return An Original Artwork

Original Artwork Return Policy

From the time you receive your original artwork from our couriers, you have seven (7) days to decide whether to keep the work or return the artwork in its original condition for a refund.

We also require all returned artwork to be shipped out by the buyer within three (3) days after confirming with us that the work will be returned. So, if you receive artwork you’ve purchased from Steve Thornton Fine Art and are not fully satisfied, you have:

Seven days to contact us about your intent to return the work.
Three days from the day you contacted us to ship out the artwork. “Do not ship the artwork before contacting us; you must first contact us.”
If you do not notify us of your intent to return the work within 7 days of receipt or you do not ship the work within 3 days of notifying us, you will NOT be eligible for a refund. Some exceptions will apply. Please contact us for an assessment of your specific situation.

How to Return an Original, Undamaged Work

Step 1 – Within seven (7) days of your merchandise delivery date, please call +44 (0) 7889 681615 between the hours of 9:00 AM – 6:00pm BMT. Monday through to Friday or email studio@stevethornton.co.uk to give us your order information and the reason for wanting to return the work.

Step 2 – Repackage the artwork using the original packaging materials used by the artist. If you’ve already disposed of the original packaging, you’ll be responsible for purchasing packaging materials to send the artwork back safely to the Steve Thornton Fine Art.

Step 3 – Email studio@stevethornton.co.uk to complete the return process.

Once the piece safely reaches Steve Thornton Fine Art, we will process your return and the amount owed will be refunded to your original source of payment (minus shipping costs and international customs fees, if any) within 7-10 business days of your merchandise return.

Additional shipping fees may apply for international returns.

What to Do If the Artwork Arrives Damaged

Step 1 – Within seven days of your merchandise delivery date, please call +44 (0) 7889 681615 between the hours of 9:00 AM – 6:00pm BMT. Monday through to Friday or email studio@stevethornton.co.uk to give us your order information.

Step 2 – Save original packaging!

Step 3 – Take photos of damaged artwork and packaging. Please email these photos to studio@stevethornton.co.uk

Step 4 – A Steve Thornton Fine Art support representative will contact you to discuss next steps.

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Fine Art Print; Signature & Studio Print Series Specifications;

Signature Series Print size
16.5″x 11.5″ / 420mm x 297mm. Signature Series Image size – Approx. 12″ x 8″ / 310mm x 210mm. Varies per image format (± 1″ √ 3cm).
Studio Series Print Size
8.3″ x 11.7″ / 210mm x 297mm Studio Series Image Size – Approx. 9″ x 5.5″ / 230mm x 140mm. Varies per image format (± ½″ √ 2cm).

Printing Specifications for Signature & Studio Series Fine Art Prints;
Print Stock – Epson Signature series pigment print. Fine art traditional archival stock 325g √m2.
Print Stock Manufacturer – Epson Ltd
Permanence Rating – 315+ years.
Ink – Epson Archival x10 Ultra Chrome Pigment
Printer – Epson A2+ P900
Colour Calibration; monitors and printers – X-rite iPro 3  plus calibrator

Signature Series Fine Art Print Finishing;
Hand signed front & verso of print – Yes.
Embossed authenticity stamped on prints white area – Yes.
Hand signed & embossed certificate of authenticity – Yes.
Mounted – No.
Framed – No.
Presentation- For more information & images please click here
Framing & mounting note: Signature fine art prints are not mounted or framed as framing and mounting styles are subjective to one’s own environment.

Studio Series Fine Art Print Finishing;
Hand signed front & verso of print – No.
Embossed authenticity on print – No.
Embossed certificate of authenticity – Yes.
Mounted – No.
Framed – No.
Presentation – For more information & images please click here
Framing & mounting note: Studio fine art prints are not mounted or framed as framing and mounting styles are subjective to one’s own environment.

Limited Edition Fine Art Prints;
For more information on selected artworks please click here

Shipping, Presentation, Pricing and Delivery;
Shipping costs – As stated during checkout.
Presentation & packaging – For more information & images please click here
Pricing – As listed in menu & checkout pages.
Delivery – By courier within 14 days of ordering.  Please note: All fine art print orders are hand made.

About FISH TOWN

fish town. 1990 to 2020. the eu years
digitally REMastered images never published before !

This unique collection of images are now published here for the first time and will be exhibited at a special inaugural venue in Grimsby where the FISH TOWN image collection was produced. Before the whole collection goes on a UK gallery tour.

The FISH town collection consists of

The 1990 image collection are the very last photographs documenting Grimsby Fish Docks in all their glory. Prior to new European legislation coming into force

The 2020 image collection documents the new fish and processing industry as we leave the European Union.

Compared to 30 years ago. It’s like a mephitic shanty town to a seafood science lab.

Steve Thornton. November/2020.

2020 sponsored and supported by;
Epson; Large format printers, fine art paper stock, Ultrachrome archival pigment ink.
X-Rite Pantone; i1 Pro 3 Plus, monitor, print and scanner calibration equipment.
Nikon Professional, 19mm PC-E Lens.

HARD BACK BOOK. Dates TBA

A hard back, cloth bound book with dust jacket.
This beautifully printed fine art photographic ‘coffee table’ book will include all the FISH TOWN collection of images, printed on 195gsm soft gloss finished pages. 285gsm colour branded folio pages, hand embossed stamp with photographers penned signature & hand numbered with a black silk ribbon page marker, enclosed a hardbound black cloth embossed slip case with book title. These books will be available to order from a limited edition print run at the exhibition or before on this website. Sign up for our newsletter for further news on production dates.

FISH TOWN Fine Art Prints. Now on sale

These stunning Giclée museum grade archival fine art prints are available in a choice of three size options.

The Signature, Studio and Limited Edition Series. These are printed using the latest 10 colour Epson printers employing the latest 10 colour Ultra-Chrome archival colour ink sets. Producing an ultimate D-Max of 10.2 for rich blacks and detailed highlights.

All three series are printed on Epson archival museum grade 325gsm stock with a soft gloss finish. The Signature Series are hand signed and embossed onto 20 x16 inch / 329mm x 483mm stock and the unsigned Studio series are printed onto the same stock but at a smaller size of 8.3″ x 11.7″ / 210mm x 297mm. The Limited Series prints are larger than the above and there are only 10 issues of each print.

More information is available on the prints page. Click on an image from the gallery for a full description and prices. Or go to the Limited Edition Series from the Fine Art dropdown menu.

FISH TOWN Fine Art Prints are beautifully presented in black archival boxes with a certificate of authenticity...

Steve Thornton is a professional photographer whom over the last 30 plus years has worked worldwide on photographic projects and magazine assignments.

The most diverse 4 square miles in Great Britain

Nowhere in Great Britain does such a natural diversity occur within such a small area.
Nested on England’s panoramic east coast, Donna Nook proffers an outstanding natural ecology, English Nature protection, carbon reducing salt flats, a rare large breeding
grey seal colony alongside billion dollar fast jets flown by top gun pilots.
A unique world war 2 history and rich agricultural farmland.

Photographed by Steve Thornton

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Clients

FOOD & DRINK (Editorial & Packaging)
Youngs, Waitrose, Tesco, Asda, Co-oP, The Times, Observer, Mail...
MILITARY & SPORTING (Corporate Print & Media)
Beretta, Victrix Armaments, DayState, Sig Sauer, BMG, SASTA, DGC, EPA, MARCH, RS Swiss, GSP, Holland & Holland, Sonik, Hardy, Sniper Extreme...
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE (Exhibitions & Print)
UK SF, USA SF, Swedish SF, France CT, Dutch SF...
TOURIST BOARDS (Exhibitions & Print)
Switzerland, France, Wales, Iceland, Italy, Ethiopia, Scotland, New York State, British Colombia...

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Published this autumn 2021

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