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Friday, December 11, 2015

Scam Email: Holmes Raines

Hi Kathleen,

I'm an artist.
I received this email. I did not find anything about the person online, but it smells suspicious.
Thank you Kathleen,
Best regards,


Good day to you over there, My name is Holmes Raines I'm from Leipzig and i
hope this message finds you well.I was going through your works and my eyes
caught The thinker 60x80cm Oil on canvas, i will like to have it for my new
apartment this Month. please let me know if the piece is available, if yes
let me have the detailed price and more information about it. i will be
waiting to read from you asap.

Holmes Raines.


  1. Hi, I received the same email today... was suspicious too... now I am sure it is a scam. thanks for posting this.

  2. I just got this just now,

    Hi, Am Dixon Lynette, i will like to place an order from your store for my daughter wedding gift,but i will be glad if you can list some of the artwork you have for sale with the prices,also my only method of payment is by Cashier Check. So, i will be glad if you can email me on my private email ( for more details like the names and the prices you have for sale,once again my only payment method is by Cashier Check for serious seller. Waiting for your reply. Thank D.Lynette

    add her name to the list!