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artTIP: Glass for Framing

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There are lots of different glazing products available to finish the perfect framing job for your treasured piece of art or heirloom. It is what protects art on paper from dirt. Read More…

artTIP: Rag vs Paper Mats

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Whenever I specify framing for a customer I steer them to the rag mats. They are my preference for two reasons: they are the best product to protect your artwork Read More…

artTIP: Best of Posts on Artist Profiles

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I feel strongly that art should be able to stand on its own two legs without much explanation in order to enjoy a piece. But there are times when a little dialogue can Read More…

artTIP: Attending Opening Receptions

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Many people are frightened by the prospect of attending a reception for an artist at a gallery. Social anxieties and inadequacies seem to come to the fore whenever art and mingling converge. Here Read More…

artTIP: Best of Posts on Studio Visits

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One of the favorite parts of my job is going on studio visits. Artists often bring their personal vision of beauty to their homes and studios. They accumulate interesting things, Read More…

artTIP: Best of Posts for Artists

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Sarah’s Toolbox for Artists. Tips from shipping to tying wire to guarantee your frames won’t all off the walls. Not finding an answer- ask! SHIPPING Shipping original artwork is not as easy Read More…

artTIP: Best of Posts on Everything Else

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Sarah’s Perspectives on Everything Else From Appraisals to the Effects of Humidity on Paper SHIPPING Shipping original artwork is not as easy a task as you might think…but we are here to Read More…

artTIP: Best of Posts on Hanging Art

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Sarah’s Perspectives on Hanging Art. Choosing where your purchase will be hung is an important part of proper presentation. A couple of things need to be considered when hanging art.  How do you Read More…