Month: July 2011

Emily Carr Continuing Studies: New Advanced Study Certificates

Are you looking for a serious and respected program of study in painting, drawing or illustration, but not interested in a full-time four-year degree? Do you enjoy taking courses and workshops, and wish you could find a flexible but challenging... Read More

Changes to the Opus Website

Over the next few weeks, we will be changing our website domain name from to Opus began as a framing company and, while framing continues to be a major part of our business, we know that many know... Read More

Modern Metal Mouldings

When you consider metal picture frames, what comes to mind? Some may think of the shiny gold look made popular in the 80’s, or feel they can look cold and sterile, even cheap. Today, the design of many metal frames... Read More

Cotton Prices

Cotton is one of the world’s most diversely used fibres. All manner of textile products, from clothing and home furnishings to medical supplies and even coffee filters, contain cotton as their dominant material. In the art world, cotton is found... Read More

Making It!

Making It! Case Studies of Successful Canadian Visual Artists is my new book. It debuts this month at Opus. The official launch party will be held at Opus Granville Island on July 28th. I hope you will join me to... Read More