Month: August 2012

To Frame or not to Frame?

“Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.” — G.K. Chesterton. If that were true, what is driving the popularity of unframed mounting and canvas wraps? Conventionally, framing protects and enhances artwork. Proper framing of your... Read More

Don’t be an Artist

Do you, or have you ever, called yourself “an artist?” This title, which I once coveted, is now anathema to me. I remember when I was young wanting so very badly to be able to say legitimately that I was... Read More

How Do You Figure Out What to Sell?

When you are a super creative person, there is a whole lot of stuff you can make. If you are a painter, you can create an original piece worth thousands and still have your art featured on bookmarks and greeting... Read More