Month: January 2014

Vancouver Artist’s Copyright Stolen – Again

My friend Lilian Broca is an artist living here, where I do, in Vancouver. She is being horribly “ripped off” right now and you will be amazed at who is doing the stealing — a very high-end fashion house. Over... Read More

Stylish Solutions for Art Groupings

It’s easy to get lost in the numerous possibilities of picture framing, particularly when displaying multiple pieces. How you finish and hang groups of images can influence the effect of each artwork and the presentation as a whole. So, where... Read More

Brushes Beneath the Blossoms

Plein air painting, or painting “in the open air”, has a long and storied tradition in the world of art. It brought us Monet’s water lilies and Renoir’s sunny parks. The beauty of nature has inspired countless artists. And every... Read More

Framing It Up For 2014

The right frame is the finishing touch to your artwork, complimenting both the art and the space where it will hang. Like other areas of design and décor, there are distinct trends in framing. Whether you’re preparing your art for... Read More

New Year’s Potpourri

NEW WIKIPEDIA TOOL There’s an interesting new tool for artists on Wikipedia called DIY Budget Gallery. Select “Index” in the Navigation menu to get an overview of the site’s resources. This site has been developed in an American context but... Read More