January 24, 2011
Firstly, it is important to recognise the difference between hand-painted art which has Originality and hand-painted art that is mass-produced in “art factories" to a formula with no ..
January 03, 2011
Every room needs a finishing touch. Something that makes it special: that sets it apart from similar rooms in other homes. Every lounge, for example, has some sofas and chairs, and probably a table ..
December 17, 2010
The wonderful thing about contemporary art is this. It can mean so many things to so many people that it actually becomes a bit of a star all round gift idea. Example: one person may respond ..
December 08, 2010
Have You Ever Thought Of Giving Something A Little Different At Christmas? Something that is long lasting and original that will genuinely be loved and admired by the recipient instead of worn once ..
December 02, 2010
Here’s a thought for the festive season. We’re always racking our brains trying to think of the ultimate gift to give someone. You know – something really original, something ..
November 11, 2010
The Internet has emancipated a lot of previously institutionalised items – including modern abstract art, which used to be strictly the province of the gallery and the gallery owner. Since ..
October 06, 2010
There was a time when all art for sale was the province of the educated few – a self elected body of critics and gallery owners who pretty much decided what was good, what was bad, and how much .
September 10, 2010
Home decoration is all the rage these days. Since the bottom fell out of the property market and everyone stopped trying to sell, the home improvement market has really changed its course – to ..
September 03, 2010
What does modern abstract art actually say? Most art is clearly “about” something, even if it’s only a person in a field. Abstract art, though, with its arrangements of lines, ..
July 29, 2010
Ever felt like the world was changing? You know – that the way things are done these days is more than a little different from the things we were all used to? The simple fact of the matter is ..
July 17, 2008
Many people will buy a copy or print of a painting because they want to save money and buy a cheap imitation of the real image. But what many people don't realize is having a copy of someone's ..
April 26, 2007
If so, you've no doubt run into the gamut of customers. Those who are wonderfully generous, leave sincere, appreciative feedback and pay your fees (no griping) quickly. Most I've dealt with are in ..