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One of the questions we get asked very often is, "How do you select the art you hang in your gallery?" Other artists who would like us to hang theirs most often ask this. Generally speaking, to hang on our walls or to be featured on our website, the artist needs to be a known entity people are searching for over the Internet.  ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Monday, 23 January 2012 | Hits: 5066
Jaqui Reilly moved to Greensboro from New Jersey in 1995 and joined The Art Shop the following year. In New Jersey, she did framing for Eddie Murphy and Alan Alda among other notable celebs. She came to The Art Shop first as a client and was so knowledgeable we wouldn’t let her leave. She has amazing taste that has resulted in a very loyal following. ...
Section: Content | Category: Framing | Date: Thursday, 05 April 2012 | Hits: 7349
When I got into the business of framing, it didn’t occur to me that selecting a frame would often be an emotional experience. It stands to reason emotions come into play when you consider that people generally frame photos and objects that are of great importance to them. (Of course, there was the client who shadowboxed a rock only to inform us later ...
Section: Content | Category: Framing | Date: Friday, 10 August 2012 | Hits: 4210
... on the latest in the art and custom-framing world and make you laugh occasionally in the process. And we would love to hear from you.  Please send us your comments, suggestions on how we can serve you better.       ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Tuesday, 01 November 2011 | Hits: 4136
... Holiday Open House four years ago and had so much fun, we decided to make it an annual event.  The first two years, I thought it would be great fun to have all the catering done by the staff.  I collected dozens of recipes and baked and froze cookies and cakes for weeks prior to the show.  I even produced an Art Shop cookbook.  ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Friday, 30 November 2012 | Hits: 4355
... the two collections are presented together.  We are highly honored to be one of a limited number of stops for this traveling exhibit. Signed copies of Green Eggs and Ham: Would you? Could you? In a Car serigraphs with the signature of famed race car driver Jeff Gordon will be included in the exhibit.  The Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation ...
Section: Content | Category: Artists | Date: Thursday, 13 March 2014 | Hits: 9051
... sad big-eyed children’s faces and you either loved them or hated them.  Apparently enough people loved them at the time to make Keane an extremely well known and successful artist.  Unfortunately, Walter wasn’t the artist – his wife was.  He convinced her no one would buy the art if it were done by a female artist.  She went ...
Section: Content | Category: Artists | Date: Monday, 05 January 2015 | Hits: 6657
When Lenny and I decided to buy The Art Shop from his father, I worried what effect working together would have on our marriage.   That was twenty-five years ago. We celebrated our thirty-eighth wedding anniversary last month, so my worries were obviously unfounded. What about married artists painting together?     Married ...
Section: Content | Category: Artists | Date: Friday, 10 January 2014 | Hits: 6395
... April.  This was not long after my husband, Lenny, fearless leader of The Art Shop, was diagnosed with his third bout of cancer in the last 13 years.  You would never know it to look at him.  He looks the picture of health and he’s always been an avid cyclist and tennis player and plans to be so again.  However, cancer can strike ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Friday, 20 September 2013 | Hits: 3937
... set for 2014.  I have another one.  Surround yourself with creative excellence  Of course, since I own The Art Shop, one resolution would be to buy a beautiful piece of art (original or reproduction) by an excellent artist or have something dear to you framed by one of our creative designers and framers.  It’s an investment ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Monday, 30 December 2013 | Hits: 4616
... apps for this, but after trying to figure them out, I decided it would be faster for me to just do it the old-fashioned way. I measured all the furniture and cut out pieces to scale. That allowed me to arrange the furniture in the new rooms and figure out what would have to go. I measured our art as well and figured out which pieces will go where.  ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Monday, 09 June 2014 | Hits: 7694
... for him to tell you if it’s an original, a serigraph, a lithograph, etc. There would be a small charge if he has to do any research to determine value.) Here are some options for selling your art: Consignment Shops If you are trying to sell a poster or something with little monetary value, this can be an option as long as you are not expecting to ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Wednesday, 15 October 2014 | Hits: 8812
... to see again.  They hid artwork in caves, bank vaults, castles and even in the salt mines – places they thought would be safe during the fighting. Finding these hiding places was only part of the challenge - in the salt mines hundreds of feet below ground, Harry Ettlinger’s job was to sift through 40,000 cases of artworks and bring the cases to ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Thursday, 20 February 2014 | Hits: 9303
... a call and make an appointment for him to evaluate it at no charge.  Again, we are looking for originals and limited-edition pieces by well-known artists.  Please note – this does not include paper lithographs by Bob Timberlake, Bill Mangum or other regional artists – there are numerous outlets to sell these. Originals by these artists would ...
Section: Content | Category: Community | Date: Friday, 23 January 2015 | Hits: 7333
...  artists who would pick this subject matter. Bet they’re fun to be around.) There is a hierarchy in the animal world as well – especially dogs. Spaniels, terriers and setters sell better than Pomeranians, Alsatians or collies. Pedigrees sell better than “mongrels”. (I don’t like that word. My mixed breed rescue dogs are beautiful!) ...
Section: Content | Category: Artists | Date: Monday, 08 July 2013 | Hits: 11914
 
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