Creating a piece of art is a very special thing. After all, you are showing the world a part of your soul, and portraying how you view and experience life from your unique point of view. It’s no small thing. As such, it only makes sense to be very circumspect about the materials you choose when you bring your art to life. (more…)
Canvas vs Poster
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then what you choose to hang on your wall speaks volumes about you. Think carefully about what you want your art to say – and whether you want it to represent itself as a poster or a canvas – because the medium you choose is more than an accent: it is the whole discussion.
Both poster and canvas have their respective strengths and weaknesses, which you’ll have to keep in mind when you pick one or the other. Let’s start with how the medium influences the image. (more…)
Printed Gift Ideas for the Festive Season
Christmas is the time for giving, whether you are mom of three, a big sister, a small business or a big corporation, and what better gift to give than something personal, something useful and something that won’t get put aside and forgotten about.
Most of us gather and collect so much stuff in our lives, things that sit in cupboards or up on shelves that don’t get used or thought about until Spring cleaning times comes about. (more…)
Transform your photographs into a canvas art masterpiece
Modern photography has come on in leaps and bounds over the last twenty years. So much so that we are all budding amateur photographers. With the quality of cameras on some phones on a par with some of the really good point and push digital cameras on the market and the amazing software that is available it is possible to create real works of art from some quite mundane everyday objects and events. We take photos everywhere we go. We live in a time where we love to document our lives visually. Between Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat photographs are the way we communicate our lives. But there is so much more to snapping away than social media. (more…)