Monthly Archives: June 2012

Susan Fae’s Printmaking Project

The Art Tree has set Wednesday evenings aside for printmaking. Often times I’m inspired or motivated by others that show up at the studio to carve or print. This week I was encouraged to print from a project that Printzero … Continue reading

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Art Canvas Frames

Professional Presentation for Art on Canvas FramingĀ  art on canvas can be as easy as just adding wire to the back of the stretcher bar and hanging it on the wall. “Prairie Bison”, giclee, 12X36, $399.00 by Myrna Haglund. A … Continue reading

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Shadowbox Framing

Shadowbox framing simply means that the picture frame moulding is deep enough to hold 3 dimensional objects, the object then casts a shadow inside the frame. Framing memorabilia gives that memory or the object a sense of importance and the … Continue reading

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Framing Abstract

This is a painting I did on the weekend with my friends Sam and Karen.I’m back at it with the; circles, squares and triangles, but this time I’m working on my on canvas. The inspiration came from working with five-year … Continue reading

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A treasury hunt for letters and shapes

Yes, we are back to; circles, squares and triangles, but this time with colour and letters. Appreciating the learning energy that preschoolers have we are constantly trying to find ways to utilize this time to teach them something tangible. This … Continue reading

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Colourful Frames for Fun Personalized Letters

Personalized letters carved from lino is something I started in May when it was my friend Terri’s birthday. Making gifts has become more rewarding rather than spending hours deciding on what to purchase. Creating is fun, why not share it. … Continue reading

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