Tag Archives: The Art Tree

Monday Art – Working with Fasteners and the Human body

Monday art is a day that The Art Tree sets aside to create and try something new with the materials and supplies from the Picture Frame studio. Mat board dolls with common fasteners for home and office are the tools … Continue reading

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Options in matting colours for Picture Framing

Custom Picture Framing offers many choices in colour and design. What you choose now can easily be changed or updated in the future, no need to throw the artwork out. A client brought a framed print into the studio, she … Continue reading

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Small Sketches or Doodles have Appeal

A Friend – A Bird – A Memory Many years ago my good friend Lorne knew how much I liked birds so he did a few sketches of the birds outside his kitchen window and gave me one. I was … Continue reading

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papier mâché dogs by Susan Fae (ACAD) Calgary

This summer was busy with making dogs out of papier mâché in between work and play I seem to have come out of this summer with a pack of dogs, eight papier ones and one very happy real one, Charlie. … Continue reading

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Make it Simple and Small for the Season

4X5 Cameras weren’t considered small but 4X5 frames are. The Art Tree has made a collection of frames and continues to expand it’s array of colourful mini mats for the Fall season. Artists and home designers will enjoy these fun … Continue reading

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The Pack – 8 Papier-mâché Dogs

The Pack by Susan Fae Haglund The Art of creating with paper, water and flour. This pet project was created with the intent of using it in an art curriculum. Planning the Papier-mâché design takes the major of the time, … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Packet of Frozen Peas – Children’s Book Review

Written by Tony Wilson, Illustrated by Sue deGennaro Ah, so the hockey season is coming to a close, in honour of that lets hear it for Henrik and his “unreal princess” Pippa. Author Wilson has a great sense of humour … Continue reading

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Framing Children’s Art

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Call for Spring – textile art by Susan Fae

Threads & fabric mat board pieces Making a statement with scraps of work materials. Awe, us sun deprived Canadians wishing for the real SPRING weather to arrive. Blocks of prairie colours and pieces of blue sky held together with a … Continue reading

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