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3 Ways To Find Interesting Paintings For Your New Home's Walls

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Are you wondering what to decorate your new home’s walls with? Here are a few ways you can find interesting paintings for them. Check out Estate Sales One effective way to score some interesting paintings for your new home is to check out the local estate sales as they’re held throughout your community. Unlike garage sales, you can expect to find quality artwork to choose from that you might not be able to find elsewhere. Read More»

Caring For Your Reclaimed Wood Carvings

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Before the availability of steel, wood was a popular building material. Many of the old structures being torn down to make room for new construction projects can yield interesting pieces of wood with a unique history and aesthetic. Artists often use this reclaimed wood to create intricate carvings that you can display in your home. Here are three tips that you can use to ensure your reclaimed wood art is properly cared for so that it remains vibrant and intact well into the future. Read More»

Three Tips For Shopping At An Estate Sale

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Visiting an estate sale can be an excellent way of finding good deals on rare or one of a kind piece of jewelry. Unfortunately, those that have never been to an estate sale are unlikely to be familiar with the various steps that should be taken to ensure that their estate jewelry shopping experience goes smoothly and is productive. Arrive Early It is well-known that estate sales can be an excellent source of jewelry and other items. Read More»

Aboriginal Art In Canada: Where To Find The Most Authentic Pieces

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The First Nations, Inuit and Metis all have their own cultural and artistic contributions to Canada. Unfortunately, there are also several fake pieces of art claiming to be genuine works of the Native Peoples of Canada. If you are interested in acquiring or just viewing authentic aboriginal art, here are a few places you can look for it. On Tribal Lands If you secure permission to travel onto tribal lands, you will have plenty of opportunities to view aboriginal art in its natural environment. Read More»

2 Native Haida Indian Legends That Live On In Art

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Some of the most beautiful pieces of Native Indian art are actually stories brought to life in stone, silver, wood, or other materials. The value of the art is partially in the craftsmanship and beauty of the pieces, and partially in the traditional stories they portray. Read below to learn more about two stories commonly portrayed in Native American Haida art and how to identify them. Raven Steals The Sun, Moon, And Stars Read More»