Turn Your Home into a Gallery

What you need to know about buying and hanging art. THE KEYS Understand Value Envision Your Look Emotional IQ Size Matters Installing Set Goals Lighting Functional Art Before you shop for art, determine your goal. Are you buying it for enjoyment? Is it for investment value and future sale? Are you building a private collection?Continue reading “Turn Your Home into a Gallery”


Framing Magic Moments

Ideas for all those summer vacation photos!  A fabulous way to preserve these treasures is to frame them. Download the PDF of Magic Moments – Shadowboxing Our lives are rich with stories preserved in family photos, momentos, and certificates of accomplishment. I have boxes filled with pictures of the kids, wedding and birth announcements, andContinue reading “Framing Magic Moments”

Welcome July

July’s Art Inspiration: Starfish Beach “You are a shining star no matter who you are.” ~from the song “Shining Star” by Earth, Wind & Fire Happy July to you, and Happy Summer! Patricia Wilson is a designer, artist, and author. For ten years, she enjoyed writing two columns for the local newspaper/magazine – on foodContinue reading “Welcome July”