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Art for Office Remodeling, Featured, Houston Past & Present »

[11 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Houston History and Ghosts: The Esperson Buildings

As a longtime Houstonian I have always had a love for the city’s history. I think this is shared by a great many fellow Houstonians, mostly our more recent residents. This comes, I think, from the aggressive, progressive nature of the business leaders to tear down and rebuild.
At TurnKey Art Soultions we sell a great number of framed, photo reproductions. Many people like to connect the old with the new. In fact, one of our more popular art products is a framed piece that displays side-by-side …

Art & Picture Framing Projects, Art and Picture Framing, Featured »

[15 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Focus?

In the world of art there is a vast array of art styles and types. We as a people tend to find a particular style that we like, someone else sees our display and copies it, and before long a once-unique look has become a fad. In time it can become overused and yesterday’s history. Sadly, this could be said for Windberg, and even for Thomas Kinkade.
Another overused art item is the motivational piece. These are the art pieces that depict everything from soaring eagles to sailboats on perfectly …

Art and Picture Framing, Favorite Artists Series, Featured »

[10 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Favorite Artists Series: Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson is a West Texas artist from Lubbock. His interest in art started early in life, and he began painting as a child. After studying architecture at Texas Tech University, he pursued a career in teaching as well as working as an architect.
His art interests are widely varied and include buildings, animals, oceanscapes, and southwest landscapes. His watercolors are stunning. A signature item in his art is his technique with the essential use of white space. His style starts with fine detail at a center …

Framing Tips »

[21 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

You have just spent a great weekend shopping art galleries and found the perfect picture for your living room, bedroom, or maybe a wall in your office.  It is exactly what you were looking for, and you were able to acquire it at a price that put it within your budget.  Now, you want to frame it.  Typically there are 2 reactions to this.  Either, you say, “this is a piece of cake, I can do this” or you might say “oh my God, what do I do now”.  The …