Author: tcliftonart

Weaving Glass – The Original Art of Glass Artist Carole Perry

Fine art glass artist Carole Perry’s tapestries showcase both texture and fine artisan skill. She utilizes the kiln to complete her “weaving” process.  Carole’s one of a kind art sculptures incorporate more than 9,000 strands of glass.  She incorporate both color and clear glass, forming several layers of glass thread.  Through her process, she carefully… Read more »

Custom Mirrors for Your Home

Refresh your bathroom or master bedroom with a custom framed mirror. With our more than 2,000 picture framing moulding options, your mirrors will reflect your unique style. Recently we asked our Facebook followers which of these options they liked best for a bathroom.  It was fun to see what determines someone’s style – easy to… Read more »

Ketubah Framing for the Wedding

Framing your Ketubah is an honor for us.  We cherish that we have framed multiple generations of this sacred document. In addition to framing your signed Ketubah, we also prepare the Ketubah for the ceremony.  This ensures it is protected and is ready to frame shortly after your ceremony. Also, consider registering for gifts as… Read more »

Framing Diplomas ~ Gifts for the Graduate

Frame the diploma and celebrate the milestone with original art. Your options are wide open when it comes to framing a diploma.  Perhaps you want to include it in a shadowbox of school memories? If the graduate is headed on a corporate business track, a more traditional frame may be the best option. Of course,… Read more »

Frame Your Family Photos

Have you framed your family lately? Does the new graduate need to get his or her diploma framed? How do you keep the vacation memories alive? Custom framing allows you to choose a moulding and bring uniqueness to your family’s photos, memorabilia, and vacation memories.  Consider a shadowbox or keepsake items, or frame your grandmother’s… Read more »

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Tip:  Mom will be thrilled with whatever you give her, especially if the gift includes time with those she loves. If you want to give the mothers in your life a gift as unique as they are, consider original art.  We have colorful and unique options for all budgets and interests. Pictured:  Hand-painted scarves by… Read more »

What is a studio sale?

It’s the artist version of spring cleaning.  In the case of our upcoming studio sale of Dorothy Northern’s exquisite jewelry, it’s a rare opportunity to acquire a one of a kind piece of jewelry at a significant savings. It is very, very seldom we offer any art work below collector value.  Thus, the rare opportunity. Dorothy wanted to… Read more »

Spin a marble

If the holidays have you spinning, take control and spin a marble. Colorful blown glass marbles by Little River Hot Glass spin safely in their own dish.  Yes, they are a bit hypothesizing.  $125

“When I’m looking for unique gifts…”

It was great to hear this about the shops along Broad Avenue.  While wrapping presents for customers today, they shared this is were they always come to find Christmas gifts.  They felt the boutiques along Broad Avenue had the best shopping in the city.  Thank you!

When I need something pretty and unique, I come see you.

This is our favorite quote of the week (thus far). A long-time client dropped in today to find a gift option to give as a very special thank you. It meant a lot to hear her say, I knew you would have just the right thing.