Weekend Do: Begin An Art Collection
October 28, 2011 § 2 Comments
A childhood dream of mine was to live in an art museum like Konigsburg’s From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. Even now I’m still in awe when I stand in front of a 16 feet painting, walk around a sculpture, or peer into a display full of pottery. However, the thought of having a collection of art no longer has to be restricted in a museum. Why not have a collection in your own home? Below are some helpful resources to begin an art collection.
1. Do shop Etsy. Etsy is an online marketplace for small business owners to share their craft. Currently, this watercolor piece is a favorite:
2. Do buy some affordable art from 20×200. Every week prints of original art is available for art lovers to consume. Connecting the artist to someone who appreciates what they are creating is a beautiful thing. You could purchase a piece like the one below:
What kind of art do you want to collect or already have?