Posts Tagged ‘Victoria’

the acrylic sandwich picture frame

Posted by Peter Gutmanis on July 22, 2017 in Art, News, Paintings | No Comments

Large format, conventionally framed watercolour paintings can be heavy, so I decided to try the “acrylic sandwich” frame for one of my larger works: two sheets of acrylic, the top one coated for UV resistance, bound at the corners with …

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New directions

Posted by Peter Gutmanis on June 6, 2017 in Art, Paintings | No Comments

Stopped by the Winchester Galleries in Victoria to admire this Joe Fafard sculpture after dropping off a painting to be framed at my favourite framers: Prestige Picture Framing. I’ve decided to try acrylic frames as they are lighter, less …

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Art! Vancouver prep

Posted by Peter Gutmanis on April 20, 2015 in Art, Events, News, Paintings | No Comments

It’s only a month till Art! Vancouver, the first juried international art fair at the Vancouver Convention Centre, and I’m realizing just how much work has to be done before the big weekend itself. Prepping the booth, installing the …

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