Merion Art’s Canvas Big Buy Sale is back, with 60-70% off artist quality canvas from Masterpiece and Art Alternatives! Here’s how it works: you’ll order FULL boxes of any size and shape of canvas now through October 31st (the discount does not apply to single canvases). Canvases come in boxes of 2, 3, 6, or 10 … More 6 Ways To Rock The Canvas Big Buy Sale!
When we think of custom framed artwork, we often think of professional paintings and gallery-grade work. But student work also deserves a custom treatment, especially work by young students. Here are 4 reasons we think you should make sure to custom frame your child’s artwork. Kid’s Art is Fragile, & Needs Extra Protection- Kid’s art … More 4 Reasons To Custom Frame Kids Art
All this month, we’re having a blowout sale on all of our Princeton brushes and brush sets. Princeton Brush Company makes something for every painter, from soft watercolor mops to silicone catalyst wedges great for shaping heavy body gels. Here are some ideas for how to take advantage of this incredible deal and make the … More Much Ado About Brushes
Summer is here with a vengeance- with sweltering temperatures sweeping the area it can be hard to think about anything but keeping cool. But it’s a good time to spare a thought for your framed artwork, just to do a seasonal checkup. Summer weather is characterized by things that are a huge danger to the … More Summer Framing Dangers
Summer is here, and even if you’re not taking a vacation, it’s the perfect time to treat yourself to something nice. Summer is our reward for getting through an interminable winter and a weird, wet Spring. Take some time out to reflect on your artwork, and take advantage of our Summer sales to try some … More Get Ready for Top-Shelf Summer!
Come and join us for Merion Art Adventure: an afternoon of creativity and fun, presented by Merion Art, and First Friday Mainline. From 1-4pm on Saturday, June 9th, come check out live art demos, view original artwork by local artists, try some tasty food and drinks, and generally enjoy yourself on a Saturday afternoon in downtown Ardmore! … More Merion Art Adventure! Saturday June 9th 1-4pm
Spring is FINALLY here! (Okay, so far it’s been more like summer, but it’s better than The-Winter-That-Would-Not-End) It’s finally time to get outside for some Plein air painting! We’re having a plein-air-centric Spring Sale to celebrate the lovely weather and encourage everyone to get out there and paint! This sale continues ’til June 21st, so there’s time to try all kinds of different plein air techniques. Here are some details on what products are on sale, and why you should get excited: … More Plein Air Spring Sale Product Spotlight!
The Many Uses of Vintage Pantone Papers- Back in the day, in the 1970s and 80s, computers were not ubiquitous. Designers needed ways to control colors and gradients in their artwork, without the aid of Adobe programs. This is where Pantone Paper came in…When computers rose to prominence, we were often left with a huge stock of Pantone papers. They are beautiful, useful, interesting, and historical, and we’d love to get some of these papers into the hands of an adoring public again. … More The Many Uses of Vintage Pantone Papers
We’re shining a spotlight on some of our store’s unsung heroes: the Framing Department. Our framers do most of their hard work out of sight, in the frame shop, and we want to let everyone know how good they are! All of our skilled framers have the training and the talent to preserve and display … More Meet Our Custom Framers!
Curation in the art world involves the selection and organization of works of art for display. It requires careful attention, mindfulness, and thoughtful decision-making. Art curators choose what will appear in a show or exhibit, and decide which pieces will go where. Choosing where something will go can be as important as choosing what pieces … More Curate Your Life