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Member Since: 08th January 2010
No of Articles: 11
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07th December 2011

Collecting Art For Pleasure and Profit

The art of creating a set of anything goes hand in hand with an curiosity in the subject and is usually a labour of love. I've identified many individuals who accumulate all sorts of high-quality objets d'artwork to paintings watercolours, prints, drawing...

30th November 2011

Useful Pointers - What Is Considered Better, A Roller Coaster Or Maybe Fine Art Investment?

Do you enjoy roller coasters? Many of us enjoy the buzz involved and never quite seem to "grow up" as we continue to relish that summertime visit to an amusement park, just for kicks. Doing an inverted loop and screaming with your buddies is one challenge...

08th August 2011

Estimating The Price Of Art

If one is not able to determine the price of a painting in from a professional's point of view, this does not imply that you cannot appreciate the painting itself. There are lots of people who are not knowledgeable in the subject of fine arts who enjoy co...

13th June 2011

Art And Investment Through The Ages: How To Get Started

The one factor regarding art and investment through time is that people have consistently valued art in financial terms. Some even keep the works of art they have collected, just like one would any investment. Some people are drawn to investing in art bec...

07th June 2011

Art And Investment Through The Ages: Guide To Participating

With the recent boom in television shows dedicated to telling their guests and viewers the surprise, and previously unknown worth of their antiques and pieces of art, many have been drawn to the idea of investing in paintings, sculptures and installments....

26th May 2011

The Beauty Of Art For Pleasure And Investment

When people stop and see a painting or some form of art, they do not think of it as becoming an investment. In fact, when most people think of an investment they think of a car of even something as big as a home. For those who are thinking about making a ...

25th May 2011

How To Invest In Art, Paintings, Limited Editions And Signed Prints

Investing in art can be a profitable way to beautify your home and your pocketbook. Your art can appreciate in value while you appreciate it hanging on your wall. Taking an active interest will help build your knowledge base of what is valuable in the art...

24th May 2011

One Of Many Great Northern British Artists

British contemporary art started during the 1960s and is present until now, this birthed the era of many Great Northern British Artists. This movement saw a large shift in wealth for the nation, and the common individuals power to spend increased. During ...

18th May 2011

Protecting The World's Endangered Species

There are many different organizations that work to encourage the conservation of animals in danger of extinction. Some are voluntary organizations like the World Wildlife Fund and the IUCN and others are government initiatives enacted by laws like Americ...

11th January 2010

Cornwater fine art

The history of Cornwater fine art dates back some 25 years in total. Having initially commenced life as International fine arts; a humble art gallery/framers on the outskirts of Nottingham. The proprietor, learnt remarkably quickly the work that was hi...

11th January 2010

Russell Flint

Born in Edinburgh on 4th April 1880. Son of Francis Wighton Flint, a watercolourist and designer, Sir William Russell Flint's background was already an artistic one. Flint entered the Royal Institution School of Art in Edinburgh after the Daniel Stewarts ...