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Blog 10 – 999 Fantastic Print Art Options

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Blog 10 – 999 Fantastic Print Art Options That’s a misleading title. Who would believe that you can have 999 Print Art options? Actually, with the choices available on this website, you can have many more options than 999. The biggest fun is doing it right before your own eyes. This blog covers much of what is presented in Blog #5. However, in case you do not have, or cannotRead More

Blog 9 – The Magic of Wood Prints … Images to Love

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Blog 9 – The Magic of Wood Prints … Images to Love Wood Prints is another category similar to Acrylic Prints and Metal Prints. The backing for the image is on a solid foundation of wood (meaning … not a piece of cardboard or foam). This category of digital art uses a wood backing for the art. The wood is typically maple wood (of various thicknesses). The use of woodRead More

Blog 8 – Major Art Differences between Acrylic and Metal Prints

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Blog 8 – Major Art Differences between Acrylic and Metal Prints To follow along, be sure to log into http://www.mitchell-watrous.pixels.com and choose an image that you would like to work with.  Also, if you have come this far … but missed the fantastic online shopping book … here is the link again: https://www.shopwithadvantages.com/free-ebooks/ I’m going to use different images than the one in previous blogs. Here are three images forRead More

Blog 7 – 5 Major Art Differences between Acrylic and Canvas Finishes

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Blog 7 – 5 Major Art Differences between Acrylic and Canvas Finishes In the last blog I reviewed several choices for Framed Prints using the “Canvas” finish. There are at least five major differences between Canvas and Acrylic finishes: Appearance Durability Price Transportability Uniqueness “Canvas” finishes provide great quality for digital art product at a slightly lower cost than “Acrylic” finishes. The finish you choose for your digital art productsRead More

Blog 5 – Great Options to Improve Your Canvas Wall Art

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Blog 5 –  Great Options to Improve Your Canvas Wall Art Some are curious about my Blog “sign-off” as Professor “Bumblebee.”  I have nothing to do with bees or bumblebees. The only characteristic that I see a kinship with them is that I like “sweet” things … and I tend to jump around to a lot of them to savor their value … and I remember where they are. Today,Read More

Blog 6 – 99+ Magical Options for Framed Print Art

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Blog 6 – 99+ Magical Options for Framed Print Art Today, I will continue the Wall Art series for Print Frames to show you all the little tips and tricks you need to know so that you to get the most from your online shopping, or physical store purchases. (Note: Do NOT pay any attention to any prices you see posted for a product.) I feel confident that most ofRead More

Blog 4 – Source for Thousands of Gifts

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Blog 4 –  Source for Thousands of Gifts Let me remind you where we are going with these blogs. You will be pleasantly surprised at the speed and efficiency with which you can find quality products and gifts for yourself and friends … and get them delivered for you or to your family and friends. Fine Art America (FAA) is the world’s largest art marketplace and print-on-demand technology company. They haveRead More

Blog 3 – Discover 8 Product Categories with 1000’s of Color Options

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Blog 3 – Discover 8 Product Categories with 1000’s of Color Options One of my graduate degrees is in “curriculum and instruction” … in other words, I learned how to research and develop stuff … and then show other people how to use it. I will apply these principles in my blogs … but I will try to make all the technical stuff seem like something you could get fromRead More

Blog 2 – Two Things to Know for Online Shopping

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Blog 2 –  Two Things To Know for Online Shopping In case you missed the first blog in this series, there are two things you should know. First, get the free book mentioned below because it will help you with the rest of these free online course blogs. It does not matter if you are a “last minute shopper” or if you are an organized “shopping machine” … these blogsRead More

Blog 1 – Outstanding “How To Color Shop” blog

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Blog 1 – Outstanding “How To Color Shop” Blogs I decided to offer this series of blogs for free before I convert it to an online course. The reason for that is that an online course can go into far greater detail than a blog. Shoppers will soon need help with shopping tips and tricks for the upcoming tsunami of online retail shopping opportunities. A lot of shopping will remainRead More