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Custom Framing: Antique Watercolor Painting

This beautiful watercolor was painted in the early 1900s. It depicts the Sicilian coastline at Taormina. The piece was brought in for framing by one of our long time customers whose family origin of Sicily makes it not only special to them but also to our framer Louis Aliotta who shares the Sicilian heritage. They agreed that this one would […]

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Group showing of abstract artists at Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash March 4 – 28

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in coastal Calabash, N.C. will present Abstract expressions, a group exhibition of abstract works in a range of media including oil, acrylic, clay, glass, mixed media, collage and metal. Participating artists are Ann McCray (oil), Liz Roberts (acrylic), Sterling Edwards (acrylic), Joe DiGiulio (acrylic), Ginny Lassiter (acrylic), Scott Summerfield (hand-blown class), Ann Cunningham (metal), Greta Swaim […]

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Custom Framing: Wedding Invitation

This unique wedding invitation was framed using a complementary green background and a matching indigo blue linen matting. The mat was spaced about half an inch from the background to allow for the depth of the ribbon and create a three-dimensional shadow box space. The curve of the mat was hand cut. A simple white frame compliments the background the […]

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Myrtle Beach artist Ruth Cox presents demonstration and exhibition at gallery

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will feature Oil Paintings By Ruth Cox from Feb. 4 – 28. On Wednesday, Feb. 11, the Myrtle Beach artist will offer a painting demonstration from 10 – 11 a.m. The public is welcome and there is no charge. Ruth Cox, who teaches oil and acrylic painting at Sunset River Marketplace, has […]

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‘An Artist’s Legacy’ Exhibition Honors Four Gallery Artists Who Passed Away

Ramona Bendin, shown with her oil painting, Monhegan Boats Show honoring Ramona Batsford Bendin, Betty Bee, Edward S. Fitzgerald and Brenda “Bree” Goff runs Tuesday, Jan. 20 through Saturday, Jan. 24. Reception Jan. 24, 2 – 5 p.m. Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will present An Artist’s Legacy, a five-day exhibition honoring artists Ramona Batsford Bendin (oil), […]

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