More than a cleaning and a re-varnish

Published on November 24, 2018

Sometimes a painting needs more than a cleaning and a re-varnish. This portrait was rolled…

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Restoring the Captain

Published on August 29, 2018

This little Captain’s painting came in the shop and it is the perfect example of…

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Leather Postcards?

Published on July 10, 2018

Did you know that once upon a time, people mailed leather post cards? For just…

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Magnets for mounting?

Published on June 17, 2018

It took some thinking to figure out the mounting for this gem of a purse…

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Adding color with a linen liner

Published on May 9, 2018

This past holiday season, I met one of the sweetest people when Henry from Interiors…

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Restoring a Julius Rose painting

Published on April 3, 2018

An oil on canvas by Julius Rose of Munich, Germany. This painting was done in…

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Framing a holey sweater - Rose City Framemakers - Sparta NJ

Framing a holey sweater

Published on March 11, 2018

Sometimes you want to frame something and it seems like a silly idea. Why would…

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We’re off to the painting conservator!

Published on February 7, 2018

It’s time to go to the painting conservator once again! I’m lovingly delivering art work…

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The Candy Classic does it again

Published on January 16, 2018

My friend, Pete from Rose City Collision in Madison, has done it again with his…

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Wide mats and deep bevels…

Published on January 4, 2018

Pretty much any artwork by Alexander Calder makes me happy. Whether it’s paintings, collages, stabiles,…

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