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What is an original print?

The world of art can be somewhat confusing to those less familiar with some of the jargon of the trade. The complexity increases when artistic reproductions enter the foray - adding to the confusion over what exactly counts as an original.   In …

What kind of art sells

If you are a painter just starting out and still in search of your subject matter, you may be interested to know what kind or artwork sells best. According to one survey, the top 10 best-selling subjects for paintings are:   Traditional …

Art for fundraising

bidorbuy is currently hosting seven auctions organised by the Paardeberg Sustainability Initiative (PSI, or PSI Projects on bidorbuy), a non-profit whose aim is to create a successful model of sustainable development, with responsible management of natural …

Creative forces

Art and crafts are closely related activities. For the most part of history (up to the 16th century, some say), no one made a distinction between the two. In some cultures, the unity persists to this day. And even in cultures where art and crafts have …