Category Archives: Art – Retro

Some of Our New Inventory! More Photos & Descriptions Tomorrow!

I got in from an auction at 6:30 last night, unloaded a fully packed U-Haul cargo van into the hallway outside my office, rushed to return the van by 7:00 last night, ran home, fed the dogs then headed back … Continue reading

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SOLD! These Free-Standing Metal Outdoor Flamingos are GREAT!

I love love love these flamingos!  They were purchased of course for sale by the business, but it will be hard to part with them! (Which is one reason why marketing the birds has been less focused than it should … Continue reading

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Loads of Art for Your Home or Business!

We have loads of artwork!  Maine artists, vintage art, contemporary art, photography, lithographs, originals, landscapes, framed/unframed… come on in and take a look! Condition:   Varies from fair to excellent depending on the piece. Dimensions:  Sizes vary from very small to quite … Continue reading

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SOLD! Art: Tarzan, Jane and the Dinosaur by R W Field, Auburn (ME) Artist

John and I were at an auction one day, both of us going in different directions searching through the kinds of items that we’re each attracted to, when both of us zoomed in on this original painting. Tarzan? Jane? A … Continue reading

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Our New Heritage Gallery & Classroom – In Progress!

  As mentioned in our last post, we’re wicked excited to announce the upcoming Grand Opening of our expanded shop which will nearly double the floor space of our present shop… the Heritage Gallery will be open soon, right next door … Continue reading

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What is “Kitsch”? The Customer Asked

Our vintage poodle art by the Joyart Company says it all. However, if you’re looking for an actual definition, check out the one below from the Urban Dictionary.  The URL is included for kicks. http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=kitsch  Kitsch “As an art movement, … Continue reading

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