Using Your Art To Improve Your Feng Shui

Using Your Art To Improve Your Feng Shui

GUEST BLOG POST // When I visit a client’s home to do a Feng Shui consultation, I always take a good look at the pictures and paintings on their walls. Likewise, when my friends or clients move home, they often ask me where to hang their paintings in their new place. No matter what type of art you like, using your pieces of art is a very powerful way to improve your Feng Shui!
June 06, 2016 by Clare Haxby
Things To Consider Before Buying Art From Overseas or Internationally

Things To Consider Before Buying Art From Overseas or Internationally

While I’m all about supporting local artists, let’s face it—when you find a great piece or a particular artist that speaks to you in some way, sometimes it’s worth it to invest in shipping costs and foreign currencies to enhance your collection. If you’re thinking about buying art from overseas or internationally, these are a few things to consider to ensure you have the best possible experience...
June 01, 2016 by Clare Haxby
How To Tell If A Fine Art Piece Is Worth Investing In

How To Tell If A Fine Art Piece Is Worth Investing In

One of the most common questions I get from beginner art collectors is how to tell whether a fine art piece is worth investing in. It’s not an easy question to answer, as there are many variables that come into play for each particular piece and each particular collector. Before you begin investing in art, it pays to make a game plan so that you have a better sense of which pieces are sound investments for your collection.
May 25, 2016 by Clare Haxby
How To Clean And Maintain Your Own Fine Art The Right Way

How To Clean And Maintain Your Own Fine Art The Right Way

A fine art collection is a great investment that you and your loved ones can enjoy for years to come provided you take good care of your pieces. However, left neglected, paintings, prints, photographs and sculptures are all susceptible to damage and deterioration over time. By following these simple steps, you can keep your fine art pieces in the best possible condition so they can be passed down through the generations.
May 21, 2016 by Clare Haxby
5 Reasons Limited Edition Prints Are For Everyone

5 Reasons Limited Edition Prints Are For Everyone

When it comes to fine art, I know that large-scale paintings are not suitable for all of my clients. That’s why I offer limited edition prints in addition to my showcase original paintings and commissioned artworks.
May 18, 2016 by Clare Haxby
Singapore Leaving Gift Ideas They'll Love

Singapore Leaving Gift Ideas They'll Love

It’s that time of year again when expats in Singapore are either heading back home or moving on to other parts of the world. One of the nicest gifts you can give someone who is leaving is something that reminds them of their time here...
May 09, 2016 by Clare Haxby
Tips On Running A One Woman Business

Tips On Running A One Woman Business

Being an entrepreneur certainly isn’t easy. It took me many years to build my business into what it is today, and I’m still learning to manage it as I go along. People often ask me how I do it all on my own. While there are no hard and fast secrets to running a successful one-woman show, there are a few things that I have learned along the way.
May 02, 2016 by Clare Haxby
How Art Can Fit Into Any Room In The House

How Art Can Fit Into Any Room In The House

Look at any stylishly designed home, and you’ll find that artworks are an integral key to creating ambiance and aesthetically appealing interiors. And it’s not just living room walls that benefit from an eye-catching piece of art. Hallways, bedrooms and even the bathroom can be revitalized with artworks placed in strategic places. For those who want to spruce up their spaces, these are some ways you can display art in every room of the house.
April 15, 2016 by Clare Haxby
How To Create Your Own Home Art Gallery

How To Create Your Own Home Art Gallery

Gallery walls are a huge trend in the design world right now, and it’s pretty easy to see why. Besides filling up blank wall space with gorgeous images and prints, a gallery wall also allows you to make a personal statement and show off your unique style. Whether you plan to use paintings, photos or prints, these are some tips on setting up your own stylish home gallery wall.
April 15, 2016 by Clare Haxby
Mindfulness is Now A Buzzword

Mindfulness is Now A Buzzword

GUEST BLOG POST BY SARAH BARGUIRDJIAN

Mindfulness is now a buzzword.  Everyday newspaper articles, cooperate presentations and parenting magazines are often peppered with the words mindfulness, awareness and consciousness.  This is good... 

March 07, 2016 by Clare Haxby