The knowledgeable team at Jerry’s Artarama stockpile a vast selection of art supplies for amateur and professional projects. Staff members roam the store answering art questions and help track down hard-to-find supplies for any medium including wrapped canvases and invisible ink. The onsite custom-framing shop outfits works in traditional wood and aluminum frames with a variety of matting options to enhance and preserve enveloped images. The emporium also hosts workshops throughout the month to develop oil- and watercolor-painting techniques, as well as demos to meet and learn from instructors in a more informal setting.
With 20 years of shutterbugging experience, Helen’s Place at Colonial Photography is adept at capturing timeless images in its casual studio or at the picturesque outdoor portrait park. After you choose your location, the skilled photogs will work out their camera-clicking appendages and capture your family, favorite sweetheart, or law-school-graduate gerbil in a fury of photogenic poses. One outfit change and up to 147 facial expressions are permitted during the laid-back, one-hour session.
Since beginning Irish dance more than 40 years ago, Deborah Bristol, TCRG, has founded Rhythm of Ireland School of Irish Dance, coached five solo champions, and competed in international competitions. At Rhythm of Ireland, which is accredited by the Coimisiun Le Rinci Gaelacha, she teaches students the craft of Irish dance, focusing on critical elements such as basic steps, attire, and performing.
With thousands of frame and mat samples, The Great Frame Up can satisfy any and all framing fantasies. The expert framespeople can make diplomas radiate (most diplomas can be framed for around $100), personalized jerseys glisten (most for under $300), and dorm-room movie posters sparkle (many 24x36 pieces are under $100). The design wizards can also find a home for any prized possession, such as shoebox photos, baby booties, ticket stubs, medals, and really good pot roasts. The Great Frame Up’s no-hassle guarantee and assurance that all work is done on-site means your frameables won't be subject to mistreatment at underground commercial framing facilities.
Photographer Deanna loves everything about the pin-up era and tries to re-create its timeless images with glamor shots of red-lipped models dressed in mid-century fashions. Her work has appeared in various publications, including Drive-In Magazine, which showcases pin-up girls, classic cars, and antiques. Plus, she's an official photographer for the pin-up magazine Delicious Dolls Magazine. During photo shoots, subjects sport cuffed cigarette jeans and heels and pose in yellow '56 Ford Thunderbirds or don tropical prints and a giant flower in their hair and play the ukelele. No matter what '40s or '50s persona the client wants to embody, Deanna suggests sultry poses and equips them with professional hair stylists and makeup artists.
Before looking through the camera lens, the expert photographers at Picture People spend time getting to know their subjects and establishing a strategy for conveying their personalities in print. Then, film-ready clients pose in the bright camera room, airing teeth amid colorful backdrops and creative props. Following snapshots, subjects make their way to the selection station to choose their favorite poses from their session, which may be treated with sepia tones, color accents, and decorative borders to suit any wall, wallet, wallpaper pattern, or trophy walleye.
Picture People offers a variety of creative tips to help enhance mantel-dominating final results. The studio ensures satisfaction with a 100% guarantee on finished products.