Painting epic battle scenes requires dexterity with a brush, an eye for detail, and the ability to persuade large groups of people to stand completely motionless for several days. Set your artistic plans in motion with today's Groupon to Lake View Art Supply. Choose between the following options:
- For $15, you get $30 worth of art supplies.
- For $45, you get $100 worth of custom framing.
Lake View Art Supply provisions potential Picassos and budding Botticellis with artistic materials and mounts masterpieces in custom frames. Armed with art supplies from the shop's wide-ranging stock, paint slingers can break open a fresh package of oil pastels ($2.89), set up an easel ($189), and sketch out a semi-still life of a molasses-coated sloth. Skilled framers can fit finished artworks into elegant enclosures. Clients can have their diplomas or treasured gum wrappers bound in custom frames ($180 on average) or ready-made matted frames ($55–$79); Lake View Art Supply can also swap in UV-filtering glass ($15–$25), which protects pictures from harsh sunrays and graffiti artists with telekinetic powers.
Lake View Art Supply
Lake View Art Supply's staff of enthusiastic artists channels knowledge accumulated over 20 years in business and a passion for creation to direct patrons toward the ideal aesthetic tools. The shop was founded when the owners began discussing the inconvenience of going downtown to obtain art supplies and the dangers of carrying red paint past bovine crossing guards. Goods from brands including Louvre and Liquitex parade along gleefully crowded shelves, and a variety of easels, watercolors, and sketching supplies brings up the rear. Shop services have expanded over the years to include custom framing, information about local art classes, and guidance as to which Three Stooges film is making the Mona Lisa smile. Proud parents of paintings unveil works alongside pieces from other local artists inside the Lake View Art Supply gallery.
3228 N Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60657