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Featured Artist - January 2014

Tuesday, Jan 07, 2014

Posted By Katie Wilber

January 2014 Featured Artist - Sarah Stieber

Sarah Stieber

San Diego, CA


Favorite A&C Item:

Gamblin Oil Paints


Oil Painting


Sarah Stieber is a contemporary artist whose flamboyant portraits and mystical scenes reflect a lifelong desire to elicit the extraordinary. Stieber received her BFA in painting with honors at Boston University, and has been painting professionally in San Diego since 2010. Stieber was selected as the featured artist for San Diego's "North Park Festival of the Arts", her design was chosen to adorn ONE Condom wrappers, she was chosen as the showcased artist for EFFEN Vodka's "The Art of Design" exhibition. Most recently, she was commissioned to create the centerpiece paintings in both the Marriott Courtyard in downtown San Diego, and Spring Hill Suites by Marriott in Oceanside.




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Frame Panel Employee Art Show

Friday, Sep 13, 2013

Posted By Katie Wilber


We challenged our employees to create art using our Birch Frame Panels. As you can see, they were used in many different ways.


Share with us the ways you have used our frame panels!

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Featured Artist - September 2013

Monday, Sep 02, 2013

Posted By Katie Wilber

October 2013 Featured Artist - Sarah Look

Sarah Look

Yarmouth, ME


Favorite A&C Item:

Paints, pastels, and staff knowledge and helpfulness




Sarah Elizabeth Look has been a part of the fine art and design world for over twenty-five years. She works in watercolor, gouache, acrylic, and oil pastel. Her career encompasses the precision style of botanical art to the current work in abstract impressionism. 


Her paintings are in private and corporate collections throughout the United States and England. Her work has been represented and shown by galleries in New England and New York. In the 1980's she also operated her own galleries in Ellsworth and Northeast Harbor, Maine. Her Fine Art has been published as botanical illustration, limited edition prints and greeting cards.


"...an artist must 'seize the glimpse' "   "... an artist's work expresses a wider background of felt thought and experience of life".   -Robert Motherwell




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