Vanessa Foley's Aviary

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Postby darthvenom on Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:25 pm

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alteridiom wrote:Had my wife try and help for the first time. She was super bummed to miss out. Said she felt like we were really gonna get one. Haha. Rookie.


Too funny, my wife was trying as well. I wonder how many of us got our partners up early on a Sunday morning to help out.


My wife helps sometimes on drops. She has scored some pretty good stuff, never really been able to double up though.
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Postby Codeblue on Sun Sep 03, 2017 2:38 pm

7am on a Sunday before a holiday. Luls. This bird doesn't respect murica.
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Postby wottagunn on Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:33 am

so my I just picked up my commission from my framer. I went with a mat black matt with a deep mat black frame, with the work floated to show off the deckled edges. The darker line you can see around the border of the mat is actually the depth of the frame (apologies for the dark photo). I'm very happy with it, it looks sharp.

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Postby bubbie on Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:08 am

Looks great as well!

Hope you hung it where the birds can see it :lol:
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Postby smokeycat on Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:17 pm

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Postby octopoid on Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:22 pm

Curiously still available. Price hike was a big deterrent huh?
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Postby greenhorn1 on Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:48 pm

Maybe her print at v1 next week will sell better. Everyone loves those screenprints.
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Postby Scottjohnston on Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:56 pm

Was going to say the same. Nobody likes a giclee :P
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Postby 35mmpaul on Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:59 pm

don't think she has done a screen print. work doesn't really translates as such.
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Postby ccoleiro on Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:03 pm

All sold out now. Glad I managed to grab one as I forgot I had to get up a bit earlier!
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Postby DickButt on Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:06 pm

octopoid wrote:Curiously still available. Price hike was a big deterrent huh?


That’s what kept me away. Last one from them was $85 and $15 shipping, a few months later and now it’s $120 and $20. Nice image, love Vanessa, have no hangups with giclees, but don’t gouge me so obviously.
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Postby jayper on Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:20 pm


Snippet of an eight color screenprint by @vanessafoley, debuting at #vacvvmv1 on 9/30. Printing by @benbrlsq. #vanessafoley #screenprint #thevacvvm
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Postby ArchibaldTuttle on Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:48 pm

Oh DANG. Love that piece.
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Postby Baker on Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:53 pm

DickButt wrote:
octopoid wrote:Curiously still available. Price hike was a big deterrent huh?


That’s what kept me away. Last one from them was $85 and $15 shipping, a few months later and now it’s $120 and $20. Nice image, love Vanessa, have no hangups with giclees, but don’t gouge me so obviously.



You say gouge, I say charging what she probably should be. Vanessa doesn't do many print runs and there are only so many originals one can do. Needs to make a living to keep making art. Also assume gallery takes half of that.
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Postby wottagunn on Thu Sep 21, 2017 7:35 pm

her originals are cheap too. She could, and should, charge more.
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