What are so special about Giclees?

30 Sep

Pronounced “zhee-clay”, giclées is a French word meaning “to spray ink,” and is a form high quality(museum quality) reproductions, which involves spraying ink onto museum quality paper, most commonly watercolor paper, canvas and photo-like paper. It is sometimes referred to as the “Iris”, the original machine developed in the 1970s that produced this form of […]

#floridastrong Doing what we can to help Florida and Texas Artists

27 Sep

#FloridaStrong We donate %10 to CERF+, the artist’s safety net. You get 20% OFF selected Florida Lithographs. Use code #FloridaStrong at checkout. The Florida Keys holds a special place in our hearts. The Conch Republic was hit hard by Hurricane Irma.  Artists in particular need our help. We are donating 10% of our #FloridaStrong sales to CERF+, the artist’s safety network. Use […]

Custom Lake Promotion!

27 Sep
get your lake on the map

We’re working on a lake series for a new client and we’d love to make your lake!! If you’d like your very own Lake Map before Christmas be sure to place your order before Nov. 1.  No custom order fee! No setup fee! Almost all lakes accepted. Please allow 8-10 weeks for delivery. https://great-river-arts.myshopify.com/products_preview?preview_key=93e222ed31a3f70c98fd0a457694b5d0   […]

Top Sellers in Short Suppy

27 Sep
in short supply

Just a reminder to our dear friends on the Mississippi River, Puget Sound, and Great Lakes! These value lithographs are in short supply and we may not be able to order before Christmas. Please place your order now before supplies run out! Puget Sound Course of the Lower Mississippi River Door County Historical Map

September Note from Lisa

03 Sep

Summer has ended like a lion, taking with it one of our remaining chalets in Glacier National Park. Rest in Peace Sperry Chalet. This was a popular picnic spot, or turn around point. A place to rest before pushing on up for a second day of hiking over the Continental Divide. As the fires rage […]

What’s so special about our Lithos?

03 Sep

Maybe owning an original masterpiece of your favorite historic map is out of your reach, but you don’t have to feel completely disappointed. Having a copy that comes extremely close to resembling the original could be equally satisfying and could be that prized piece on your wall.  This is where offset prints, also called lithographs […]