A Guide to Spring Cleaning & Decorating

Tulips and daffodils are blooming. Sunshine is beginning to peek out behind the grey clouds. The long, winter months are finally melting away. With the change of season comes an air of inspiration. It’s time to clear away the dusty cobwebs and break out fresh decor. Spring is the perfect occasion to tackle those looming […]

Travel Photography Tips: Part Two

Have you ever looked back on a trip and thought regrettably to yourself, “I wish I had thought about that sooner?” I know I have. I can think of something as simple as forgetting to bring a spare battery, or even worse – completely forgetting to charge the only battery I had on hand. Last […]

Travel Photography Tips: Part One

Traveling is an eye-opening discovery of new landscapes, cultures, food, and art. I’ve traveled a fair amount with my reliable Nikon D3100 always in hand. Travel photography has allowed me to capture incredible experiences and the people I’ve met abroad. Looking back at my photos is like reliving each of those priceless moments. At times […]

The Artist’s List: Scenic Seattle

We’re kicking off spring with a new blog post series: “The Artist’s List.” We all write lists of some shape or form. Grocery items, weekly tasks, details to remember, goals, and so on. This series of handy lists is intended to inspire fresh ideas among the artistic community. Whether you’re a professional photographer or a serious DIY […]

Two Minutes to Better Photos

Two Minutes To Better Photos

Every photographer I’ve ever talked to wants to take better photos. We read blogs and books, attend seminars and trade shows, and seek constructive criticism of our work. These are valuable pursuits to becoming better at our craft, but they tend to distract us from a simple way to get better at what we do: a […]

Canvas Wrap Print Process

Canvas Wrap Print Process

Behind The Scenes – Canvas Wrap Print Process We thought we would share a video that gives a behind the scenes look at our canvas wrap print process. We take great pride in being able to complete all the steps of this process in house and on site. The process begins with a technical check […]

Phone Photography: 7 Tips

From photo editing apps to clip-on lenses, phone photography is a world of it’s own. Until I recently purchased a DLSR, every photo I took was with my iPhone. Smart phones have really stepped up their game when it comes to taking quality pictures. Want to take better phone photos? Here are a few tips: Identify […]

Jana Downing

Jana Downing – Kirkland Art Walk

This Friday, July 8th, we’ll be hosting another artist for the Kirkland Art Walk! This time Jana Downing and her bold and colorful paintings will be at NW Fine Art Printing’s Kirkland storefront from 5pm – 8pm. Jana says, “I am a Seattle-based traditional fine artist, graphic designer/creative director and amateur photographer. After having spent the […]