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Dianne W. Garner
P.O. Box 43
Lattimore, North Carolina 28089
dgarner001@carolina.rr.com

"...Then choose for yourselves
this day whom you will serve....
But as for me and my household,
we will serve the LORD."
Joshua 24:17




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PAINTINGS

Some original artwork is available by request. We welcome commission pieces as well.

All artwork below are prints made from original watercolor paintings or collages. The sizes are as marked
below each print and pricing is as follows.   Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of any art work.

Some works are available in Giclee Prints, as noted.


About Giclee Printing

The Definition : Giclee (zhee-klay) - The French word "giclée" is a feminine noun that means a spray or a spurt of liquid. The word may have been derived from the French verb "gicler" meaning "to squirt".

The Term: The term "giclee print" connotes an elevation in printmaking technology. Images are generated from high resolution digital scans and printed with archival quality inks onto various substrates including canvas, fine art, and photo-base paper. The giclee printing process provides better color accuracy than other means of reproduction.

The Process : Giclee prints are created typically using professional 8-Color to 12-Color ink-jet printers. Among the manufacturers of these printers are vanguards such as Epson, MacDermid Colorspan, & Hewlett-Packard. These modern technology printers are capable of producing incredibly detailed prints for both the fine art and photographic markets. Giclee prints are sometimes mistakenly referred to as Iris prints, which are 4-Color ink-jet prints from a printer pioneered in the late 1970s by Iris Graphics.

The Advantages : Giclee prints are advantageous to artists who do not find it feasible to mass produce their work, but want to reproduce their art as needed, or on-demand. Once an image is digitally archived, additional reproductions can be made with minimal effort and reasonable cost. The prohibitive up-front cost of mass production for an edition is eliminated. Archived files will not deteriorate in quality as negatives and film inherently do. Another tremendous advantage of giclee printing is that digital images can be reproduced to almost any size and onto various media, giving the artist the ability to customize prints for a specific client.

The Quality : The quality of the giclee print rivals traditional silver-halide and gelatin printing processes and is commonly found in museums, art galleries, and photographic galleries.

Scripture Collage
Watercolor from Sweden
Paintings from Africa
Watercolor Paintings
Children's Measuring Tape

 

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