The Stackhouse Blog

Explore our latest articles on art printing, tips for artists, insights on materials, and more.
July 21, 2022

A Guide to Fine Art Printing: What Artists Should Know

Fine art printing, also known as giclée printing, uses archival ink and high-quality materials to create professional-grade photographs. It differs from photo printing, which reproduces photographs on light-sensitive material. There are various techniques in fine art printing, such as etchings, screen printings, lithographs, oleographs, and giclée printing. The process of creating fine art prints involves formatting files, setting image resolution, monitor calibration, sharpening images, test printing, and final printing and certification. Copyright law protects artists' intellectual property. For fine art printing needs, consider The Stackhouse as a reliable vendor.
July 27, 2022

Why Is Canvas So Popular for Art Reproductions?

Art reproduction on canvas has become popular due to its attractive finishes, life-long durability, straightforward hanging system, modest pricing, and easy customization. Canvas prints utilize high-quality materials and can withstand wear and tear, making them suitable for both personal and professional use. The Stackhouse offers canvas prints mounted to sturdy backing for long-lasting reproduction.
January 24, 2023

How a Textured Finish Can Enhance Your Artwork

Textured finishes bring artwork to life, adding depth and professionalism to reproductions. Materials like canvas and cold press paper enhance the visual experience and minimize glare. Museums and galleries often choose textured prints for their authentic appeal. When reproducing your artwork, consider textured finishes to elevate its charm. The Stackhouse offers top-tier fine art printing services with a range of textured prints and finishes. Choose The Stackhouse for your fine art printing needs.
March 15, 2023

Art Print vs. Art Reproduction: What Is the Difference?

Art prints and art reproductions are often used interchangeably in the art world, but understanding the nuances between the two is essential for artists. This blog post dives into the distinctions between art prints and art reproductions, elaborating on what they entail, their creation process, and their inherent value. Discover how The Stackhouse can help you create high-quality reproductions and fine art prints of your artwork
April 24, 2023

5 Reasons Canvas Prints Are So Popular Today

Whether you're an artist reproducing your creations or a collector looking for durable, aesthetically pleasing prints, canvas may be the ideal choice. Dive into the world of canvas prints and discover five compelling reasons for their popularity. From the absence of framing requirements to their lasting durability, canvas prints offer a variety of benefits that could make them the perfect choice for your next art project.
July 24, 2023

Smooth vs. Textured Paper: Which To Choose for Art Prints?

When it comes to creating stunning prints of your cherished artwork or photographs, every detail counts. Among these crucial choices, your selection of paper type holds a special place. In the world of printing, two primary contenders emerge: smooth and textured paper. This article explores the benefits of each, helping you make an informed decision that elevates your print quality. Dive into the world of paper choices to enhance your artistry and discover why the right paper matters.
August 3, 2023

How To Choose Between Canvas Prints or Traditional Photos

Navigating the world of print options? Canvas and traditional photo prints each carry their charm. From the textured allure of canvas, perfect for a contemporary setting, to the classic vibes of traditional prints, the choice is deeply personal. Consider aesthetics, durability, costs, and application as you decide. Whatever your vision, The Stackhouse presents a myriad of choices to turn it into a tangible reality. Dive into our guide and illuminate your print journey.
August 7, 2023

5 Types of Art Reproduction Methods You Should Try

Embarking on the art reproduction journey? Dive into five top-notch techniques artists utilize to multiply their masterpieces, from the popular giclee method's fine detailing to the unique, one-off charm of collagraph printing. Each method carries its unique charm, but if fidelity and flexibility are at the top of your list, giclee printing stands out. Explore the ins and outs of these reproduction methods and uncover how The Stackhouse can be your partner in sharing art with the world. Dive into the detailed world of art reproduction and find the best fit for your creative endeavors.