The Stackhouse Blog

Explore our latest articles on art printing, tips for artists, insights on materials, and more.
May 16, 2022

Why You Should Produce Prints of Your Artwork

Producing prints of your artwork offers several benefits, including improving your physical portfolio, reaching a wider audience, having more copies to sell, and offering adjustable sizes for different clients. By creating high-quality prints, artists can expand their reach, protect the original artwork, and generate additional income. The Stackhouse specializes in fine art printing services, ensuring the preservation of the original artwork's quality.
September 19, 2022

3 Ways To Package Your High-Quality Art Prints

When selling high-quality art prints, it's important to package and ship them properly to ensure their integrity. Three effective methods for packaging art prints include flat packaging using a stay-flat mailer and cardboard supports, mailing tubes for large prints, and archival bags for protection and presentation. Each method offers different advantages depending on the size and type of print. Prioritize the safety and presentation of your art prints during shipping to provide a positive experience for your clients.
September 29, 2022

Do Art Prints Look Better on Paper or Canvas?

Choosing between printing on paper or canvas depends on personal preference and the desired visual effect. While fine art prints on paper excel at showcasing finer details and longevity, canvas prints offer a textured and visually interesting display. Canvas prints are lightweight, glare-free, and can be easily hung without the need for framing. Consider your artistic vision and display preferences when deciding between the two options.
February 20, 2023

How To Get Started Selling Artwork Online

Selling art online can seem intimidating, but with the right steps, it can be a gratifying experience. This article provides a comprehensive guide on how to start selling your art online, from creating an art website, deciding on the type of art to sell, choosing a printer, and identifying where to sell your pieces online. Moreover, it emphasizes the importance of building your brand as an artist. The Stackhouse is highlighted as a provider of high-quality printing services, using advanced giclee printing techniques to help online artists reproduce their works.
February 23, 2023

When To Use Stretched vs. Unstretched Canvas Prints

Understanding the differences between stretched and unstretched canvas prints is essential for selecting the right style for your artwork. Stretched canvas prints provide a professional and finished appearance, making them ideal for ready-to-display pieces favored by galleries and museums. On the other hand, unstretched canvas prints offer a cost-effective option and flexibility for personal customization. The choice between the two depends on personal preference and the intended finishing process. Regardless of your choice, canvas's texture can enhance the visual appeal of your artwork. Discover a wide range of canvas print options at The Stackhouse for your art business.
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
March 23, 2023

5 Tips for Correctly Pricing Your Art Prints

Pricing your art prints correctly is a delicate balance between various factors. This blog post outlines five essential tips for artists on pricing their work, encompassing understanding your costs, researching the market, considering your reputation and experience, assessing edition sizes, and remaining flexible with your pricing strategy. Adapt and reevaluate your pricing as you grow and evolve in the art world.
April 14, 2023

Should You Add Borders to Your Art Prints?

Adding borders to your art prints is a decision that extends beyond aesthetics. They can protect your prints, preserve the entirety of your image, and aid in the framing process. However, there are also instances when a border might not be necessary. Discover the different options and benefits of including borders on your prints and why you may want to consider them for your work.