Freeze frame!

I could see it was a rough-cut Tuesday

Slow-motion weekdays stare me down

His perfect picture got me wound

"Freeze Frame" by J Geils

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Joel is often asked why he does not sell framed paintings. Well, just like the artwork itself, the frame is up for interpretation. 

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These petite beauties are a tidy 4x6". 

Ignore those little arrows! 

Ignore those little arrows! 

Cropping while tired is not recommended. 

Cropping while tired is not recommended. 

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These pieces from the "Minumental" series were framed to be available for quick sale and shows. A nice, easy present - can be shipped to someone with no fuss or taken off a display wall and hung immediately at home. 

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Other pieces are not so simple. This pet portrait of a Maine Coon belongs to owners who have a defined Venetian style home. It wouldn't make sense for Joel to put the painting in a frame when they know exactly what looks best in their home and what appeals to their aesthetic.  

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This most recent piece, "Fenton's Landing" in Sunapee, New Hampshire, will be sold unframed but if the new owner wants a recommendation, Joel will bhappy to help. After all, father knows best!