I was surfing the internet the other night looking for a few unique art pieces and ran across a hidden gem website: www.minted.com. Imagine my surprise when I discovered that was a site that markets thousands of individual artist. Genius! This is a perfect way for artist to get exposure and sell their masterpieces at the same time.
Just in case your unfamiliar with Minted.com let me share their mission with you. Minted is a community of independent artists and designers that are locates in 48 states and 43 countries. They consist of illustrators and textile designers, painters , marketers and even stay-at-home mothers. Many hold design degrees and some are participating in the Minted competitions in efforts to learn design for the first time. They all share one common thing, the love to share their creative expression and the opportunity to pay it forward by helping each other. The community speaks to the ability of individuals with the same passion working together to ensure that everyone succeeds in living their dreams.
I purchased a home two years ago and just recently got the urge to want to start to really make my house a home. The search began for the perfect artwork to strategically place in my home. Stumbling across this site was the best thing ever. I had the opportunity to view the competitors and purchase artwork from the winners. I just so happened to love so many so I will share a few of my favorites.
Take special notice to the frame used for this Brooklyn Bridge art piece. Minted.com provides countess frames to choose from when placing your order. Guess what you have the option to choosing from Premium Archival Paper (museum-quality) or Standard Paper & Framing, your choice of three different hues and sizes ranging from 5X7 to 30X40.
This Chelsea New York City art piece screams of the busy hustle and bustle of the famous streets of New York City. This was one of my favorites because it would make a wonderful addition to my office. Its a constant reminder of chasing your dreams. Big Things happen in “The City That Never Sleeps”. This beauty is available in sizes ranging from 7X5 to 60X44.
Lord now you all know that Paris is by far one of my favorite travel destinations and this portrait of a Morning Walk On Seine River brings back memories of a cruise that I took a few years ago. Plus its in Black & White! I am indeed adding this to my bedroom. It fits with my Paris Theme. This one can be purchased in sizes ranging from 5X7 to 18X24. I am sure that you all get the idea of what amazing are pieces can be purchased through Minted.com. I urge you to head over to their site and support these amazing talented creative artist.
Wait! If you’re not that artsy person they also offer a wide range of some unique save the date items too. Hey I found myself a few artsy items for some upcoming events that I have in the works. Here are few of my favorites:
So what are you waiting for? Head on over to Minted.com and let me know what you think!