Sunshine Coast Art Blog

Ideas For Canvas Printing

Creating beautiful wall art that truly showcases your personality and passions has never been easier, it’s what we do here at Art Frames. Canvas printing is a fantastic way to put your own stamp on a space, and these large print pieces are as at home in a stylish living room as they are in […]

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Framing Choices

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Balance is the key

BY PAULA GOWLAND  When it comes to framing your photos and artwork, one size does not fit all. There are a number of decisions to be made, including style, colour, texture, and proportion, that can make or break a design. Balancing all these elements is key. A successful design will keep the focus on your […]

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What to do with your Children’s Art?

BY PAULA GOWLAND Do you have a budding Picasso in your family? Does your third grader come home proud as can be of a painting he or she made for you? Maybe your child has all the colours of the rainbow at their disposal and they love to create an absolute masterpiece (albeit with a […]

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How to Create the Perfect Gallery Wall

BY PAULA GOWLAND Trends come and go, however the “Gallery Wall” trend is one that I hope stays around for many years to come.    A well designed and placed gallery wall is the perfect way to make a big personal and bold impact in your home! Gallery Walls allow you the ability show who […]

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How to get your frame, just right.

BY PAULA GOWLAND This porridge is too hot! This porridge is too cold! This porridge is just right. There is a valuable lesson we can learn from the famous Goldilocks fairy-tale when it comes to selecting the correct Frame size and inclusions for your unique art or memorabilia. A frame that is too bright, too […]

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MOTHER OF THREE, amputee, business owner…

BY SHARI HALL How did Paula Gowland spring back? Paula and John Gowland, owners of Sunshine Coast Art and Framing Gallery, are a beautiful couple who truly support each other. John has been there every step of the way for his wife Paula, who on a lazy afternoon in June of 2014, took the day […]

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Showcase your favourite memories in the Sunshine Coast

A gallery wall is a perfect way to make a big personal impact at home. Photos and souvenirs capture the moments you enjoyed. While they may be one-dimensional, photos have the power to take you back to that special time and place you had with family and friends. Once framed on your wall you will […]

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How Wall Art Can Change The Interior Of Your Home

Transform The Look & Feel Of Your Home With Wall Art When it comes to doing things that can completely change the feel and vibe of your home without having to do much work, you can’t do much better than investing in a bunch of cool wall art! The great thing about wall art is […]

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The Difference Between Acrylic And Oil Painting

If you are new to art, or perhaps have found yourself with the time to take up a new hobby, then you will soon find that the world of painting is probably more diverse and wide-ranging than you might have imagined! On first starting out, you have to decide which kind of painting you would […]

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You Name it - We Can Frame it!


Whether you are framing a piece for preservation or for decor we can help you. Our expert team will work with you to create what you are after, lending their knowledge along the way.