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Creating Sunburst with Julia Brown

Julia Brown is a popular abstract artist living in Collingwood. To those who aren't artists, it may seem like abstract art involves a somewhat random creative process with shapes appearing by chance. However, once you become familiar with a particular...

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A Family of Talent

Near Buy Art recently moved into the secondary market by listing pieces from a prominent family in Canadian Art, the Morrisseaus. In the art world, secondary market refers to pieces that are sold by art owners, rather than the artist themselves who first...

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Whiskylicious Barrel Head Art Auction

Near Buy Art is proud to be a part of the Whiskylicious Barrel Head Art Auction and help restore the Nottawasaga Lighthouse.  Local artists have put their own touch on barrel heads from Collingwood Whisky barrels - and you could own one.  The auction in...

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Pick Your Favourite Piece Contest

Santa looking at Apple Tumble by Heather Tyson, Youthful Circles by Julia Brown and Red Canoe by Bonnie Fox. Tips for sharing your favourite piece FACEBOOK: Copy url of product page and paste to Near Buy Art Facebook page with hashtags #nearbuyart #greatgift and...

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Near Buy Art for the Holidays

Art  makes a great gift. Here at Near Buy Art, we have lots going this holiday season. First, check out our Home for the Holidays Collection. For every piece sold in this collection, a portion of the sale goes to two wonderful local charities: Habitat for Humanity...

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Did You Hear Us?

Near Buy Art founder, Jan Ferrigan and abstract artist, Julia Brown were on 97.7 The Beach radio station. Thanks to Catherine Thompson from The Beach for the interview, and thank you to Julia Brown for being as eloquent and fun on air as she is in her artistic...

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