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Art and Design Shops Go Virtual

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As the seasons change, so do your tastes and preferences when it comes to the interior décor of your home. This month, shake things up, discover new trends, try a different style, and reveal your inner-creative with Little Italy’s variety of retail shops and art galleries. Thanks to virtual galleries and online shopping options, you now have the luxury to reveal your inner-creative and become the interior designer of your dreams all from the comfort of your own home.

Whether you’re an art collector or you’re just looking for that special piece to elevate your space, you must check out some of San Diego’s finest contemporary art at Adelman Fine Art. Browse their expansive collection featuring a variety of mediums such as intricate hand-blown glass, limited edition photographs, colorful oil paintings, and much more created by both emerging and world-renowned artists. Find a piece that piques your interest? You can request more photos, videos, gallery walk-throughs, and a face-to-face interaction with the artist without ever getting out of bed. Meyer Fine Art is one of San Diego’s most prestigious fine art galleries featuring original graphics, limited edition prints, and other works on paper, specializing in 19th – 21st century artists. View their full collection by world-renowned artists including Clay Walker, Salvador Dali and Marc Chagall on their website.

Embrace your inner Picasso no matter your skill level with a variety of arts and craft supplies from Blick Art Materials. Let your creativity run wild and participate in some DIY projects for your home such as a watercolor masterpiece, personalized wine glasses and ceramic coasters, or simply give those treasured framed photos a fresh look! Plus, explore the hundreds of free downloadable lesson plans helping to bring the value of creativity to every teaching experience.

With work showcased at museums all over the world, Mee Shim is helping anyone turn their home into their own private gallery with stretched canvas prints, fine paper prints, and over 100 different round coated steel available for purchase online. Featured in San Diego’s top magazines, Stefanie Bales is one of San Diego’s top contemporary artists specializing in painting, fine art prints, modern interiors, mural art and commission art. Purchase one of her pieces or embrace your inner artist with custom coloring pages available for download free through her website.

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