"Committed to the talents of the Artist"

Specializing in Fine Art Giclée prints

Southwest by Miqui

Reproducing your Art, is very important to us, so we use only the best archival materials available. We use only pigmented Ultra-Chrome™ inks and print on archival medias, this insures that you receive prints that are truly museum quality with longevity your collectors will appreciate.

Creating a good fine art paper is a very delicate process, and every step of this process has an effect on the final look of the printed image. Before a beautiful fine art inkjet paper is created, a beautiful base paper must be created. The only way to end with the best is to start with the best. Therefore, a lot of research went into searching for the very best papers. Our base papers are made using the finest raw materials in the world, and each paper is selected for archival qualities, d-max and beauty. When you hold a our Fine Art Medias  in your own hand, you will feel the quality.

Fine Art Canvas

Fine Art Paper

Fine Art Luster

Candlelight Media

Spotlight Paper

Standards

Greeting Cards

Our Fine Art Canvas

 

Those who seek the absolute best color reproduction and longevity attainable, as well as crack resistance and sheer strength when stretching over frames, should only be using our Fine Art Canvas.  Our Artists can be assured we are offering the latest and greatest technology available to their Collectors, because color reproduction and longevity are at their absolute maximum.

 

Designing inkjet fine-art canvas is a form of art in and of itself. There are so many variables that make it a very difficult process. It is for this reason that few canvas manufacturers exist and that problems with supply are common. Our Canvas provider began a mission over 6 years ago to eliminate those inconsistency's and they prevailed.

 

Our canvas is a museum-grade cotton blend that delivers the purest roll-to-roll consistency and industry leading Dmax by a wide margin. This canvas has pronounced color that will truly blow your mind. This canvas is bright white, archival and museum quality.

 

We coat the canvas prints  with a extreme water-resistant, UV coating, the print is ready to stretch or mount.  The coating can also be painted on by the artist creating a unique look & hand embellished reproduction.

Cost

 

For example an image is:  16” x 20”

16x20=320 divided by 144 = 2.22 sq. ft. x $23.00 = $51.06 / print.

 

BW Fine Art Paper

 

Our 100% Rag 300 g is our beautiful addition to our award winning lines of medias.  It boasts a 100% cotton rag base, with a slight  textured surface.  This paper is designed to meet the highest printing standards needed for museum quality, limited edition prints.

 

Fine Art Textured Paper

 

Our Textured Fine Art Paper 310g (19 mil) is a natural-white art paper with a textured print surface that can add a more painterly look to photographic prints and art reproductions. It can add surface dimension and visual interest to paintings and images that consist mainly of bold, loose strokes instead of intricate details, this paper has more a watercolor cold press look and feel which provides a luxurious feel of traditional artists' papers

Cost

 

For example an image is:  16” x 20”

16x20=320 divided by 144 = 2.22 sq. ft. x $23.00 = $51.06 / print.

 

Fine Art Luster Paper

 

For a descriminationg photographer or the artist that is looking for a different look for their work. Our Fine Art Luster 285g (15 mil) is  a 100% cotton rag base, with a museum grade, yielding a high color gamut.  This paper is designed to meet the highest printing standards needed for  limited edition prints.

 

This cotton rag, is naturally acid and lignin free, and is buffered to ensure longevity. The new Platinum Rag Luster media is ideal for photohaphy and lends a beautiful quality to all fine art prints.

 

Margaret Oster - "Escape from Painted Water"

Cost

 

For example an image is:  16” x 20”

16x20=320 divided by 144 = 2.22 sq. ft. x $23.00 = $51.06 / print.

 

Candlelight Paper

 

Our Candlelight Photo Matte was designed to deliver stunning, photographic print quality into the lower cost smooth matte paper segment. It has a bright white surface and is ideal for photographers and artist's who require a no gloss, luxurious flat matte surface to bring out the beauty in their images. This Media is perfect for open edition prints or deco art prints.

 

If you're looking for a paper that will maximize the clarity and crispness of your  images, look no further. Candlelight Photo Matte relishes the opportunity to exhibit the smallest nuances of detail.

Cost

 

For example an image is:  16” x 20”

16x20=320 divided by 144 = 2.22 sq. ft. x $14.00 = $31.08/ print.

Narrie Toole - "The Ladies Club"

Spotlight Paper

 

Spotlight Paper Matte is 190g (10mil) weight, flat matte surface paper. The bright white matte surface of this paper is perfect for images that do not require gloss. Our spolight media yields highly saturated images, while maintaining excellent highlight and shadow detail.

 

Artist's will find this media provides a beautiful reproduction for smaller prints.  We utilize this media for a high quality, considerable longevity, gift item, or open edition prints.

Cost

 

For example an image is:  16” x 20”

16x20=320 divided by 144 = 2.22 sq. ft. x $10.00 = $22.20/ print.

(Not recommended for images larger than 16" x 20")

Janis Loverin - "Sunset at Spring Water Orchard"

Standards  -  ORDER Any 6 prints receive 10% OFF

 

Standards are prints printed on a beautiful bright white, Cold Press Surface: Lightly Textured 210 gsm  paper.  Great for open or limited editions.

 

  9" x 12"  $10.00 ea  with ½" borders  (10" x 13" paper size)

11" x 14"  $15.00 ea  with ½" borders  (12" x 15" paper size)

11" x 17"  $18.00 ea  with ½" borders  (12" x 19" paper size)

16" x 20"  $30.00 ea  with 1" borders  (18" x 22" paper size)

18" x 24"  $40.00 ea  with 1" borders  (20" x 26" paper size)

 

These prints are printed with archival pigmented inks, they are the same high quality prints you've grown accustom to, just a lower pricing point.

 

 

 

Art Menchego - "Wisdom and Dignity"

Greeting Cards  - $1.65 ea

(There is a $10.00 one time Setup Fee for existing images.

Minimum order 6 cards per image.)

 

Greeting cards are 5” x 7” on a bright white Carrera 80# cover stock.

 

    * Scored and folded

    * Includes envelope

    * Includes clear plastic sleeve

 

Great Gift Item!

 

Artist’s sell them individually or in packages.

Sheri Burns - "Mackenzie Meadows"

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Miqui Mendes and Ernie McIntyre

Since 1997

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Edgewood, NM 87015

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