by Grace Bonney FACEBOOK TWITTER PINTEREST what a fun idea- a wall full of prints hung by bull dog clips. inexpensive, quick and easy- can’t beat that. via jan at poppytalk. Jane says: September 10, 2007 at 8:14 am saw this at poppytalk and loved it. it’s a great display, isn’t it? so creative and affordable! Reply cartolina says: September 10, 2007 at 8:33 am This is a great way to display works-in-progress in the studio. I especially love the older looking clips like the one on the magpie. I suppose you could use old wooden clipboards too. Reply ann says: September 10, 2007 at 8:44 am I use teeny tiny binder clips to hang things around the house. They’re not strong enough to harm the paper, but 4 of them at each corner keeps them hanging flat against the wall, and you can color cooridnate your thumbtacks to the print if you’d like. Reply kat says: September 10, 2007 at 12:13 pm i use this method in my studio to organise my rough sketches to form final pieces, trouble is the peiches of paper aren’t well pritected and tend to get dusty and bent. it’s a great idea and that photo looks beautiful but i don’t think i’d use it for any special pieces. Reply jj says: September 11, 2007 at 7:31 am Love the concept and that image is gorgeous…the colour of that wall paint is beautiful and the consistent mostly-monochromatic images with the wood furniture fits so well. Love this – totally want to recreate it. Reply becky says: September 11, 2007 at 3:12 pm I like to use colorful oversized paperclips (the binder kind) for art too – especially folk art done on light plywood or plain flat canvases. Another similar idea one of my professor’s used for display was aluminum clipboards – the art was centered and held in by the clip, and the excess clipboard area served as a sort of frame. Becky Harris Reply Blue Orchid Designs says: September 12, 2007 at 12:04 am love the simplicity of it – so beautiful! I think I’ll have to do this in my office! Reply Megatron says: September 13, 2007 at 3:04 pm Reminds me of art school :) Reply Anonymous says: September 14, 2007 at 1:38 pm I love this so much I have to try it! I found much less expensive Bull Dog Clips here… with free shipping too! http://www.artstuff.net/hunt_bulldog_clips.htm Reply mary ann duhon says: December 18, 2008 at 12:18 pm this is great Reply LEAVE A COMMENT Cancel reply Comment Design*Sponge reserves the right to restrict comments that do not contribute constructively to the conversation at hand, contain profanity, personal attacks, hate speech or seek to promote a personal or unrelated business. Our goal is to create a safe space where everyone (commenters, subjects of posts and moderators) feels comfortable to speak. Please treat others the way you would like to be treated and be willing to take responsibility for the impact your words may have on others. Disagreement, differences of opinion and heated discussion are welcome, but comments that do not seek to have a mature and constructive dialogue will not be published. We moderate all comments with great care and do not delete any lightly. Please note that our team (writers, moderators and guests) deserve the same right to speak and respond as you do, and your comments may be responded to or disagreed with. These guidelines help us maintain a safe space and work toward our goal of connecting with and learning from each other.