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    Updated on Aug 18, 2020. Posted on Jun 29, 2014

    16 Places To Buy Original Art That's Actually Affordable

    Decking your walls doesn't have to deck your wallet. The products in this post were updated in November 2017.

    1. Minted

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    Minted sells limited edition prints on archival paper from dozens of independent artists. Prints start at $20, and can also be ordered with frames and mattes. Visit the store here.

    2. Society 6

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    Society 6 sells screen-printed home decor, clothing, and wall prints from artists like Tina Crespo (above), Wendy Macnaughton, Marc Johns, Karen Hallion, and more starting at $15.50. See the store here.

    3. Etsy

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    It's overwhelming to search sometimes, but Etsy is a great place to find awesome original art. Some of our favorites are from MichelleAndreaArt, GeorgeMillerArt, & ScentOfArt.

    4. Leifshop

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    Based out of Brooklyn, the Leif Store sells curated home goods, jewelry, and lots of affordable original art, like the watercolor above, starting at $24. Shop here.

    5. Tappan Collective

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    Tappan Collective is an online platform connecting emerging artists with emerging collectors. Limited edition and exclusive prints are available starting at $20. Visit the site here.

    6. J Hill Design

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    J Hill Design has city, state and landmark prints of their own colorful designs. With 8-by-10s starting at $12, the paintings can even be personalized with neighborhoods, names, or text. Visit the store here.

    7. Little Paper Planes

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    Little Paper Planes is a community of artists curators and collectors that sells and promotes new artists. It sells paintings, prints, photographs, and sculptural pieces starting at $15. Visit the store here.

    8. Sebastian Foster

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    Sebastian Foster is a contemporary art gallery and print studio located in Austin, Texas. Its website sells limited edition prints from various artists starting as low as $25. Visit here.

    9. Ideal Bookshelf

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    Started in 2007, Jane Mount's Ideal Bookshelf Project shows hand-painted spines of people's favorite books. You can buy prints of existing collections starting at $34, or get your own books hand painted starting at $135. See the collection here.

    10. Rifle Paper Co

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    In addition to wallpaper, calendars, and temporary tats, Rifle Paper Co. also has wall prints of its beautiful designs, starting at $24. See them all here.

    11. The Animal Printshop

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    The Animal Printshop is the online gallery and store for photographer Sharon Montrose. Portraits of these (real!) animals are available framed or unframed, starting at $25. Visit the site here.

    12. 20x200

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    The recently relaunched 20x200 project by Jen Bekman aims to make art collecting more affordable. Prints start as low as $24 for emerging and well-known artists. Visit the site here.

    13. Tiny Showcase

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    Tiny Showcase is an online forum for promoting new artists. For each limited edition print purchased, a portion of the proceeds goes to support a charitable organization of that artists choice. Unframed prints start at $30. See more here.

    14. Zatista

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    Zatista was started by executives from eBay who wanted to make it easier and more affordable to buy original art. Prints are as low as $55. See them all here.

    15. Schoolhouse Electric & Supply Co.

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    Schoolhouse Electric is a home outfitter that also sells unique art hangings and prints starting at $45. Visit the store here.

    16. Art Stream

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    Art Stream sells framed and unframed fine art prints and original works starting at $35. See the collection here.

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