Jim Stevens

Why is scrimshaw valuable and collectible?

To understand why scrimshaw is both valuable and collectible, we must first and foremost recognize that scrimshaw is art, and art has value for its own sake. Also, unlike painting, scrimshaw has often been done on a unique canvas of ivory, a canvas far more valuable than any foundation of stretched cloth or linen. But

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This is the first blog post for Scrimshaw Studio. I’ll post news, updates, interesting projects, resources and more, in order you keep you up to date on things. Stay tuned…

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