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All "Canvas" and "Canvas for Gallery Wrap" artwork is printed exclusively on 100% premium cotton canvas using HP archival inks. Combined with a patented non-toxic coating, every Giclee is water-proof and UV protected. This means any of our prints can be framed without glass. Find more information here.
Lei Maker
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by Vintage Menu Covers



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All canvas artwork is printed exclusively on 100% premium cotton canvas using archival inks. Combined with a patented non-toxic coating that water and UV proofs them, every Giclée is guaranteed not to fade 100 years. When framing our canvas prints, glass is not required, making them ideal for any room in your home. To read more about our canvas click here

 


CANVAS FOR GALLERY WRAP

 

When you purchase the "Canvas for Gallery Wrap" option, we add a 2½” mirrored border (on all sides), to the standard Canvas, which allows you to have a frame made up to 2” deep. The mirrored borders may throw you off, but that border is designed to be seen on the side of the stretcher bar. This ensures that the complete image is shown on the face of the stretcher bar. We do not ship Gallery Wraps. What you will receive is the Mirrored Canvas, rolled in a tube with detailed instructions for your framer.

 

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With a palette as muted as twilight in the tropics, the art of John Kelly graced the menu covers at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Waikiki in the early 1950's. His favorite model, Marion, can be recognized in many of these menu covers, which themselves have become highly collectible items from an era when the spirit and romance of Hawaii readily anchored itself in the heart of the visitor with the docking of each luxury liner.

Warm reds and rich sepias do justice to an alluring people and lush tropical settings that continue to enthrall us today, much as they did those who traveled by steamship. Time has favored Kelly kindly with his own place in history as one of the early chroniclers of Hawaii and its people, and we're proud to offer our excellent reproductions of his work to you.

"Lei Maker" embodies so much of the aloha spirit of Hawaii, showing a young Hawaiian girl making leis. Those iconic, fragrant flower necklaces are truly representative of the hearts of the Hawaiian people.

Lahaina Printsellers custom-prints this image on waterproof canvas in our Lahaina studio using only the finest archival inks, which are tested and guaranteed not to fade or shift under normal circumstances for over 100 years.