I thought that it would be interesting to create a discussion that would allow members to share their framed autographs. I will get things started with my framed Daisy Ridley and Harrison Ford…Continue
Is there any possibility that Bruce Springsteen will be signing copies of his forthcoming Letter to You album? I have not heard anything, and I am not familiar with what Bruce Springsteen typically…Continue
I recently noticed that one of my framed autographed photos is developing waves. It may be from humidity, although there are other framed items in the room that are not being affected. It may be…Continue
We hear a lot of discussion about the “new normal” these days. For many of us, things will never be the same again. We are constantly being reminded of how societal norms may never return to what they once were prior to the pandemic. This may also be true for autograph collectors.
What will comic conventions look like in the near future? Will celebrities only be willing to use their own markers, never allowing a fan to present to them the one that they prefer to be used on their…Continue
I recently created a discussion about framed autographs. The purpose of creating the discussion was to encourage members to share autographs that they proudly display. Some of us have our autographs custom framed by professionals, and some of us frame our autographs ourselves.
Collectors spend a lot of time adding to their…Continue
There was once a time when celebrities would be happy to add an inscription to an autograph. Many times, I have asked for a famous quotation or statistic to be added, and many times the celebrity would be pleased to do so. They are typically very excited to meet a collector who is familiar with their accomplishments and work.
Inscriptions have become more popular. Unfortunately, they have also become more expensive. The days of celebrities adding free inscriptions have become rare…Continue
Last month, I wrote about my autograph collection being recently expanded to include original comic and sports art. The hobby seems to be growing in popularity. There is a growing interest in not only commissioning artists to produce original works, but to also have the original works autographed by celebrities and athletes. I am currently undecided about having original comic and sports art autographed. I am considering it for a few of my pieces.
I also mentioned that I am very…Continue