A Cincinnati Artist with Universal Appeal: Myra Baumes

Local artist Myra Baumes is known for her charming Cincinnati neighborhood scenes. Although they often depict Cincinnati mainstays like The Blind Lemon and Mt. Adams Bar & Grill, as well as our city’s distinct skyline, her beautifully saturated urban scenes have universal appeal. Check out a sampling of her work in the slideshow! All of the pieces are available, framed, at our downtown location: 17 West Fourth Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. Enjoy!

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Tyler Davidson Fountain in Cincinnati

Liberty Bonds -- Fountain Square, 1918 by Frank McElwain

Liberty Bonds -- Fountain Square, 1918 by Frank McElwain

The historic Tyler Davidson Fountain, or Genius of Water, in downtown Cincinnati’s Fountain Square, is one of the best known and most beloved area landmarks, as well as the site of free concerts and movie screening during the summer and ice skating during the winter. Here are at Fabulous Frames & Art, we are proud to offer a selection of prints showcasing this beautiful Cincinnati icon.

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Memories of Cincinnati

Cincinnati photograph by J. Miles Wolf

Summer is a transitional time for many people — graduations, job changes, or marriage are all reasons why people move during the summer. If you are leaving Cincinnati, or know someone who is, why not commemorate the time spent in the Queen City with some Cincinnati-themed art? At Fabulous Frames & Art, we have a wide selection of artwork that celebrates aspects of Cincinnati’s past and present, from photographs to limited-edition prints, and from coffee table books to playing cards.

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Fab Frames in BuyCincy

Fab Frames in BuyCincy

Fabulous Frames & Art is currently featured in BuyCincy, in an article by Sean Fisher entitled Where to Get Your Charley Harper Fix. Thank you, Sean, for the coverage! We really appreciate BuyCincy’s mission “to highlight the best, coolest and most dedicated locally-owned businesses in the Cincinnati area” and, as a family-owned business for the past 28 years, we want to thank our loyal customers for your patronage, and welcome our new customers as well.

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Cincinnati Prints by Myra Baumes

Cincinnati print by Myra Baumes

At Fabulous Frames & Art, we’ve always carried a wide selection of prints of local interest, by artists such as Charley Harper, John Ruthven, Bev Erschell, John Stobart, Michael Blaser, and JoAnne Honschop. One of our favorite local artists is Myra Baumes, whose delicate watercolors of Cincinnati scenes are beautiful and filled with a soft light. Stop by our downtown location to see our selection of local art, including these framed limited-edition prints by Myra Baumes!

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