The Art of Buying Art … Online

For you, collectors and art enthusiasts, 2020 has gone from being a year to forget, to being a year to remember. As you actively surrounding yourself with fine art, jewelry, and sculpture that you connect with, it’s clear that the majority of your acquisitions are being been made online. Sorrel Sky Gallery has quickly adapted and pivoted to meet your changing needs, working hard to make buying art easy. Here are a few ways we’re making it easy for you to master the art of buying art online.

Our Website — Take time to explore our website. We strive to make it as easy to navigate as possible. Whether you’re on your phone, using a tablet, or at your desk, you’ll find it to be as bright and beautiful a place as our actual galleries.

Call or Email — Our experienced and professional Art Advisors are ready to assist you through each step in selecting and purchasing art, right from your home. Reach our Durango team at 970.247.3555, our Santa Fe team at 505.501.6555 or email us at Our Art Advisors are also happy to meet with you via FaceTime or Zoom. Call or email to set up a personalized consultation. We’ll answer questions, send you more information, process a payment and discuss shipping. When you’ve made your choice, we’ll finalize receipt of your invoice, include any additional information you request about the artist, along with applicable certificates of authenticity.

Social Media — Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter. You’ll see images of new art, learn about new artists, shows and workshops … both virtual and in-person.

Follow Our Blog — Our blog gives you an insider’s take on Contemporary Western Art. It’s a blog for you, the Art Lover. Stay up to date on all things Sorrel Sky, get insights into an artist’s process, and you’ll even find some fun at-home How To’s and helpful Do’s and Don’ts.

Ask to Receive Catalogs — Sorrel Sky publishes specialized catalogs for various artists that we represent. These beautiful, image rich brochures let you see an artist’s body work as a collection. The digital versions are link directly to the gallery’s website so you can see more information about each piece. Call or email to request one.

Use Our Inquire Feature — Easily ask questions about any of the pieces seen on the gallery’s website. Simply click “Inquire,” let us know the best way to reach you, tell us what you’d like to know, and we’ll quickly respond.

Use Our Preview Feature — With our Preview tool, you can immediately see how a piece will look right in your own home. When using your smartphone or tablet you can live-view the painting right on your wall. If using your desktop, you can quickly upload an image of the wall you’d like to view a painting on, or use one of the many built-in background images for a virtual view. Look for the floating View In Room button at the bottom of the screen.

Use Our Photoshop Skills — Talk to our experienced Art Advisors about a more personal look at a piece. Working with our graphics team, they can use an image of your wall space to “hang” a piece right in the room. If the piece doesn’t seem like the right fit, your Art Advisor will be able to make other recommendations.

Use Our On Approval Option — When you use our On Approval option, you can have an even closer look at a piece. With free one-way shipping on jewelry, you can try on that silver and turquoise cuff, or that eco-gold necklace, and then make a final decision. Reach out to our Art Advisor team for more information.

We will continue to work hard to make buying art easy, and we look forward to hearing from you as you master the art of buying art online!