Framing a picture should be fun.
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Mouldings are constantly being discontinued with only the most popular securing market longevity. Artists are quite punctilious customers when choosing mouldings for their own art but their favourites without a doubt are plain wooden frames. Plain wooden frames are as popular today as they were 100 years ago. They are a safe choice for framing […]
How to frame a4 photos and pictures. A4 paper is 297 mm x 210 mm. A3 is twice the size of A4 if you place the long sides side by side. A4 paper is the most common paper size. Our printers print to it and we write our letters on it, but photographs and fine […]
Picture framing guidance Picture framing is not as straight forward as it might at first seem. It’s not as simple as pointing at a frame and saying, ‘that will do’; it is both a craft and art; the craft of making a well-constructed object and the art of messaging. In a nutshell, picture framing is […]
Get to know your picture framer. Picture framers are often moody, bearded, generally over-worked, under-paid and pernickety types (I speak for myself), but under an exterior layer of sweat and dust on their brows, on the whole, they are pretty genial characters. They spend their days alone in their workshops (let’s show some sympathy guys), […]
Manufactured in a variety of finishes from the high-gloss to the wide-grainy, white picture frames are very sexy frames indeed.
Your local picture framer is literally drowning in off-cuts. They simply don’t have the space to store off-cuts and unused lengths of moulding. Wooden mouldings don’t age well, they bleach in light and are not suitable for commercial framing after a few years. Framers won’t arm wrestle you over the price of an old moulding. […]
Asking your bespoke framer for made-to-measure frames. When you think of ready-frames you do not immediately think about made to measure frames made by your local bespoke picture framer. How wrong can we be! Your local picture framer should be your first port of call. They should be only too happy to make you some […]
A3 is double the size of A4. It is a popular frame size. A3 size = 297 mm X 420 mm or 29.7 x 42.0cm or 11.69 x 16.53 inches. There are no standard poster sizes. Printed material can be printed to any size the client requires. The closest poster size to A3 is 11 x […]