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Framing fine art

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 […]

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Large photo frames

Large decorative picture frames can be sourced online but if you are looking for a unique moulding profile you will need to consult with your local picture framer. They have supplier’s catalogues and should be only too happy to browse through them with you, and what’s more, they can order a sample so you can […]

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Large photo frames

Any framer worth their gold leaf will be conversant with conservation framing methods. Knowing when to use a museum mount board or conservation mount card is essential to the picture framing craft. Picture framers should also understand how to protect valuable artworks from environmental damage; when extra crossbar supports are needed to strengthen a large stretcher […]

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A3 white frames

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. […]

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Square picture frames UK

Even if your picture is square the picture framer will add an extra 5 mil to the width of the mount card at bottom of the picture. This is a common practice to stop the picture from optically appearing as if it were falling towards the viewer and to compensate for any imprecision in the […]

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Picture frames made to measure

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 […]

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Choosing the right ready frame

Is it easy to choose the wrong frame when buying picture frames online? This question was posed to me recently¬†and the answer is more complex than a simple¬†yes or no! It really depends on what size of frame, what budget and if you have a very good idea of the type of molding you are […]

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Free parking picture framing

Camframe is located just off Coldhams lane within easy reach of the Cambridge city centre. There is no danger of getting a parking ticket while you choose a moulding. Just pull up and enjoy FREE parking at the front of St Barnabas press. Parking in Cambridge is notoriously difficult and there are no other picture […]

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Small picture frames

Camframe can cut small picture frames to any sizes. Off-the-shelf small frames for photos can be bought cheaply, but cheap is often false economy when the quality of finish is exposed. You pay for what you get. Cheap frames are produced cheaply using poor quality materials. Most cheap frames that claim to be wood are […]

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How to measure your artwork

Before framing an artwork it is wise to consider the overall size of the finished product once framed. If you have the financial clout of a National Art Gallery and their abundant wall space framing a stamp in a ten-foot-wide mount probably is an option, but as most people live in boxes and place a […]