Large photo frames if one is referring to the width of the molding are not something that can be purchased cheaply and off-the-shelf. Yes, many molding shapes are manufactured but without knowing of which supplier sells which frame and without access to the catalogs its a tricky business to select the appropriate molding for your photo. Large … Continue reading “Large photo frames”
Framing a certificate is usually quite straight forward. Certificates usually sit very well in plain black, brown or wooden frames. There are several excellent elegant frames on the market, from very narrow plain frames to more ornate frames with gold or silver inlays.
White frame are very attractive for framing anything from fine artworks to photographs. As a professional picture framer I would always choose a brushed finish white frame over the high gloss frames. High gloss white frames are easily scuffed and any scuff will stand out. The gloss finish is also easily chipped and joining the corners … Continue reading “White picture frames”
Box framing is a very attractive framing method. It is used primarily when the artwork or object being framed has a bulk that would otherwise mean it would be pressing against the glass. For example, football shirts are usually framed this way. There are two methods commonly employed. Frame without a surround mount, and instead float mount or … Continue reading “Deep box frames”
Before you contract a framer to make the frame you should have a good idea of what you are after. Picture frames can vary dramatically in cost and there is no way you will get a frame made cheaply if you have a large or ornate moulding in mind. The cheapest frames are usually narrow, non-elaborate frames. … Continue reading “White photo frames”
Any framer worth their weight in gold should be conversant with conservation framing methods. Being able to tell the difference between Museum mount board and Conservation Mount card and when to use them is essential to their craft. They absolutely must know the best way to protect valuable works from environmental damage. They should know when … Continue reading “Large photo frames”
Black gloss picture frames as I mentioned in a previous post scratch easily. These are not frames to choose if the picture will sit on a desk or be moved regularity. They are fine if they are to sit on a wall for years. The picture framer will take special care with this kind of frame … Continue reading “Black gloss picture frames”
Camframe are a short drive into Cambridge from Great Chesterford. If you are looking for a complete picture framers who can tackle and understand the most complex framing jobs, and happy to do the smallest Camframe are for you. Free parking and a great range of frame options are available. A short drive into the Cambridge … Continue reading “Picture framers in Great Chesterford Cambridgeshire UK”
Looking for a picture framers in Cottenham Cambridgeshire? Just a short drive into the heart of the Cambridge business district, Camframe offer a complete bespoke, ready frame, poster frame service for the Cottenham area.
Looking for a picture framers in Shelford Cambridgeshire? Camframe are central Cambridge located and make an easy drive in free parking framing service for the Shelford Cambridgeshire area. Pop in to see us for all bespoke and ready frame services.