The Morso like any piece of equipment is only as good as the craftsperson is experienced in using it. It is not as simple as delivering one downward blow with the foot and bobs-your-uncle, the perfect corner cut. The Morso has two very sharp cutting blades. The inner cutting surface is flat whereas the outer … Continue reading “Top tip to cut perfect corners with the morso”
There are fewer framers in Cambridge now than at any recent time. Retirement has seen to a few recently. Camframe is well established and continues to provide a complete bespoke framing service for the Cambridge community. Camframe is based at St Barnabas Press, a thriving artists printing and studio space. It is the place to … Continue reading “Need to frame a picture in Cambridge?”
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”
Mounts are commonly used when framing works of art on paper including photographs, drawings and watercolours. Anything on paper needs to be kept away from the glass to avoid moisture damaging the paper. Air needs to circulate to ensure the longevity of all artworks on paper. Mounted pictures in frames are designed to offer protection from acid but … Continue reading “Picture frame mounts”
Choosing a frame Wooden frames are ideal for framing fine art and are a popular frame choice. Hardwood molding in oak and ash are perfect for all types of fine art. Fine art oil paintings on canvas are often framed with a simple wooden strip around the stretcher frame. This can be attached to the … Continue reading “Buy wooden picture frames online”
We stock a great range of frame moldings and we will go out of our way to find the right frame choice for your artwork.