Art frames

Framing fine art is more complex than framing a poster or a certificate. The artist usually will want to play a role in the decision. All will depend on what the artist concludes is the message they wish to communicate with the art frame choice. Artists often choose plain wooden frames. Fine art requires that … Continue reading “Art frames”

Large photo frames

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”

Large picture frames

If you are looking for Large picture frames in the UK and online you might want to consider asking your local picture framer for a quote before ordering. Choosing a frame is like choosing clothes. You are making an aesthetic judgment about style and compatibility and its right to want to get it right! Buying any large … Continue reading “Large picture frames”

White photo 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”

Large 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”

A3 white frames

Your local picture framer is drowning in off-cuts. They are sinking in moulding. Space is a premium to the framer. They have to manage their stock in the space they have. If the framer is blessed with a large warehouse to keep old lengths of mouldings then they are in no mood to let you … Continue reading “A3 white frames”

Square picture frames uk

Square picture frames are a very attractive format for framing.  Obviously photographs or artworks need to be square! Your picture framer however should add an extra 5 mil to the mount at bottom of the picture. This is common procedure for two reasons. Framing needs to have wriggle-room to allow the glass and artworks to … Continue reading “Square picture frames uk”