A Good Frame of Mind
“A Good Frame of Mind” is the AmericanFrame.com company blog focused on DIY custom picture framing design, applications and fine art printing. Check in weekly for up-to-date news, views and ideas on how our services can help you achieve the look you want at the price you need. The blog is authored by Laura Jajko, second-generation framer, art lover, collector, and design enthusiast.
Ask Mike
“Ask Mike” is the place for you to find answers to all your technical questions on DIY picture framing, as well as related tools and techniques, all authored by Mike Cromly, Plant Manager and resident framing authority at American Frame. Mike posts bi-monthly and sometimes more, so be sure to make this blog a regular online destination for answers to your framing questions. Mike can be reached directly at askmike@americanframe.com, or by calling 800-774-7793.
At Your Service
Find answers to your website and customer service-related questions at AmericanFrame.com. Learn about account set up, ordering frame components, how to order by frame size, free Art Gallery set-up and more. “At Your Service” is authored by Cheryl Sharp, Director, Customer Service and Office Operations.

Latest blog posts

Jaime Erin Johnson Featured Artist Interview
7/8/2015 11:51:08 AM
Jaime Erin Johnson is a young emerging artist who grew up immersed in nature in the backwoods of Mississippi. It is there that she became fascinated with the concepts of ‘quiet’ & ‘impermanence’ and explores these through her imagery. Jaime’s medium is photography and her methods involve ‘alternative processes’ where she uses digital photography to create a transparency from which she prints her photographs.
Deborah Angilletta Wins Featured Artist Contest
7/7/2015 10:44:09 AM
I am pleased to announce June's Featured Artist Contest winner: Deborah Angilletta. Learn a bit more about Deborah in this press release that was sent to the media. View her gallery or website to see more work.
Matting and Framing a Diploma
6/25/2015 4:01:51 PM
Graduating is an exciting and proud moment in anyone’s lifetime. After working tirelessly for years studying and writing papers you finally have the item you longed for….the diploma! So what do you do with it? After all the hard work and money you spent the last thing you want to do is file it away. That’s where American Frame can help. Frame it and hang it on the wall where you can proudly display and appreciate it everyday!
Happy Father’s Day
6/19/2015 3:14:53 PM
It’s the rare individual that consistently looks forward in life, embraces change, values family above everything else, and sees oneself as a positive force and contributing member of society well into the golden years.
When Picture Framing, What Does H-W-R Mean?
6/12/2015 10:21:55 AM
We often get asked what the H, W, and R measurements on our website mean in relation to our picture frames. Today, we break it down with visuals, in an easy to understand format.