Properly Sizing Your Artwork for Print: Leaving a Relief for Signing

Just as there are special steps that need to be taken if an additional white border is wanted around a print, similar steps must be taken to add a border to a piece of artwork if a relief is desired around the print (when matted) or if the artist would like to sign it.

MikeC | 2/25/2015 11:26:42 AM | 2 comments

Oversized Wood Picture Frame: How to Properly Join the Corners

Follow these steps to properly assemble an unassembled wood picture frame.

MikeC | 2/18/2015 10:03:24 AM | 12 comments

Framing a Piece of Fabric

Frame a piece of fabric to inexpensively add excitement, pattern and color to your walls. This simple tutorial will walk you through the steps and in the end you’ll have a beautiful piece to hang on the wall!

MikeC | 2/4/2015 11:07:11 AM | 11 comments

About this blog

Mike Cromly
So, who’s Mike? He is the man behind the mission of getting your picture frames produced and out the door quickly, correctly, with custom frame shop quality. Once your order is placed, it is in the hands of Mike and the many people he has trained over his 35+ years with the company. A natural teacher, he loves to tinker and experiment. Of course he has a nice office, but we rarely find him there. Working in the plant and improving our processes is his passion. Outside of American Frame, Mike is an outdoorsman, avid fisherman, devoted family man and Ohio State Buckeye fan. Mike's Twitter
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