Our Frame of Mind

A collection of tips, framing techniques and artist insights.

Our Most Popular Blogs of 2022

At the very core of what we do here at American Frame is the belief in the power of art and its potential to transform, beautify, engage, enhance, entrance, intrigue and fulfill. Everyone—from professional artists and museum curators to collectors, homeowners and even kindergarteners—has art well worth framing. It is our passion to help present that art beautifully, and always in the best light.

November 28, 2022

Celebrating Our 2022 Featured Artists

Each and every day, we’re inspired by the artists that make up this amazing community. It’s one of the reasons we’re so passionate about bridging the gap between inspiration and finished work for professionals, hobbyists and aficionados around the world. This year, we had the pleasure of learning from several featured artists and hearing about their personal experiences.

November 17, 2022

Are You Paying Too Much For Custom Picture Framing?

To ensure you’re not overpaying for your custom framing treatment—and that you’re getting the best value for your purchase—keep these tips in mind.

November 8, 2022

Creative Custom Framing Gifts for the Loved Ones in Your Life

From holidays to birthdays and every gift-giving occasion in between, there’s a desire to find something truly special for the loved ones in your life. Often the most valuable gifts are those that are chosen thoughtfully and from the heart—that speak directly to a person’s favorite moments, memories, achievements, passions and dreams.

October 29, 2022

Your Canvas: What’s the Right Frame for It?

The process of choosing the right frame for your canvas is an essential one, as the ideal frame serves to accentuate your art and the environment in which it will reside. It’s the finishing touch that elevates the value and overall aesthetic of your piece. But canvases come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, so selecting the frame that best suits your specific piece can be a daunting effort. Rest assured, we’re here to simplify it for you.

October 18, 2022