Our Frame of Mind

A collection of tips, framing techniques and artist insights.

New Addition to Our Assembled Wood Frames: Flexible Framer’s Points

Learn everything you need to know about our addition of flexible framer’s points to assembled wood frames that include acrylic and mounting or mat boards.

May 10, 2022

The Biggest Week in American Birding: 5 Tips to Display Your Avian Photography

Get need-to-know information about The Biggest Week in American Birding, plus valuable tips on framing and displaying your avian photographs.

May 1, 2022

Artist Profile: Elaine Mickel, Mother’s Day Special Feature

“A work of art is as inexplicable to me as a working relationship. How it came to be is a mystery to me , but I enjoy its presence. The process of work is a stimulating conversation between me and what occurs on the drawing surface. There is no chatter – attention and involvement are paramount. I control the process but I do not direct it. I must leave myself open to the voice.” - Elaine Mickel

April 26, 2022

How To Order a Custom Frame at AmericanFrame.com

Ordering a custom picture frame online is easy using the AmericanFrame.com design tool. Here follows a short step-by-step walkthrough of our system.

April 19, 2022

4 of the Most Meaningful Framed Gift Ideas for New Parents

Get creative and unique ideas for framed gifts that commemorate a pregnancy, baby shower or birth in the most meaningful of ways. 

April 8, 2022