Picture Frame Blog

Friday, August 9, 2019

Your work isn’t just important to you. It’s important to us, too. So we’re taking extra steps to make preserving it easier than ever within our ordering system. 

Now, when you design a custom frame package, the default mat and mounting board will be acid-free and conservation-quality instead of our General Purpose line of products.

Thursday, August 1, 2019
On their wedding day, my grandmother gave my grandfather a cross-shaped pendant. He cherished and never took off until he passed away last year. Since then it has been hiding in a drawer in my jewelry box. I had almost forgotten about it until I was looking for some earrings last week. I thought it was a shame that something so special was tucked away, and I decided to frame it so it can always be on display.
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Sometimes, an image needs a specialty printing substrate to really make it pop. Take landscapes and waterscapes for example. An extra metallic touch can lend interest to your photograph, giving the water a realistic glistening effect. At American®Frame, we have two great options for printing substrates that will give your photograph a metallic look
Thursday, August 1, 2019

Aaron Bivins is always focused on improving. 

The former Toledo Public Schools junior high art teacher paints in a variety of media, from acrylic and watercolor to pencil, and portrays anything from nature scenes to portraits, all to keep challenging himself and growing as an artist.

Thursday, August 1, 2019
Moving your picture frames may cause scratches or dings. And if you’re on your way to a gallery show or art fair, a nicked frame could make a bad first impression on a judge or potential buyer.