PICTURE FRAMING BASICS

What is a picture frame? It is a protective and decorative edging around a picture such as a painting or photograph. It is a way of displaying your work neatly and it compliments your surroundings and aesthetically integrates with it.There are various forms of picture...

HOW TO CLEAN AN OIL PAINTING

Oil paintings are a unique and sensitive media. They can collect dirt and stains over time, and you might be at a loss on how to clean them — you can’t use water, paint thinner, alcohol, or any abrasive force. Fear not! It’s simple to bring out the...

TIPS TO SELECT THE PERFECT FRAME

Pictures and Frames: Bringing the Two TogetherTip 1: Start with the artWhat you’re framing is the first thing to consider.  What is the medium?  An autographed photo, a hockey jersey, an oil on canvas and a child’s watercolor all have different...