Framing and Matting Art For Optimized Artistic Perspective
The simple act of framing a piece of art can transform a work from dime-store quality to living room statement in a flash. But how should you choose picture frames to highlight the power and beauty of your art? Continue reading How to Choose the Best Frame and Mat Board for Your Artwork
Enhance and Protect Your Art Using Photo Mats
Subtle changes to how and under what circumstances you present your photography for sale can radically influence the reactions of potential customers. Framed effectively — using the right precut photo mats, for instance — your work can look extraordinary and potentially sell for much more than you might otherwise expect. Consider deploying the following three “pro tips” for using mat board to sell your art.
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The Benefits of Matboard
Maybe you need a custom mat board to preserve or enhance family art that you discovered in your grandmother’s basement. Or perhaps you’re searching for pre-cut mat board to supply a school or voluntary organization. In either case, you may be slightly confused about the aesthetic and preservation-related benefits of mat board.
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Matboard Experts Help You Master the Hinging and Adhesives Process
Decorative matting board added to a photograph or other piece of artwork creates a finishing touch that makes any framed work look more professional. Here’s the good news: getting that professional look is simple, as long as you can make a great hinge. Here’s all you need to know about hinge-making in seven simple steps.
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The Ins and Outs of Picture Frames
Let’s explore the anatomy of a picture frame. When you understand how your frames are constructed, you can more strategically choose preservation and display methods.
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When you frame artwork, you can display it beautifully while also protecting the piece from wear and tear. A distinguished frame with a custom mat board can also increase the aesthetic and financial value of a piece of art. Artists who are trying to sell their work can use picture matting to create a polished and professional presentation.