Art

Custom Picture Frames – Do It Yourself Picture Frames

Custom picture framing is easy with us–and is especially useful for those who love Do-it-Yourself craft projects! However, we did make some changes when moving to our new website. Check out the video below to learn how to quickly and efficiently order your custom picture frame sizes. Doing big projects yourself can save you and your family hundreds of dollars…

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Custom Art Framing: Guest Blogger

cheap picture frames

So your standard print size is 16×20, and you have lots of large format, medium format, and high-quality digital photos that you would like to see hanging on your own walls, and those of your family and friends. For professional and archival results, you could use fine art paper, museum rag, Nielsen frames, and acrylic glazing, but the materials for…

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Free Picture Frames?

Picture Frames

That’s right! Well, conditionally of course. We can’t just GIVE away our frames… But we are holding an art blogging contest on our Facebook page for artists, interior decorators and designers of all kinds. This is a chance to not only receive FREE Frame USA gift cards of at least $25, but to also gain additional exposure as an artist…

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Visionaries and Voices Celebrates 6 Years at Frame USA

VV 6th Anniversary at Frame USA

Friday April 12, 2013 – Visionaries and Voices Tri-county celebrated it’s 6th year in the Frame USA manufacturing and warehouse facility. The celebration kicked off at 5:00 PM and lasted until 7:30 PM at their Studio,  225 Northland Blvd., Cincinnati, Ohio. Visionaries + Voices is a non-profit arts organization that supports artists with disabilities. This year the celebration included an Artist and…

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Our Most Popular Black Picture Frames

Black photo frames for walls are extremely popular with many different artists and photographers. The diversity that a black frame offers artwork is vast to say the least, and we offer a very wide variety of black picture frames. Check out our list of the most popular black picture frames! 1. Corporate Black Corporate frames come in three different profiles…

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What are the Different Types of Picture Framing Glass?

Frame Glazings - Museum Glass

Picture framing glass (“glazing,” “conservation glass,” “museum quality glass”) usually refers to flat glass or acrylic (“plexi”) used for framing artwork and for presenting art objects in a display box (also, “conservation framing”). Source – Wikipedia When having your artwork framed, there are several choices available when it comes to the type of “glass”, “glazing”, or “facing” that can be…

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Custom Picture Framing

business picture frames

Custom retail framing is significantly different than wholesale and bulk buying.  The advantage to retail, is that you get to personalize that final product every step of the way, and you get to see it on the artwork before you purchase! Instead of seeing the products separately in an online forum, you can actually stack the products, mix and match,…

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New Farmhouse Barnwood Picture Frames

Farm House Picture Frames

One of our customer’s favorite frame styles would have to be our Barnwood series. Its main aesthetic comes from the knots and imperfections that make up the frame–yes, this is real wood from real barns. Many of our customers who focus on photography or more rustic art find these frames to be among their favorites, completing beautiful compositions based on bright,…

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Making A Frame Collage

Sometimes your regular, run-of-the-mill frame simply won’t get the job done. While a frame can truly go a long way and be sized to anyone’s palette, the standard is that one frame will support one image. This can be limiting if you have several pictures and only a limited amount of space, or you  have a vast amount of pictures…

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Your room ain’t got no alibi, its ugly! Yeah, yeah it’s ugly!

U-G-L-Y, Your room ain’t got no alibi, its ugly! Yeah, yeah it’s ugly! We’re excited and acting kind of silly about our contest we just launched on Facebook. Not to mention it’s one of the first times we’ve publicly launched our Ebay store and its awesomeness, which has us even more excited. Basically, we can hardly breathe we are so…

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Ralph Steadman

Ralph Steadman, born in 1936, is an artist of many different talents.  While he started out as a cartoonist, throughout the years of his practice, he evolved into many different fields of creativity.   On his site (www.ralphsteadman.com), he mentions that his classics include “Alice in Wonderland”, “Treasure Island”, and “Animal Farm”. As a publish writer, his books include the lives…

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