National Photography Month

National Photo Month – May 2014

Join us in celebrating National Photo Month, the PMA’s initiative to spark creativity in photography With the winter season (hopefully) behind us, it’s time to look forward to sunshine and clear skies. While we’re all outside dusting off our cameras and shooting anything shiny or colorful, it’s a good season for some friendly competition and …

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custom framing

Heroic Frame Savings!

We admit it, we’re a bit biased toward our Build a Frame product. But what’s not to love about building a custom framed image, poster or print at a fraction of the cost? We’ve all been in that situation where a mainstream hobby/art shop has tried to charge us outrageous amounts for only one custom …

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custom picture frames

To Frame, or Not to Frame?

Framing can become a burden for both client and artist alike. Here are some ways you can save money AND your artist/client relationships. Framing can be a frustrating task for those trying to make a living on their art. Sometimes, even the responsibilities of framing are unclear. Do you leave framing up to the client, …

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charity-water

April 2014 Charity of the Month – Charity:Water

Beginning this April we will be featuring charity:water as our Charity of the Month. From the charity:water website: Mission Statement: charity: water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. We travel the world to find inspiring organizations who are providing long-lasting water and sanitation services, and then …

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colorful picture frames

Colorful Picture Frames – Frame Closeouts

Colorful Picture Frames can be as fun or as classy as you decide. In this post, we’ll show you our personal favorites. Sometimes, you need a frame that goes beyond your typical ornate look or standard simple black. Sometimes an unfinished look is needed for accentuating certain colors or features of a print, or maybe …

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hangpictureframe

Hanging Picture Frames

Interior Design Advice on Hanging Picture Frames Thanks to our friends at the PPFA for retweeting and designer Fred Gonsowski, we found a great guide to hanging picture frames! Not only were there plenty of written instructions, but illustrations to help explain the best practices. The first step in the process is to find the …

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picture frame sales

Weekly Picture Frame Sales – 4/1 – 4/7

Your favorite high-quality, cheap picture frames are now on sale. We’ve got some great deals planned for the first week of April… and no, that was not an April Fool’s joke! Here, we will be going over our standard weekly picture frame sale, and maybe a hint at our upcoming sale later this week! Heavy …

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