How to Calculate the Outside Dimension of a Picture Frame / Frame Destination Inc.
Art and mathematics may seem like odd bedfellows; however, understanding how to properly measure and choose the right size frame display based on the venue separates the art-show-ready professionals from the amateurs If you are submitting art to a gallery or setting up a booth for an art show, one of the most important measurements you should be concerned with is the outside dimensions of your framing package. What Are the Outside Dimensions of a Picture Frame? This is the exterior dimension of the frame moulding, measured from edge to edge of the picture frame. This is often confused with the picture frame size, which typically refers to the outside dimension of what is INSIDE the picture frame. The reason the outside dimensions of a picture frame is so important is because galleries…
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How to Transfer Images with Gel Medium
Get ready to make some gel-medium magic! It’s all about putting your favorite images on everything from wood to canvas to fabric and more. In this tutorial, ...
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Art shouldn’t cost a dime. From Madrid to Washington, D.C., and Tokyo to Mexico City, the people of the world agree: Art is a public service, and seeing it should be absolutely free. Thankfully, that’s the motto at many of the globe’s finest art museums. Here, 15 of our favorite free-to-enter art...
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Residential solar power is on a sharp rise in the United States as photovoltaic systems become cheaper and more powerful for homeowners. A 2012 study by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) predicts that solar ... Read more
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Designing Custom Mat Boards / Frame Destination Inc.
After spending quite a bit of time mulling over the choice of picture frame, the decision-making seems to be over—until you get to the mat board. While it’s certainly fine to choose the standard white or cream mat board, you can create a truly striking visual effect with the right color and style Customizing mat boards involves not only the selection of mat board type, including temporary or archival, but the color and number of mat boards, as well as the size of the window opening—or if there is one at all. When Not to Use a Mat Board While not a requirement in a picture frame package, mat board offers protection along with its visual appeal by ensuring the artwork does not touch the glazing. However, some artwork, such as posters or…