A gilded picture frame, also called a gold leaf picture frame, is the result of applying a thin layer of gold leaf to a wooden picture frame. Sometimes imitation gold is also used on other picture framing materials for a similar look. This decorative technique has been used for centuries and is now applied to give a frame a luxurious look. While the trend itself has stood the test of time, these frames may become worn, damaged, or faded as time passes.
Canvas is a popular medium for painters both novice and famous. Once the artwork is complete, it is time to decide how best to frame it for others to admire. While traditional fine art framing is great for some paintings, other paintings on canvas look best with their edges visible in a floater frame or with no frame at all.
Canvas stretching refers to placing a blank canvas on stretcher bars before the artist begins painting, while a gallery wrap involves wrapping a completed, loose canvas around stretcher bars so that it can be hung. At Rosenbaum Framing, we offer both canvas stretching and gallery wrap services for artists and their completed paintings.
Already halfway through 2020, the year is passing by quickly. With coronavirus still at large, home improvement and interior design projects might be your priority. Take advantage of your time at home and jump on these framing trends from 2020 before it is too late.
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, many nursing homes have stopped allowing visitors for the safety of their residents. Unfortunately, this means that several people are unable to see their parents, grandparents, or other loved ones for the time being. Although you cannot be together in person, you can still make your loved one feel special and be together in spirit.
If you are in possession of a beautiful oil painting that could use a little touch up, cleaning oil paintings can help aged artwork get back to its original vivid colors and enhance smalls details that were lost over time. Continue reading “How to Clean an Oil Painting”
After our clients use our fine art framing services in Boca Raton, they are ready to show off their artwork proudly in their home or office; but hanging fine art is more challenging than many people realize. Not only do you need to find the perfect spot to display that beautiful piece of work, you also want to make sure it is hung properly.
Shipping art from one place to another can be a challenge, especially if you are trying to move an expensive piece of fine art or a framed family heirloom. You want to make sure that your art makes it there safely in one piece.
Working from home does not have to mean working in a makeshift space. Especially if you will be working from home for an extended amount of time or having clients visit, you need home office décor that elevates your space, helps you look professional, and helps to keep you creative or productive.
Not everyone has a keen eye for art, but that does not mean that your home or office can’t look like it was professionally decorated. Even if you feel like you have a better art sense than most, a professional art consultant can help take your art collection to the next level. Especially if you are trying to get into the investment art game, you need an art consultant by your side.
You have probably heard the old saying that breaking a mirror leads to seven years of bad luck. Whether or not you are superstitious, if you are moving a mirror any time soon, you want to make sure that it makes it to its new location in one piece. As providers of professional art framing services, we have tips on everything from how to pack a mirror correctly to how to move a mirror without breaking it.