Bespoke Picture Framing in Oakham, Stamford & Rutland.
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Offering a good selection of quality Picture frames and mount board colour choices.
Giving options of oval, circular, square & rectangular bevel edged mount apertures of all sizes.
Sealing glazings to the frame to help stop those annoying thrip flies.
We are a bespoke Picture Framing business established in 1990 and we have over 30 years experience in the picture framing industry. We source a large supply of outstanding quality picture frames from the most reputable picture frame manufacturers in the UK.
These include contemporary Gold & Silver frames along with coloured mouldings. We also have an extensive range of Oak and Ash mouldings in their natural state or in our specialised hand stained and hand painted finished process. These include Antique, Tudor and Dark distressed and Limed finishes.
We also have a selection of exclusive ornate gold & silver hand made english swept frames
We use DALER mount boards with varying degrees of preservation.
Dale White Core Board has a pure white core that holds its colour for the life of the board. It offers a clean, crisp bevel cut. Each board is lignin free, alkaline sized, pH neutral and is calcium carbonate buffered to stretch its lifespan by minimising the effects of atmospheric pollutants. The range is available in 120 colours
Daler Conservation board.
The core is made from alphacellulose fibres, featuring a soft natural white colour that holds its colour. Each board is alkaline sized, acid free and calcium carbonate buffered for enhanced durability and longevity. Boards are lignin free with no optical brighteners. Cover papers are colour fast, resilient and bleed resistant.
Manufactured in the UK.
Daler Museum Boards
Solid boards made from 100% pure natural cotton fibres, Daler Museum Boards are available in 2 colours; White and Antique. Each board is neutral sized, acid free and calcium carbonate buffered for enhanced durability and longevity. Ideal for use with valuable works of art or antique documents, boards are lignin free with no optical brighteners.
Manufactured in the UK.
Bespoke Preservation Picture Framing
This comes at a price above standard bespoke picture framing. Doing things the right way means potentially more effort and time and inevitably more cost. It does require special materials and techniques that is always more expensive than the everyday framing practices on the market.
Picture Glass for Picture Framing
WE DO NOT SELL PICTURE GLASS TO THE TRADE.
All glass available is for the purpose of bespoke picture framing in our workshop.
Float Picture Glass
2mm high quality float glass for picture framing.
We stock excellent 2mm float glass in any size up to 36″ x 48″.
3mm Acrylic Plastic Glazing
This is an acrylic abrasion resistant plastic. It is very difficult to scratch and able to withstand greater impact than glass and we use this excellent glazing to send framed picture abroad. We have also used this glazing on large pictures in public places and as a security glazing for box frames holding antique items in public offices.
We supply conservation Tru Vue clear were maximum UV protection is required and Tru Vue AR Reflection Free were maximum clarity is required.
Preservation Picture Framing
Preservation Picture Framing is a method of bespoke picture framing with the ambition of preserving something, whether it be a work of art with intrinsic value or photograph’s of sentimental value.
In this process of bespoke picture framing, the act of conservation, preservation and protection are uppermost in the mind of the framer.
We specialise in preserving your artwork & memories for longer
Using preservation picture framing materials that are acid free and offering glazing that will best protect artwork from harmful UV light.
As part of our preservation picture framing practice we can also seal glazings to the frame to help stop thrip flies and atmospheric pollutions.(This is also dependant on the type of glass used)