Our bespoke framing service is tailor made to your requirements and finished to the highest possible standard up to museum quality mounting.
We have a vast range of moulding to suit whatever you want framing from a family photo to and original oil painting.
We also mount memorabilia from medals, football shirts to babies’ booties.
Bespoke Framing Information:
Types of Glass:
1 – Styrene Glazing: Styrene is the name of Vinyl Benzene, UV stabilized it absorbs many damaging UV wavelengths in natural and artificial light. it is light weight, affordability, and resistance to shattering. Styrene is the most affordable non-glass facing and provides physical protection from dust and scratches.
2 – Float Glass 2mm: Float glass is the most common used glass for framing. Float glass protects your art from dust and scratches only. It does not protect your artwork from harmful UV rays or contain any anti-reflective properties. Blocks up to 45% of UV light and less than 8% light reflection.
3- Art Glass: Is museum conservation quality glass. Conservation Clear® picture framing glass offers the highest level of UV protection available in the industry. Over time exposure to indoor and outdoor UV light rays can contribute to fading and deterioration of art, photographs, and other important personal keepsakes. Conservation Clear glass effectively blocks up to 99% of UV light rays to protect against fading and help keep framed pieces brighter, longer.
1 – Conservation & pure: We only use conservation white core mount boards in our bespoke framing. These are Acid-free and lignin- free cores of alpha cellulose. All colours of mount boards have a white core.
Unless requested otherwise.
2 –Museum boards: These boards are made from multiple plies of smooth 100% cotton paper. Laminated using water-based acid neutral adhesive. These boards are best used for original artwork.
All our frames are bespoke, and we have a large range of frames to suit your needs, we can frame any art from: originals Oil/Water, Limited Prints, Prints, Canvasses, and any type of Photograph.
If you have an item of memorabilia, you would like framed and displayed. We are here to help achieve it. These types of items are usually in a deep box frame and mount on acid free boards and away from the glass. We also offer a Acrylic glass for safety when hanging in a childrens bedroom.
So, on matter what type of item from:
School achievements awards.
War or any type of Medals / Memorabilia.
Babies’ booties or such items.
Wedding day memories.
Music albums/ memorabilia.
University graduation memorabilia.
Our Art Gallery:
Original Art from artists including:
Emma Nicolson (Local Artist)
Richard Barnard (Local Artist)
Susan McAuley (Local Artist)
Some of our Artist offer private commissions, so you can capture those memorable moments with a piece of commissioned Art. (ask in store only)
Limited Prints & Prints:
+ many more
Original Liquid Acrylic Art:
We also have a large range of original Liquid Acrylic Art. Our Liquid Art is where the painting is painted on the reverse of the glass then mounted and framed. Then the Artist hand picks out features in Acrylic Glitter and Swarovski Crystals to give a very stunning 2D effect to any wall.