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Not All Picture Frames are Created Equal

Not All Picture Frames are Created Equal

At Custom Picture Framer of Glenside, we like to build frames that stand the test of time. Some modern framing aesthetics call for mouldings that are VERY thin. In fact, some are so thin they cannot support the weight of a framing package (art, matting, backing and...

Thomas Brummett Photographs

Thomas Brummett Photographs

We recently had the opportunity to frame two large Thomas Brummett photographs for a client.  For these beautiful pieces, we chose a sleek modern treatment which included a grey maple shadow box frame by Picture Woods, a raised float mount on a neutral grey mat and...

Vintage Advertising Posters

Vintage Advertising Posters

We recently framed a few ad posters from the early to mid 20th century: a “Monaco” poster by artist J Ramel, a “Martini & Rossi” by Marcello Dudovich, and a WWI “Liberty Bond” poster (artist unknown) .  Consider for a moment the temporary nature of advertisement...