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When obtaining custom framing quotes, compare apples to apples

About a couple months ago, a guy came into my studio for a quote for framing an art print.  Based on the size, I quoted about $200.  This included my normal 99% UV filtering glass, 100% Museum Grade cotton rag matting and the double archival backing.  The frame he picked was a nice solid wood Read the full article…

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Preserve those Cherished Family Memories through Proper Framing or Storage

In this age of digital photography, many of us do not think of preserving and protecting past family events caught on photography.  Today, we snap photos of family, friends and events and either leave them on a card or print them from the computer. But, let’s discuss, for a moment, our old family photos.  You Read the full article…

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Michaels Settles Lawsuit Over Deceptive Framing Practices

Another blow to Michaels Arts and Crafts Stores! This time, it was over their fake framing discount “sales”. Michaels, Inc. has agreed to enter into a $1.8 million settlement resulting from allegations of deceptive advertising practices in connection to its “50% Off Custom Framing” coupons brought by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman. Though Read the full article…

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Museum Framing stocks ONLY 100% Museum Quality framing materials

Unlike most framing establishments and Arts and Crafts big box stores, Museum Framing only stocks 100% museum quality framing materials. We only the highest quality 99% UV filtering glass and acrylic. We only stock 100% Museum Grade cotton rag matting. We do NOT carry “acid free” mats because these mats are made of WOOD PULP Read the full article…

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