Conservation Quality Framing
At photoART GB we are committed to using the very best materials from the the worlds top framing suppliers. All our frames are made by a skilled craftsman, mitre cut corners are underpinned & glued. Professionally finished with conservation grade framing tape, ready to hang with d-rings and high tensile picture cord applied.
Listed here are some of the materials that we use and the benefits that they provide.
ColourMount mount board:Manufactured in the UK by Slater Harrison Ltd, the range covers over 100 finishes and colours. From Conservation White Core, Cream Core, Black Core and Solid Colour Core. Colourmount mount boards are manufactured to exceed the strict standards set out by the Fine Art Trade Guild.
Daler-Rowney Mount Boards:Manufactured in England, Daler-Rowney White Core Plus Mountboards feature a conservation grade core made from alpha cellulose fibres. The soft natural white colour remains white over time and the core offers a clean, crisp bevel cut. They also meet the Fine Art Trade Guild specifications.
ArtGlass:Artglass AR 70™ reveals the true colours and texture of the framed art – no green tint or optical distortions. Thanks to its anti-reflective coating, which reduces unwanted reflections to less than 1%, nothing prevents viewing the actual content of the framed item. This stunning glass option is proving more and more popular among discerning artists and photographers.
Frame Mouldings:We source our frame mouldings from the country’s leading wholesale supplier of framing materials. Based locally to us we can order in specific mouldings on a next day basis, for those emergency frames! We are constantly reviewing our frame moulding ranges and adding more to our samples regularly. Contemporary and traditional frame moulding samples adorn the walls of our Framing Workshop but if you can’t find what you are looking for on our walls the catalogue showing the complete range is always to hand.
About UsphotoART GB was established in 2005 by Gary Jeffrey and Bob Law, the GB in photoART GB! With many years experience of image handling gained in the traditional photographic darkrooms behind them, Gary and Bob have transferred their knowledge and skills to the digital arena. photoART GB prides itself in the level of personal friendly service provided, and we're always happy to talk through your specific requirements with you, tailoring our services to each individual clients needs.
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