To Mat Or Not To Mat Your Picture Frame?

Using matting in your picture frame can lead to many factors when selecting both your frame and the matting itself, or you may choose to not use matting at all. Some art mediums require top matting or a fillet* to keep the glass from touching the art itself and damaging it. This and other times, […]

Framing Consultations

Choosing The Right Picture Frames
With so many framing options, it is sometimes hard to decide what is the best frame for your artwork or pictures.  Should it be a wall frame or a table top frame?  How large should the mat be, or do you even need a mat – what would make the artwork look […]

Austin Artwork Frames

Since our musical city is shutting down for the thousands of tourists coming for South By Southwest, we thought we’d use this time to show off some of our favorite Austin framed artwork!  These were all posters done for Austin City Limits that we have created custom frames for.

      

Pieces that have been framed […]

How To Clean Your Paintings

 

Oil paintings are a sensitive media. They can collect stains and dirt over time and most of us do not know how to clean them.  It is actually easier than you think!  We will walk you through the simple process to bring out the original vibrancy in your oil painting.

 

 

How to clean paintings without any […]

What Is A Giclée?

 

For the past month and through June 1st, 2015, we have been highlighting a local artist, Mike Etie. His work is up at The Frame Corner now! Much of Mike’s work that he creates with pastels, he makes into Giclée prints and can customize these into any size you wish.
So… what IS a Giclée?

Giclée (pronounced “zhee-clay”) is […]

Extended Hours!

The Frame Corner now has extended hours!
Our new hours are:
Sunday & Monday:   10AM – 3PM
Tuesday through Saturday:    10AM – 5PM

Come in and see us!

Harmful Frames?

Your Picture Frames May Be
Harming Your Artwork
If you have not inspected your picture frame in the last 6 years, it is a good idea to bring it into The Frame Corner and let us look at it.  Often framed art has the wrong glass, deteriorating mats, and acidic materials that can damage your pieces.  This […]

We’ve Got Frames!

Our selection of custom frames include:

Picture frames
Mirror frames
Painting frames
Shadow boxes
Colored frames
Black frames
Wide frames
Polka-dot frames

 
Any picture or art frame you could possibly want, we have it at The Frame Corner in Austin, Texas.
 
UNIQUE FRAMES

We have a wide variety of unique and exciting quarter frames for canvases. These can be hard to find because not many people […]

Holiday Gifts at The Frame Corner

Picture Framing For Holiday Gifts at The Frame Corner
 

 
The holiday season is upon us.  Now is the time to start framing your special holiday gifts!  At The  Frame Corner in Austin, Texas, we would love to help you with any custom framing or art restoration project that you have in mind.
Our Passion
When it comes to […]

It’s Like A Candy Store for Bike Enthusiasts

There are so many good posters! Ladies and gentlemen, the 1st Annual Austin Bike Poster Show is underway. The show opening was held Thursday, May 6, where the winning poster was announced (see photo gallery to the right). The winning poster was “Commute” by Kevin Nadeau. It combines all of the elements the judges were […]