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Exciting times! You've received your new frame and now you need to get your much-loved picture, painting or artwork framed up. It won't take long thanks to this step by step guide.
Please note that this article refers to framing your picture in our custom wood frames. If you have an aluminium picture frame, please view this article instead.
Fitting your picture and attaching your hanging fixings should take about 3 minutes.
Start by placing your artwork face down on the worktop.
After you've checked all your parts are there, you can start framing your picture. First up you need to remove all the components from the inside of the frame.
Ordered a mount? You'll need to secure your picture to the back of the mount with tape.
Read a more detailed guide on attaching your picture to a mount.
Ordered our Clarity+ Acrylic? Remove the blue protective film from both sides.
At this point it is recommended clean your glazing, Although we make every effort to minimise the amount of dust in our factory, some may still be present, This final clean will ensure there are definitely no pesky particles when the picture is in the frame.
Once you are satisfied that the glazing is completely clear:
After reinserting all the frame pieces, you can turn the framed picture over to make sure you're happy with the alignment.
All our frames are suitable to hang. If you're leaning your frame on a shelf then you don't need to complete the following steps.
Pass the cord through the D-Rings and then pull tight. Cut away any excess string you may have and make sure its fastened securely.