Tag Archive: design

Artwork + Mats

November 15, 2018

Adding mats to your artwork intensifies the art by adding size, color and depth to what’s being portrayed. Matting adds more impact and enhances your artwork or photo, creating extra…

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Designing Framed Artwork for Your Home

June 1, 2018

Don’t know where to start searching for art for your home?  Determining the proper image, size and placement of new artwork can sometimes seem intimidating. Here are some tips for…

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Five Hot Home Décor Trends for 2018

January 19, 2018

Now that we’ve turned the corner into a new year, it’s time to think about new ways to freshen up your home décor.  While custom picture framing will always be…

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Home = Happy Place

April 24, 2017

Make your home your happy place! Fill your home with décor that reflects your personal style. Here are a few tips to help transition your house into a home. Create a…

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Picture-Perfect Gifts for the Holidays

December 7, 2016

Looking for the perfect gift for a new homeowner or that friend or family member who just can’t get enough of the holidays?  ShopTheGreatFrameUpArt has many picture-perfect solutions! In addition…

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On Trend For Fall

October 5, 2016

Trends seem to change with the seasons. Well, it’s fall again, and you can be sure that there are new things in store! But don’t get too stressed out trying…

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Hang a Gallery Wall Like a Pro

August 27, 2016

Does the idea of finally putting those pictures on the wall give you anxiety? Do you cringe when you think of poking (more) holes in the wall…? Hanging the perfect…

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garment, framed

Primitive Garment from Afghanistan

June 29, 2016

Our Lake Zurich area client traveled many years ago to the back country tribal areas of Afghanistan. She found many handmade garments and also made contact with merchants who she…

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Custom, Framing, Mirrors

Custom Mirror Framing

May 20, 2016

Mirrors of any size or shape can be provided in virtually any frame we carry. We can provide the mirror or we can frame your existing mirror. All of the…

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Prima Ballerina

April 21, 2016

When your daughter has been chosen Prima Ballerina for American Ballet Theater, it’s time for a proud parent to frame. When this client came into the store, she was overwhelmed…

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