Category: Helpful Tips

ShopForArt Staff Picks – Tom A.

March 3, 2016

  “As a fan of maps and architecture, I love the airport graphics from Naxart Studio (Sherman Oaks, CA). For display in the store, a moderately-sized one in each available…

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Linda Woods, Shop For Art, Art, Decor, Framing

ShopForArt Staff Picks – Denise C.

February 19, 2016

“My favorite images bridge two different categories: Abstract and Space. Each image (from “The Universe” series by Waukesha, WI based Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly’s studio, The Vault) can be perceived and…

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Art, Decor, Framing

Last-Minute Holiday Home Décor

December 18, 2015

Stores, businesses and restaurants have you covered for last-minute holiday gift shopping. But what about last-minute home decorating? Need a festive feel for a spontaneous holiday cocktail party? Keep these…

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Shop Local, The Great Frame Up

Don’t Forget to Shop Local!

November 18, 2015

Did you know that The Great Frame Up is a locally owned and operated small business? That’s right! Our store is owned, operated, and managed by people right from within…

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Art, Decor, Framing

The Dirty Decorating Dozen

November 4, 2015

Decorating mistakes happen to the best of us – even professionals. But, as with so many adventures, live and learn – and don’t repeat those blunders, take it from us!…

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Art, Decor, Framing

5 Tips for Framed Mirrors

September 30, 2015

Custom framed mirrors are a timeless and elegant way to add style, light and sophistication to any space. They can serve to reflect light and brighten dark rooms, reflect and…

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The Great Frame Up, Art, Decor, Framing

Size Matters!

August 31, 2015

Most artwork our customers bring us will hang on a wall without much in the way of size restrictions. Sometimes though we’re asked to frame photos or other art to…

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The Great Frame Up, Art, Decor, Framing

Selecting Art

August 12, 2015

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful”   William Morris Surround yourself with art you love! The most important aspect…

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Art, Decor, Framing

Things to Consider When Custom Framing

July 9, 2015

Ever wonder where to start when you need something framed? We found a great article from Real Simple that can help you get started with the process. Their suggestions include:…

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