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How I Frame my Paintings -Update

Posted On: Mar 31, 2018   |   Posted By: Robin Rosenthal's Paintings

How I Frame my Paintings -Update

I first posted this tutorial on February 2015. Since then I've found other/new floating frames that are worth a look:
dickblick.com - Blick Grande Wood Floater FramesSome of these frames may only accommodate painting panels with a cradled backing. In that case the panel attaches to the frame from the backside with screws. Other ways to attach cradled panels to floaters are with some sort of offset clips as shown below. Jerrysartarama.com - Illusions Floater Canvas Frames 3/4" Deep
CanvasPlace.com - 1.25" Deep BLACK Floater Frames
My Post from 2015
Supplies needed (most are available at any local arts and crafts store): floating frame hanging hardware: D-ring hangers and braided picture wire clear all purpose household caulking black foam board mat cutter mat cutting board metal ruler screwdriver I'm using a 6" x 6" floating frame from but you can use any available size to match your painting. I paint on Ampersand...

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