1st Aug 2017

How to Hang Standoff Prints and Set Your Art Apart

2017-08-18T14:05:49+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: Acrylic and Plexiglass Mounting, Framing, Professional Printing|

Watch the Artisan how-to video, follow the easy step by step directions and see how simple it is to hang your stunning standoff art prints.

23rd Feb 2017

5 Great Ways to Use Direct to Sintra Prints

2017-06-22T11:00:51+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Art, ArtisanHD, Color, Direct to Substrate Printing, Framing, Interior Design, Marketing, Photography, Retail Display and Point of Purchase, Wall Art|Tags: , , , , , , |

Use direct to Sintra prints for all artwork needs. From corporate uses like in an office or at a retail display, to custom wall art in your home and backyard.

1st Apr 2011

How to Build a Light Box Display

2017-07-19T02:49:26+00:00 April 1st, 2011|Categories: Direct to Substrate Printing, Framing, Retail Display and Point of Purchase, Signs, Trade Show Booth, Wall Art, Window Film and Window Graphics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Learn how to build your own DIY art light box display and how to print your artwork to display brilliantly when backlit with some help from ArtisanHD.

1st Aug 2010

Archive your art with the right finishing

2017-09-21T21:58:16+00:00 August 1st, 2010|Categories: Art, Framing|Tags: |

Artwork that you have printed or bought is an investment. Think of mounting and framing as preserving your asset. Choosing the right type of mounting board, mating, and frame can mean the difference between the piece lasting for years or generations.Acid free materials should be used when dry mounting and framing your work. This not [...]

1st May 2009

Framing that is environmentally friendly

2015-11-24T14:16:15+00:00 May 1st, 2009|Categories: Framing|Tags: |

We have had the privilege to use Larson-Juhl frame molding as part of an order fulfillment program for one of our national clients. It is good to know that not only does Larson-Juhl provide superior looking frames, but also that they care about their environmental impact in harvesting the wood to make their product. Larson-Juhl [...]

1st Mar 2009

How to hang a picture frame

2016-02-21T22:26:14+00:00 March 1st, 2009|Categories: Framing, Interior Design|Tags: |

For many hanging picture frames can be a frustrating and daunting task. There are several methods to achieve the look you would like for your decor. This one posted on Instructables takes in to consideration the average eye level of most viewers, and then uses that magical number 66" from the floor to find the [...]

1st Dec 2007

Painted glass photo mat

2017-09-21T22:40:39+00:00 December 1st, 2007|Categories: Art, Design, Framing, Interior Design, Photo Gifts|Tags: , |

This is a great way to add a personal touch to your artwork for yourself, or as a gift. You can use items that you may already have laying around the house. Nothing too out of the ordinary that a quick trip to an art supply store couldn't take care of. Instructables is a great [...]

1st Sep 2007

Out of the box

2017-09-21T22:42:52+00:00 September 1st, 2007|Categories: Art, Framing, Photo Murals, Photography|

We have recently been working with Michael Iaquinta of Montages by Nature. He is an artist located in Shoreline, Washington who takes landscapes to a whole new level. Or levels as the case may be. We have printed for him large landscapes on metallic paper. He will then cut them up in to panels and [...]

1st Jun 2007

Step up

2017-09-21T22:48:58+00:00 June 1st, 2007|Categories: Design, Framing, Interior Design|Tags: , |

Creating any wall arrangement can be a quite a project. Adding an angle on top of it makes it even more of a challenge. Better Home and Gardens has some great tips on how to make a knock out photo gallery for your stairway. Taping up paper templates first to confirm your arrangement can save [...]

1st Jan 2007

The Frame Game

2017-09-21T22:55:21+00:00 January 1st, 2007|Categories: Framing|

We see a wide variety of finishing styles with the prints we produce. Some people prefer a sleek minimal approach and others insist on traditional matting and framing. Whatever your preference, this article makes some great points about professional framing and installation placement as well as the archival and preservation aspects of framing your artwork.The [...]