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FrameWorx is a service, fabricator, retailer and resource for all your visually creative projects {all things ART}.  Born and located near beautiful Virginia Beach’s oceanfront area, FrameWorx has specialized in custom picture framing and fine art services since 1990.

Personal, Professional Service isn’t always expensive… but it is always PRICELESS.

SERVICE  It’s all about you. With over 25 years of experience in helping clients select the perfect artwork and custom framing for their taste and space, we’re here to help you express your personal style.  We guide our clients through such processes as choosing art, framing and décor/color scheme selection + more. How may we serve you today?
ART {very fine}  From local to international, original to reproduction, etching to sculpture, we offer works of fine art on paper, canvas, textile, metal, wood, glass, acrylic…even wall paper!  Can’t find what you’re looking for? Let us find – or create – it for you!
FRAMES {the finest}  Your treasures deserve the best. Our custom framing materials and techniques will protect your keepsakes and artwork. Our craftsmanship and design team will make them look fabulous!
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Custom Picture Framing: The Best Way to Show Your Love of Art

Show your love for art by framing it. Framed artwork allows you to showcase and preserve it for years to come. Custom picture framing is the best way to go: Nothing beats the look, protection, and personal touch of having your beloved art framed by a professional custom picture framer.

Every piece of art, as well as treasured photos and memorabilia, deserves to have a unique, well-designed frame with high quality materials, craftsmanship and appropriate techniques. This can only be performed by an experienced picture framing expert.

Frames are vital when it comes to creating a first impression. You might have fantastic art but if it's in a frame that doesn't suit the art style or clashes with your decor it can end up spoiling the whole effect. Custom picture frames come in many different materials and styles. A professional framer with experience can guide you to the end product that will make all the difference.

Framing can be considered to be an extension of your art. Custom frames will preserve your picture and ensure that it stays in good condition over an extended period. In addition to protecting your picture collection, custom picture frames also enrich the appearance of your artwork.

Why go through the trouble of hiring a custom picture framing service when you can just buy a ready-made frame? Custom picture framing services don't just produce any frame; they create a design based on your individual taste. This means that you get to enjoy a personalized picture frame that you cannot find in any picture frame shop since the frame is based on your imagination. You get to choose the materials and colors as well as the layout of the frame. You can rely on your framer's design and framing experience in helping guide your selections to come up with a satisfying result you can enjoy for years.

Unless a frame shop has been recommended or advertised, you may search the internet for a respected gallery. Use caution when doing this, especially when the item you'd like to frame is of any value to you.
Before you hire a custom picture framing service in Virginia Beach, there are factors to consider. Some of these factors include:
1. Budget.
It would be wise to disclose your intended budget limits before starting to choose a design because that can rule out choices that would extend beyond what you're willing to spend and save you time.

2. Glazing - If your framing application requires glazing, consider the glass quality and the types of glass available to protect your art and enhance your design.

3. Matting - There are many types of matboard for all different applications. If your art is on paper, a mat can provide a space between the art and glazing necessary to protect the art. Matting can also be used to enhance the colors in the artwork that you want to emphasize, or give your art "breathing room" when a frame alone would look too small or "closed in".

4. Mounting board - If your art requires mounting, It's recommended that you use a mount board that is protective, or at least neutral to your art. Some mounting boards can actively harm your pictures with acid and out-gassing.

FrameWorx offers a wide variety of art featuring original artwork by artists from around the world. 5 Star picture framing Virginia Beach!

Contact us 757-491-0098 for a consultation.

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