The FrameStore Blog

How to Understand Art From The Eyes of an Artist

a self-portrait of Vincent Van Gogh hanging on a wall

What Is Art to an Artist? When people visit a museum or gallery, they typically only spend about 17 seconds looking at each work. While it’s easy and quick to simply identify an image or object and move on, understanding it is far more difficult — and more rewarding. To truly appreciate art, you need

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Best Summer 2021 Art Exhibitions in Los Angeles

massive mural art exhibition

Los Angeles is one of the world’s premier destinations for art, both contemporary and classic. While you can also find some of the best art museums in Los Angeles, popup exhibitions are becoming just as popular! Check out FrameStore’s list of the top summer art exhibitions in Los Angeles for 2021, and expand your horizons with new and unique experiences!

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Best Art Websites for Kids

a gallery of paintings in a museum

Getting kids and teens interested in art takes more than a visit or two to a staid museum where they have to be quiet and aren’t allowed to touch anything. Even before COVID-19 closed many galleries, museums were already developing interactive exhibits online and in person to appeal to younger audiences and their families.

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Shadow Box Frame Ideas

a wall decorated with canvas and shadow box framed art

Whether you want to decorate your home with keepsakes, art, or anything else, a shadow box could be the perfect way to display these items. From jersey shadow box ideas to pet memorial frame ideas, FrameStore can help you explore your many options. Check out our overview of shadow boxes and choose from our favorite

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Picture Frame Materials 101

stacked frames and artwork

At FrameStore, we strive to provide comprehensive information about all your framing options. Whether you’re getting your fine art custom-framed or you’re exploring your options for a shadow box, our framers work with you one-on-one to craft the perfect frames for your needs. Explore our overview of picture frame materials to learn more about wood,

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How to Make the Most of Visiting a Museum

A woman sits in between two large busts while visiting a museum.

Visiting a museum isn’t something that most of us get to do very often. When we do, it’s often part of a larger trip to another city or even another country. These are rare and special opportunities, so you’ll want to make the most of your museum visit. Today in the FrameStore Blog, we’ll be

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Top 5 Creative Wedding Photo Display Ideas

a custom framed photograph of a smiling bride and her mother

Today in the FrameStore Blog, we’re looking at our favorite wedding photo display ideas: wall collages, panoramas, albums, and more! Your special day is something to hold dear for the rest of your life. That’s why it’s so important to have a good wedding photographer and to elevate that photography with professionally designed picture frames.

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