Gold Coast Picture Framing

At Dawson’s Gold Coast Picture Framing in Ashmore, we specialize in luxury custom made picture frames for your artworks, photography, memorabilia, canvas stretching and conservation framing requirements.

Measuring up a 1960's newspaper print for picture framing in Ashmore on the Gold Coast
Measuring up a 1960’s newspaper print for picture framing in Ashmore on the Gold Coast

 

What is involved in Gold Coast Luxury Picture Framing?

 

Luxury picture framing refers to the high-end and sophisticated art of framing artwork, photographs, or other valuable items in a manner that complements their aesthetic appeal and enhances their overall presentation. Here is a description of the key elements and characteristics often associated with luxury picture framing:

  1. High-Quality Materials: Luxury picture frames are crafted using premium materials such as solid wood, metals like gold or silver, or exotic materials like mother-of-pearl or fine leathers. These materials not only provide durability but also add a touch of elegance and luxury to the frame.
  2. Customization: Luxury framing often involves customizing the frame to suit the specific artwork or item being framed. This includes selecting the frame style, dimensions, color, and finish to create a unique and personalized presentation that complements the artwork’s style, theme, and colors.
  3. Attention to Detail: Every aspect of luxury picture framing is executed with meticulous attention to detail. From precise measurements to ensure a perfect fit, to expertly cut and joined corners, every step in the framing process is executed flawlessly to create a visually stunning final product.
  4. Conservation Grade Techniques: Luxury framers often employ conservation-grade techniques and materials to ensure the long-term preservation of the artwork. These techniques may include acid-free mats, UV-protective glass or acrylic, and archival mounting methods to protect the artwork from fading, discoloration, or damage caused by environmental factors.
  5. Embellishments and Decorative Elements: Luxury frames may incorporate additional embellishments and decorative elements to enhance their visual appeal. This can include ornate carvings, gold leaf accents, inlays, or intricate patterns, adding an extra layer of luxury and sophistication to the frame design.
  6. Professional Craftsmanship: Luxury picture framing is typically performed by highly skilled and experienced craftsmen who possess a deep understanding of art and design principles. Their expertise allows them to create frames that not only protect and enhance the artwork but also elevate its aesthetic value.

 

Accurately measuring a picture frame profile at Dawsons Picture Framing in Ashmore on the Gold Coast
Accurately measuring a picture frame profile at Dawsons Picture Framing in Ashmore on the Gold Coast

Overall, luxury picture framing is characterized by the use of high-quality materials, customization, attention to detail, conservation-grade techniques, embellishments, and professional craftsmanship. It aims to create a visually striking and elegant display for valuable and cherished artworks.

At Dawson’s Framing, our staff treat every artwork with care, professionalism and respect. Visit us instore to experience our five star service and to learn more about how we can frame your special project in the best manner possible.

Our services include:

  • Photography matting and framing
  • Canvas Stretching and floating
  • Creative Memorabilia Framing
  • Classic framing of historic and modern paintings
  • Framing of illustrations
  • Handcrafted custom design frames
  • Glass replacements
  • Wide format Fine Art printing

If you’re serious about quality and professional picture framing, contact us or request a quote to get started on this special process.

Graham Reynolds, master picture framing expert, at Dawsons Framing on the Gold Coast, stands next to a handcraft, gold leafed frame he completed for the Charles Blackman artwork.
Graham Reynolds, master picture framing expert, at Dawsons Framing on the Gold Coast, stands next to a handcraft, gold leafed frame he completed for the Charles Blackman artwork.

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