How to Frame a Painting (Tutorial)

Hi Everyone!

Today I am writing about how to frame a painting. I get emails about how I frame my paintings, I am no expert, but this is how I do it, and it works for me, even when I exhibit my paintings. So here goes.

painting and frame

Painting and Frame ©Cindy Williams

 

 

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Remove the little stand on the back of the frame.

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Insert the painting

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Put backing on frame

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Tape the edges to look neat

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Measure where you want to install the hanger (I use “D” rings)

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Mark the place for the d-ring

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Screw d-ring into place,  make sure it’s secure!

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get your heavy cord string…. you will have to determine the length

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cut cord to desired length

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Check to make sure the hanging cord does not extend past the top of the frame

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When you are satisfied with the length, tie the cord

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Tape the ends of the cord and test to see if it is safe to hang

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Finished product

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You can do these your way, but this is just my way, so I decided to add this tutorial.

Thank you very much for visiting!

I appreciate you all! 🙂

Cindy

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