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25 07, 2016

Framing Tips and Sales

By |2018-07-28T12:18:40-05:00July 25th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Framing Tips and Sales

Oil paintings generally cost less to frame initially because they don’t need matting and glass. However, they must be maintained periodically. Even in (apparently) good condition, paintings should be cleaned and resealed regularly. Paintings accumulate dirt, residue from cigarette smoke, etc. on their surface so gradually that we don’t notice it. Old varnish yellows, darkens, [...]

15 04, 2013

Oil paintings

By |2016-07-26T12:49:25-05:00April 15th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Most people know how an oil painting is done, but they usually don't know that every oil painting needs a clear sealer to protect it from moisture, dirt, cigarette smoke, etc. Without a sealer, those things penetrate the oil paint itself can cause damage. If a painting was sealed more than 5-10 years ago, it [...]