Elsinore Framing Blog

Framing Center in Salem, OR

We keep current with industry standards in our framing department and want to keep you informed. 

What Materials Are Used To Frame A Picture?

What Materials Are Used To Frame A Picture?

At the Elsinore Framing & Art Gallery, we have framed almost anything you imagine.  From simple poster framing to complex and intricate collages, we have seen it all.  But for the novice art collector or artist, it’s difficult to know just what types of framing...

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Can Picture Frames Be Different shapes?

Can Picture Frames Be Different shapes?

Traditional picture frames have, for centuries been limited to basic squares, rectangles and the occasional oval frame.  We are breaking free of this limitation by offering many options in custom-shaped framing.  From quality ready-mades in rounds, fan-shapes and flag...

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Where do I go to get a picture framed?

Where do I go to get a picture framed?

Obviously, we’d love for everyone to choose our frame shop, but we realize that we might be too far away for from you to make that practical.  If you’re out on the hunt for picture framing, you’ll find a wide variety of frame shops, craft stores and online options. ...

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What Does Framing A Picture Cost?

What Does Framing A Picture Cost?

At the Elsinore framing & gallery, we field a lot of calls about the cost of picture framing.  It is a difficult question to answer in most cases because most callers simply don’t know the right questions to ask. Typically, if someone is calling for a framing...

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How Long Does It Take To Frame A Picture?

How Long Does It Take To Frame A Picture?

At the Elsinore framing & gallery, we are often faced with project deadlines on framing that would make other framers cringe.  Most often however, most clients just want the project completed correctly and are more concerned about the finished design than the...

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Picture Framing Salem Oregon

Picture Framing Salem Oregon

Where do you find picture framing in the Salem Oregon area?  Well, for those of you who know us as an art gallery, you might be surprised to learn that custom picture framing has been our primary business for over thirty years.  Our history, as a business started with...

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Salem, Oregon Picture Framing Company

Salem, Oregon Picture Framing Company

Salem Oregon is a great place to live and to do business.  I suppose it’s part of our pioneering spirit but Oregonians seem to want to have all of the advantages of big city life while keeping the traditional values of small town America.  We have our share of...

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Finding Custom Framing In Salem, OR. For Art

Finding Custom Framing In Salem, OR. For Art

If you’re out on the web searching for custom framing shops in the Salem, Oregon area, be aware that your results might not be what you expect.  You could end up looking at builders and contractor sites for framing houses instead of picture framing.  To narrow your...

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11 Creative Uses For Frames

11 Creative Uses For Frames

11 Creative Uses for Ready-Made FramesPicture frames can do so much more than capture a beloved piece of art. Here at Elsinore Framing, we are always dazzled by the many uses that customers find for our ready-made frames. People purchase our “Frame it...

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Best Ideas to Improve Your Office Atmosphere

Best Ideas to Improve Your Office Atmosphere

How Artwork Can Revamp the Attitude of an Office Discovering the right corporate art can be difficult. Many offices want artwork that not only compliments their mission and their business, but also adds interest to their premises. Additionally, while past...

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You can find Thousands of styles of frames at Elsinore Framing in many different materials

Frame Your Memories

Your art and framing choices should reflect your style and personality. After all, these artworks have significance and meaning to you. Investing in quality design and framing can make a world of difference in how these memories are preserved and enjoyed for the future. “We don’t just frame pictures, we frame memories.”