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“New Religion” Round Top Cathedral Shaped Frame

Half Circled Frame Gallery Photo

Painting by Conor Waton of Dublin Ireland, titled “New Religion”. The Round – Top Cathedral shaped frame measuring 48 x 72” was built by us, Crone’s Custom Woodworking. This frame is made of poplar, a white closed grain hardwood and stained dark espresso. The profile is very wide yet is simple and keeps one’s […]

Difference between Stained or Painted Frames

Difference between Stained or Painted Frames

Paint hides the grain completely; stain simply colors the grain. Stain often brings out the character of the wood grain particularly in species such as poplar or oak. It soaks into open pores and exposes beauty otherwise not as noticeable. Stained hardwood attempts match other items in a room or theme. Our painted frames are […]