Polkadot Pictures & Framing offers a bespoke, professional picture framing service in the Leeds/Wetherby area. As well as framing watercolour paintings, prints and photographs on behalf of customers, Polkadot
A frame to complement the picture and the mount can be selected from the choice of around 250 contemporary frames offered by Polkadot Pictures & Framing. A selection of frame styles can be seen at the following links:
• Original watercolour paintings and prints. See Commissions for examples of some of the paintings and prints which customers have brought to Polkadot Pictures for framing.
By using the affordable picture framing service offered by Polkadot Pictures & Framing, a home can soon be enhanced with beautifully displayed pictures. To discuss your picture framing requirements with Polkadot Pictures & Framing, please get in touch via the form on the Contact page.
To complement each picture, Polkadot Pictures & Framing has a wide choice of mounts in dozens of colours. The darker shades are particularly striking when double-mounted with a lighter colour, whilst mounts with a black core can add a dramatic effect to the picture.
If you are unsure of which colour to choose for the mount, see Picture Framing Suggestions - Choosing a Mount Colour for guidance. Polkadot Pictures & Framing will be happy to assist by making suggestions as to colours which will complement your picture.
Pictures for framing in a frame of your choice can be found in a variety of places, including art fairs and art exhibitions, charity shops, auction houses and on ebay. For tips on buying pictures for framing, go to Where to buy pictures to frame.
• Greetings cards can be made into an attractive picture . . .
Over 200 frame styles to choose from
The watercolour painting below was bought at a local art exhibition, and was mounted and framed by Polkadot Pictures & Framing.
Saturday 28th November
Lots of lovely pictures for sale on the Polkadot Pictures Leeds stand!
For details, see
PICTURE SALES & PICTURE FRAMING
Saturday 21st January
9am - 12.30pm
Collingham, nr Wetherby
Polkadot Pictures & Framing acquired this painting of a raggedy sheet as an unframed watercolour, for selling at one of Polkadot Pictures' art fairs. It was subsequently mounted and framed with the customer's own choice of colours.
Artist : Georgina English
• Certificates - if you or your child has passed an important exam or won a coveted prize, framing the certificate and giving it pride of place in your home is recognition of your achievement.
Polkadot Pictures & Framing was asked by a customer to frame this certificate with a double mount to complement the colour of the logos of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
An "exiled" Yorkshire couple asked Polkadot Pictures & Framing to frame this card of "Bronté country" as a memento of their happy times there.
• Paper memorabilila such as a treasured drawing by a grandchild or a keepsake from a special occasion such as a menu or a programme.
Polkadot Pictures & Framing specialises in framing paper products, such as the examples shown below:
Pictures & Framing also buys,
mounts and frames original contemporary paintings for sale at art and craft fairs.
GIFT VOUCHERS now available
Gift vouchers for amounts between £10-£60 can be bought and redeemed at any of the events attended by Polkadot Pictures & Framing. Vouchers can be redeemed either against pictures or bespoke framing.
Saturday 8th October
10am - 4pm
Town Hall, Wetherby
Artist : Judy Jones
Photographer : Paul Jenner Photography
Wetherby Town Hall
Saturday 3rd Dec
Sunday 11th Dec
Dickensian Christmas Market
Artist : Clare Rhodes
The pearl-coloured mount and pearlised frame suit the colours and soft-focus effect of this wedding photograph
• Photographs of special occasions deserve frames which complement the photograph . . .
• Original watercolour paintings and prints. See Where to buy pictures to frame for suggestions on how to find original pictures at an affordable cost.
Decorative art for the home need not be costly, as shown by the following types of picture framed by Polkadot Pictures & Framing.
Artist : Sandie Turner
This characterful dog picture was one of a pair of animal watercolours to be framed with a chrome frame.
The paintings were by local artist Sandie Turner. Her profile can be found on the Yorkshire Artists page, which features some of the local artists whose work has been framed by Polkadot Pictures & Framing.
To enhance each picture, Polkadot Pictures & Framing has a wide choice of mounts in dozens of colours. The darker shades are particularly striking when double-mounted with a lighter colour. See the following pages for a selection of the mount colours available:
Go to Examples of Sold Pictures to see the type of painting sold by Polkadot Pictures & Framing at art & craft events