Virtual Design Studio

November 10, 2016

Want to get an idea of what you might like?  Click the picture below and a new window will open with our Virtual Design Studio.  This tool allows you to…

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Art, Decor, Gift, Barrel

Shop online for fun art related gifts.

September 21, 2015

In addition to our online art and framing resource, shopthegreatframeupart.com, you can also visit our online store to shop for some of the great art and framing related gifts that…

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Artwork + Mats

November 15, 2018

Adding mats to your artwork intensifies the art by adding size, color and depth to what’s being portrayed. Matting adds more impact and enhances your artwork or photo, creating extra…

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Keeping those Vacation Memories Alive

October 18, 2018

There’s nothing like being able to get away together as a family. Unfortunately, we’re back to our daily lives shortly after returning from a vacation. Psychologists say that reminiscing about…

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2018 Saint Louis Art Fair

August 9, 2018

The Great Frame Up of Chesterfield is, once again, honored to be the Official Framers of the Saint Louis Art Fair presented by Centene Charitable Foundation!  Please join us at…

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Beautifying Your Walls

August 3, 2018

Has this ever happen to you?  You’re ready to update your decor and find yourself standing in the doorway of a room, tablet in hand, open to your “wall décor…

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Anatomy of a Frame

July 2, 2018

When crafting a quality custom frame, beauty is more than skin deep.  As sensational as your framed art will look on the wall, rest assured that we’ve incorporated a few…

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Designing Framed Artwork for Your Home

June 1, 2018

Don’t know where to start searching for art for your home?  Determining the proper image, size and placement of new artwork can sometimes seem intimidating. Here are some tips for…

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Diploma Framing

May 8, 2018

Congratulations! You’ve worked hard to earn your degree and you should be incredibly proud of your accomplishment.  Think about the time it took, the investment you made and how hard…

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Tips for Lighting Your Artwork

March 15, 2018

What’s the point of hanging great art in your home if you can’t actually see it? Glare, shadows, and uneven lighting all affect how a picture is viewed. Proper lighting…

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