Aluminium Frames

Aluminium Frames the perfect solution for today’s contemporary interiors           Don’t be fooled in to thinking that aluminium frames are only available in a limited range of colours and styles best suited to an office environment. At Blackwater we offer a wide range of colour able to match the mood of […]

Turner – Classic Framing

Interest in JMW Turner has increased of late, undoubtedly due to both the film and the Late Turner exhibition at Tate Britain. For us at Blackwater Framing Studio Turner has always been one of our favourite artists, not just because of his brilliance, his use of colour, and his place in history as providing a […]

Kalighat Painting (Kalighat Pat)

This style of painting originated in the 19th century, in the area of the Kalighat Kali Temple, India. This distinctive style of painting originally depicted Hindu Gods and Goddesses and various mythological characters but developed to reflect a variety of themes. In the nineteenth century, the only school of painting that was flourishing in Bengal […]

Bewitching birthday present

One of our clients came in with this small witch figurine which (excuse pun) was bought as a present for someone whose birthday is today (Halloween).  Hope they like it ….. it was fun to do. If you have anything similar or are looking for inspiration – give us a call.

Holiday memories

Art-e-Facts This time of mist and mellow fruitfulness is also a time to think about framing those holiday pictures – I am not talking about your snapshots or the output of the cruise photographer, important that they maybe, but those maps, papyrus, ethnic canvases, batik, etc that seemed like a bargain at the time. It’s […]

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