THE LEADERS Hertfordshire No1 Framers of reference
CREATIVE FRAMING SOLUTIONS SINCE 1984
We have been providing Creative picture framing solutions for over 36 years. We understand the importance of making the right choice and the service to complete your framing needs. We are here to guide you through every step and advise you on how best to protect your artwork from being damaged or fading by blocking direct and indirect sunlight. We recommend using top-quality Tru Vue Museum Glass ® anti-reflective to fully protect your valuable art or painting from 99% of UV light rays to ensure safety in any room.
Contact FREE framing solutions for ongoing advice and estimate.
All orders that require the highest care and attention, are completed in our workshop based in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Over the year we have served clients covering the areas around Hertfordshire Hitchin, Letchworth, St Albans, Welwyn Garden City, Stevenage, Knebworth, Royston, new develops around Fairfield Park, Stotfold, Bedford, Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Middlesex London areas, Kent, Surrey, and Hampshire, as satisfied clients that regularly continue to use our services.
(We offer our services via Zoom chat or home collection & delivery services. Kindly telephone the gallery on (01462) 677455 to book an appointment for either our art consultancy, framing & art restoration services. We look forward to assisting you with your inquiry and welcoming you back soon, Stay safe & well.) For more info
ART IS TOO IMPORTANT .., NOT TO SHARE…,
CREATIVE FRAMING SOLUTION We provide our clients with a creative framing solution with handmade custom frames.
Our conservation framing services include framing original artworks:
painting as oils, watercolours, pastel to pencil sketch drawings;
We also mount and picture frames collectable as collectors of limited edition prints, photographs, awards, and certificates.
3D Framing – For that unique collectable Memorabilia, signed Sports shirts, plates, coins, or a family Medal collection, we would individually mount and frame using a presentation box-frames design, and select picture frame profiles will best complement each item.
Stretching & mounting of tapestries, cross-stitch, canvas paintings & papyrus framing;
Oversize Bespoke Framing We can handle large artwork – Gallery client: Mr & Mrs Covington return from their holidays in Egypt with a large papyrus – a modern image of the Pyramids at night. We completed our framing service using 70mm flat natural wood profile custom stained to match their papyrus, protected and preserve behind Perspex glass with the final frame measuring 230cm x 130cm (6ft 10″ x 3ft 10″) weight 22kgs, after framing, we completed our services with our hanging service, by fitting into their lounge. Talk to the experts with all your framing requirements
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Art Display & Design installation
Drawing on many years of experience, advice on all aspects of placing your art, such as stand or plinth for a sculpture to specialist hanging systems or lighting for optimum enjoyment of your artwork.
To improve the value of art our specialist consultants will advise how best to restore an old, damaged, or poorly maintain painting, includes a free quotation. We also make a home visit, call us today to make an appointment for our specialist to come and see you.
It is essential to be aware of the current market and replacement values in a time of ever-changing prices for works of art. With over 36 years of experience in the International Art market, we also offer a valuation service for private clients, the public, and corporates.
We provide valuation as written reports valuations for Insurance, Probate, Family Division, and Marketing purposes. A picture is damaged, lost, or stolen, and an up-to-date impartial estimate will be required.
Art for Offices & Homes
Offices, Hospitals & Hotels are now recognizing the importance of Art in providing a good impression to visitors and improving employees’ working environment. Private clients & New & first-time Art buyers wanting to display their unique Art within their Home environment.
In response to this, we have been offering Art for Offices & Homes, sourcing and framing artworks to compliment interiors, and have continued to develop successful relationships with several businesses and private clients, both locally and further afield.
All work is craftsmen hand-framed locally in our workshop and can be supplied with security fittings if required.
We offer a FREE CONSULTATION SERVICE, whereby a member of staff will come to your premises and advise you and if needed, and we will also deliver and hang the work for you.
- Caring for Art March issue Art magazine 2020
Our List of Commercial and Corporate clients include:
ADEPT SCIENTIFIC PLC; ASHE Construction; COOK (UK) & EUROPE, RANK XEROX; OAKLEY(UK) LTD; AUTOGLM; SHOWCARD GROUP; WILLMOTT DIXON; WHEATLEY HOMES LTD;
NORTON WAY (HONDA); AIMNS; CONAMAR BUILDING SERVICES; HSBC BANK; ZEUS GREEK RESTAURANT; BENCHMARKS; MOUNTAINHEATH; NORTH HERTFORDSHIRE DISTRICT COUNCIL;
HEWDEN STUART PLC; GARDEN HOUSE HOSPICE; HOWARD COTTAGE; JCA ENGINEERING LTD; BROADWAY CINEMA; THE RICHARD KLEINWORT CONSULTANCY GROUP- LONDON;
SIBISA – LONDON; DUCKWORTH & KENT LTD.
Call us NOW on TEL:(01462) 677455 International TEL: +44 (01462) 677455
ICAS – Vilas Fine Art
Correspondence address 8/10 Leys Avenue, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire SG6 3EU, UK