If you are creative enough to create your own designs with antique touches and modern techniques then this blog will be very helpful for you. You can be a painter or you may have been a good photographer at some point of your life. When you are re-decorating your house then it is important for you that it should look good on your wall and the type of artwork which matches properly with your interior decoration. Look for your favourite photo which refreshes your old memories with your beloved, the thing which you have to do is that show some creativity make sure you use all your senses and creativity here, you just have to frame your old memories.
Collect all your old or new photographs, spread them on the mat and measure them one by one. You must be having plain paper at your home or you can cut the border form the cardboard because these will going to hold your photographs. You have to use mats because it gives your picture a more attractive look and also it gives finished and professional touch to your photos and pictures. Be careful while you are doing this because you have to take the proper measurement of the mat that how wide you want it. Always take the expected estimate of one-third to ¼ width it is the most shortest dimension of the photographs.
Once you have measured this size of mat and border now it’s time to take a good measurement of the pictures. You have to decide the exact width of the picture because it should fix in the border, if you want solid support to your photograph then you can use double mats with the good measurement of width and length. Give design to the inner and outer edges also make sure that it should be antique, don’t forget to equal the sides and make sure that it should be slightly smaller from the image.
Now it is the time to cut the outer edges of the mat. Do this when you are done with the measurement of the mat. Use knife or scissors to do it as because of this you can get the right finishing. While you are doing this make sure it should look professional and work even more professionally. Thinner mats are known as cardstock or paper and this material is easily cut by the scissors, cutters and knifes. While you are doing this make sure you take the good help of rulers, make a proper angle of the corners should be totally equally.
While you are done with all the steps given above, it’s time to place the photographs inside the border or mat. You have to be careful about the directions because you have to be careful, on the back side of the mat place the photographs facing down. While you have understood al the steps which is given you are going to secure while putting them in mat. There is advantage of putting them in the mat is that it is really very flexible