How to Frame your Prints, Posters and Pictures

Be your own custom framer

Getting anything framed and up on your wall can be painful, confusing and expensive. You're either out hunting for a decent quality frame in just the right size, or paying 10x the cost of the art itself and waiting weeks with a custom frame shop.

Level Frames can help you custom frame your prints, posters and photos without leaving the house or breaking the bank.

First, let us know what you are framing by providing the dimensions of your artwork to the nearest 1/8".Next, you'll see your artwork represented onscreen and can preview different frame and mat combinations until you find the one that suits best. Use the controls to change the frame color, frame width, mat border and mat color. Your preview will update dynamically as you scroll through various options, and we can even suggest an optimal "Golden Ratio" configuration if you are unsure.

If you'd like to preview your print or poster inside the frame, click on "Upload an image to see how it looks" that you will see underneath the frame rendering.

The final frame is handcrafted and shipped to your door within a week. When it arrives, simply follow the instructions that we provide to insert your artwork and mount the frame on the wall using the included hardware.

Give it a try now and customize a frame to fit a 18" x 24" poster

Prefer that we frame for you?

If more convenient, we can frame your artwork in-house. Just reach out so that we can coordinate getting it to our framing studio, or note "Contact me for pickup" in the Special Instructions field at checkout. We offer complimentary art pickup across most of Manhattan, Brooklyn, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Chicago. Contact us via chat or email to see if you are covered by our messenger service.

Custom frame shop-quality frames

Our frames come in Maple or Walnut cut from FSC-certified, sustainably-harvested American lumber, available in a variety of custom finishes. Acid-free archival mats, UV blocking glaze and eco-friendly finishes protect your art and round out the gallery look. All materials are sourced domestically and selected based on their quality and sustainability.

Learn more about what goes into a Level frame, or check out actual photos and reviews from customers who have used Level for online custom framing.

Getting some new stuff up on the walls thanks to @levelframes + @mondotees + @dandanmccarthy #jurassicpark #bingo #dinoDNA
A photo posted by Mike Johnson (@animalslikeyou) on


--

Level offers custom framing online for any poster, print or photo. Let us know the dimensions of your artwork or upload your photo, and we'll handcraft a gallery-style frame to fit and ship it right to your door. Whether it's a 5″ x 7″ postcard or a 36″ x 24″ poster, Level can help you beautifully display it. Learn more about our frames.

Popular Articles

  1. ​5 Websites for Free Art, Images & Photos (to Print & Frame)
  2. Apps We Love: Google's PhotoScan
  3. Stand Out With These Special & Quick Framed Gift Ideas
  4. Your Guide to Creative Framed Wedding Gifts
  5. Tell Your Stories With Collage Picture Frames (Ideas Included)
  6. Photo Apps We Love: Prisma
  7. Oversize Prints and Frames
  8. 4 Reasons to Go with Custom Framing
  9. Introducing Level Accounts
  10. How to print and frame your pictures

Sign up for $15 off your first order and see how easy it is to frame with Level

Sign Up