This walnut colored shadowbox picture frame moulding features a smooth, contemporary finish with the look of walnut wood grain. The width of this shadowbox profile is ¾”, and the rabbet depth is 1 ¾, making it ideal for deep items such as memorabilia and also original paintings on canvas that have been stretched on deep stretcher bars.
The feel of this frame is simple, and works with a variety of art themes and genres. Shadowbox items may include collectible plates, spoons, knives, seashells, butterflies, photos, books, jewelry, travel keepsakes, military pins, police badges, merit badges, keys, buttons, pine cones, and whatever you can imagine that has meaning and purpose in your life. To keep your design fresh, consider pairing multiple items together, such as photos with commemorative objects and a descriptive brass plate.
For original artwork on canvas, this deep frame is an ideal choice, but artists who reproduce their work in the form of giclee prints on canvas might appreciate the affordable price and value of using this walnut-colored shadowbox picture frame for a series of work in an upcoming art show.
Finally, don’t forget the option of framing small matted fine art prints in this walnut-colored shadowbox frame. The depth and simplicity of this frame are a nod to the gallery style of picture framing profiles, and the thickness provides a sense of substance and weight, potentially increasing the sense of value in an overall piece of art. Consider wide mats to offset then thin characteristic of the frame profile.