I will hopefully turn this piece of burl into four picture frames! Come back soon to see the work in progress!
This handmade frame is hinged in the middle to connect the two book-matched burl pieces and to create a very unique picture frame.
Below is a picture frame holding a 2×3″ photo. The picture frame is made of maple burl wood which has beautiful character. My goal when making any frame is to let the natural beauty of the wood shine through as much as possible. Let me know what you think!
My name is Ryan, and I’m starting this blog to share my artwork with you all. I make handmade burl picture frames. Burl wood comes from abnormal growths on trees and is beautiful. Each piece is completely unique, and I try to do as little to take away from the natural beauty of the wood … More Hello world!