Learn About Military Posters - Sponsors
FRAMING MILITARY POSTER
your military poster collectibles is as important as learning
what IS and what IS NOT collectible. There
has been a lot of animosity between framers and collectors. We'll
try to help resolve some of the problems. Most
people choose to display their posters in glass frames. But before
you frame that collectible, there are some simple steps that you
Better framers are schooled and trained in how to preserve
paper and make it look pretty.Even though they have good intentions,
Framing a military collectible it is NOT the same as framing an
art print... When
a framer who is NOT familiar with movie posters sees a 'folded'
poster... the first thing they want to do is.....dry mount it.
before you give that GREAT collectible over to the framer ...
BE SURE THAT THEY ARE FAMILIAR WITH MILITARY POSTER FRAMING......
best way to make sure is......for YOU to be as knowledgeable as
possible. Remember, this is YOUR precious collectible that you
are trying to protect. To
help you become more knowledgeable, we have prepared 2 special
areas to help you. First,
we turned to professional archivest Sue Heim of
over 16 years, Sue has framed thousands of movie and military
posters for the top collectors in the country. She prepared a
very thorough article on the proper way to frame a poster.
PLEASE BE SURE TO READ THIS ARTICLE THOROUGHLY BEFORE HAVING YOUR
MILITARY POSTER FRAMED ... THEN
COME BACK FOR THE NEXT SECTION!!
HERE for Sue Heim's
PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT: THE REAL STORY BEHIND CONSERVATION
We've asked Sue to compile a list of the most asked questions
dealing with poster framing and her answers. We hope this helps
with your framing questions.