Seabirds have been depicted in art within paintings of water and the coastline, representing their close relationship with mankind. Also known as marine birds, seabirds are winged creatures that have adapted to life within the marine environment. Associated with freedom and versatility, seabirds such as seagulls are symbolic of a dead sailor's soul, whilst a pelican is exemplary of mercy and self-sacrifice.
Gives the frame its character and provides the perfect setting for an artwork to be fully enjoyed.
Protects the artwork from dust and wilting so that it can be admired for many years.
Adds depth to an image and works with the moulding to enhance and protect the artwork.
Bonds to the artwork ensuring it is perfectly smooth and holds the whole frame together.
The artwork is carefully mounted in preparation for framing.