The idea of having artwork expertly framed sometimes causes a sense of intimidation among artists. Thoughts run from 'Custom framing is very costly!" to "Why hire someone when I can do it on my own?" If you are competent enough, you are free to do it; however, if you are unsure, teaming with a professional framer is an ideal move towards enhancing and safeguarding your piece of art. This article explores some of the advantages you stand to benefit from by teaming with an expert framer.