Chicago Cubs World Series 2016 8-Disc Collector's Edition Set from Shout! Factory

What is the best way to hang a litho?

There is more to Transformers than movies, cartoons, comics and toys. Discuss anything else Transformers here.

What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby Stormrider » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:38 pm

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
Just came back from Boston Comic Con with a couple autographed lithos. What is the best way to hang them? Do folks frame them? Insert them into plastic sleeves and tack the edge of the sleeves to the wall? Looking for suggestions.
Image
Stormrider
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8618
News Credits: 37
Joined: Tue Mar 14, 2006 6:24 am
Location: USA

Re: What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby alldarker » Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:43 am

Motto: "Vi Veri Veniversum Vivus Vici"
Weapon: Vibro-Force Gun
If they are nice enough for a prominent display, I'd say frame them. Ikea has quite a good selection in relatively cheap frames in lots of sizes.
You could of course put them in a plastic sleeve, but I'm sure that wouldn't look quite as nice.
I'm so meta, even this acronym...
User avatar
alldarker
Brainmaster
Posts: 1452
News Credits: 7
Joined: Fri Feb 10, 2006 6:37 pm
Location: Headquarters
Buy from alldarker on eBay
Strength: 10+
Intelligence: 10+
Speed: 10
Endurance: 7
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 6
Skill: 9

Re: What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby Stormrider » Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:09 pm

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
Thanks. I will take a look at Ikea. Any idea where to get more plastic sleeves in case I go that route. The prints are 11 x 17 I believe.
Image
Stormrider
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8618
News Credits: 37
Joined: Tue Mar 14, 2006 6:24 am
Location: USA

Re: What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby SJ21 » Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:44 am

Motto: "You don't know because you can't see me. Then you are dead."
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
On the wall is usually the best place to hang anything. HA!

Seriously though. I use the clear "floating" frames with black borders. That way they don't require any kind of backing or matting to put them into the frames.
Check out my collection!

the-sj21-collection-t96905.php
SJ21
Godmaster
Posts: 1550
Joined: Thu Oct 30, 2008 9:59 am
Location: Pennsylvania
Strength: ???
Intelligence: ???
Speed: ???
Endurance: ???
Rank: ???
Courage: ???
Firepower: 10
Skill: 10

Re: What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby MGrotusque » Thu Apr 26, 2012 11:36 pm

[quote="SJ21"]On the wall is usually the best place to hang anything. HA!


You stole my joke dammit.
Although not much of a joke mind you.....more of a quip. :-B
Image
User avatar
MGrotusque
Gestalt
Posts: 2489
Joined: Mon Aug 23, 2010 8:40 pm
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 5
Endurance: 7
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 9
Skill: 8

Re: What is the best way to hang a litho?

Postby Windsweeper » Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:17 am

To answer your question: vertically!

Sorry couldn't resist.
Windsweeper
Gestalt
Posts: 2210
Joined: Sat Nov 12, 2005 2:04 pm


Return to Transformers General Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

TRANSFORMERS 2007 MOVIE BLACKOUT VOYAGER Class FIGURE 100% COMPLETE - Time Remaining: 1 day 18 hours 55 minutes 5 seconds
Transformers Prime BUMBLEBEE RID  2012 complete nice deluxe class  415 - Time Remaining: 2 days 23 hours 28 minutes 31 seconds
Transformers Tracks MP-25 Masterpiece by Takara - Time Remaining: 1 day 19 hours 48 minutes 59 seconds
G1 TRANSFORMERS THUNDERCRACKER NO RUBSIGN AFA 70 SEALED 70/85/85 HASBRO 1984 - Time Remaining: 2 days 8 hours 5 minutes 2 seconds
NEW Playskool Heroes Transformers Rescue Bots High Tide Rescue Rig FREE SHIPPING - Time Remaining: 3 days 11 hours 5 minutes 10 seconds
Hasbro Transformers G1 Trypticon Platinum Edition NEW - Time Remaining: 2 days 9 hours 51 minutes 17 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-29 Shockwave Laserwave NEW - Time Remaining: 1 day 20 hours 13 minutes 57 seconds
Transformers MP-26 Masterpiece Road Rage by Takara - Time Remaining: 1 day 20 hours 15 minutes 55 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #160 - Grappling with Memory
Twincast / Podcast #160:
"Grappling with Memory"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
Website Security Test