More New Mouldings!

As usual, we have some new corner samples to share with you. First we have a new Line from Larson Juhl, Linea. It's wavy lined texture allows just a bit of sparkle to shine through......
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Shell Collection for Johanna

Johanna came in with a question: what can you do with a WHOLE LOT of shells? We decided on a shadowbox with a scientific collection look. Johanna went home and did research, coming back with names for all of the types of shells......
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Mixed Media Collage for Sally

Sally is a friend of my father's and a member of the Reston Philosophers. she came in for a group photo I took of the Philosophers but came out with another piece as well: My daughter, Beth, made this collage for me for Mother's Day......
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We’ve Survived 10 Years!

Happy anniversary to us! 10 years as of June 4th and still going strong! But we couldn't have done it without dedicated customers like you!! Thank you so much!! We have also been awarded Best of NoVa by Northern Virginia Magazine and are very grateful to all who voted for us!...
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New Mouldings

We have 2 exciting new lines to show you. First, the CR2 line from Larson Juhl. These pieces are actual stainless steel over wood composite to match your kitchen and laundry room appliances!......
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Antique Map for George

George brought us an antique map handed down from his father that needed some TLC. It was attached with masking tape to an acidic matboard with cardboard behind it. It had 'repairs' done at some point which caused......
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More New Samples!

In the last newsletter I told you that I went crazy ordering new corner samples at the National Convention. Well, they're here! Everything new has arrived and we are working at redoing the walls with all of these new options included......
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Shadowboxes for Paula

Paula brought in a faded out ready-made shadowbox with her father's war medals haphazardly placed in them and asked us to make a change along with a set of keys from her now sold childhood home......
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Went Wild at the Convention!

If you know me, you know how much I love new frames. I always have WAY too many corner samples! Well, the Framing convention I went to at the end of January was like a candy store to me! I have new samples coming from several companies......
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Special Matting for Jeanne

Jeanne and her husband came in with a very stunning piece they brought back from South Africa and they needed very unique framing for it: Our safari guide in South Africa is also an artist. We knew we had to do something special with this very special piece......
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