This past year, we entered the PPFA’s annual print competition for the first time ever. This is a judged competition that begins at the local chapter level where we were honored to win First Place in the Carolinas Chapter competition and subsequently, the POPULAR CHOICE AWARD winner at the International Print Framing Competition, the result of voting by 4,600 peers and vendors who attended the PPFA’s annual conference! In this competition, every entrant is given the same print to frame, and work is judged for design, technique and adherence to strict preservation standards. Our entry, shown here, may be a little “over-the-top” for most...

We’re excited to present this line of innovative Lucite frames again!  We were one of the first frame shops in the country to offer these when they first came out several years ago, but sadly, the man who developed this process fell victim to the recession.  Recently, though, another small firm bought his equipment and process, and is again making them available.  We have had more fun framing with these than with anything in recent memory.  Bright colors, for sure…but these also offer some opportunities to do some very subtle, ultramodern frames in soft grey tones and even clear finishes.  The frames can even...

We’re excited to present this line of innovative Lucite frames again!  We were one of the first frame shops in the country to offer these when they first came out several years ago, but sadly, the man who developed this process fell victim to the recession.  Recently, though, another small firm bought his equipment and process, and is again making them available.  We have had more fun framing with these than with anything in recent memory.  Bright colors, for sure…but these also offer some opportunities to do some very subtle, ultramodern frames in soft grey tones and even clear finishes.  The frames can even...