Owl takes flight in funky moulding

I love it when we find a moulding that recreates a pattern in an artwork.  It’s almost like the moulding was made for that particular piece in mind and the result is spectacular. Our client brought in a limited edition print by artist  Ray Baptiste called “Grey Owl”. With native art, we generally keep the design pretty simple. […]

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Cherished Artworks Updated

We see a good lot of lovely artworks in outdated framing. Many of these pieces are inherited from a parent, grandparent or other dear family member and they bring back fond memories. The problem with old artworks, though, is that they were framed years ago… before the framing industry had such wonderful products as acid free mats […]

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A Unique Frame for a Unique Artwork

This piece was something we hadn’t seen before.  It measures roughly 39 1/2″  square and is made out of wood. Handmade by a family (father, mother and their small daughter) in a small shop in the town of  Tulum, Mexico, this piece took about 2 weeks to make and is most intricate. Our client tells us […]

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Indonesian Silk Batik

  For several years, one of our clients lived and worked in Indonesia for the UN.  During his time there, he and his wife acquired several lovely artworks, one being this very large and very beautiful silk batik. Now making their home again in Canada, they wanted to have it framed and hung on their wall so […]

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