À la Carte framing

We provide solutions for existing frame jobs that need updating or repairing and are happy to help you out with your DIY project!   Cutting a mat: Any colour and any size is possible although we do stock white, black, grey and a neutral if you are in a hurry.  For us to properly choose […]

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Hanging Hardware

Yes.  We have it and yes you can have it too. Whether you just need to buy some hangers for your wall or have hanging hardware installed onto the back of your piece, we can help. Today this very large canvas came in.  It was purchased at a big box store and strangely, it hadn’t […]

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Frames are for stacking

Our client wanted something fun for this original painting bought while on vacation in the Caribbean. This is a stack of three separate components: a fillet, a yellow gloss high profile moulding and a black flat moulding. To give it a little something different, instead of stacking the yellow frame into the black, we designed […]

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Grandmothers Project

This was one case where the client bringing her own frame worked out.   In most cases, bringing your own frame to the design just makes everything more difficult, for sure in the design process and sometimes in the fitting and finishing stages. Why? Glad you asked.  Please read my next blog…coming soon. But back to this […]

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Oh Oh…Prints onto canvas

Can we do prints onto canvas?  Sure thing. In fact, we have an awesome out of house printing partner who we use for all of your digital printing needs. As well as prints onto canvas or onto acrylic, we can offer you prints onto photographic paper in a range of options: fine art, metallic, luster, […]

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It’s almost bikini…er, 2 piece bathing suit time!

Sometimes your walls want to wear a little something different.  For her waterfront property, our client had a fun idea of decorating with some vintage bathing suits.  She brought in 3 women’s suits that she bought on eBay.  The first was a one piece wool number that went into a pretty cool shadowbox design. But […]

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Spectacle spectacular

I am all for having appropriate and original artwork in your workspace, office or business. So I was most pleased when my optometrist’s office asked us to frame up some frames for them.  Although we finished up this project about a year and a half ago, I was just in as a patient and was […]

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KISS!!

If you are of a certain age, you remember wanting to Rock and Roll All Nite while flipping your cool feathered hockey hair to these guys.  I recall the boys in my class were crazy for KISS and loved to Shock Me with their impressions of I Was Made For Lovin’ You.  Although Beth and […]

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